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Yesterday (Sunday, February 18) at about 4.40pm, the young victim was walking having just been to the local shops on an errand for her mum, when she was attacked by a man who struggled violently with her and stole her phone.

VIDEO: 'Horrific' robbery of a 12-year-old girl in Derbyshire

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EXCLUSIVE: Derbyshire County Council plans hundreds of job cuts over next year

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Theresa May is said to be launching a review, which isintended to give a boost tovocational education.

Prime Minister Theresa May to visit Derbyshire

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Former football coach Barry Bennell jailed for 30 years for sexual offences against young players

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10 great things to do in Derbyshire this half term

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Derbyshire community groups can win share of £75,000

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VIDEO: What equipment is inside an Ambulance?

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First and Second Class stamps

Royal Mail increases first and second class stamp prices

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A50 eastbound to remain closed as five people hospitalised in crash

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Drivers advised to avoid A50 eastbound following traffic collision

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Learner driver

Why young motorists could be BANNED from driving at night under new driving licence changes

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Residents living near St John's Church in Belper are angry at town council plans to create a private car park.

Residents ‘appalled’ by Belper Town Council response to car park plans

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Residents object to belper Town council plans to restrict access to the car park at St Johns Chapel in Belper.

Residents in row with Belper Town Council over church car park access

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VIDEO: 'Horrific' robbery of a 12-year-old girl in Derbyshire

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Barry Bennell.

Former football coach Barry Bennell jailed for 30 years for sexual offences against young players

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Disqualified driver was caught test-driving a newly-bought car

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Man must pay over £600 after he smashed his ex’s kitchen window

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Life after GCSEs - a guide to getting it right

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Derbyshire County Councillor Alex Dale declares the new nursery at St Johns Primary School in Belper officially open with headteacher Roger Averis and pupils Henry Greener, Jessica Roberts, Oscar McRobie and Eli Green.

Belper school officially opens new nursery backed by county council

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VIDEO: 15-year-old boy lobbying to have homework scrapped in secondary schools

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The deadline for applications is January 15.

Deadline approaching for Derbyshire parents to apply for primary school places

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WATCH: Children perform special song about Derbyshire

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Belper chef agency boss: hospitality kitchens crisis at boiling point

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Zoopla's new online tool will tell you when your house might hit the million pound mark.

How to find out when your Derbyshire home will be worth £1 million

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Across the UK as a whole, 634,116 new companies were formed last year.

Almost 6,000 new companies created in Derbyshire last year

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Drivers advised to avoid A50 eastbound following traffic collision

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EXCLUSIVE: Derbyshire County Council plans hundreds of job cuts over next year

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Derbyshire County Council's Matlock headquarters.

All Derbyshire County Council services to be reviewed

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The late Marc Maltby.

Government aims to 'transform' jail after deaths of Derbyshire inmates

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Mid Derbyshire MP Pauline Latham addressed a group from the Active Citizens social leadership programme in Parliament on Monday, February 5.

Mid Derbyshire MP meets group on British Council leadership programme

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Derbyshire Tory councillor claims Labour 'failing to tackle anti-Semitism' - sparking anger

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Wildlife charity lands £6,000 grants to improve Belper nature reserve

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The Friends of Belper Parks group have purchased an area of land in Ironville known as the Forge, intending to establish a designated nature reserve to protect rare bird and butterfly species.

Belper Parks group secure £121,000 deal for new Codnor nature reserve

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RSPB feels illegal shooting and trapping needs addressing as it withdraws from Peak bird of prey project

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Mid Derbyshire MP Pauline Latham has visited Severn Trents newly-built Ambergate reservoir

MP praises Severn Trent work on £40m Ambergate reservoir after visit

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Drivers advised to avoid A50 eastbound following traffic collision

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Weight Watchers consultant Donna Curley, whose groups include Belper, Allestree, and Holbrook, has been encouraging members to help feed homeless people in Derby city centre.

Belper Weight Watchers group step up efforts to help feed the homeless

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Doctor Marco La Malfa says Valentine's Day is an opportunity to show care for men's health.

Derbyshire medic says there is more to Valentine’s than a man’s heart

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Staff and volunteers at Treetops Hospice Care charity shop in Duffield are celebrating the first anniversary of their opening with a 20 per cent discount sale

Duffield charity shop celebrates first anniversary with discount sale

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Ilkeston firefighters hosted a 12 hour CPR Marathon fundraiser for the BHF. Pictured are firefighters Dan Davies, Darren Bishop, Mark Burnham, Steve Blackett and Steve Cook, Jayne Clifford regional support manager for BHF and Tesco staff members Sarah Barnatt and Liz Wright.

Firefighters’ CPR marathon fundraiser shares life-saving skills with shoppers

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