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QUICK QUIZ: The week in questions...

Did you hear the latest Y Not Festival gossip or what superstar Leonardo DiCaprio has been up to this week?

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Thousands of people are set to attend the Y Not Festival.

More than 60 thefts reported at Y Not Festival

More than 60 thefts have so far been reported at this year's Y Not Festival.

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Road works

Part of major Chesterfield road to remain closed overnight into next week

The eastbound carriageway of the A617 Hasland by-pass near Chesterfield has now fully re-opened following improvement work - but work continues on the westbound carriageway.

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Phlox is an ideal plant for bringing summer fragrance to your garden

COLUMN: Give your garden some TLC in summer

August is usually the month when most of us go on holiday and leave our gardens to fend for themselves.

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Carl Froch is coming to Mansfield

WIN tickets to an audience with Carl Froch!

Three-time super-middleweight world champion Carl Froch has never been one to shy away from the spotlight.

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Will Sunday be wettest day of the summer in the East Midlands?

Will Sunday be wettest day of the summer in the East Midlands?

Got plans for Sunday? You might want to make sure you’re indoors!

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Stereophonics are headlining The Big Gin Stage on Saturday night.

Y Not Festival 2017: All you need to know

It's finally here!

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Pictured is Ian Watson, 31, of Chester Street, Chesterfield, who was jailed for 14 weeks for two assaults and harassment.

Jailed thug apologises for attacking and harassing his ex

A heartbroken thug has apologised to his former partner after he assaulted her twice and harassed her during bouts of uncontrollable jealousy.

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Pictured is Leon Jacques, 29, of Grasmere Close, Chesterfield, who has been jailed for 39 months after burgling a widower's home.

Bungling burglar jailed after leaving mobile phone at crime scene

A bungling serial burglar was tracked down following his latest break-in after he left his mobile phone at the crime scene.

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RUMOUR MILL: London clubs keen on Barkley, Man Utd on red alert for Bale, Liverpool dig heels in over Coutinho

RUMOUR MILL: London clubs keen on Barkley, Man Utd on red alert for Bale, Liverpool dig heels in over Coutinho

Here are the stories making today’s headlines.

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Left to right, Ivor Martin, Ali Luthfur and Carl Flowers.

WATCH: Dramatic high-speed police chase after gang steals car in Derbyshire

This dramatic footage shows police chasing three burglars in a car they stole in Derbyshire.

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Drink-drive student blots copybook as cops spot passenger hanging out of car

A university student has blotted his copybook after he was caught drink-driving by police as a pal was hanging out of his car.

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Thief fined for stealing booze after hearing voices in his head

A shoplifter has been fined for stealing a bottle of spirits after hearing voices in his head telling him what to do.

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FIRST AID FRIDAY: How to deal with a diabetic emergency

FIRST AID FRIDAY: How to deal with a diabetic emergency

We’ve teamed up with St John Ambulance to help them spread the first aid message.

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Derbyshire County Council's Matlock headquarters.

Derbyshire County Council axes chief executive to save money

Derbyshire County Council has agreed to axe the role of chief executive and cut its top management team.

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Your weekly horoscopes with Russell Grant

Russell Grant here with your horoscopes for the week beginning July 29.

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The Bakewell Show 2016

New attractions at Bakewell Show

Bakewell Show will be attracting thousands of visitors to experience the best in country pursuits.

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Indietracks festival.

INDIETRACKS: All you need to know

Are you looking forward to this weekend’s Indietracks?

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Have a great day!

RISE AND SHINE: Fun features to start your day

Good morning!
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Funding boost for fibromyalgia and chronic fatigue group

Funding boost for fibromyalgia and chronic fatigue group

An Erewash health support group hope their fundraising efforts will click into gear this summer, and further expand their life-changing services.

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