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October Half Term Outdoor Activities In Warwickshire

PLACES TO GO OUTSIDE WITH THE KIDS IN WARWICKSHIRE THIS AUTUMN The half term holidays are just around the corner, and thanks to Covid-19, you may be wondering what on earth you’re going to do with the kids this year! Perhaps you’d normally go away for October half term or have the whole week planned out… Keep Reading

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The Foodie Awards: Best Newcomer

BEST NEW FOOD OR DRINK BUSINESS ESTABLISHED IN WARWICKSHIRE WITHIN THE LAST 18 MONTHS? A celebration of the best of Coventry and Warwickshire’s food and drink scene is at the heart of a new awards program designed to support businesses as they re-emerge from lockdown. The first Foodie Awards 2021, in partnership with Visit Coventry, lists among its… Keep Reading

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Riding To Save Lives

WARWICKSHIRE & SOLIHULL BLOOD BIKES (WSBB) In 1969, a youth community action group was founded in the Luton & Stevenage area by Des Gibbons. Des’ aim was to encourage young bikers to make use of their wheels and riding abilities by providing reliable transport services to local hospitals. Freewheelers inspired many, including Warwickshire and Solihull… Keep Reading

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The Foodie Awards: Best Artisan Food & Drink Producers

WHERE’S THE BEST ARTISAN DRINK PRODUCERS IN WARWICKSHIRE? WHO PRODUCES THE BEST ARTISAN FOOD IN WARWICKSHIRE? A celebration of the best of Coventry and Warwickshire’s food and drink scene is at the heart of a new awards program designed to support businesses as they re-emerge from lockdown. The first Foodie Awards 2021, in partnership with… Keep Reading

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Stillbirth Mum Commissions Harmony Glass Memorial For Late Son

BABY LOSS AWARENESS WEEK (Oct 9th-15th) As for all bereaved mums, memories are extremely precious to Sharon Luca-Chatha (founder of Kenilworth based charity The Luca Foundation) who was among the first to commission a Harmony Glass ashes memorial from Cariad personal ceremonies, for her son. Luca, to whom she refers as her ‘angel baby’, was… Keep Reading

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New-look Business Awards Will Honour Local COVID ‘Heroes’

THE LEAMINGTON BUSINESS RESILIENCE AWARDS As of Friday 9th October, nominations are now being invited to recognise COVID Resilience, as part of a new-look preliminary event for next year’s Leamington Business Awards. Newly named The Leamington Business Resilience Awards, the seventh annual event will see the introduction of three additional categories recognising Business Resilience, Business… Keep Reading

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Author Sets Out To Help Others With New Books About Bereavement

BABY LOSS AWARENESS WEEK (Oct 9th-15th) A life tinged with heartbreak prompted one Coventry mum to take up the pen – and Baby Loss Awareness Week marks the launch of her latest book tackling the subject. Angel Warriors is Sharon Luca-Chatha’s touching and personal account of the past eight years of her life, following the… Keep Reading

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The Foodie Awards: Best Farm Shop

WHERE’S THE BEST FARM SHOP IN WARWICKSHIRE? A Celebration of the best of Coventry and Warwickshire’s food and drink scene is at the heart of a new awards program designed to support businesses as they re-emerge from lockdown.The first Foodie Awards 2021, in partnership with Visit Coventry, lists among its guest judges Birmingham-born Michelin star… Keep Reading

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Create Your Perfect Wedding Day With Warwickshire’s Finest Wedding Planner

WONDERFUL EVENTS BY MARTINA PAUL In times of such uncertainty and with consistent changes to the government’s regulations and guidelines, planning a wedding has never been more difficult. How many people can you invite? What suppliers are available? When can we book it? They are all pretty normal questions for someone planning a wedding, but… Keep Reading

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New Premises Unlocks Latest Exciting Chapter For Warwick Children’s Charity

THE NEXT STEP FOR MOLLY OLLY’S WISHES When Rachel Ollerenshaw collected the keys for an office building in Swan Street, Warwick, it unlocked a whole new chapter for her charity. The premises, the first dedicated HQ for Molly Olly’s Wishes, has opened its doors just weeks before Rachel’s late daughter – and inspiration behind the… Keep Reading

