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The Corona Pandemic has affected us all in one form or another, including your local community radio station, Rugby And Daventry RADio. As you will likely know, we are ran entirely by volunteers and to date have enjoyed sponsorship from local companies. However with the lock down in place some of those companies have rightly […]

Prince William has enjoyed a pint at his local pub and asked the landlords if they are worried about people “getting a bit out of hand”, as bars and restaurants prepare to reopen for the first time in three months.,first%20time%20in%20three%20months.

Saturday 4th July represents a significant step in the transition back into some kind of normality as pubs are allowed to open their doors and welcome customers with, socially distanced, open arms! Local pub operator Merlin Griffiths of The Maltsters in Badby has taken to Twitter to outline what you can expect from pubs across […]

A community intelligence lead warrant was executed this morning at Cunningham Way, Rugby by your Safer Neighbourhood Team. A large quantity of cannabis was recovered and an arrest made. Incident 62 of 3/7/20 refers.

Fresh from sending heads spinning with their last single, Upside Down, Lui Krieg and the Alchemysts of Sound return with another track packed with urgency and power, Spirit Rise! Combining Lui’s utterly unique mix of classic rock, spirituality and mysticism, it’s the perfect introduction to a front man reverentially dubbed, “The Crystal King” and a […]

Israel Nkeki has already lived a life which could be made into 100 films but he has chosen music to tell his story, which sees his journey from leaving his polygamous father in Nigeria to a life on the streets and a term in prison to his eventual redemption as an emerging singer and songwriter. […]

Detectives investigating a racially aggravated road rage incident in Long Buckby are appealing for witnesses. The incident happened in East Street just after 10.15pm on Wednesday, July 1 following a damage only road traffic collision. When the victim stopped to exchange details, the driver in the other car got out and hurled racial abuse at […]

People returning to England after trips to Spain, France, Italy and Germany will no longer have to self-isolate from 10 July.

Global is the parent company of many well-known radio stations including Capital which took over from Rugby FM. Staff at Global have been told about major restructuring and job losses as a result of the coronavirus pandemic. In an email to staff, Founder and Executive President Ashley Tabor and Group CEO Stephen Miron said: “I’m […]

A young family have expressed their delight after having free central heating installed thanks to the Warm Homes Fund. Miles and Hannah Priestley were struggling to heat their Brixworth home with electric storage heaters, which left their house too hot during the day and too cold at night. But the young couple and their 10-month-old […]


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