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Student from Warwickshire awarded scholarship

A Harper Adams University student from Warwickshire was awarded a prestigious scholarship at an annual ceremony on Wednesday.

Eleanor Kane from Shipston-on-Stour is studying BSc (Hons) Agriculture with Animal Science and is the recipient of a British Poultry Council (BPC) Scholarship from Faccenda.

Wartime returns to the Cotswolds on the GWR

The Gloucestershire Warwickshire Railway is running its first-ever ‘War in

the Cotswolds' event on the railway, Saturday 27 & Sunday 28 April 2013.

It's a time for visitors to carry their identity cards, ration books and
dress up in 1940s style for this special event.

Major award for Gloucestershire Warwickshire Railway

The Gloucestershire Warwickshire Railway (GWR), which runs heritage train

services between Cheltenham Racecourse and Winchcombe, Toddington and
Laverton has received another major accolade, in the Heritage Railway
Association awards 2012.

It has won the Peter Manisty Award for ‘outstanding contribution to railway

Stargazing Live 2013 - Chipping Norton Astronomers

 As a prelude to several Stargazing LIVE events planned throughout
 January ,on Sunday January 6th at the Rollright Stones , weather
 permitting , the Chipping Norton Amateur Astronomy Group will be holding
 a 'SOLAR SUNDAY' from 11am - 3pm.

Guide Dogs Breeding Centre - Free tours

The Guide Dogs National Breeding Centre has places available on a number
of it's tours during December on Tuesday and Wednesday afternoons and
Friday mornings. They will be closed for tours after Friday 21st December
2012 until Wednesday 3rd January 2013 but can still offer places on many
tours. If you are an individual, small family, social group or company

South Warwickshire Milliner's Movember Moustaches

Local milliner, Ingrid Gibbs from Mistress Milliner, is supporting Movember this month by forcing the manikins on her website to grow moustaches...
Ingrid is very keen to support the charity, Movember because her stepfather had prostate cancer in 2005 and thankfully he has had the ‘all clear' for over 6 years now, partly due to early diagnosis.

The Cosidor, the fully adjustable Portiere Rod designed to provide elegant Draught Exclusion

The Track House Limited introduces the new Cosidor, the stylish portiere rod that is designed to fit most doors and keep out those annoying draughts. Its attractive pole sits on the door and allows the curtain to lift and move with the door, providing all the advantages of draught proofing combined with elegant looks.

The one million pound special on the GWR!

Special trains to re-open the full length of the Gloucestershire Warwickshire Railway on Tuesday 30 October - Railway 12-miles long for the first time - first train between Cheltenham and Laverton since 1979 = GWR volunteers celebrate £1 million appeal success

After nearly three years of serious disruptions to its services because of

Shakespeare Film Festival at Stratford-upon-Avon

A new Film Festival developed by the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust with Stratford Picturehouse. Patron: Sir Kenneth Branagh

Saturday 6th October to Sunday 21st October 2012

Thomas's 'boiler-ache' brings joy for hundreds of families

A minor problem with the boiler on Thomas the Tank Engine at the

Gloucestershire Warwickshire Railway's <http://www.gwsr.com/> 'Days out
with Thomas' last weekend (22-23 September) meant that the little blue
engine was confined to Winchcombe station and unable to pull the
railway's seven-coach trains to and from Cheltenham Racecourse.

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