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Rockets and Peppa Pig inspire kids’ dream homes

Children let their imaginations run wild when asked to describe their dream homes.

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ALL the latest football transfers and rumours

FOOTBALL RUMOURS: United chase Griezmann, Mane for Liverpool, Chelsea tail Traore, Delph Leeds return?

Today’s rumours from the world of football on Wednesday, 18th January 2017

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EE fined £2.7m for overcharging customers

EE fined £2.7m for overcharging customers

EE has been fined £2.7m by Ofcom.

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Scales of justice will swing towards protecting those with things to hide if new legislation is enacted

Driver is caught with cannabis after police checked his damaged windscreen

A cannabis user was caught with the class B drug after he was approached in his car by police who had been concerned about his damaged windscreen.

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The Foreign and Commonwealth Office is warning against "all non-essential travel" to The Gambia.

INTERNATIONAL NEWS: Thousands of Britons flown home from The Gambia amid safety fears

Thousands of UK holidaymakers are set to be flown home from The Gambia due to growing political unrest.
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Shelley Taylor in court for stealing from a dementia patient

Cleaner who stole £4,000 from dementia sufferer is spared from jail

The angry son of an elderly dementia sufferer who had thousands of pounds of inheritance cash stolen by a heartless cleaner is furious that the thief has walked free from court.

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Prisoner was harassed by ex after he was released from jail

A jilted woman has been warned she faces jail after she became so obsessed with a former prisoner that she bombarded him and his sister with phone calls and texts.

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The advert for Naturist Cleaners. (Photo: Facebook)

Naked female cleaners wanted to clean houses totally nude for £45 an hour

Female cleaners are being sought to clean houses for £45 an hour - on condition they do it in the nude.

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Cloudy and mainly dry with light winds

Cloudy and mainly dry with light winds

Cloudy and mainly dry for most of the region with light winds, perhaps a few spots of drizzle in places.

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Drink-driver could be sent to jail after breaching suspended sentence

A motorist could be sent to jail after he breached a suspended custodial sentence from a previous conviction when he was caught drink-driving.

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Forest blogger Steve Corry will be joining the fans' protest against Fawaz Al-Hasawi before Saturday's game against Bristol City.

NOTTINGHAM FOREST BLOG: I’ve had enough of Fawaz; it’s time for protest

A growing wave of anger spread through the city of Nottingham last Friday after the failed takeover of Nottingham Forest Football Club by John Jay Moores.

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Top tips if you’re heading to the slopes this season

If you’re going on a winter skiing holiday this year don’t forget to pack your sunscreen!

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Dahnon Ward, a national wheelchair-tennis champion. (PHOTO BY: James Jordan/Tennis Foundation)

Tennis rookie Dahnon lands a national title

A student from Kirk Hallam Community Academy is celebrating after winning a national wheelchair-tennis title only 14 months after taking up the sport.

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The U16 boys' hockey team at Trent College, Long Eaton.

Hockey lightning fails to strike twice for Trent College team

Lightning failed to strike twice when Trent College did battle at the Junior National Indoor Hockey Championships at Whitgift School last weekend.

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The changes come into force on April 1.

DVLA car tax changes: Find out how much you will pay from April

New tax rules will end up costing motorists hundreds of pounds when they come into force in April.
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Wheelchair-tennis star Abbie Breakwell, who won three titles at the tournament.

Hat-trick of national titles for wheelchair-tennis star Abbie

A 13-year-old student from Long Eaton School has served an ace by winning three titles at a national wheelchair-tennis tournament.

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Ilkeston transport, construction of the new Ilkeston Station

Date revealed for opening of Ilkeston’s new railway station

Ilkeston Railway Station will be open to the public in just ten weeks’ time - with the first passenger trains pulling up there on April 2.

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Kim Barnett pleased with club academy

Kim Barnett pleased with club academy

Kim Barnett says he’s pleased with how the newly-developed Cricket Derbyshire Academy is shaping up under Development Coach Mal Loye.

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Jealous hubby spared from jail after attack

A jealous husband attacked his wife after he had wrongly accused her of being unfaithful.

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Police at Pottery Cottage, Eastmoor, Chesterfield.

40 YEARS ON: Four members of same family held captive and killed by escaped convict in Derbyshire

It was one of the most horrific episodes in Derbyshire’s criminal history and it took place 40 years ago this week.

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