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Three Arrested and Drugs Seized Rugby and Man Jailed Following Seizure of Heroin In Rugby Three people have been arrested and drugs seized after officers stopped a vehicle in Rugby yesterday (Tuesday, 4 August) Officers from Rugby’s Proactive CID team were out on patrol yesterday afternoon when they received intelligence to suggest a vehicle was […]

A Rugby area pub has been forced to close its doors as one of its customers tested positive for the Corona Virus. The Raven in Brinklow, Rugby, announced it would close with immediate effect on Monday (August 3) after receiving the news. All recent customers are being contacted and urged to book themselves in for […]

Warwickshire Police Community Information Bulletin Edition 1 The first of a new Warwickshire Police twice weekly bulletin that will include recent incidents and good news stories across Warwickshire. If you have any information that could help the police with any of the incidents listed below, including possible CCTV footage, please call Warwickshire Police on 101 quoting […]

            Man Charged With Murder Over Rugby Fire Death A man will appear in court charged with murder after a child died following a house fire in Rugby in 2018. Aaron Medcraft was arrested shortly after the fire in Wentworth Road, Rugby on 15 November 2018.Three children and a woman […]

With pubs across the country once again open, local MP Mark Pawsey was invited to the Fighting Cocks pub in Bilton to find out how the pub trade has adapted to the coronavirus outbreak. Pubs were able to reopen their doors on July 4th 2020, following the Government guidance on track-and-trace and social distancing. Many […]

Local MP Mark Pawsey has welcomed the announcement from the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government of a £2 million investment to deliver a new 52-bed care home, and 78 specifically designed apartments in the centre of Rugby. To be developed on the site of the old Herbert Gray college, Caldecott Square will bring […]

Arrest In Connection With Series of Burglaries In Rugby Area Officers investigating a series of burglaries and theft offences have arrested a man. The first incident occurred in Cawston on 16 January. A man forced entry to a garage and stole tools. On 6 April, a man walked into a shop in Scholar’s Drive, Rugby […]

Four wickets for Jake Quinney set Willoughby on their way to make it three wins from as many starts in the Northamptonshire Cricket League with a hard fought Division 6 victory at Thrapston Town.

Matthew Checkley, of Royal Court, Rounds Gardens, Rugby, was jailed for ten months and banned from driving for two years and five months. Checkley (35) pleaded guilty to dangerous driving, having no licence or insurance, and driving with excess drugs in his system.

Four Men Arrested In Connection With Rugby Stabbing Four men have been arrested after an 18-year-old man suffered a stab wound to his chest during an incident in Rugby yesterday evening. Officers initially responded to a report of violent disorder outside the shops in Church Street at around 4.40pm. A short time later, the injured […]




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