Telling Rugby about Gumtree

Monday 27 September 2010, by

Michelle works as a conservationist to help sustain the landscape in Rugby and its surrounding areas. Recently, we had an event and Michelle was one of those out there in Rugby town centre telling people about Gumtree Rugby. Here’s her report on the people she met and spoke to that day:


Big screen time machine

Thursday 23 September 2010, by

Who doesn’t love a good movie? Chris Long, a self-professed film connoisseur and writer, muses over the movies of 2010:


How to impress at your job interview

Wednesday 15 September 2010, by

Looking for a job? We asked Rugby Recruitment, in the business of supplying staff to local companies since 1988, for some top tips on how to impress at your next job interview:


Cash savvy mothers head to

, by has been championed as one of the best websites to make maternity pay go further and pick up essential childcare items at discounted rates. Mums should head to the site to find a great deal on everything from changing …


A photographer’s guide to taking scenery shots

Tuesday 7 September 2010, by

Ceri Middleton is a photographer and new to Rugby. She decided to use this opportunity to do some exploring and take some photos of the place. As she goes about her day, we decided to take notes and see what we can learn from her photo-taking skills:


Commuters make the best neighbours

Monday 6 September 2010, by

Those who travel more than an hour and a half to work each day are most likely to give something back to their community. They are more likely to join social groups, host dinner parties, check on elderly neighbours and …


Discover Ollie’s Shoes

Friday 3 September 2010, by

Rugby is full of little gems, those best-kept secrets that we discover once in a while. I was in West Haddon at The Pytchley (really yummy food, a whole post on its own!), when I stumbled across a shoe shop like no other


Send them back to school without breaking the bank

Wednesday 1 September 2010, by is the place to go to avoid spiralling back to school costs. Head to the ‘stuff for sale section’ to find everything from local school uniforms to stationary and books.

As reported by

Sunday Mirror, 29/08/2010, p.46



Save a small fortune by decluttering

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As the leaves begin to fall and thoughts drift to cosy nights in, why not make some extra cash for Winter by decluttering those cupboards and posting an ad on

As reported by

My Weekly, 04/09/2010, p.36