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Firefighters use prototype to extinguish chimney fire

Firefighters use prototype to extinguish chimney fire has been posted by Local News Feeds FIREFIGHTERS based in Wellesbourne have used a prototype piece of equipment to put out a chimney fire. The misting tool has been co-developed by Warwickshire Fire and Rescue Service’s (WFRS) development team and consists of a long hose with a misting end connected to the appliance hose reel. And it was used last Friday evening when they […] […]


Flight training school leaves Wellesbourne Airfield

Flight training school leaves Wellesbourne Airfield has been posted by Local News Feeds A Wellesbourne-based flight training school has called time on its tenure at Wellesbourne Airfield, claiming a lack of investment in the site by the landowners has forced its hand. Aeros, which originally started at Wellesbourne Airfield in 1986 before opening premises a number of other premises elsewhere, left Wellesbourne on Monday. To find out more […] The […]


VIDEO: Wellesbourne photographer captures video of Super blue moon

VIDEO: Wellesbourne photographer captures video of Super blue moon has been posted by Local News Feeds A WELLESBOURNE based photographer managed to capture the recent lunar event called the ‘super blue blood moon’ as it rose up behind the Chesterton Windmill in Warwickshire. The area landmark – Chesterton’s windmill – isn’t far from the village, and was built in 1632. It’s said to have originally been built as an observatory […]


Stalemate after crunch Wellesbourne allotments meeting

Stalemate after crunch Wellesbourne allotments meeting has been posted by Local News Feeds THE future of Wellesbourne’s allotments remains hanging in the balance after a meeting this week of the Glebe Committee, which is responsible for the management of the land owned by the Coventry Diocese. A campaign was launched last year to save the allotment site on Kineton Road following surprise moves by the diocese to sell […] The […]


House fire in Lighthorne

House fire in Lighthorne has been posted by Local News Feeds Firefighters were called to deal with a house fire in Lighthorne this afternoon. Two crews from Gaydon and Wellesbourne were sent to the scene at a residential property on Mountford Rise just after 4.30pm. The fire was located in an airing cupboard in the bathroom and firefighters wearing breathing apparatus extinguished the blaze using hose […] The post House […]


Firefighters tackle Shipston house fire

Firefighters tackle Shipston house fire has been posted by Local News Feeds Firefighters rescued a woman in Shipston last night following a house fire in Pittway Avenue. Emergency services were called to the property just after 10.30pm, with three fire crews from Shipston, Stratford and Wellesbourne sent to the scene. The caller stated that she was in the back bedroom and was unable to leave the property. […] The post […]


Cash and booze stolen in restaurant raid

Cash and booze stolen in restaurant raid has been posted by Local News Feeds CASH and alcohol were taken during a burglary at Shah’s Indian Restaurant in Wellesbourne. It happened between 11pm last Thursday, 18th January, and 5pm the following evening. The restaurant on Charlecote Road revealed details of the burglary on its Facebook page, describing how damage was caused to the back of the building and also how a […] […]


Popular event is cancelled again by airfield owners

Popular event is cancelled again by airfield owners has been posted by Local News Feeds WELLESBOURNE Airfield’s popular Wings and Wheels event, which regularly attracts thousands of visitors, has been cancelled for a second year running. The XM655 Maintenance and Preservation Society, which cares for Wellesbourne’s Vulcan bomber and runs Wings and Wheels, received a letter from the airfield owners last week confirming that they would not allow the event […]


Home to School Transport Consultation | Ask Warwickshire 1 comment

https://askwarks.wordpress.com/2017/09/06/home-to-school-transport-consultation/ What is the Home to School Transport Policy? The Home to School Transport Policy aims to provide guidance for parents/carers, young people and young adults on transport assistance available for pupils aged 3 -25 years of age. Click the link at the top of the page for more information.


Chedhams Yard – Wonderful Wood

‘Wonderful Wood’ its variants and uses plus wood carving with the Coventry Wood Carvers. There will be a comprehensive display of different local wood and of carved and turned wooden items many of which will be available to buy. And for the children the ever popular Mouse Trail – find the mice and get a certificate and a gift. Open 10am to 2pm light refreshments available.


Wellesbourne/Kineton Community Forum 21st September

 Welcome to the Wellesbourne/Kineton Community ForumA Chance for You to Have Your Say  Thursday 21st September 2017, from 6.30pm St Peter’s Church, Wellesbourne, Warwick CV35 9LS  6.30pm ​Drop In Surgery and Market Place 7.00pm​ Welcome  7.05pm​ Big Vote on Local Police Priorities and Feedback on Activity over the last 3 months Questions from Residents and identifying 3 priorities from this meeting 7.30pm​ Wellesbourne Medical Centre – Progress to date – […]


Bad Driving Wellesbourne?

Being a victim of bad driving includes any situation where you have been made to feel unsafe by the actions of other drivers on the road. Warwickshire Police and West Mercia Police receive around 25 calls every day from people reporting bad driving. Often the information given to police by witnesses or victims is not enough to prosecute the offender. https://www.warwickshire.police.uk/article/6599/Allegation-of-Bad-Driving-Form