The birthplace of rugby, this beautiful Warwickshire market town is situated pretty much in the heart of England.
And we've got the lowdown on the best things to do this week.
Entertaining Angels: Rugby Theatre
Through the story of Grace, a recently bereaved clergy wife, Richard Everett's comedy drama asks piercing questions about faith, loss, God and how well we really know each other.
Live Jazz In The Horseshoes Bar
Saxophonist Ian Hill and guest artists from around the Midlands perform contemporary jazz.
The Webb Ellis Rugby Football Museum
Housed inside the former workshop where William Gilbert manufactured the first rugby balls, the museum houses a unique collection of rugby artefacts and memorabilia, charting the history and development of the game.
World Rugby Hall Of Fame
Take a journey through time using the latest interactive technology, video archive and historical memorabilia to learn more about the history and values that unite world rugby. Guided tours are available daily.
Rugby School Tours & Museum
A one-and-a-half-hour tour includes the Butterfield-designed Main Chapel, scenes described in Thomas Hughes's Rugby-set novel Tom Brown's Schooldays, and ancient rugby memorabilia.
- Guided Tour
Pathway Of Fame
The Pathway of Fame, available from the tourist centre, is a unique guide around the town of Rugby, which celebrates the history of the game and commemorates some of its most notable players and events
- Tourist Attraction
- Rugby Union
Cock Robin Wood
Managed by Warwickshire Wildlife Trust, the site features over nine acres of newly established broadleaf woodland around a large pond which is home to many species of birds and aquatic life.
St Andrew's Church
Located at the heart of the town centre, the picturesque church is renowned for its series of striking stained glass windows and vibrant community life.
A country park with a sailing club, trout fishery and a bird hide, as well as space for games and picnics and a fantastic children's play area.
- Family Event
The former cement quarry is now a thriving nature reserve of grassland and woodland consisting of a large pool with a vibrant population of native white-clawed crayfish and toads. Various paths around this reserve provide excellent bird-spotting opportunities.
- Nature Reserve
- Family Event