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Man found injured in Bedworth town centre

Police are appealing for information after a man was found with injuries in Bedworth town centre.

The man in his 50s was found by a member of the public on Sunday morning at about 8am. He was guided to Bedworth police station.

He had head and chest injuries and was taken to hospital, where is in a critical but stable condition.

Police believe he was hurt at a private address in the town centre on Saturday night.


Police appeal for missing Bedworth man

43-year-old Adrian Turner has been missing since Boxing Day Credit: Warwickshire Police

Warwickshire Police are growing increasingly concerned for the well-being of a missing 43-year-old man from Bedworth.

Adrian Turner has not been seen since 9:30am on Boxing Day at his home address on Silk Weavers Way.

He said he was going to Sainsbury's on Coventry Road in Exhall however Adrian was not picked up on CCTV at the store.

Adrian is described as white, 5'7" tall with short brown hair and was last seen wearing a black jacket, grey t-shirt, and jeans.

He has links to the Birmingham area.

Adrian has been missing for some time and his family are concerned about him. We are following up a number of lines of enquiry to try and establish what has happened to Adrian.

I would be interested to hear from anyone who might have seen Adrian in Bedworth on Boxing Day, and I would appeal for Adrian or anyone who knows where he is to get in touch so we can establish that he is safe.

– Inspector Andy Reynolds

His family have said that is totally out of character for Adrian, and they are becoming more concerned for his safety and welfare.

If you have seen Adrian or have information on his whereabouts please call Warwickshire Police on 101.

Fire service called after man impales leg on fence

Firefighters were called to the scene Credit: Barry Batchelor/PA Archive/PA Images

A man had to be rescued in Bedworth in the early hours of this morning after he impaled his leg on a metal fence.

Members of the Warwickshire Fire & Rescue Service ere called by the ambulance service to help with the incident on King Street in Bedworth at around 02.46am this morning.

A doctor was on scene to provide guidance and firefighters released the man using specialist cutting equipment.


CCTV released after woman's hair set alight in club

The three men police want to speak to about the assault Credit: Warwickshire Police

Police have released CCTV footage of a group of men after a woman's hair was set alight in a Nuneaton nightclub.

The victim - a 31-year-old woman from Bedworth - was in Fever nightclub on Newdgate Street on Saturday 2nd May at around 11:30pm when a man she did not know set fire to her hair. He then left the nightclub through the back door.

The victim suffered minor injuries from the assault.

The suspect is a white man and at the time of the incident, he was wearing a white shirt with dark jeans.

"This is a seemingly senseless, unprovoked attack which could have resulted in serious injuries.

"Thankfully, the victim was not seriously injured though the incident has been very distressing for her.

"We are very keen to hear from the three men pictured in the CCTV and urge them, or anyone who knows them, to get in contact as soon as possible."

– PC Adam James from Nuneaton Town Safer Neighbourhood Team

Suspected illegal immigrants climb into back of moving lorry

A teacher from Bedworth in Warwickshire has been talking to ITV News about the moment he saw suspected illegal immigrants climbing into the back of a moving lorry in Calais.

Matt Stanley was on the way back from holiday in Dusseldorf when he saw the men and women open the back of the lorry as it queued up towards the Calais Docks.

They then make a desperate attempt to clamber into the back of the van while it was still moving.

Mr Stanley filmed the incident as it unfolded.

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