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Application approved for new houses in Grendon

Posted: 04.08.21 by Elle Renee Morgan Local News



Nine extra houses are to be added to a housing development in Grendon after councillors were told there was a demand for smaller properties. The am...

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Councillors have given the "thumbs-up" to a new car park in Hartshill

Posted: 04.08.21 by David Lawrence - Local Democracy Reporter Local News



Councillors have given the thumbs up to a new Hartshill car park, saying that it will make a huge difference to the area. But the scheme, at the ba...

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Signed copy of Mancetter-based book free with high tea, at The Saddlery in Atherstone throughout August

Posted: 03.08.21 by Elle Renée Morgan Local News



The Saddlery tea rooms in Atherstone have partnered up with a local author, in order to offer an exciting signed copy of a book on Warwickshire walks....

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Atherstone Council hosts community event on Sunday 8 August to thank COVID-19 volunteers

Posted: 03.08.21 by Elle Renée Morgan Local News



Ratcliffe Road's Sports Club - specifically, the cricket ground - will host a 'Thankyou' community event from Atherstone Town Council on S...

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Local artist Mollie Betteridge partners with Squidgebox, a gift-box company

Posted: 03.08.21 by Elle Renée Morgan Local News



When Mollie Betteridge, of Sheepy Magna, sadly lost her 12-year-old dog in February 2020, she knew that she wanted to preserve the memories in some wa...

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All's wool that ends wool: The story of a local business, Sheepy Interiors

Posted: 02.08.21 by Elle Renée Morgan Local News



When Joanne Betteridge used to go to shows at the NEC showing furnishings and decor products, she never dreamed that she would one day be opening her ...

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Talented local artist Bethany Coopey uses themes of nostalgia to capture Warwickshire spots

Posted: 31.07.21 by Elle Renée Morgan Local News



Bethany Coopey is a first-year Fine Art student at De Montfort University, whose work already resembles that of veteran and well-established artists. ...

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UP CLOSE: Atherstone StoneFest poet, who was reviewed in The Guardian, will take the Coventry City of Culture by storm

Posted: 31.07.21 by Cloe Grampa  Local News



Poet and performer Emilie Lauren Jones, who ran and performed at the open mic night Atherstone StoneFest, is participating in the launch of the Covent...

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Local author Erin Green, on writing books set in Atherstone's Market Square

Posted: 30.07.21 by Elle Renée Morgan Local News



In an exclusive interview with the Nub, Erin Green, a local author has revealed the writing process behind her books set in Atherstone and Polesworth....

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Streetscape's message to Atherstone is that the green bin service is already 'washing its face'

Posted: 30.07.21 by David Lawrence - Local Democracy Reporter Local News



A council meeting concerning the recycling schemes of local towns, including Atherstone's green bins, has taken place this week. A better t...

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