Warwickshire

Biker suffers life-changing injuries after collision with a van

A biker has suffered life changing injuries following a collision with a van near Nuneaton.<p>The man, who has not been identified but is 26-years-old, …

England

Bank Holiday weather: What to expect in Coventry, Warwickshire and beyond

Next weekend is a Bank Holiday, and with many people off for an extra day, it is the perfect opportunity to get out and about.<p>But before you do, it …

North Atlantic

Teenage driver led police on chase through Coventry and Warwickshire

A teenager who led police on a chase through Coventry and surrounding villages has avoided going to prison.<p>Justin Paul Scott-Horscroft, 18, was …

Judiciary

Competition to find the best land art along the Warwickshire stage of the OVO Energy Tour of Britain

A competition has been launched to find the best and most eye-catching land art along the Warwickshire stage of the UK’s most prestigious cycle …

Tour de France

Phrases Coventry and Warwickshire gave the world

Language evolves quickly and new words and phrases are continually being invented or introduced.<p>Given the social media age we live in that’s no great …

William Shakespeare

MTC sponsors Small Business of the Year at Coventry Telegraph Business Awards

Manufacturing Technology Centre (MTC) has announced its sponsorship of the Small Business of the Year gong at this year’s Coventry Telegraph Business …

Small Business

Farmer whose arm was torn off by machinery urges air ambulance support

A farmer who had his arm ripped off by a piece of his own machinery urging people to support their air ambulance charity that saved his life.<p>Jim …

Air Ambulance

Firefighters gearing up for Nuneaton open day - with prosecco and gin bar!

Firefighters in Nuneaton are once again preparing to host the biggest open day in Warwickshire - and hope this year will be the best in its three …

Fire Fighting

The top places to have afternoon tea in Coventry and Warwickshire

If you want a taste of the royal life, then head out for some Afternoon Tea!<p>The concept was first introduced by Anna, the seventh Duchess of Bedford, …

England

Rashid talks continue as Yorkshire seal Poysden deal

Yorkshire have announced the signing of Warwickshire legspinner Josh Poysden on a three-year deal but have stressed that they are still trying to …

Adil Rashid

Surrey set to sign Jordan Clark from Lancashire

Surrey are set to win the race for Lancashire all-rounder Jordan Clark and make him their second acquisition for the 2019 season.<p>After signing Liam …

Top 10

Club hosts top-flight bowlers in prestigious national competition

WINDLE Bowling Club hosted a prestigious national competition at the weekend.<p>The British Crown Green Ladies Bowling Association Dorothy Piearce …

St Helens

Jordan Clark set for Surrey move as county seek allrounder cover

Surrey are expected to sign Lancashire allrounder Jordan Clark.<p>Clark, who has been with Lancashire for a decade, is a hard-hitting batsman and strong …

Sam Curran

Pedestrian killed in lorry crash in Warwickshire

A man has died after being struck by a lorry in Warwickshire in the early hours of the morning.<p>Both police and ambulance crews were called to the …

England

Shop staff robbed by meat cleaver gang in Warwickshire

Armed robbers wielding a meat cleaver carried out an early morning raid on a county shop.<p>Warwickshire Police were called to the One Stop Convenience …

England

School café is open for business - and to boost students' job prospects

Students at a Exhall Grange Specialist School in Coventry have opened a new café to help improve their job prospects.<p>Café Grange is now open for …

Disability

Ben Stokes rejoins England squad for third Test against India after being cleared of affray

Ben Stokes will join the England squad for the third Test against India at Trent Bridge, the England and Wales Cricket Board has announced.<p>The …

Judiciary

NFU Mutual Stoneleigh announced as category sponsor of Coventry Telegraph Business Awards 2018

NFU Mutal Stoneleigh has been announced as a category sponsor at this year's Coventry Telegraph Business Awards.<p>Winners of the Which? Award for …

CSR

Minecraft game shows what Kenilworth Castle used to look like

Kenilworth Castle has been restored to its former glory - thanks to the computer game Minecraft.<p>English Heritage commissioned experts in the popular …

Queen Elizabeth II

Brave Warwickshire bride lets groom shave her head after tying the knot

This is the moment a brave Warwickshire newlywed let her groom shave her head after tying the knot.<p>Gemma Hiatt turned her big day into a big …

Cancer

Revealed: Most likely age group to be admitted to hospital after being stabbed in Coventry

A third of people admitted to hospital in Coventry after being stabbed last year were aged 20 to 29.<p>Exactly a third (14) of the 42 people admitted to …

Crime

Teenager shot in late night attack in Coventry

A teenager was taken to hospital after being shot in Coventry.<p>Paramedics were called to an address in Hornsey Close, Henley Green, at around 11pm on …

Coventry

The Midlands Business Network joins MTC as sponsor of Coventry Telegraph Business Awards 2018

The Midlands Business Network is the latest company to be announced as a sponsor of our Business Awards, taking place on Tuesday, September 25 at …

Midlands

This is why police had to close the M40 today

The M40 was closed in both directions for almost an hour this morning due to a police incident.<p>Warwickshire Police have now confirmed that they …

Emergency Medicine

Tim Ambrose: Warwickshire wicketkeeper signs new deal

<b>Warwickshire wicketkeeper Tim Ambrose has signed a one-year contract extension to remain at Edgbaston until the end of the 2019 season.</b><p>Ambrose, 35, joined the Bears from Sussex in 2006 and has made 172 first class appearances for Warwickshire.<p>He also played 11 Tests, five one-day internationals and …

English Cricket

Slim your Bin recycling heroes help boost Myton Hospice coffers

The Myton Hospices has been handed a £650 donation on behalf of residents taking part in Warwickshire County Council’s Slim Your Bin campaign.<p>The …

England

The 2018 school holiday dates for Coventry and Warwickshire

The summer holidays are here.<p>We've listed the rest of the school term dates for the 2017/18 academic year and also for next year to help you plan …

England

Homeless people on the rise across Nuneaton and Bedworth

Numbers of people who are sleeping rough on the streets of Nuneaton and Bedworth is on the rise.<p>There has been a 25 per cent rise in the number of …

Homelessness

How £20 helped to save a choking baby's life

A £20 mini first aid class proved to be priceless for a Nuneaton mum after her newly acquired skills literally saved the life of her choking …

First Aid

Rescuers say farewell to hero hound

The dog team at Warwickshire Search and Rescue has said farewell to a stalwart search dog.<p>Merry, a five-year-old German Shepherd, will retire from …

Fundraising