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Reuse shop at Atherstone recycling centre reopens for shopping and donations

Posted: 03.12.20 by The Editor Local News



The reuse shop at Atherstone's Lower House Farm recycling centre has reopened this week as the second national lockdown comes to an end. Ru...

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Atherstone councillor elected new borough council mayor

Posted: 03.12.20 by David Lawrence - Local Democracy Reporter Local News



Atherstone councillor Ray Jarvis has been elected as North Warwickshire Borough Council’s new mayor. Cllr Jarvis (Con, Atherstone North), a r...

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Could Atherstone Ball Game be cancelled for first time in 821 years?

Posted: 02.12.20 by The Editor Local News



The Atherstone Ball game is in doubt of taking place in 2021 due to the Coronavirus pandemic, breaking a chain of 821 consecutive events in the town. ...

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Borough council leader praises resilience but stresses 'we need the figures to continue to fall'

Posted: 02.12.20 by The Editor Local News



North Warwickshire Borough Council has welcomed the sharp reduction in rates of Covid-19 infection that has taken place since the recent lockdown, but...

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Atherstone five-year-old raises over £1300 for Twycross Zoo

Posted: 02.12.20 by The Editor Local News



Five-year-old Isla Billington from Atherstone has today (Wednesday, December 2) completed her final day of fundraising for Twycross Zoo. Isla has b...

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Atherstone's MP to vote against latest Government Covid-19 regulations

Posted: 01.12.20 by The Editor Local News



In a statement on Facebook this afternoon, MP for North Warwickshire Craig Tracey has said that he will not back the UK Government's proposal ...

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WATCH: Christmas lights get Atherstone ready for the festive period

Posted: 01.12.20 by The Editor Local News



With so many of the usual festive activities having to be cancelled this year, Atherstone residents have been given the chance to watch the town trans...

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Business leaders warn that hospitality sector will 'bear the brunt' of Tier Three in Atherstone and Warwickshire

Posted: 01.12.20 by The Editor Local News



Business leaders in Coventry and Warwickshire say the hospitality sector in Atherstone and the region will ‘bear the brunt’ of the latest ...

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Police and Crime Commissioner wants to hear Atherstone’s views on the future of policing

Posted: 01.12.20 by Warwickshire Police and Crime Commissioner Local News



People living and working in Atherstone are being asked to give their views on how policing should be funded and what should be prioritised locally ah...

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Man dies following road traffic collision in Atherstone, police appeal for witnesses

Posted: 30.11.20 by The Editor Local News



Warwickshire Police are appealing for witnesses after a car driver died following a collision in Atherstone yesterday, Sunday, November 29. Police ...

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