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A Sneak Peek Inside To Warwickshire’s Most Luxurious Glamping Site

Our Partner Amanda Chalmers Goes On A Staycation At Warwickshire’s Most Luxurious Glamping Site. Here’s What She Had To Stay About Their Newest Woodland Lodge… The phrase five-star luxury is a much-overused one when it comes to holiday accommodation. But never have I before considered it an inadequate description for somewhere I’ve stayed . .… Keep Reading

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Warwickshire Digital – Keeping Warwickshire Connected

AERIAL, SATELLITE, SECURITY & NETWORK INSTALLATIONS Over the last few weeks, our attention has focused on new business owners who have opened for trading, aiming to not let the unfortunate events of 2020 stop their dreams from becoming reality. However, whilst we shine a light on the bravery of these local entrepreneurs, we have not… Keep Reading

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BDM Interiors

AFFORDABLE & CREATIVE SOLUTIONS TO SELLING YOUR HOME Bobbie Dixon-McKinley, one of our Warwickshire local creatives, went live with her interior design business in June of this year. After many years exploring interior design projects for friends and family, Bobbie was driven to start working with her passion every day. At the time, Bobbie was… Keep Reading

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Bereavement Foundation Launches Free Memory Boxes Campaign

“You can lose people but you can’t lose memories. They are always there & we should treasure them as much as we can” In the early hours of a June morning in 2004, Tracey McAtamney took a phone call that was to change her and her children’s lives forever. It was the worst news imaginable… Keep Reading

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Jas K Bakes – Cake, Bake, Decorate!

UNIQUE SCRUMPTIOUS BAKES & HOME OF THE CAKESICLE We at The Warwickshire Review love celebrating small, independently run businesses based here in Warwickshire and with the current pandemic affecting all areas of life, there has been a crippling strain on many businesses of all sizes across our beloved county. So, as the children head back… Keep Reading

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Headteacher Turned Coach Warns Pandemic Could Deepen Crisis In Industry

“The landscape of education has moved away from local authority schools to academies which just turned some school leaders into power-driven individuals taking their focus away from teaching and learning. Their priority and moral compass has been changed and it’s gone off in a direction that is not about the children any more.” A Controversial… Keep Reading

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Shape It Up Pilates

RUGBY’S PILATES AND CORE WELLBEING STUDIO Anne Simonsen’s journey to Shape It Up Pilates and Shape It Up Core was fuelled by her desire to build connections with others. Relocating regularly with her family over the years, exercise became a vital tool in building connections. She describes exercise as her “way in” to developing friendships… Keep Reading

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Warwickshire’s Summer 2020 Charity Raffle Business Directory!

A DIRECTORY OF ALL THE BUSINESSES THAT DONATED PRIZES TO WARWICKSHIRE’S SUMMER 2020 CHARITY RAFFLE Had your eye on a prize from our raffle this year but didn’t win? Here is a list of all the businesses that took part in Warwickshire’s Summer 2020 Charity Raffle (that ended on 10th July 2020) so you can… Keep Reading

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A Message of Thanks

OUR SUMMER CHARITY RAFFLE, 1 MONTH ON The Warwickshire Review’s Summer Charity Raffle announced its lucky winners last month. Whilst you’ve all been receiving your various prizes, the money spent on your raffle tickets has been divided up and distributed to our five selected charities. We are incredibly thankful to every individual who got involved… Keep Reading

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June’s Chatterbox Tunes

SPEECH THERAPIST & EARLY YEARS EDUCATOR KEEPS WARWICKSHIRE’S UNDER 4’S ENTERTAINED & ENGAGED June Lee, founder, and creator behind June’s Chatterbox Tunes is driven by her passion for her work and her love for supporting families with babies and children. June worked as a Speech and Language therapist for six years, working in paediatrics, Early… Keep Reading

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Entries Open For Warwickshire’s First Foodie Awards!

ENTRIES OPEN FOR COVENTRY & WARWICKSHIRE’S INAUGURAL FOODIE AWARDS Entries are open for a brand new food awards programme that will celebrate the very best of the food and drink scene in Coventry and Warwickshire. The inaugural Foodie Awards 2021, in partnership with Visit Coventry, launched in July and will recognise businesses across the sector,… Keep Reading

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