Piston-heads flood the town in noise, smoke, and good fun   Pictures by Jamie Gray   For its 6th year running, the Rugby BikeFest has always had the sun on its back. The annual celebration of motorcycles and engines has been breaking records year on year, and this year was no exception. The biggest yet, … Continue Reading

A New Task Force Is Looking Into Heritage Events In Rugby Town Centre Here’s Our Ideas   The town centre heritage task group is asking for comments on: the extent to which the current town centre events programme focuses on heritage; improving access to information about attractions and activities; reviewing the blue plaque scheme; investigating … Continue Reading

A NEW exhibition at Rugby Art Gallery and Museum reveals how to revolutionise your wardrobe by repairing and reworking knitwear.   Units of Possibility: The Reknit Revolution, the first major exhibition by Amy Twigger Holroyd, opens on Saturday 24 June. The exhibition showcases the techniques Twigger Holroyd has developed for ‘reknitting’ and encourages visitors to … Continue Reading

Innovative British singer songwriter, two time Mercury Prize nominee and two time MOBO award winner, Laura Mvula is playing in Rugby for a one night gig on 29 June. Laura Mvula grew up in Birmingham, and first sang in church and later with all female acapella group Black Voices. By 2008 she had formed and … Continue Reading

Approximately 700 bikes rode in and thousands visited the town to watch them.

The launch night of The Tuning Fork, a cafe and community hub for a new generation of residents.

The winning images from the Rugby Rotary Young Photographer of the Year competition

Businesses in Rugby are reaping the rewards of keeping their brand active through the use of social media. There’s a huge range on the instagram platform, here is our pick of the best in town.

COAST by Adrian Bradbury Lewis Gallery, Rugby School, Nov 30 – Dec 10

The induction of 12 international stars of rugby marked the formal opening of Rugby towns’ premier visitor attraction

Hologram creator and freelance photographer Jamie Gray sends a dispatch from the Spanish capital

Rugby wins at the prestigious Coventry and Warwickshire Tourism and Culture Awards

Artist Leanne Gilroy’s first solo exhibition

Coming soon to Rugby Theatre, 7-8th Oct

Behind the scenes as zombie movie Redcon – 1¬†films in Brownsover   All photographs by Jamie Gray   A wasteland of broken toys, rubbish, carrier bags and smashed pallets. Brownsover looked menacing in the afternoon sunlight as wind blew newspapers around the street. But this wasn’t any normal day in the suburb of Rugby, this … Continue Reading