JLR supplier works with Dyson to make ventilators

A luxury car parts maker which supplies JLR and Aston Martin turned its expertise to make up to 10,000 ventilators to help critically ill Covid-19 patients. With the help of manufacturer Dyson, Park Sheet Metal was called on to use its expertise as Covid-19 swept the UK. The Coventry-based firm was able to step up […]

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Coventry’s longest running nightclub is up for sale

What is claimed to be Coventry’s longest-running nightclub – Scholars in Far Gosford Street – is on the market. The fully fitted-out club, bar and music venue has been a popular location on Coventry’s social circuit since it opened in 1995. Scholars shut-up shop at the start of the lockdown in March and its owners […]

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Glamping retreat and luxury chef join forces to beat Covid-19

Two Warwickshire businesses have teamed up in their latest bid to try and take the heat out of the pandemic fears for staycationers. Luxury glamping retreat Winchcombe Farm in Tysoe, is working with an award-winning private chef from Leamington by bringing a great night out ‘indoors’ for their guests. Bramble Dining will cook a fine […]

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A classic Mk1 Jaguar is in the market and it’s ready to race

A classic Mk1 Jaguar has gone on the market and it’s ready and raring to race. Kent-based historic motorsport specialist DM Historics is selling the fully FIA-qualified example of one of the most-loved Jaguars ever built. The Mk1 Jaguar spearheaded the Coventry car maker’s foray into the small luxury car market, and was produced between […]

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New-look Leamington business awards will honour local COVID heroes

Nomination are being invited to recognise COVID Resilience as part of a new-look preliminary event for next year’s Leamington Business Awards. Newly named The Leamington Business Resilience Awards, the seventh annual event will see the introduction of three additional categories recognising Business Resilience, Business Pivoting and Lockdown Hero for those who have excelled during the […]

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New look and more for the Jaguar XF

Jaguar has unveiled the latest version of its XF saloon and the Sportbrake estate version of the same model. Both the XF saloon and Sportbrake get a makeover for 2021 with refreshed design lines, an all-new interior and new engines. The two models benefit from styling tweaks, an all-new interior incorporating luxurious new materials, and  […]

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Martin Lewis has a warning for homeowners and buyers ahead of stamp duty change

Martin Lewis has warned those buying homes or with existing mortgages that changes to stamp duty could have a big knock-on effect on their finances. The Money Saving Expert issued the warning in his latest Money Saving Expert Newsletter. Combined with tightening criteria due to the coronaviurs pandemic, it means high loan-to-value mortgages – for […]

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Jaguar Land Rover is recruiting for these roles right now

The economic impact of the coronavirus pandemic has been felt deeply – with the pain likely to continue for some time. One of the industrial sectors that has been hit hardest is automotive and it has proved a rough period for Britain’s biggest car maker Jaguar Land Rover. The Coventry-based company had been having a […]

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