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League title still up for grabs in final fixtures

FOUR teams still have a chance of the Joinery Joint League title going into the final round of fixtures in the Darley Dale and District League.

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Grand National winner One For Arthur back home this week with (from left) assistant trainer Peter Scudamore, groom Jaimie Duff and trainer Lucinda Russell.

Grand National is one for Arthur, but it’s ladies’ day every day at Aintree

If Nicola Sturgeon gets her way, Scotland will soon be marching out of the United Kingdom. But at Aintree, three equally redoubtable ladies voted in and wanted to be very much part of one of the UK’s greatest institutions.

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Taekwondo coach Karl Duro wants to give confidence to Belpers women.

Self-defence expert offers free course for Belper women

A Belper martial arts teacher is to run a women’s only free self-defence course as the community responds to two recent assaults on runners.

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A memorial plaque featuring the name of Belper Hockey Club founder Henry Gordon Wright, which he had designed and painted as a tribute to others.

Sports club honour founder 100 years after war death

A Belper sports club is to hold a special fixture this weekend to mark the centenary of its founder’s death on a First World War battlefield.

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Yorkshire boxing greats Josh Warrington and Nicola Adams top a stellar fight card at Leeds First Direct Arena on May 13

WIN: Big fight tickets to see Josh Warrington and Nicola Adams at Leeds First Direct Arena

Yorkshire boxing heroes Josh Warrington and Nicola Adams top a stellar fight card at Leeds First Direct Arena on May 13 and we are giving you the chance to win tickets.
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Andy Morrison - 2016 winner

Derby County legends reunited for Footballers’ Golf Classic

Derby legends Roy McFarland, Archie Gemmill and Roger Davies will have the chance to relive past glories when they join a star-studded field who will head to Spain to take part in the 21st edition of the Footballers’ Golf Classic at the five-star La Manga Club.

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This year's Grand National marks the 40th anniversary of the record-breaking third win in the race, in 1977, of the legendary Red Rum, pictured above crossing the line under jockey Tommy Stack.

GRAND NATIONAL: pinsticker’s A-Z guide to all the runners at Aintree

It’s the race where we all have a flutter and try to find the winner. Or, at the very least, where we all have a go via the sweep at work or at our local pub and club.

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Ricki Slack, who enjoyed a black-ball win for league leaders Bolehill Institute No.1.

Closest title race in history of snooker league

Only five points separate the top five teams in the closest, most exciting title race in the history of the Darley Dale and District Snooker League.

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WWE Live coming to Sheffield Arena on Thursday, May 11, from 7.30pm.

WIN: WWE LIVE Sheffield Arena wresting tickets and goody bags

WWE wrestling superstars will battle in an action packed live show at Sheffield Arena and to celebrating we have tickets and merchandise to be won.
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Win South of France rugby Super League trip with Batchelors Peas

WIN: South of France trip to see Yorkshire rugby Super League action with Batchelors Peas

Win a trip to the South of France to watch a Yorkshire Super League team play Catalan Dragons and pocket £250 of spending money with Batchelors Peas.

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Buveur D'Air, ridden by Noel Fehily, and trained by Nicky Henderson, wins the Stan James Champion Hurdle at the Cheltenham Festival last week. (PHOTO BY: Julian Herbert.PA Wire)

Ten talking-points that made the 2017 Cheltenham Festival so memorable

All over for another year, the Cheltenham Festival has written a new chapter in its illustrious, heavyweight history.

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Event organiser and Boxercise instructor Amanda Hughes shows the class how its done.

Boxercise event raises £3,500 for ovarian cancer fight

The organiser of a Belper Boxercise marathon says the event has raised at least £3,500 for the fight against ovarian cancer.

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Grant winner Emma Broughton with Eland Lodge managing director John Coupland and award patron Sally Wood.Grant winner Emma Broughton with Eland Lodge managing director John Coupland and award patron Sally Wood.

Young equestrian star given funding boost

A young equestrian star from Belper has been awarded a development support grant from a leading Derbyshire horse-riding centre.

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Batchelors Peas, the UK's favourite canned peas brand and Official Partner of the Betfred Super League, has joined forces with us to offer fans 12 weeks of unbeatable prizes.
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Win! Tickets to Globetrotters

Win! Tickets to Globetrotters

The world famous Harlem Globetrotters, featuring some of the most electrifying athletes on the planet, will bring their spectacular basketball show to Nottingham next month as part of their 2017 World Tour.

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Willie Mullins, top trainer at the Cheltenham Festival for the last four years, with his odds-on favourite for the Betway Queen Mother Champion Chase, Douvan, probably the best horse on view at this week's meeting.

CHELTENHAM FESTIVAL: Richard Silverwood’s exclusive eve-of-meeting selections

So here we go. The famous roar that greets the start of the magnificent and mesmerising Cheltenham Festival is only a matter of hours away.

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New kit for ladies ahead of big relegation battle

New kit for ladies ahead of big relegation battle

Belper Ladies wore new shirts, sponsored by construction company Bowmer and Kirkland, for their trip to Loughborough Students.

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Gold medal winners at county championships

Gold medal winners at county championships

The Ronin Budo Karate and Kickboxing Club in Belper celebrated a return to winning form at the Revolution Derbyshire Championships.

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A team of brave Belper motorists are hoping to reach Monte Carlo in a souped up �500 car for charity this summer.

Belper team to attempt Monte Carlo rally challenge

A team of Belper fundraisers are to compete in a cross-continental driving rally for charity in one of the most clapped out cars they can find.

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Lizzie Armitstead celebrates her victory in last year's Derbyshire stage of The Women's Tour.

Lizzie Armitstead is back as Women’s Tour cycle race returns to Derbyshire

Derbyshire is to host the penultimate stage of The Women’s Tour on Saturday, June 10, building on the cycle race’s successful visit last year.

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