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Former Leicester City Councillor, now Councillor for Rugby Borough Council. Writes the district dairy for the Rugby Advertiser. Specialist in marketing and promotion.

Ryton Remembers

This week the borough council launched Rugby Remembers to encourage residents to mark Remembrance Sunday and Armistice Day safely. In addition to broadcasting the towns remembrance service online, the borough council has designed Rugby Remembers posters for residents to download…

Volunteer Drivers Needed

Wolston surgery are looking for volunteer drivers. The drivers would be required to collect prescriptions from the surgery on a Monday and Thursday at 10.30am and deliver to the local area. There will be between 20 and 30 drops per…

Ryton Community Minibus Lottery

Because of the current Coronavirus restrictions, the monthly draw has had to be suspended. When the restrictions are lifted there will be a ‘super draw’ when all the outstanding months draws will be drawn on one night. Notification of the…

Local Groups Awarded Grants

Ryton Star FC and Ryton Conservation Trust have both been awarded grants from the County Councillors grant fund. The Warwickshire County Council Councillors’ Grant Fund is aimed at community and voluntary organisations. It provides each of the 57 Councillors with…

Congratulations Deepah!

Cllr. Mrs. Deepah Roberts has been elected Deputy Mayor for Rugby. Deepah is one third of the borough councillors for Dunsmore Ward and married to Cllr. Howard Roberts. Deepah’s term starts from May this year until May 2020. Any community…

New Borough Councillor

Rugby Borough Councillors for Dunsmore ward Howard Roberts and Deepah Roberts welcome newly elected Peter Eccleson. More about Dunmore’s new Borough Councillor; Peter has lived in Warwickshire for over 20 years. Married and lives in Dunchurch with their two young…

Tree Planting Volunteers Needed

The Parish Council are looking for volunteers to help plant trees in the burial ground on Saturday 30th March at 8am. The Woodland Trust supplied the trees after a successful application from the Parish Council. Contact the Parish Clerk via…