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Child sexual abuse image crimes rise by 20 per cent in Warwickshire

More than 450 offences where child abuse images were collected and distributed, were logged by the force in 2022/23 according to Freedom of Information data.

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Fraudsters con over £450,000 out of Warwickshire residents

Police in the county have arrested seven people and interviewed a further 11 under caution in connection to a series of fraud cases

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A tribute to Leamington man Graham Hudson - a king in the car repairs business

Graham, the managing director of the Ladbroke Motor Group, died aged 87 recently. He started his business, aged just 20, in a barn opposite his childhood home in Stockton.

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Moon Safari gets a 21st century makeover

Air's seminal debut album celebrated its 25th anniversary last year.

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Parts of a mysterious altarpiece reunited for Compton Verney exhibtion

Around the year 1515, at the height of the German Renaissance, a mysterious altarpiece was created in the region of Franconia, now part of modern Bavaria.

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Vape shop owner named and fined after ignoring pleas to stop selling illegal items

He has branches in Nuneaton, Kenilworth, Leamington Spa and Warwick

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Talks about the women who made Shakespeare coming to New Place in Stratford

The After Hours Talks, running from Friday March 15, will explore the women who made Shakespeare with a host of experts.

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Popular food and music event will take place in Leamington throughout spring and summer

Arches Day, at The Old Town Railway Arches, is a free event which includes a line-up of live musicians and DJ sets as well as street food supplied by Nicos Pizza and Warwick Street Kitchen.

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R&Co goes from strength to strength

The Leamington communications agency has followed a record year of growth in 2023 with two major contracts to start the new year.

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Police call for witnesses to alleged racial abuse on Leamington bus

The man got on the number 1 bus outside Tesco on the Parade at around 11pm on Wednesday February 28.

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FOOTBALL - Cobourne scores injury time equaliser as Racing Club Warwick held by St Neots

Cobourne's fine goal from 20-yards out rescued a point for the Racers after Rhys Thorpe's early header put St Neots ahead at Kester Way.

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End of the road for Kenilworth funfair

Warwick District Council decided to no longer allow the funfair, which is part of Kenilworth’s annual summer carnival, to take place on Abbey Fields.

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Doctor who worked in Warwickshire hospital convicted of downloading ‘horrific’ child abuse images

Sharmake Abdulahi Maxamed was found in possession of over 50 indecent images and videos of children as young as five

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Double the treat for Warwickshire history buffs

The talks, held at Aylesford School in Warwick on Tuesday March 19, will be on two contrasting subjects.

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Property Focus: Take a look inside this £1.2millon Regency town house in Leamington

This photo gallery takes a look at the modern home set over six levels.

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Warwickshire charity calls for budget to help older people struggling with cost-of-living crisis

Age UK Coventry and Warwickshire has asked the region’s MPs to urge Chancellor Jeremy Hunt to simplify benefits for the elderly in his spring budget

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Career opportunities behind the scenes

Local cultural organisations are taking part in BBC’s Bring The Drama Festival.

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Warwick & Kenilworth Choral Society perform Mendelssohn’s Elija

The concert is at Kenilworth's St Nicholas Church on Saturday March 23

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South Warwickshire countryside stars in new film

All Roads Lead to Home, made by Rugby-based filmmaker Darren Scott, was shot around his home county before filming finished in Wales.

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Local firm that works with Nike is hiring workers after securing two six-figure contracts

Yellow Panther, which provides cutting-edge websites, mobile apps and e-commerce platforms, works with big names such as Universal Tennis and Somerset County Cricket Club