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Celebrations for The Queen Elizabeth Academy’s latest GCSE results. Today The Queen Elizabeth Academy is celebrating its best ever GCSE results. New performance measures for GCSEs are in place this year, which means a change to the way exam results are...

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Birmingham business fined for flytipping

Birmingham business fined for flytipping A Birmingham based business is counting the cost after landing a £2,490.07 fine in court for flytipping. Mr Ismail Hussen, the...
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Have a sizzling and safe barbecue this Bank Holiday weekend

Sizzling and safe barbecue. Have a sizzling and safe barbecue this Bank Holiday weekend. If you’re aiming to round off the summer holidays with a Bank...
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Mayors Summer Message 2016

A summer message from Mayor Ray Jarvis "For my 2016 / 2017 Atherstone Town Council Mayor's charity I have chosen St Mary's Church in Atherstone's...
RFU Club Accreditation

Atherstone Rugby Club Achieves RFU Club Accreditation

Atherstone Rugby Club Achieves RFU Club Accreditation. On Sunday 31st July 2016, Warwickshire RFU President John Alford visited Atherstone RFC to present the President, Vince...
Mayoral Charity

Mayor launches the 2016/17 Mayoral Charity

Atherstone Town Mayor launches the 2016/17 Mayoral Charity and raises over £200 at the first event. The Mayor reports on his first Charity Event: Carol and...

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Motor Show

Sunday 11th September, Atherstone Motor Show

Atherstone Welcomes You to A Free Family Day Out! Atherstone Motor Show 11th September 2016. Free Entry For All Show Vehicles, Music, Raffle Prizes Hot Food -...

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Suzanne Roe

Suzanne cycles 54 miles after major surgery in memory of her...

Cycling 54 miles: Suzanne Roe from Coleshill, is cycling 54 miles in the London to Brighton Cycle Ride on Sunday 11th September to raise funds...

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Welcome to the Front Page of the Atherstone and North Warwickshire News. We are a local and online newspaper for Atherstone and all the North Warwickshire Villages.

Atherstone and North Warwickshire have shared many historical events over the years, this includes being the town where Henry Tudor launched his assault on King Richard III, becoming Henry VII at the battle of Bosworth Field, off Fenn lane.

Atherstone at one time was a prosperous Hatting and Market Town, located on the A5. The A5 originally started as the Roman Road known locally as Watling Street and this brought Boudica to the area, possibly to the Roman fort at Mancetter known as Manduessedum.

North Warwickshire lies on the Leicester and Staffordshire Boarders, and boasts some historical gems, even being listed in the Doomsday Book 1086.

Today Atherstone is at the heart of North Warwickshire. Both the Atherstone Town Council and North Warwickshire Borough Council operate out of Atherstone. The Town plays host to a Summer Fare, Dickens Evening and the Historical Shrove Tuesday Ball Game. Atherstone is better seen on foot and parking is free in the central car parks. Walking around the town allows you to experience the true charm of this North Warwickshire Town.

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