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What you need to know about the changes to the driving test

Major changes to the driving test will commence from Monday 4 December including the use of a sat nav and removing of some current manoeuvres.

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The A537 between Buxton and Macclesfield has once again been named Britain's most dangerous road.

Peak District road tops list of most dangerous in Britain

An immediate injection of £200 million is needed to tackle the UK's high risk roads - including one route through the Peak District - a road safety charity has said.
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Many people will be looking to tighten their belts as Christmas approaches.

Money saving tips for families ahead of Black Friday

With Christmas just around the corner, what can you and your family do this festive season to cut back before Black Friday?
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The product is on sale at Aldi.

Aldi recalls nuts - due to presence of nuts

Aldi has recalled its Clancy’s Barbecue Flavour Coated Peanuts because they contain cashew nuts, which are undeclared on the label.

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Rise and fall of world famous Ripley firm retold in new film

Rise and fall of world famous Ripley firm retold in new film

The Ripley and District Heritage Trust has released a new documentary film on the rise and fall of the world famous Butterley company and its role in engineering the last 200 years of the town’s history.

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Salaries for doing the same role can vary hugely depending on where you live.

How where you live could affect how much you get paid for doing the same job

Where you live can have a major impact on how much people get paid for doing the same job, new research has shown.
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A potential safety issue has been discovered.

Boots recall babies’ dummies due to safety issue

Boots have recalled a range of their Baby Airflow Soothers, due to a potential safety issue having been identified with the products.

Business
Water company issue warning over bogus phone callers

Water company issue warning over bogus phone callers

Severn Trent is warning its customers to be extra vigilant after receiving reports of bogus phone callers claiming to be from the company and threatening to cut off water supplies.

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Anyone in possession of a ladder which does not have the blue locking bars or the bottom stabiliser bar, should not use it.

Warning over risk of serious injury from ladder

B&Q has issued a warning about the Mac Allister 3x6 Combination Ladder, which could cause serious injury.
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Meadowhall is undergoing a 60 million regeneration.

Clothing retailer to open first high street store at Meadowhall next week

An online fashion retailer is opening its first high street store at Meadowhall next week.

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Past and present members of the Arkwright Society with the Duke of Devonshire, project architect Ben Freeston, Europa Nostra UK chairman Peter Collins and pupils from South Darley Primary School.

Cromford mill restoration lands top European heritage award

A heritage restoration project in the heart of Cromford’s historic mill complex has been awarded Europe’s highest honour in the field.

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There are hundreds of jobs currently available in and around Derbyshire.

Hundreds of jobs up for grabs in and around Derbyshire

Looking for a new job in Derbyshire?

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Citizens Advice reveal what you can do to save on your phone contract

After exposing that mobile phone networks are overcharging customers by as much as £38 a month, Citizens Advice are now urging phone users to stay on top off their contract to avoid being ripped off.

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Belper restaurant served with national food guide award

Belper restaurant served with national food guide award

A Belper restaurant has been served with a top national award for its combination of fine food, ambience and independent spirit.

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Golf hotel in public vote for family business award

Golf hotel in public vote for family business award

Leisure venue Morley Hayes has been shortlisted for two awards at this year’s Midlands Family Business Awards 2017.

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Belper graphic designer eyes big future after industry award

Belper graphic designer eyes big future after industry award

A young graphic designer from Ambergate has been given an early career boost after helping to land a prestigious industry award.

Business

Derbyshire has biggest pothole problem in East Midlands

Derbyshire has the biggest pothole problem in the East Midlands, with over £4 million being spent on repairs.
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MP Pauline Latham at WWF's Westminster event A River Runs Through It.

MP backs wildlife charity campaign on river health

Mid Derbyshire MP Pauline Latham has added her support to a World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) campaign to improve the health of rivers in England and Wales.

Politics
There is a risk of overheating and fire because of a component fault.

Warning issued over fire risk fridges

A range of fridges have sparked safety fears due to a risk of overheating and fire due to a component fault.

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From left, Councillor Barry Lewis, Jacci Woodcock, and Pauline Latham MP.

Council leader backs campaign on terminal illness at work

Derbyshire County Council’s leader has voiced support for a Milford woman’s campaign to improve working rights for people with terminal illness.

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