Crich Tramway Village has staged its first-ever Classic Motorbike and Scooter Weekend.
Stray Staffordshire Bull Terrier Rosie was found wandering the streets by RSPCA inspectors.
Sixty solar panels will be installed at Belper School’s sixth form block, if a planning application is approved. Derbyshire County Council said the panels would provide electricity for the daily use of the site and would help reduce its carbon footprint.An application to the borough council said the panels would not be obtrusive and would be at the rear of the building to prevent vandalism.
Amber Valley Borough Council has lodged plans to extend a cemetery in Matlock Road, Belper to provide more burial space.
The new mayor of an area of Suffolk is recovering after driving his car into a branch of Tesco Express.
Robinson's squash maker Britvic is to close its factory in Essex where it was founded in the 19th century under plans to axe up to 400 jobs.
Eighteen people have been arrested on suspicion of helping to smuggle Sri Lankan illegal immigrants into Britain in a series of dawn raids across Europe, including in London, Luton and Essex.
The daughter of a woman from Chelmsford killed by a convicted murderer has claimed that her mother would still be alive if police had done their jobs properly.
A computer scientist from Cambridgeshire has set himself the challenge of running 12 races in 12 months to boost funds for an Alzheimer's charity.
A boy aged just nine has admitted burgling a house and stealing the keys of a car that crashed moments later, police said.
Wildflower-rich roadside verges around the country are being destroyed by local councils mowing them when they are in full bloom, experts have warned.
Forty eight people have been rescued from a passenger boat after it hit a rock on a Welsh island, coastguards have said.
Conservatives have considered limiting the number of times patients can visit their family doctor in a year, it has emerged.
Police are treating the death of a 21-year-old man who fell from a stand at York racecourse as a tragic accident.
A new £3.2 million recycling centre has opened in Somercotes.
The Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire Chamber of Commerce has welcomed the renewed focus on economic growth in the Queen’s speech at the state opening of Parliament.
A growing adult and youth learning organisation has strengthened its presence in the East Midlands with the acquisition of a Ripley firm.
Rural firms in Derbyshire are being invited along to two free events that can help them combat spiraling diesel, gas and electricity bills.
A couple have started-up a new business offering people the chance to get involved in some traditional crafts.
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Weather for Belper
Sunday 26 May 2013
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