Rugby Radio Newsdesk, Author at Rugby and Daventry Radio Station            

Until now Rutland may only have held claim to being England’s smallest county and birthplace to the fabled band, The Rutles but now it can rightly be called the home of the nation’s natural successors to Depeche Mode. Centre Excuse have cultivated their electronic-rock hybrid over the last ten years, honing their song-writing skills until […]

Three areas of policing are set to see increased focus across the county as a direct result of the extra resources provided by increased Council Tax funding, Warwickshire Police and the Police and Crime Commissioner, Philip Seccombe, have confirmed.  The news comes as part of the Commissioner’s commitment to use the Police Precept increase to […]

Volunteers who help ensure the welfare of people brought into police custody in Warwickshire have turned to technology to ensure that their vital checks can still take place while continuing to observe appropriate social distancing rules during the Covid-19 outbreak. In what is thought to be a first in the region, members of the Independent […]

A warrant was recently executed in Birmingham as part of our Operation Hillman investigations into the illegal slaughter and theft of sheep. The warrant was executed at a residential property in Birmingham following our successful application at Coventry Magistrates’ Court. With the help of PC Rachel Smith from Rugby Police, PS Robert Shaw, PC Andy […]

Warwickshire Police would like to thank the public for their ongoing support and commitment in continuing to follow Government guidance around staying at home and maintaining social distancing to prevent the spread of CoVID-19. The force continues to work with Government and partners to help keep the communities of Warwickshire safe, and with warmer weather […]

The COVID-19 pandemic has seen all of us retreat into our homes to stay safe with our family and loved ones. However, for those suffering from domestic abuse, staying at home is as worrying as catching the virus itself. The message from all agencies working to combat domestic abuse in Warwickshire is that no one […]

Three men have been sentenced for three fuel thefts at the weekend following some great partnership working with Northamptonshire Police.Patrick Ward, aged 31 and Jonathon Ward, aged 24, both of Slapton Road, Leighton Buzzard, and a 30-year-old who cannot be named for legal reasons, all appeared at Coventry Magistrates’ Court on Monday 30th March.On Saturday (28th […]

Voucher scheme will ensure pupils across Rugby and Bulkington still get nutritious meals whilst they stay at home. Children across Rugby and Bulkington who are eligible for free school meals will benefit from a national voucher scheme allowing them to continue to access healthy meals whilst they stay at home during the Covid-19 coronavirus outbreak. […]

Another incident of Illegal Butchery has been reported, this time in a field off Lutterworth Road, Brinklow. The incident is comes at the same time a similar incident was reported 4 miles up the road in Ansty and further to this incident in Ansty earlier in the year. So today I received a text from […]

Some time between 10.00 hrs on the 29/3/20 and 16.00 hrs 30/3/20, possibly during the night/early hours of the morning, unknown offender(s)have entered a field next to the Main Road, Ansty and taken 4 young ewes.  If you saw anyone or a vehicle acting suspiciously in the area or have any information that could help the […]




 Welcome to the Daventry Radio Player. Click on the play button (Triangle) to listen to Daventry Radio