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Free community festival set to fill Warwick with music, activities and food and drink

Stratford Pursuits Festival

A new free community festival that proved a hit in Stratford-upon-Avon is to come to Warwick – bringing live music, food, drinks, workshops, demonstrations, and more. Warwick Pursuits festival is a two-day event celebrating music, art and culture, with an array of activities for families to enjoy for free. Organised by Slate Events – the […]

‘Life-changing’ Festival of Witches & Pagans raises £20,000 for charities

Witches festival

A popular festival for Witches and Pagans held in the Midlands has raised over £20,000 for charitable causes, with attendees praising the event as ‘life-changing’. The festival, which returned to Fillongley near Coventry for the third year in a row, was set up to remove the taboo around witches and pagans and has become one […]

Why Warwick is the perfect place for beer-lovers

Warwick beer trail

Warwick is world-famous for its castle, not to mention its cobbled streets, quintessential English feel, and many attractions. But an often-overlooked asset for this historic town is its unrivalled collection of humble hostelries, making it a beer-lover’s paradise. The claim isn’t just one from ale fans in Warwick, but is backed up by the fact […]

Iconic tower at St Mary’s back open for visitors following £1.8m restoration

St Mary's Warwick

The iconic tower at Warwick’s famous St Mary’s Collegiate Church is reopening for the first time in over a year following a £1.8m restoration. The full splendour of the 160ft tower – which boasts 160 steps and provides stunning views across Warwick, its world-famous castle and the county beyond – has been restored to its […]

Libertine Burger shortlisted as best burger in Britain in national awards

Libertine Burger 044

Warwickshire burger brand Libertine Burger is in the running to be crowned as the UK’s best burger after being shortlisted in a national award. The popular business, which has restaurants in Leamington Spa, Rugby and Stratford-upon-Avon, has been named among 16 finalists in this year’s prestigious National Burger Awards, which marks its 10th anniversary in […]

Warwickshire-base artisan beer brand available nationwide after landing Ocado deal

Empress Lager

Warwickshire-based artisan beer brand Empress is now available to fans across the country after winning a listing with online retailer Ocado. Empress’ unique award-winning gluten-free lager has started 2024 with a bang by being stocked nationwide by Ocado, along with its IPA and Pale Ale, making it easier than ever to get hold of them. […]

Comfort food and festive cheer on the menu at The George, Kilsby

The George Kilsby sunday lunch

The George is launching its autumn/winter menu on November 6th The destination dining pub has also released its menus for the festive season, including Christmas Day  Winter warmers and festive cheer is on the menu at destination dining pub The George at Kilsby. The popular village pub is launching its new autumn/winter menu on November […]