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Coventry historians use Edwardian photographs to show ‘Forgotten Foleshill’ – Coventry Observer


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Coventry historians use Edwardian photographs to show 'Forgotten Foleshill'
Coventry Observer
TWO Coventry historians are set to release their new book revealing early 20th century images of Foleshill ward. David Fry and Albert Smith have just produced their fifth self published book on Coventry through the lens of Edwardian photographers ...

UPDATE: Urgent appeal for girl who ‘suffered injuries’ in Coventry park – Coventry Observer


UPDATE: Urgent appeal for girl who ‘suffered injuries’ in Coventry park
Coventry Observer
POLICE are urgently trying to trace a young girl who is believed to have suffered injuries in a Coventry park. A member of the public contacted officers last night (November 30) at around 8.30pm after seeing the youngster apparently self-harming in the

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Coventry historic medieval gems transferred by council to Trust – Coventry Observer


Coventry historic medieval gems transferred by council to Trust
Coventry Observer
It is being billed by Historic England as one of the largest ever single transfers of historic buildings from a local authority to a community heritage organisation. Coventry City Council’s cabinet this week approved the transfer of 22 individual

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Ninety per cent of Palmer & Harvey staff in Coventry made redundant a month before Christmas – Coventry Telegraph


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Ninety per cent of Palmer & Harvey staff in Coventry made redundant a month before Christmas
Coventry Telegraph
Hundreds of staff at the Coventry branch of wholesaler Palmer & Harvey (P&H) have been made redundant weeks before Christmas after the firm went into administration. It has been confirmed that 350 of the 400 staff who worked at the Coventry operation
350 job losses at Palmer and Harvey grocery wholesaler’s Coventry depotCoventry Observer

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‘Wrong’ sort of leaves land Coventry taxpayers with £58k bill – Coventry Observer


‘Wrong’ sort of leaves land Coventry taxpayers with £58k bill
Coventry Observer
THE “wrong” sort of leaves are mainly responsible for landing Coventry taxpayers with an unwanted windfall – a bill for £58,000. The rogue leaves fall on roads and public footpaths and are therefore classed as being contaminated by traffic exhaust and

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‘Jealous’ love rival denies attempted murder at Coventry pub – Coventry Observer


‘Jealous’ love rival denies attempted murder at Coventry pub
Coventry Observer
After launching a cowardly attack from behind on a man who was sitting outside a Coventry pub, Adrian Brock stabbed his victim twice to the stomach and abdomen. And when he was arrested Brock said he was disappointed Ryan Casey had survived – and …

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Eight appear in court charged with alleged abuse at Coventry children’s home – Coventry Observer


Eight appear in court charged with alleged abuse at Coventry children’s home
Coventry Observer
ALLEGATIONS of cruelty and sexual abuse said to have taken place at a Coventry children’s home in the 1980s and 90s have seen eight men appear in court. The case centres on alleged activities at the now-closed Wisteria Lodge children’s home in …

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