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Coventry ring road to become motorsport circuit - BBC News
Coventry streets will be the first in the UK to host motorsport races under new laws introduced earlier this year. A circuit is being designed so in May 2015 two days of competitive time trials will be held on the city's inner ring road. The road will ...
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 10:12:40 GMT
Joe Launchbury follows Wasps to Coventry to fulfill 'unfinished business' -
“Heading to Coventry allows the club to put money into the rugby side. Knowing that would happen had an impact on what I chose,” Launchbury said. “It's up to Dai what he does with the squad now, but I truly believe in the talent we have. “I don't ...
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 20:42:40 GMT
Coventry City Council warns of service cuts - BBC News
Coventry City Council has warning of "unprecedented" cuts to services as it attempts to tackle a predicted £65m budget shortfall by 2018. The local authority expects to publish detailed plans of how jobs and services will be affected, later in the year ...
Thu, 23 Oct 2014 21:12:41 GMT
Coventry ring-road set to host motor car racing - BBC News
Coventry is to become the first city in the UK to stage competitive motor-sport on public roads. The council took advantage of a change in the law in July which gave local authorities the opportunity to suspend the Road Traffic Act. Motofest 2015 has ...
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 23:14:58 GMT
Look: Coventry Motofest expected to attract 200000 motorsport fans for ring ... - Coventry Telegraph
Coventry Motofest 2015 is expected to draw 200,000 visitors and give a massive cash boost to the city's economy. Organisers of the ring road race forecast next year's event will attract four times the 50,000 motoring fans who descended on the festival ...
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 11:02:28 GMT
Former Coventry City FC player missing from home - Coventry Telegraph
Former Coventry City player Jamie Barnwell-Edinboro is missing from his home in Hull and his family are concerned for his safety. Photo from @HullunitedAfc. Concerns are growing for a former Coventry City footballer who has been missing since yesterday.Urgent appeal for missing Jamie Barnwell-Edinboro from Hull, ex-footballer who ...
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 12:17:59 GMT