Parking plan boost

Belper’s MP has welcomed government plans to provide more parking spaces in Belper.

Pauline Latham is backing a plan that is aimed at providing a boost to high streets and small shops.

The mid-Derbyshire representative said: “The return of fairer parking is great news for shoppers and businesses in Belper.

“I want to see more parking spaces to help small shops prosper on local high streets and assist mums struggling with their family shop.”