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Appeal after man attacked with 'bladed weapon'

Police in Warwickshire are appealing for witnesses after a man was allegedly assaulted with a bladed weapon in broad daylight.

A man was allegedly assaulted with a bladed weapon in broad daylight Credit: PA Wire

It happened between Beechwood Road and Oak Close just after 11am on Sunday 28th August.

Police say the victim sustained serious injuries to his arm but was able to drive away from the scene and seek medical help.

It's thought the victim and suspect knew each other.

Witnesses are urged to come forward quoting incident number 156.


Police are searching for missing teenager

Jessie Morgan was reported missing on Wednesday. Credit: Warwickshire Police

Officers are appealing for help in finding 17-year-old Jessie Morgan from Warwickshire who has been missing since Wednesday 24 August.

Jessie has shoulder length blonde hair, is 5 foot 1 inch tall and has a lip piercing.

She was last seen carrying a green bag and dressed in black.

Police believe she may be in Birmingham or London.


Man airlifted to hospital after car hits tree

A 63-year-old man in Warwickshire has been airlifted to a major trauma centre after his car hit a tree.

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It happened a little before 7:30am this morning on the A429 about a mile south of Wellesbourne towards Ettington in South Warwickshire.

An ambulance was on scene within seven minutes backed by the Warwickshire and Northamptonshire Air Ambulance after four 999 calls.

When crews arrived they found the blue Mitsubishi side on against a tree. There was significant damage on the driver’s side.

Due to his injuries, ambulance staff removed the man from the vehicle rapidly and stabilised his condition.

He was suffering from fractured ribs, chest and possibly pelvic injuries.

The 63 year old was airlifted to the major trauma centre at University Hospital Coventry & Warwickshire where medics were on standby to receive the man.

He was described as being in a stable but serious condition upon arrival.

– West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman
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Weekend Picks: Warwickshire Pride

Warwickshire Pride: Sat 20th Aug (Pump Room Gardens, Royal Leamington Spa)

Warwickshire Pride takes place in Leamington Spa this weekend. Credit: Leanne Taylor

Diversity will be celebrated this weekend at Warwickshire Pride in Leamington Spa.

The family friendly event will have a Royal theme this year and feature food and drink from around the world, live performances on stage throughout the day, fairground rides and a royal themed Warwickshire Pride Dog Show.

Warwickshire Pride is a fantastic, positive celebration of LGBT culture and diversity.

Anyone is welcome to come to the festival, not just LGBT people. We’ve made sure it’s a whole family friendly event and we’ll have lots going on for people of all ages to enjoy.”

– Daniel Browne, Director of Warwickshire Pride

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