Rugby First works closely with a wide variety of businesses to create and deliver an exciting programme of marketing, promotions and events. Our aim is to raise the town centre’s profile as an attractive place to live, work and visit.

Latest News

Reponse to COVID-19

In the light of the unprecedented COVID-19 pandemic and latest government advice, Rugby First is … Read More

Countdown to the 10th Rugby Festival of Culture is on

Actors, artists, comedians, crafters, dancers, musicians, poets and singers – Rugby needs you! Rugby First … Read More

The Glutton has arrived in Rugby

Rugby First has unveiled its latest weapon in tackling the fight against dirt and grime … Read More

Christmas in Rugby

In our countdown to the 25th yule love all the festive fun taking place in … Read More

Christmas Lights Switch On

To start the countdown to Christmas, Rugby First has revealed details of the Christmas Lights … Read More

Have an event-full Halloween

If you are looking for something to do during Halloween, there are some FRIGHT-fully good … Read More

Half-term fun in Rugby – proud birthplace of the game

You don’t have to travel thousands of miles to immerse yourself in the Rugby World … Read More

Exhilarating Taiko Drumming show on its way to Rugby for the first time

Making their debut in Rugby on Sunday 2 November, Tsuchicugo Daiko is offering two chances … Read More


Find out what is important to Rugby businesses in our monthly blog posts. If you want to join the debate or have a topic that you are passionate about, get in touch.

Shaping Rugby’s town centre

As well as being attributed for singer Adele’s transformed figure, could pilates also be the … Read More

Business is blooming for Jean’s Flowers

Rugby town centre has a core group of businesses that have been successfully trading for … Read More



“We were thoroughly impressed with the organisation of the day. The event
attracted many people from all over Warwickshire, and therefore was a very profitable day for us.”