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Parade returns for Armed Forces Day

Published on Wednesday, 26 June 2019 in Events news

Coventry will celebrate Armed Forces Day with a service and parade to help people say their own thank-you to those who keep us safe.

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Temperatures set to soar by the end of the week in the West Midlands

Published on Wednesday, 26 June 2019 in Public health news

Coventry residents are being urged to look out for those vulnerable to heat exposure and make efforts to stay cool, as the Met Office issues new heatwave alerts for the end of the week.

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Godiva Festival given a global flavour

Published on Tuesday, 25 June 2019 in Events news

Coventry City of Culture Trust has announced its programme for Godiva Festival.

Coventry City Council is pleased to announce a new sponsorship partnership with Vodafone UK and its Gigafast Broadband service.

New Vodafone partnership to support City of Sport festivals

Published on Tuesday, 25 June 2019 in Coventry - European City of Sport 2019 news

Coventry City Council is pleased to announce a new sponsorship partnership with Vodafone UK and its Gigafast Broadband service.

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Children call for skatepark revamp

Published on Monday, 24 June 2019 in Parks and open spaces news

A group of young skateboarders have been getting in touch with other children across Coventry to support them in calling for new resurfacing at the War Memorial Park skatepark.

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Coventry’s all set for International Children’s Games

Published on Friday, 21 June 2019 in Coventry - European City of Sport 2019 news

Young Coventry swimmers and athletes gathered in the Council House this week as they limbered up for the 53rd International Children’s Games (ICG).

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Coventry will Fly the Flag for Human Rights next week

Published on Thursday, 20 June 2019 in Community and living news

Coventry will Fly the Flag for Human Rights as part of a major national campaign, which will see a range of activity in the city next week (w/c June 24).

Healthwatch Coventry open meeting for Coventry people

Published on Thursday, 20 June 2019 in Public health news

Join our conversation about what the local NHS should do to help people live well and get better support. NHS plans suggest lots of different approaches and priorities – but what do you think?

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Ray urges city people to remember those who serve

Published on Wednesday, 19 June 2019 in Community and living news

Coventry will celebrate Armed Forces Day next week – and people are being urged to go along to show their support and say thank-you.

Lord Mayor presents Good Citizen Award to Georgina Egan

Georgina takes centre stage as Good Citizen

Published on Wednesday, 19 June 2019 in Lord Mayor news

Georgina Egan has been named as Coventry’s latest Good Citizen.

Belgrade Young Critics returns for 2019-20

Published on Wednesday, 19 June 2019 in Services for schools news

Do you know any young people that have a passion for live theatre, are budding reporters, curious bloggers or podcast fanatics? If the answer is yes, please pass on this information!

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The WMCA wants Coventry businesses to sign the Inclusive Leadership Pledge

Published on Wednesday, 19 June 2019 in Policy news

Employers in Coventry are being urged to help tackle a lack of diversity in the boardrooms of major companies and public bodies in the city.

Domestic abuse launch

New improved services launched to tackle domestic abuse

Published on Monday, 17 June 2019 in Health and wellbeing news

New services that aim to increase support and encourage those affected by domestic abuse to seek help, are being launched in Coventry today.

Plug in for Clean Air Day

Published on Monday, 17 June 2019 in Environment and waste news

Drivers of electric vehicles are being invited to plug in for free and help celebrate Clean Air Day.

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Tributes paid to popular and long-serving Coventry councillor

Published on Friday, 14 June 2019 in Council and democracy news

Former Lord Mayor of Coventry Cllr Gary Crookes has passed away suddenly.

School hosts inclusive sports festival

Published on Thursday, 13 June 2019 in Schools, libraries and learning news

A free Inclusive Sport Festival for children will be taking place on Friday 21 June at Howes Community Primary School.

ICT Services essential maintenance Saturday 15 June

Published on Monday, 10 June 2019 in ICT news

ICT services will be performing essential network maintenance on Saturday 15 June between 7am and 5pm which will affect Corporate, Libraries and Schools internet access and services.

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Coventry’s first library coffee shop is now open

Published on Monday, 10 June 2019 in Schools, libraries and learning news

Fancy a latte with your John Grisham, a cappuccino with your Maeve Binchy or a flat white delivered to your table while using a computer? Coventry’s first library coffee shop is now open.

Joint statement on CCFC announcement

Published on Friday, 07 June 2019 in Council and democracy news

Joint statement from Cllr George Duggins, Leader of Coventry City Council and Cllr Gary Ridley, Leader of the Opposition Conservative Group, Coventry City Council:

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Coventry charity set to raise £50,000 in ‘healthy holidays’ campaign

Published on Friday, 07 June 2019 in Community and living news

Feeding Coventry is a local network of community organisations teaming up with national charity, Feeding Britain, which crowdfunds to support families with children at risk of missing out this summer.

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Raising awareness of diabetes

Published on Friday, 07 June 2019 in Events news

A moving exhibition in Broadgate next month will highlight the threat of diabetes.

Coventry SEND Inclusion Conference 2019

Published on Friday, 07 June 2019 in Services for schools news

Inclusion for all - a child centred conference. Monday 1 July 2019 9am to 4pm (registration and refreshments from 8.30am) at The Village Hotel, Coventry.

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Carers Week

Published on Friday, 07 June 2019 in Carers' support news

Coventry City Council is proud to support Carers Week. Have a look below at all the fantastic events taking place.

Do you know a Good Citizen?

Published on Thursday, 06 June 2019 in Civic recognition and awards news

People around the city are being asked to help say ‘thank-you’ to the good citizens who do so much for others.

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Footgolf - putt your best foot forward!

Published on Wednesday, 05 June 2019 in Coventry - European City of Sport 2019 news

Another exciting new sport facility has arrived in the city’s War Memorial Park and it goes by the name of Footgolf, which will open as part of our European City of Sport year celebrations.

Protecting young people from gangs

Published on Wednesday, 05 June 2019 in Coventry Safeguarding Children Partnership news

A new service has been launched this week to offer support to children and families where there is a concern about a young person at risk of being exploited by a gang.

Dennis Davison pictured in Normandy (credit Alison Baskerville)

PM awards outstanding Coventry D-Day veteran and charity founder ahead of 75th anniversary

Published on Wednesday, 05 June 2019 in Community and living news

The Prime Minister has recognised Dennis Davison BEM from Coventry, for his exceptional service establishing ‘Normandy Day UK’ in 2010 to provide education and engagement for veterans and schools.

Support for city public space protection order

Published on Tuesday, 04 June 2019 in Community and living news

Most people who replied to a consultation are in favour of the introduction of a public space protection order (PSPO) to tackle crime in Coventry City Centre and nearby areas.

Bands in the park 2019

Bands in the Park 2019

Published on Monday, 03 June 2019 in Events news

The Bands in the Park events return to many of Coventry's beautiful parks this summer, with 12 different bands performing on Sunday afternoons – and, new for 2019, two Saturday afternoon events.

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A new view of Broadgate

Published on Monday, 03 June 2019 in Regeneration news

Much-loved sculptures can be seen in their full glory for the first time in over 50 years as part of a scheme to open a long-forgotten view of the city centre.

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