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BIRD FLU OUTBREAK: Derbyshire farmers asked to keep poultry indoors

Derbyshire farmers are being asked to keep their poultry indoors to help prevent an outbreak of a highly-infectious strain of avian flu which has been found in Europe.

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Is your new fiver worth £50,000?

Is your new fiver worth £50,000?

Brits are being urged to check their new fivers after engraved bank notes worth as much as £50,000 were circulated in a Willie Wonka-style ‘Golden Ticket’ giveaway.

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LIST: 11 of Derbyshire’s punniest business names

LIST: 11 of Derbyshire’s punniest business names

These are 11 of Derbyshire’s punniest business names.

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MP welcomes plan to spend £1.7m on Derbyshire potholes

MP welcomes plan to spend £1.7m on Derbyshire potholes

Mid Derbyshire MP Pauline Latham has welcomed the Government’s announcement that it will invest £3billion in road improvements, giving a boost to motorists across the UK.

Transport
Aldi's new Belper store opens on December 8, at 8am.

Belper’s new Aldi store to open next week

Belper’s long-awaited Aldi food store is set to open its doors to shoppers next week.

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Brexit in spotlight at business club’s meeting

Brexit in spotlight at business club’s meeting

The next meeting of the High Peak Business Club is to take place on Tuesday, December 6, starting at 7.30am at Chapel en le Frith Golf Club, when those present will be looking at the Chancellor’s Autumn Statement with the club’s regular “guru” Ian Bingham FCA of BDO Manchester.

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New £5 notes contain animal fat, Bank of England reveals

New £5 notes contain animal fat, Bank of England reveals

Vegans and vegetarians have voiced outrage after revelations that the new £5 notes contain animal fat.

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Cromford Mills.

Belper firm to move headquarters to Cromford Mills

A company is severing 20-year ties with Belper after announcing it is relocating its head office elsewhere in Derbyshire.

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Get cash out with your phone: Bank launches contactless cash machines

Get cash out with your phone: Bank launches contactless cash machines

Bank cards look set to become a thing of the past.

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REVEALED: The M&S stores likely to close, according to experts

REVEALED: The M&S stores likely to close, according to experts

Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire Marks and Spencer stores feature on a list of those which are likely to close, according to retail analysts.

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Marks & Spencer to close 60 UK clothing stores as profits plunge to £231m

Marks & Spencer to close 60 UK clothing stores as profits plunge to £231m

High street giant Marks & Spencer has said it will close around 60 clothing and home stores as it focuses on food, and warned of more than 2,100 job losses under plans to axe 53 overseas shops.

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Give your presence early and visit a loved one with Northern's special rail tickets offer

Northern Value: Save up to 60 per cent on your train fare and visit a loved one

Give your presence early this year  - surprise a loved one and go by Northern rail with average savings of 60 per cent.
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Schools receive new book on Belper in the First World War

Schools receive new book on Belper in the First World War

Primary school children are learning all about life in Belper during the First World War thanks to a new book produced using a grant from the Heritage Lottery Fund.

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MP backs campaign to close autism employment gap

MP backs campaign to close autism employment gap

Mid-Derbyshire’s MP has backed a campaign calling on the Government to do more to help people with autism access job opportunities.

Health
Medieval ring found in Belper field up for auction

Medieval ring found in Belper field up for auction

A Medieval sapphire ring dating back to 1250 is set to capture the hearts of jewellery buyers and metal detectorists when it comes up for sale at Hansons’ Etwall showroom on Tuesday November 29.

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Heritage rail line celebrates opening of Duffield booking hall

Heritage rail line celebrates opening of Duffield booking hall

The new booking hall has been officially opened at Duffield railway station, in the latest success for volunteers working to restore the heritage line.

Arts

VIDEO & 360 PHOTO: The Xmas Factor comes to Meadowhall with James Arthur and Louisa Johnson at Christmas Live

The Xmas Factor came to Sheffield's Meadowhall shopping centre when 15,000 screaming pop fans were treated to a sold out Christmas Live concert with headliners James Arthur and Louisa Johnson.
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Watch out for roadworks.

TRAFFIC NEWS: Derbyshire roadworks for the week ahead

Here’s a list of roadworks taking place on Derbyshire’s roads in the week ahead.

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Waterton Park Hotel is the perfect venue for all occasions

Waterton Park Hotel is the perfect venue for all occasions

There’s a small part of Yorkshire that will always remain very special for me.

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Peak District views, Curbar Edge

DESTINATION DERBYSHIRE: County economy gets £2 billion tourism windfall

Tourism continues to have a positive impact on the Peak District and Derbyshire – generating almost £2 billion in 2015.

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