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LETTER: Concern over state of town’s East Mill

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The Fisher Price car seat.

Argos recalls Mamas and Papas and Fisher Price baby car seats

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The new 12-sided 1 coin is now more common than its round predecessor.

This is how long you've got to spend your old £1 coin

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‘A heart of gold’: Family’s tribute to Chesterfield teen who took his own life

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Contestants wanted for new series of The Island with Bear Grylls

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Moped rider is caught with drugs after police chase

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AERIAL SHOTS: Can you identify these Derbyshire towns?

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Pictured is Mohammed Dar, 55, of Ley Gardens, Alfreton, who has been jailed for 12 months and banned from Alfreton for seven years after harassing neighbours.

Police welcome neighbour from hell’s seven-year ban from Alfreton

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Find out how new data laws could affect your business

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WATCH: Derbyshire mother films terrifying scene inside plane as it dropped towards the sea

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The East Midlands Chamber has hit out at a government decision not to electrify the Midland Mail Line all the way through the East Midlands.

Government wrong not to electrify all of Midland Main Line, East Midlands Chamber says

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Jet2 has apologised to those who were on the plane.

Terrifying moment UK-bound plane ‘fell from the sky’ on return leg from Ibiza

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Breaking news.

BREAKING NEWS: HS2 route through Derbyshire is confirmed

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Northern services across Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire will be affected by the industrial action.

Strike action underway on Northern rail network

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Moped rider is caught with drugs after police chase

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Pictured is Mohammed Dar, 55, of Ley Gardens, Alfreton, who has been jailed for 12 months and banned from Alfreton for seven years after harassing neighbours.

Police welcome neighbour from hell’s seven-year ban from Alfreton

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Underage drinking, flying a kite in a park and changing a CD while driving all make the list.

The laws that many Brits don't even know they are breaking

Crime
Identity information for sale on the hidden internet can range from login details for film streaming account for full profiles of indviduals including bank account information.

REVEALED: The top 20 British postcodes where stolen identities are for sale on the web

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Chemicals company earns industry awards recognition

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The National Union of Teachers says 'more students are becoming disengaged from school'.

More children are being expelled from Derbyshire's schools, shock figures reveal

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Mr Lamberton said he knew his sons wouldn't wear their hats or sun cream if they weren't with him.

POLL: Was Derbyshire dad right to keep his children home from school because of the heat?

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The top earning industries for graduate include construction.

REVEALED: The best and worst paying industries for graduates

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Survey reveals some parents are struggling to afford school uniforms

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This is how long you've got to spend your old £1 coin

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Find out how new data laws could affect your business

Business
There are currently a variety of full and part-time vacancies on offer at Meadowhall.

Want a new job? Here's 20 jobs at Meadowhall you can apply for right now

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Simon Griffiths, general manager of Lubrizol Hazelwood, says the firm can be proud of industry recognition.

Chemicals company earns industry awards recognition

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Denby woman appointed watchdog for MPs’ conduct

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The leader of Derbyshire County Council, Councillor Berry Lewis.

Derbyshire plans to spend extra cash on roads and public transport under proposed new budget

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Pauline Latham MP

Mid Derbyshire MP joins arthritis charity’s campaign

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Around 10,000 people are expected to take to the streets of Belper on Sunday, for what food-sellers say is one of the best festivals in the region.

Belper festival to serve feast of fun, food and music

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Jessica Grocutt has been recruited by Marketing Peak District & Derbyshire for a project on market towns.

Tourism board’s new recruit to help boost market towns

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Derbyshire man caught on camera fly-tipping

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Allestree anglers catch £2,650 for autism charity

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Belper Goes Green festival line-up details revealed

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Councils hope the change will mean fewer scenes like this.

Council welcome reversal on construction waste charges

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‘A heart of gold’: Family’s tribute to Chesterfield teen who took his own life

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FIRST AID FRIDAY: What to do if you suspect someone is having a stroke

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FIRST AID FRIDAY: Spotting and treating a seizure

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St John Ambulance: 140 years of lifesaving first aid

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Pauline Latham MP

Mid Derbyshire MP joins arthritis charity’s campaign

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