Swot up on the hits of the 50s, 60s, 70s and 80s and support the Hospital of St Cross at the same time. Juke Box 'n' Jive quiz evening is organised by the Friends of St Cross and is to be held at Rugby Lions. The evening includes a two-course supper and live entertainment from Head over Heels.

See Draycote Water by night on this circular walk through the country park and back along the reservoir. Everyone is welcome to join in Batty about Bats 1. Discover our creatures of the night with a local bat expert. Meet at the Severn Trent Water Ranger's Office at 8.00 p.m. This event costs £2.00 and booking is essential.


This takes place at 12.30 p.m. on Tuesday 22 June at the Grosvenor Hotel, Rugby. The short business meeting will be followed by a lunch with guest speakers. Shooting on location at Rugby School for the first week of May meant early mornings and long days for the boys of Rugby School who joined Stephen Fry and the rest of the cast for the re-make of Tom Brown's Schooldays, to be shown on ITV1 at Christmas.

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Rugby Tourism is pleased to support the Coventry Food and Drink Awards, details of which can be found by following this link. Judging will take place from then until early September, with the awards ceremony to be held in October. British Waterways has singled out one of Rugby Tourism's members for special praise.

The Lock Stop Bistro at Hillmorton Locks near Rugby was voted Best New Waterways Business and Best Waterside Restaurant by British Waterways users. It also received the silver award in the Most Innovative Waterways Business category for owners Ian and Lesley Lauder.

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The cup was on display in various locations, and Sir Clive, Matt Dawson and Steve Thompson received the Freedom of the Borough on behalf of the whole squad in a special civic ceremony in the Temple Speech Room at Rugby School.