8 things you need to know about Saint George’s Day

It’s Saint George’s Day today - the day we celebrate England’s patron saint.

A photo of swans on Abbey Fields' lake, taken by Bev Flowers

Friends of Abbey Fields launch photo competition for new calendar

Friends of Abbey Fields (FOAF) has announced a photo competition for its new calendar for 2018 - with the winner appearing on the front cover.

The official reopening of the Warwickshire Yeomanry Museum for 2017.

Warwickshire Yeomanry Museum officially open for 2017 season

A military museum in Warwick has officially reopened for the 2017 season.

Part of Neil Moores winning work from the 2015 exhibition

See works by the best artists in the region at Open 2017 in Leamington

Work by some of the best 
professional artists in the 
region goes on show at 
Leamington Art Gallery and Museum today (Good Friday).

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The Court House which is home to Warwick Town Council, The Warwickshire Yeomanry Museum and the tourist information centre. Photo by Warwick Town Council

Military museum in Warwick set to reopen this week

A military museum in Warwick will be officially reopening its doors for 2017 this week.

Best-selling author in town for talk and book signing

Best-selling author in town for talk and book signing

Best-selling author Amanda Owen will be in Leamington tomorrow (Wednesday).

Pictured: Heidi Meyer, Master at the Lord Leycester Hospital, two of the brothers and Sandra Jebb, head gardener at the Lord Leycester Hospital gardens. NNL-170329-095832009

Fundraising bid to replace greenhouse in historical Warwick gardens

A gardener who has worked at historical gardens in Warwick for nearly 24 years has taken on the mammoth task of raising £10,000 for a new greenhouse.

St John's House Musuem. Photo from Google Street View.

Warwick museum to restrict public access

Public access to a museum in Warwick will be changed as of this weekend because of on-going cuts.

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Next phase of life begins for Warwick’s Old Shire Hall

Next phase of life begins for Warwick’s Old Shire Hall

A soon-to-be events venue in Warwick will be playing host to a wedding fair this month.

Photo by Connie Fore

Call goes out for your funny pet photos

The Comedy Pet Photography Awards has already received a barrage of strong (and rib-tickling) contenders, but there's still time to enter.

Photo by Gill Fletcher.

New lights for historic Warwick building

Councillors and members of Warwick Court Leet celebrated the installation of new floodlights at Lord Leycester Hospital last week.

Peter Kennards Haywain with Cruise Missiles, painted in 1980. Picture: Tate, Peter Kennard

See rural life in a different light at Compton Verney

Compton Verney’s 2017 season opens with a major exhibition examining the rural idyll, past and present.

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Photo by Warwickshire County Council.

Warwick’s Market Hall Museum set to reopen this weekend

A heritage museum in Warwick is set to reopen this weekend after getting a £1.5 million facelift.

Scattered explores our relationship with water

Top dance company to take show to Warwick

Leamington dance company Motionhouse takes its family show Scattered to the Bridge House Theatre in Warwick this month.

Whats on
One of the slides takes in the early 1900s

Journey to Japan in new Leamington art show

Exquisite images of Japan as it looked around 100 years ago are going on show in Leamington.

Whats on
The 60th edition publication party

Warwickshire music listings magazine celebrates 60th edition

Musicians, promoters and supporters of the arts have marked the publication of the 60th edition of a what’s on guide with a celebration.

Andy Newman, runner-up of the amateur category, collecting his prize from Bob Pickles of headline sponsor Lombard.

Silver medal for Wellesbourne photographer in national competition

A Wellesbourne photographer has beaten off fierce competition to be named runner-up for a national manufacturing photography award.

Students at Alison Fuller's School of Dance

Kenilworth dance group raises over £200 for charity at presentation afternoon

Students of Alison Fuller’s School of Dance raised just over £240 for charity during their presentation afternoon last weekend at Kenilworth Wardens Cricket Club.

Leamington Art Gallery is collecting LGBTQ+ memories from people in south Warwickshire. NNL-161130-091832001

Leamington Art Gallery seeks LBGTQ+ memories for history project

Leamington Art Gallery is inviting people from south Warwickshire with lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ+) memories and experiences to contribute towards a history project.

Market Hall Museum, Warwick. NNL-161122-143707001

Retail opportunity for Warwickshire artists at revamped museum

Artists from Warwickshire are being invited to sell their works at the newly redeveloped Market Hall Museum in Warwick.

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