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Two local towns ranked in top three family friendly UK holiday destinations

Matlock and Buxton have both been named in the top three best destinations for family-friendly holidays.

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Spellbinding charm of Alpine Italian city

Venice, Milan and Rome draw in thousands of British tourists every year - but nestled at the foot of the Alps just off the beaten path of mass tourism there’s another spellbinding Italian city that captures the imagination of culture vultures and holidaymakers who flock to sample its Alpine charm.

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Overnight ferry to Europe harks back to golden age of travel

Overnight ferry to Europe harks back to golden age of travel

Crossing the channel can be an extremely speedy affair to the ports of Calais and Dunkirk. No sooner has one boarded the ship and ascended to the upper decks than it seems to be docking at the other end.

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Friendship. Photo by Pixabay.

How good a friend are you?

Have you got the blues? In need of a friend who will listen to your woes?

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Film review: Moments of briliance in powerful film Una

Film review: Moments of briliance in powerful film Una

When she was 13, Una (Rooney Mara) had a sexual relationship with an older man, Ray (Ben Mendelsohn), writes Natalie Stendall.

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Dining out: The Old Bowling Green, Winster

Winster’s beautiful stone buildings and narrow back streets make the village the epitome of picture-postcard Derbyshire.
Holidaymakers and day trippers are drawn by its olde worlde charm - and it seems as though the county’s residents can’t get enough of it either.

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Will you be splashing out on the Prosecco?

Aldi to sell 3-litre bottle of Prosecco this Christmas

Stop making your Christmas list - because we’ve found the ultimate festive buy for the fizz fans out there.

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This week’s horoscopes...

This week’s horoscopes...

Russell Grant here with your weekly horoscopes from September 16.

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CAMRA Beer Festival

Come to Derbyshire - we have cheap beer!

Derbyshire is one of the cheapest places to buy a pint in Britain, according to figures revealed by the Campaign for Real Ale (CAMRA).

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Will you be sleeping alone tonight?

Snoring is the main reason for couples not sleeping together, according to new research.

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Cup of tea and shortbread.

Fun poll takes the biscuit

Which biscuit will you be reaching for with your mid-morning cuppa?

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Merrie old time is guraranteed as Chesterfield G and S Society heads out on tour

Merrie old time is guraranteed as Chesterfield G and S Society heads out on tour

Chesterfield Gilbert and Sullivan Society has decided to ring the changes this year by staging Merrie England, composed by Edward German, at three different venues in the area over two weekends in October.

Theatre and Comedy
This week’s horoscopes with Russell Grant...

This week’s horoscopes with Russell Grant...

Here’s Russell Grant’s weekly horoscopes starting Saturday September 9.

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French Riviera comes to Long Eaton as hit comedy musical is staged

French Riviera comes to Long Eaton as hit comedy musical is staged

The popular musical comedy Dirty Rotten Scoundrels is to be the next production for Long Eaton Operatic Society.

Music
Choirs come together in Alfreton for Autumn Showcase

Choirs come together in Alfreton for Autumn Showcase

Alfreton Male Voice Choir are to hold their annual concert, named Autumn Showcase, on Saturday, October 14, starting at 7.30pm.

Music
A touch of brass as new Music At Duffield season starts

A touch of brass as new Music At Duffield season starts

The first concert in the new Music at Duffield Season takes place at The Ecclesbourne School in Duffield on Saturday, September 23.

Music
Stars will shine in Pomegranate panto

Stars will shine in Pomegranate panto

Make sure you get your tickets for this year’s star-packed pantomime production at The Pomegranate in Chesterfield.

Theatre and Comedy
Russell Grant’s weekly horoscopes

Russell Grant’s weekly horoscopes

Here are this week’s horoscopes with Russell Grant...

Offbeat
Gwen returns home to star in Derby Arena panto

Gwen returns home to star in Derby Arena panto

Derby-born Gwen Taylor will be playing the Enchantress in this year’s spectacular family pantomime Beauty And The Beast at Derby Arena.

Theatre and Comedy
Laughs galore as Ship Of Fools sets sail again

Laughs galore as Ship Of Fools sets sail again

The next Ship Of Fools comedy night at the Number 28 community venue in Belper is coming up on Saturday, September 23.

Theatre and Comedy
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