Welcome to Bishop's Tachbrook

Access to Coronavirus testing

Last night the Government announced the further expansion of access to coronavirus testing to help protect the most vulnerable.

Anyone in England with coronavirus symptoms, who either has to leave home [...]

Messages for patients

Members of the public can use a dedicated email address to send messages to their loved ones in hospital, whilst they are unable to visit.

The email address is: Post4patients@swft.nhs.uk

All emails [...]

The Warwickshire Safe Haven

Coventry and Warwickshire Mind are pleased to announce the opening of a new service which launched 2nd April 2020.

The Warwickshire Safe Haven will offer mental health support from 6pm-11pm every [...]

The Christmas Mummers Plays

The plays of Harborough Magna, Newbold on Avon, Bishop’s Tachbrook and Stoneleigh were originally performed by members of the village community in homes, halls, pubs or streets. Amongst the many [...]

Booking the St Chad’s Centre

With the St Chad’s Centre almost completed, Trustees would like to invite enquiries for booking the St Chad’s Centre for January 2017 onwards.

Please contact stchadscentrebt@gmail.com

Please note there is currently no [...]

Tarantara sings us into autumn

(Written by Jennifer Miremadi)

The church was packed one Saturday evening in September to enjoy the performance of this choir from Alcester – 45 members dressed elegantly in black.

But what were our [...]

Community Computers scheme

Warwickshire County Council has launched the Community Computers scheme.

There are 120 recycled laptops available (across the County) for FREE to community groups, voluntary organisations and Town & Parish Councils.

Who can apply?

Locally based community or [...]

Live concert in the village

Tarantara are visiting Bishop’s Tachbrook to hold a live concert in St Chad’s Church on Saturday 17th September at 7.30pm.

Tickets are £10 / £5 for under 18s and all proceeds [...]

Living in Warwickshire survey

Warwickshire County Council has launched the Living in Warwickshire survey, which gives Warwickshire residents the chance to have their say on a range of public services within Warwickshire. This is an [...]

Sport, Leisure and Well-being


Hopefully you have now received the Sport Leisure and Well-being questionnaire through your door.

Please take part in helping to shape the future of these important parish amenities, by either completing [...]

We have a winner

The poll to decide the name for the new housing development closed on Friday 16 October and we have a resounding winner:

Oakley Meadow

As the results show, the name was the [...]

Learn to be a beekeeper!

Warwick and Leamington Beekeepers ‘Introduction to Beekeeping’ Course is held at the National Beekeeping Centre, Stoneleigh Park over 6 weekly consecutive evening sessions starting on Monday February  8th from  7pm [...]

A History of Priory Park

(Originally written for the Parish Magazine by Anne Kirby)

Our well-attended AGM has launched us into another year of varied and interesting talks and outings; all available for a modest subscription of £10 a [...]

St Chad’s Centre News

(Originally written for the Parish Magazine by the St Chad’s Centre Trustees)

Having just ushered in a new year the parish is beginning an exciting new chapter in its history. Since 1945, as the village was [...]

A Winter’s Mouse Tale

(Originally written for the Parish Magazine by Steve Harvey)

Over the fields skylarks sang as the warm air was drawn up from France. November and the ivy is covered with [...]

Harvesting Light

(Originally written for the Parish Magazine by Stephen Keen)

You may have noticed on a secluded edge of Bishop’s Tachbrook a new solar farm is being built, so what is it and why are [...]

Hedgehog Help Needed

Foster Carers – we need your help!

Warwickshire Hedgehog Rescue is a charity set up by a group of people in the Warwickshire area in order to deal with sick, injured [...]

The Leopard loyalty scheme

The Leopard has launched the customer-focussed initiative, which will offer regulars savings on food and drinks.

The new Loyalty Scheme at the village venue, which is run by pub group Scoff [...]

Community Speed Watch

Written by Leigh Carter and originally published in the Parish Magazine (May).

Community Speed Watch is a Community Forum driven initiative that enables local communities, supported by Warwickshire Police, to become involved [...]

A day for Dunc

A story by Beth Phillips

As an avid reader of the parish magazine, I am aware that my article is somewhat different to most of those featured within it.  It’s not [...]

Graham Leeke Honoured

Lord-Lieutenant of Warwickshire Mr Timothy Cox made a special presentation of a British Empire Medal to Graham Leeke to honour his outstanding service to the community of Bishop’s Tachbrook and [...]

Meet an amateur beekeeper

The plight of the honey bee may not be something which you are aware of but their declining numbers put the future of the world’s crop pollination in jeopardy.  Did [...]


Village Directory

Information and contact details for businesses,  amenities and groups in Bishop’s Tachbrook.


Parish magazine

Community magazine published 10 times a year which is compiled and distributed by volunteers.