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A Rugby Rotary Club centenary project to upgrade a section of the Great Central Way, has been recognised with a national award. The Rotary Club’s work, in conjunction with Rugby Borough Council and Warwickshire Wildlife Trust, to upgrade the section of the former railway line has received the Rotary Club of Great Britain and Ireland […]

Willoughby Cricket Club’s midweek teams encountered differing fortunes in close games on Wednesday as they returned to Rugby and District League (RDCL) fixtures.

A century from Michael Deery helped Willoughby’s Saturday second string get their Northants Cricket League season off to a flying start.

A Coventry charity that supports vulnerable, elderly members of the community has received a donation of £10,000 from the Amazon teams in Coventry and Rugby. The donation was made after a member of the Amazon team nominated Good Neighbours Coventry to benefit from a special COVID-19 initiative as part of Amazon’s programme to support the communities around its UK operating locations. Good Neighbours Coventry provides support, […]

THE owners of a family-run cidery in Warwickshire have unveiled plans for the expansion after a hugely successful crowdfunding campaign exceeded their targets by more than 400%. Jolyon and Charlotte Olivier are growing their award-winning Napton Cidery after selling more than £170k worth of shares in just two months. The couple launched a £40k campaign […]

Willoughby Cricket Club will head into the start of their league seasons in confident mood after recording a fifth successive victory on Sunday with success over Monks Kirby. With the Rugby and District Cricket League (RDCL) and Northants Cricket League (NCL) campaigns getting underway on Wednesday and Saturday respectively this week, it was another useful […]

The personal story of two Rugby entrepreneurs are among those featured in a new book released celebrating inspirational female achievers. Abbi Head has been forced to overcome a lot of personal demons to mark out her place as the respected public speaker and businesswoman she is today. It’s a journey that has taken the former […]

Willoughby Cricket Club’s preparations for upcoming league action continue to show promise after two victories over the weekend made it four wins from four starts.

The Amazon fulfilment centre in Rugby has made a £1,000 donation to a charity for premature and sick babies. Bliss is the leading charity in the UK for premature or sick babies. The charity supports families in the West Midlands and across the UK that have babies in neonatal care and aims to ensure that premature or sick babies have […]

The Rotary Clubs in Warwickshire are getting behind a new, national event to help more people find volunteering opportunities and build a legacy of generosity and community from the pandemic. Volunteer Expo Online, which is being hosted by Rotary in Great Britain and Ireland, is taking place virtually on 7th and 8th May. The free […]




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