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Cllr Tariq Khan, Cabinet Member, Housing and Communities with Andy Street, Mayor of the West Midlands.

Using your change for action

Published on Thursday, 27 February 2020 in Homelessness news

A new initiative that will help rough sleepers in Coventry is officially launched this Friday 28 February 9.30am at One Friargate, Station Square, Coventry.

Pictured: The Lord Mayor of Coventry, Cllr Linda Bigham with Marilyn Haddon

Marilyn named as Good Citizen for cancer fundraising

Published on Wednesday, 26 February 2020 in Lord Mayor news

Marilyn Haddon has been named as Coventry’s latest Good Citizen.

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50m pool at the Alan Higgs Centre now open

Published on Monday, 24 February 2020 in Sports news

Coventry people can now take the plunge and enjoy the city’s great new 50m pool.

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Greentea Peng to bring ‘Bassy RnB’ to Coventry’s Bookshelves

Published on Monday, 24 February 2020 in Libraries news

On March 28, Greentea Peng will be performing an intimate gig in Coventry’s Central Library.

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Coventry Severe Weather Emergency Protocol activated

Published on Monday, 24 February 2020 in Homelessness news

Agencies across the city are activating Coventry’s Severe Weather Emergency Protocol (SWEP) from today until Wednesday 26 February as the temperatures are set to get colder over the next few nights.

Pictured: Cllr Kamran Caan, Cllr George Duggins and Paul Breed

Opening date of new 50m pool announced

Published on Friday, 21 February 2020 in Leisure and culture news

Coventry people will be able to take the plunge and enjoy the city’s great new 50m pool this month.

Pictured from left to right: Cllr Jim O'Boyle, Coventry City Council cabinet member for jobs and regeneration, cllr Patricia Hetherton Coventry City Council cabinet member for city services and Andy Street, Mayor of the West Midlands

£1 million project to get drivers to ditch their cars to be trialled in Coventry

Published on Friday, 21 February 2020 in Parking, travel and streets news

Volunteers are needed to help design a new scheme under which motorists would be paid up to £3,000 a year to give up their cars.

No Clean Air Zone confirmed for Coventry

Published on Thursday, 20 February 2020 in Environment and waste news

The government has written to the Council in support of local proposals which set out a series of measures to reduce Nitrogen Dioxide emissions, benefiting residents through cleaner air and better health.

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Registration opens for the 2020 Westfield Health British Transplant Games

Published on Thursday, 20 February 2020 in Leisure and culture news

Registration for the 2020 Westfield Health British Transplant Games is now open, ahead of the games returning to Coventry for the first time in over a decade.

New approach to allocating social housing in city

Published on Tuesday, 18 February 2020 in Housing news

A new approach to the way that social housing is allocated in the city will be in place by Autumn 2020.

Restoration works at London Road Cemetery

Published on Tuesday, 18 February 2020 in Regeneration news

Coventry’s London Road Cemetery was awarded a National Lottery Heritage Fund grant to restore some of its original features and ensure it is well looked after for future generations to enjoy.

Coventry among 105 cities globally to score an “A” for leading climate action

Published on Tuesday, 18 February 2020 in Environment and waste news

Coventry has been recognised as a global leader on climate action and transparency, achieving a place on CDP’s Cities A List.

upils at Pattison College were delighted to welcome the Lord Mayor of Coventry, Councillor Linda Bigham, to a special assembly last week.

Fund Raising for The Coventry Children’s Boot Fund

Published on Monday, 17 February 2020 in Lord Mayor news

Pupils at Pattison College were delighted to welcome the Lord Mayor of Coventry, Councillor Linda Bigham, to a special assembly last week.

Council budget to protect highways repairs and tackle fly tipping

Published on Monday, 17 February 2020 in Budgets and spending news

The Council is planning to target its budget towards protecting highway repairs and carrying out a major city-wide clean up to cut fly tipping.

