UPDATE: Major Derbyshire road reopens after ‘serious collision’

A major Derbyshire road has reopened after a ‘serious collision’ took place this morning.

A serious collision closed the A38 near Ripley for several hours.

UPDATE: Major Derbyshire road closed after ‘serious collision’

A major Derbyshire road is currently closed after a ‘serious collision’.

The figures were obtained using the Freedom of Information Act.

10,000 speeding tickets issued in Derbyshire in 2016

Drivers in Derbyshire racked up over 10,000 speeding tickets throughout 2016, new research has shown.

Traffic news

UPDATE: Two lanes reopened on M1 southbound after collision

Two lanes are now open on the M1 southbound after a collision.
Mitchell Rodgers.

Derbyshire teenager killed by train as he fled from police

A teenager who was hit by a train travelling at 100mph as he fled from police had been trying to pull himself back on to the platform moments before the deadly impact, an inquest has heard.

The commute to work is often the worst part of the day for many people.

Traffic jams costing UK economy £203 million a week

Stuck in traffic this morning on your way to work?

Complaints about parkingcharges more than doubled in the last year according to the figures.

Complaints about parking charges more than doubled in the last year

Complaints about parking charges more than doubled in the last year according to the latest figures released by consumer advice website, Resolver.
Volunteers from Derwent Valley Line Community Rail Partnership, Duffield Parish Council and East Midlands Trains led the project.

Volunteers transform station into Mediterranean garden

Volunteers have decked out Duffield station for the summer after installing a new Mediterranean garden area.


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

A terrified Derbyshire mother has revealed how “all hell broke loose” as the plane she was travelling on dropped dramatically towards the sea.

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

A government decision not to electrify the Midland Main Line railway all the way through the East Midlands is wrong, a leading business group has said.
Jet2 has apologised to those who were on the plane.

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

An airline passenger flying home from Ibiza sent his wife what he thought was a final text as the plane he was on plummeted towards the sea in a 40-50 degree nosedive.
Breaking news.

BREAKING NEWS: HS2 route through Derbyshire is confirmed

The route the HS2 high-speed rail link will take through Derbyshire has been confirmed - and it includes a station at Chesterfield.

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

Strike action underway on Northern rail network

Train passengers are facing disruption this weekend as Northern rail workers stage a three-day walkout.

VIDEO: KLM plans to soar passenger numbers at Leeds Bradford Airport

KLM airline boss Warner Rootliep has revealed plans to soar passenger numbers at Leeds Bradford Airport - establishing it as Yorkshire's gateway to the world.
Whats on
Latest traffic news 24-hours a day at

Long delays after multi-car pileup on M1

There are currently long delays of more than an hour on the M1 after a multi-car pileup.

Teams are working seven days a week to try and get the road re-opened.

Specialist teams working to re-open busy Derbyshire road after loose rock led to emergency closure

Specialist rope teams have been brought in to help after a 150 tonne boulder came loose and forced the closure of a busy Derbyshire road.
The incident happened on the M1 near Tibshelf.

Lucky escape for M1 driver after metal object comes through windscreen

A driver had a lucky escape today on the M1 today after a metal object came through her windscreen.

Latest news.

Fire crews rescue horse from Derbyshire ditch

Firefighters from Matlock and Belper are currently battling to remove a horse from a ditch in Derbyshire.

The road will be closed for two weeks.

Emergency closure of busy Derbyshire road

A section of a busy Derbyshire road is closed for two weeks for emergency work.
Northern rail services operate across parts of Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire and Lincolnshire.

RMT announces three-day strike on Northern rail network

A three-day strike involving Northern rail staff is due to take place next month.

Load more