Hotel and leisure facilities planned in retail giant’s vision for huge global HQ near Coventry

Retail giant Frasers Group has announced ambitious plans to build a huge global headquarters on the edge of Coventry. The company wants to create a giant campus at Junction 2 of the M6 in Ansty, Warwickshire. Frasers Group has a big portfolio of well-known brands, including Sports Direct, FLANNELS, House of Fraser, GAME, Jack Wills, […]

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Former Sky Blues star joins recruitment firm in new role

Former Sky Blues star Callum Reilly has joined one of the region’s best-known recruitment firms in a public relations role. Callum has joined Pertemps Network Group as a PR and communications executive. His appointment reflects the Meriden-based organisation’s renewed focus on communications following the launch of a three-year strategy earlier this year. Callum will work […]

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Ideal first-time home in Coventry for sale for £155k

A house in Coventry which has been described as an « ideal and lovely first home » is on the market for just £155,000. The two-bedroomed terraced property is situated in a cul-de-sac – Pembrook Road in Holbrooks. It’s being sold by Cloud9 Estate Agents, who say it would make an « ideal first home or an investment […]

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Works starts on new Greggs bakery inside Coventry Tesco

Work is underway on a brand new Greggs store inside a Tesco Extra supermarket in Coventry. Under the project the entire interior will be revamped, including an updated clothing department. Construction workers are on site at the Crosspoint Extra store in Walsgrave. Bosses have described the refurbishment as a ‘significant refresh’ and hope it will […]

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‘Rightly furious’ Amazon workers in Coventry ready to strike again over pay

Amazon workers in Coventry are ready to walk out again in a bitter row over pay with the tech giant. More than 500 workers took industrial action last month after receiving a ‘hilarious’ pay offer from the internet behemoth. And disgruntled employees are ready to take further steps to make their voices heard. More than […]

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