Coventry venues shortlisted for regional tourism awards

Published on Friday, 14 February 2020 in Leisure and culture news

Coventry venues are competing against 43 of the biggest names in the industry after being shortlisted in the inaugural West Midlands Tourism Awards 2020.

Deputy Lord Mayor, Cllr ann Lucas OBE cuts the ribbon

The Queen Isabella Room opens at Cheylesmore Manor

Published on Friday, 14 February 2020 in Community and living news

A stunning new ceremony space has been officially opened today (Friday 14 February) at the historic Cheylesmore Manor House.

By-Election for Upper Stoke Ward to take place on 19 March 2020

Published on Friday, 14 February 2020 in Council and democracy news

Following the sad death of Councillor Sucha Bains in November 2019, Coventry City Council has now received a request for a by-election to take place.

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Coventry University opens new secure city centre cycle hub

Published on Wednesday, 12 February 2020 in Cycling news

A new secure cycle hub has been officially opened by the university and Councillor Patricia Hetherton, Cabinet Member for City Services.

Pictured: Cllr Jim O' Boyle with Stewart Underwood, Director of the Shearer Property Group.

Precinct goes back to the future

Published on Wednesday, 12 February 2020 in Regeneration news

Coventry is going back to the future as part of a £44m programme of works to improve its city centre.

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Localised health reports launched to help services respond to growing and changing city

Published on Wednesday, 12 February 2020 in Health and wellbeing news

A series of new comprehensive reports on the current health and well-being of residents in Coventry has been launched following a roadshow of workshops across the city.

Big Month of Music

Published on Tuesday, 11 February 2020 in Leisure and culture news

An ambitious, month-long celebration of young people’s music-making is to take place across the West Midlands in March.

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The Monster Writing Challenge!

Published on Monday, 10 February 2020 in Services for schools news

To accompany the UK tour of A Monster Calls, the company are running The Monster Writing Challenge, seeking short stories from young people aged between 10 – 25.

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Coventry and Warwickshire Parent and Infant Mental Health Conference 2020

Published on Friday, 07 February 2020 in Family support news

A conference to improve awareness of perinatal support across Coventry and Warwickshire has put local parents at the heart of change to reduce stigma surrounding mental health.

Adoption Central England celebrates successes on second anniversary

Published on Thursday, 06 February 2020 in Children and families news

Adoption Central England (ACE) is celebrating its second anniversary after forming in 2018 following Government’s commitment to redesign and regionalise adoption services.

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Become a cultural leader

Published on Wednesday, 05 February 2020 in Leisure and culture news

People across Coventry are being offered an exciting opportunity to be a part of the 2021 legacy and join a City of Culture Leadership programme.

Like there's no tomorrow

Free school tickets to see 'Like There’s No Tomorrow'

Published on Tuesday, 04 February 2020 in Services for schools news

Belgrade Theatre presents the Young Company in 'Like There's No Tomorrow', which gives voice to young people’s concerns about the climate and asks whether we should care about the earth we live on.

Helping city businesses

Published on Monday, 03 February 2020 in Business and licensing news

An innovative new scheme has been helping businesses in Coventry and Warwickshire find the investment they need to grow their business.

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Coventry Severe Weather Emergency Protocol activated

Published on Monday, 03 February 2020 in Housing news

Agencies across the city are activating Coventry’s Severe Weather Emergency Protocol (SWEP) from today until Thursday 6 February as the temperatures are set to get colder over the next few nights.

50m pool to make a final splash with a step back in time

Published on Friday, 31 January 2020 in Leisure and culture news

Coventry Sports and Leisure Centre’s 50m pool will be making a final splash with a swimming celebration – and entry prices are stepping back in time to the 1960s

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Published on Thursday, 30 January 2020 in Community and living news

The latest Go CV newsletter is out now - with the last chance to snap up a cut-price Bears' season ticket, comedy club discounts and more.

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