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Record number of new wild swimming spots get the go ahead

Dozens of new wild swimming spots in England are being designated as bathing waters ahead of the summer and will immediately benefit from regular water quality.

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Leamington supercentenarian takes part in research into the ageing process

Leamington supercentenarian John Farringdon has taken part in a biological study into the ageing process.

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Myton School in Warwick evacuated following threat

All of the students at the school were "out of building and safe", Warwickshire Police said.

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Celebrate nature during National Nature Reserves Week

Events taking place during National Nature Reserves Week showcase the benefits that National Nature Reserves bring to nature and people...

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Jephson Gardens-inspired floral display headed for Chelsea

The Sarah Horne Academy in Leamington has secured one of just ten coveted spots in the prestigious 'Floral Creations' section at this year’s RHS Chelsea Flower Show.

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Villagers launch petition against large solar farm on the outskirts of Leamington

A group of villagers in Radford Semele have launched a petition against plans to build a large solar farm on the outskirts of Leamington.

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PLACES TO VISIT THIS SUMMER: Top filming locations from the hit show Bridgerton

Four years since its first season launched on Netflix in 2020, Bridgerton is once again the TV series on everyone’s lips...

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New Leamington mayor to champion diabetes charity

Coun Judith Clarke received the mayoral chain from out-going mayor Coun Alan Boad at an official ceremony at Leamington Town Council's annual meeting.

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FOOTBALL - Leamington discover league allocation for 2024/25 season

The Brakes clinched promotion back to the National League North at the first attempt with a 1-0 victory away at AFC Telford United in the Southern League Premier Central play-off final.

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Stratford teenager arrested following two incidents with a pen knife

The arrest comes after a report of an assault in Stratford town centre on Tuesday May 14 and a sexual assault which took place at Shottery Fields Park later tha

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Commonwealth bowls medalists make a return visit to Leamington

Gold Commonwealth medalist Nick Brett took part in the England Trials at Leamington Bowls Club in Archery Road on Saturday May 18.

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Warwickshire residents urged to be kind to shopkeepers

The national #Shopkind campaign is coordinated by the Association of Convenience Store on the behalf of the Home Office and is supported by major high street re

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Property Focus: Take a look at this stunning Georgian home in Leamington up for sale for the first time in 20 years

A stunning Georgian home in Leamington has been up for sale for the first time in 20 years.

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Mallory Court Hotel in Leamington officially one of the best places to work in the UK

The Mallory Court Hotel and Spa - which is part of the Eden Hotel Collection - featured in the top 30 of The Caterer Best Places To Work in Hospitality 2024 survey.

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Could you be the UK's best excavator operator? If so, you could win a trip to Las Vegas...

British machinery giant JCB is looking for an operator with the X Factor during the JCB UK Operator Challenge...

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Age UK petition calls for the keeping of offline routes to everyday services

There is a rapid increase in public services moving towards a completely digital landscape, which makes it progressively difficult or impossible for those witho

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New bus services for Warwickshire announced

Changes include new evening services to support the county’s nighttime economy, and measures to ensure buses turn up on time

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Reader's photo: Eurovision screening brings big crowd to Leamington park

Leamington Courier reader Hamish Corfield has sent in this fabulous aerial photo he took of the large crowd which came to the Pump Room Gardens in the town to watch the screening of the Eurovision Song Contest 2024 last weekend

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Treasured pet cats to be safer as microchipping deadline approaches on 10 June

Mandatory microchipping of cats will help reunite thousands of lost or stray pets every year...

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MUAY THAI - Leamington's Myles Mouzakitis to fight for British title in hometown next month

The 22-year-old wants to create his own legacy in the sport after brother George won a world title last year while his dad Sam has over 30 years Muay Thai experience.