Coventry company wins national accolade

An award-winning education and training company based in Coventry has secured another accolade for the high standard of its work. PET-Xi Training in Westwood Business Park is among only 19 organisations in the UK and Ireland to have been presented with an Outstanding Centre of Excellence from Prodigy Learning, which is licensed by Microsoft as […]

Flypast and Hawk! Highlights of the upcoming RAF100 event

A spectacular flypast by a Dakota and an iconic Hawk aircraft are among the stunning highlights of a three-day celebration to mark Coventry and Warwickshire’s long association with the Royal Air Force as part of the nationwide RAF100 centenary celebrations. There will be a number of military vehicles, static displays, stands, exhibitions and displays connected […]

Homeless households have increased by 1,163% since 2010

In 2010 there were 22 homeless households in Coventry, now there is 278, of which 210 are families with children, with a total of 505 children. Labour MP for Coventry North East, Colleen Fletcher, highlighted this statistic in a question to James Brokenshire, Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government in the House […]

Major RAF 100 event happening in Coventry

The newly-elected Lord Mayor of Coventry, Councillor John Blundell, and leading UK businessman Sir Peter Rigby DL are to co-host a special three-day showcase in Coventry city centre and Coventry Airport to celebrate 100 years of the Royal Air Force, on 6-8 July 2018. The event, which is sponsored by Rigby Group, will celebrate the […]

Coventry Cathedral

Free adult education courses in Coventry and Warwickshire

Adults across Coventry and Warwickshire can take advantage of the government’s new education policy to gain qualifications to boost their careers – for free. The Department for Education is allowing education providers to offer free courses for anyone earning less than £15,726 in an initial year-long trial from September. The decision means adults no longer […]

Hereward College

Employment Hub launched for young disabled people

A new Employment Hub has been launched to help young people with disabilities gain employment in Coventry and Warwickshire. Hereward College in Bramston Crescent, Tile Hill, Coventry, invited representatives from around 60 businesses, schools and local authorities to hear more about its work with employers to bridge the disability employment gap. Caption: From the left, […]

Coventry Chemicals announced record-breaking revenues

Coventry Chemicals has announced record-breaking revenues of over £23m, an increase of 30% over three years following a period of significant investment in new plant and machinery. Building on this success and to reflect its ambitious growth plans in the UK and internationally, the business has unveiled a new identity, Mirius. The firm’s growth follows […]