VIDEO: Dambusters flypast on 70th anniversary of the...
Annual charity football contest is set to raise arou...
Success for under 14s girls in hockey tournament
Ripley-born ‘bouncing bomb’ inventor played vital ro...
Homes bid refused as protest sounds
Powerhouse blues trio at the Flowerpot
Reserves lose in Rainworth game
Police have charged a man with stealing a quad bike from a house in Belper.
A Belper couple have finally been able to visit the children helped by a charity which they have supported for nearly 40 years.
Derbyshire poet Laureate Matt Black will be talking about a well-known Belper character during an appearance at the town’s arts festival next week.
A traditional celebration of sport is to be revived in Belper next week, with the return of the town’s Wakes festival.
An organised crime gang which was smashed by detectives investigating a burglary in Belperhave been ordered to pay back almost £72,000.
Hundreds of onlookers gathered as a Lancaster bomber flew over Derbyshire to mark the 70th anniversary of the daring Dambusters raid.
The 2013 Belper Nursing Cup charity competition is set to raise around £1,250 for three good causes.
Belper Hockey Club’s Girls under 14s’ players are celebrating after coming out on top in a competition held at the weekend.
Belper United Reserves came out on top in the final of the President’s Cup with a 2-1 win over Bilborough Pelican Reserves.
The weather had a negative impact on some of the cricket at the weekend but there was still football to be played, with Belper Town Reserves among those in action.
Belper United continued their strong end to the season with back-to-back 4-0 victories in the Central Midlands League South.
The weather has been much better over most of the past week and the warmer conditions have helped anglers at Carsington Fishery.
TICKETS are now on sale to the smash-hit musical Hairspray, when it comes to Nottingham’s Theatre Royal from July 2-13, 2013.
The Theatre Royal and Royal Concert Hall Nottingham’s forthcoming June to August season promises some long-awaited summer fun.
Journey, Whitesnake and Thunder are set to appear onstage together for the first time ever next year, stopping off at Capital FM Arena Nottingham on May 25.
A five bedroomed, detached property with accommodation on 3 floors, situated on this sought after development in Shireoaks, within easy walking distance of the village centre with good local shops, schools, transport facilities etc.
You would have thought that when he moved to a new house in Wicklow, known as the Garden of Ireland, Diarmuid Gavin, the enfant terrible of the gardening fraternity, would have wasted no time hauling in the diggers, landscaping materials, amazing plants and architectural altars.
As I lie in bed, sunlight drenches the Southern Ocean stretched out in front of me. Colours shifting, the horizon slowly melts into the sky as the sun rises over an endless expanse of white empty beach.
This week The Ripley & Heanor News joins the country in commemorating the 70th anniversary of the celebrated Dambusters raid, one of the most daring operations carried out by the RAF during World War II.
Klaxons, wailing swanee whistles, drums and chants of protest were heard as Amber Valley council’s planning board refused a bid to build 79 houses in Codnor.2 comments
Here are some of the latest pictures of times gone by in the area.
As war broke out on the Western Front, horses were commandeered from farms, liveries, hunt stables and private ownership to serve on the front line.
Police are appealing for information after a swing was damaged at a play area in Pinxton.
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Weather for Belper
Saturday 18 May 2013
Temperature: 7 C to 12 C
Wind Speed: 12 mph
Wind direction: West
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Wind Speed: 10 mph
Wind direction: North east