Buxton charity ball raises £180k for hospices

A ball to help hospice charities in Derbyshire has raised a staggering £180,000 in just one night.


VIDEO: What equipment is inside an Ambulance?

The East Midlands Ambulance Service (EMAS) has released a video explaining what the paramedics carry in an ambulance to help save lives day in day out.

First and Second Class stamps

Royal Mail increases first and second class stamp prices

The cost of buying a postage stamp is going up from March.

VOTE: Top ten parks and gardens in Derbyshire

VOTE: Top ten parks and gardens in Derbyshire

If you are looking for a day out with the kids or a romantic walk we have rounded up the best parks and gardens in Derbyshire.


Tremors felt across UK after 4.4 earthquake hits

More than 4,000 people have already reported feeling tremors after an earthquake has shaken the country.

Naked Attraction in looking for new contestants for the third series of the dating show

TV show Naked Attraction looking for Derbyshire contestants

Dating show Naked Attraction will be back later this year and Channel 4 is looking for new contestants.

The Flying Scotsman crossing the Ribblehead Viaduct, on its  journey from Oxenhope to Carlisle to celebrate the re-opening of the Settle Carlisle Railway line.  31 March 2017.  Picture Bruce Rollinson

Flying Scotsman UK tour dates revealed for 2018

The world’s most famous steam locomotive the Flying Scotsman is going on tour around the UK this year.

Derbyshire Police were on the scene of a Kilburn crash

Two vehicle Belper smash

A Belper road was closed during the night as emergency services were called to a two-vehicle smash.

The East Midlands Ambulance Service control room

Behind the scenes at 999 East Midlands ambulance control room

It is the first cog in the life-saving machine which is East Midlands Ambulance Service...

Job vacancies

Thousands of Derbyshire jobs up for grabs

Great news for job hunters as there are thousands of jobs up for grabs this month across the county.

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East Midlands businesses invited to comment on Heathrow Airport expansion

Business from across the East Midlands are being asked to have their say on the Heathrow Airport ten-week consultation over plans for a new runway and associated expansion.

A Highways England gritter.

UPDATE: One Derbyshire road now open after being closed with snow

Several roads in Derbyshire are shut after the overnight snow fall but one has now reopened.

Police story

Door knocking burglar steals cash in Hulland Ward

The hunt is on to find a man who grabbed a woman’s arm, threatened her and stole cash from her home in Hulland Ward.

Tips for driving in the snow

Winter driving tips for East Midlands motorists

With a cold weather snap approaching make sure you stay safe on the roads with these handy winter driving tips.

Are you an Aldi shopper?

Aldi recruiting across East Midlands

One of the biggest growing supermarkets in the country is recruiting at all levels from store managers to apprenticeships.

Today is register my appliance day to make you safer in seconds

Derbyshire residents should register household appliances before ‘disaster’ happens

A reminder has been issued to all Derbyshire residents to register their fridges, washer machines and other household appliances to keep them safe in the future.


Why thousands of Derbyshire workers will be getting a pay rise from April

There will be more cash in the pockets of thousands of Derbyshire workers every month from April.

Undateables are looking for new contestants

TV show Undateables looking for contestants for next series

The hit Channel 4 show Undateables is looking for new contestants to take part and find their perfect match.

Giving your car a personality is a sign of intelligence says a top scientist

VOTE: Talking to your car makes you intelligent says science

Whether you will your brum up a steep hill or tell your car to breathe in through narrow gaps you are more socially intelligent says a top scientist.

Could you be a chicken nugget taste tester?

B&M want to pay you to eat chicken nuggets

Discount retailer B&M has announced some clucking good news - it is looking for new staff to be official chicken nugget taste testers.

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