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Fire at Wilkinson in Nuneaton town centre

Crews from Atherstone, Bedworth, Polesworth, Hinckley and Nuneaton as well crews from West Midlands Fire Service have been working to put a fire out in the Wilkinson homeware store in Nuneaton town centre.


Street sealed off as woman found collapsed on ground

A street in Nuneaton is cordoned off by police today after a woman was found collapsed on the ground.

The 45-year-old was found in Eastboro Way shortly after 9.30pm.

The woman was found collapsed in Nuneaton overnight
The woman was found collapsed in Nuneaton overnight Credit: PA

Police have now launched an inquiry into what happened. Officers have urged anyone who witnessed anything suspicious to get in touch.


Roofs ripped off as 'mini-tornado' rips through Galley Common

Some residents had to be evacuated after damage to their homes Credit: ITV News Central

Houses have been badly damaged in Galley Common after what Warwickshire Police called a 'mini-tornado' ripped through a street.

ITV News Central Correspondent Keith Wilkinson is on Hickman Road in Galley Common and says garage roofs have been torn off and flung through the air.

Garages, cars and homes were damaged by the storm Credit: ITV News Central

Galley Common and Bedworth Borough Council say they are now leading in the clear-up. Yesterday evening some residents were evacuated to a community centre to escape the damage caused to their homes by the storm.

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