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Warwickshire Wildlife Trust concerned Environment Plan could be full of empty promises

The Warwickshire Wildlife Trust has reacted to the news of Prime Minister Theresa May’s 25 year plan for the environment.

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The HECE solar farm in Stratford. Photo by Mongoose Energy.

Energy company open shares for Warwickshire community

A community energy company is offering residents a stake in its business - which is designed help local charities.

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Nick Baker will be coming to Leamington in February.
Photo by Paul Carter.

Wildlife TV presenter coming to Leamington

A wildlife TV presenter will be coming to Leamington next month for his tour.

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Friends of St Mary’s Lands group in Warwick respond to removal from Working Party

A community group, which was removed from a working party about lands in Warwick, has now had their say.

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Iceland take a stand against plastic

Iceland announces plastic-free packaging plan

Frozen food retailer Iceland has announced it will become the first major retailer globally to eliminate plastic packaging from all of its own brand products by the end of 2023.

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Supermarket giant under fire for wrapping organic coconuts in plastic

‘Zips on bananas next’ Supermarket giant under fire for wrapping ‘organic’ coconuts in plastic

A supermarket giant has come under fire for selling ‘organic’ coconuts wrapped in plastic packaging.

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Warwick District Council spent more than 30,000 on cleaning up fly tipping last year

The 'hidden cost' of fly tipping to farmers in Warwick district

An agricultural expert is warning of the ‘hidden cost’ of flytipping after it was revealed Warwick District Council spends more than £30,000 on cleaning it up last year.

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Friends of St Mary’s Lands group in Warwick removed from Working Party

A community group who have been involved in a working party for the development of land in Warwick have been temporarily removed from the working party.

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The proposed development site on Gallows Hill, Warwick.

Plans for more than 200 homes in Warwick return for third time

Plans that would see more than 200 homes built near Warwick Castle Park have returned for a third time.

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Photo provided by Warwick District Council.

Recycling collections in Warwick District delayed or cancelled

Some Christmas recycling collections in the Warwick District have been cancelled or delayed due to the weather.

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A 4X4 attempts to pass through the floodwater. Photo: Kerry Kirwan

Warnings to drivers after Kenilworth's ford floods

Warnings have been issued to drivers today (Wednesday December 27) after Kenilworth's ford flooded last night due to heavy rain.
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Watch what you put down the sink this Christmas

Experts issue warning over Christmas fatbergs and how to avoid them

It’s the time to eat, drink and be merry – but experts are warning people to dispose of Christmas leftovers carefully or face creating costly festive fatbergs.

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Warwickshire getting ready for electric vehicle future

Warwickshire is getting ready for a greener future with a new plan to make the county electric vehicle friendly.

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Waste and recycling collections in Warwick District delayed or cancelled due to weather

Bin collections in the Warwick District may be delayed or cancelled today (Monday) because of the weather conditions.

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Photo supplied by Warwickshire County Council.

Weather warning still in place for Warwickshire

A weather warning is still in place for Warwickshire this morning (Monday).

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Steve Dover, with the BSAC wreck award for 2017.

How a scuba diver from Leamington brought a shipwreck back to life

A Leamington scuba diver who has spent two decades researching and helping to preserve the wreck of the first British merchant ship to be sunk by the German Navy in the First World War has won a top award for his work.

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Video captured of rare white squirrel in Leamington

Courier reader June Arthurs has captured video footage of the rare White squirrel which has been spotted in the Princes Drive area of Leamington in the last few days.
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Photo of the White Squrrel spotted around the Princes Drive area of Leamington. Photo by Esther Williamson

Rare white squirrel spotted in Leamington

Courier reader Esther Williamson has sent in these photos of a rare white squirrel spotted in her garden in the Princes Drive area of Leamington.

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Photos by Mandy Littlejohn.

Frustrations growing at missing plants in Warwick

Frustrations are growing in Warwick after plants in the town are going missing.

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Warwick Town Centre.

New speed limit signs going up in Warwick

New speed limit signs have appearing in Warwick this week.

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