A street performer was entertaining tourists when three men targetted the shop in Shakespeare's birthplace.Read the full story ›
A female paedophile jailed for abusing a Birmingham schoolgirl is living streets away from her victim after being released from prison.Read the full story ›
Police have released an image of a man in his 70s after he was allegedly assaulted in Stratford-upon-Avon to help identify possible offenders.
Warwickshire Police is investigating what they say was an unprovoked assault on Friday 2nd September 2016 at approximately 10.15pm.
The man was walking with his wife and dog along Summerton Way, when they were approached by two unknown men.
The victim is believed to have been assaulted by one of the men in an unprovoked attack in which he received serious facial injuries.
The suspect is described as a white man between 19 and 20 years of age, a slim build and approximately 6ft in height.
He's thought to have been wearing casual sports clothing and both men are believed to have exited the alleyway in the direction of Evesham Road roundabout.
Anyone who may have witnessed the incident is urged to contact Warwickshire Police on 101, quoting incident number 112.
The A46 is blocked due to an overturned vehicle at the A3400 Birmingham Road / Bishopton Lane in Stratford-Upon-Avon.
A vehicle has overturned on the Bishopton Island. A car and a lorry is involved.
The Big Bug Hunt: Sat 27th Aug (Anne Hathaway's Cottage, Stratford-upon-Avon)
This Bank Holiday weekend families are invited to Anne Hathaway’s cottage in Stratford-upon-Avon to become a bug hunter.
Visitors will get the chance to explore the gardens and woodlands in search for wildlife, and learn more about their natural habitat.
The Big Bug Hunt at Anne Hathaway’s cottage is a fantastic family event.
It gives kids a chance to learn about nature in a fun and interactive way whilst allowing adults to unleash their inner child!”
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William Shakespeare’s last will and testament is coming back to Stratford-upon-Avon for the very first time since it was written in 1616.Read the full story ›
Councillors in Stratford have approved plans to erect a big wheel in the town.Read the full story ›
One of the most important original documents relating to William Shakespeare is set to return to his hometown for the very first time.Read the full story ›
Right Royal Party: Sat 14th May (Anne Hathaway's Cottage & Gardens, Stratford-upon-Avon)
To coincide with Her Majesty the Queen’s 90th birthday party at Windsor Castle this weekend, Shakespeare Birthplace Trust are putting on their own celebrations this weekend.
Visitors can enjoy the jazz corner in the gardens of Anne Hathaway's Cottage with 1920s music, traditional English games including a three-legged race and egg and spoon race.
There’ll be royal themed crafts in the family activities marquee as well as food from the BBQ.
"We hope many families will come and join us for this very special garden party to commemorate Her Majesty, The Queen's 90th birthday.
There will be events and activities for all ages to enjoy; period costume is very much encouraged!"
For prices, opening times and more information visit: www.shakespeare.org.uk