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Special school to remain closed after gas supply ‘cut off’

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This road sweeper was apprehended by police in Derbyshire on Sunday (Photo: Derbyshire RPU).

UPDATE: ‘Stolen’ road sweeper ‘taken lawfully’ say police

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This road sweeper was apprehended by police in Derbyshire on Sunday (Photo: Derbyshire RPU).

PICTURE: Stolen road sweeper apprehended by armed officers in Derbyshire

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Benedict Cumberbatch plays Sherlock Holmes in the hit BBC TV series.

Sherlock tops international poll of most popular BBC characters

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Morrisons recall packs of meat as they may ‘cause meningitis’

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WASPI CAMPAIGN: 1950s women demand action on pensions

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10 things that are stopping you from getting a good night’s sleep

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Firefighters tackle Heanor car blaze

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British food.

Only true Brits will get 100% on this food quiz

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Kodi set-top boxes: what are they and could I get in trouble for using one?

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UPDATE: ‘Stolen’ road sweeper ‘taken lawfully’ say police

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This road sweeper was apprehended by police in Derbyshire on Sunday (Photo: Derbyshire RPU).

PICTURE: Stolen road sweeper apprehended by armed officers in Derbyshire

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An artists impression of a HS2 train crossing a canal.

Erewash HS2 campaign group to host public meeting

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Stunning photos show progress at Ilkeston rail station

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The new Awsworth bridge.

Stunning video captures Awsworth bridge construction

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Chop shop gang to be sentenced after Land Rover and vehicle thefts

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Police believe a Green Volkswagen Scirocco may be important to solving a burglary.

Hunt for 'distinctive car' in Ilkeston burglary

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Motorist who overtook police in fog was found to be over the drink-drive limit

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Pictured is Darryl Tomlinson, 28, of Weakland Crescent, Sheffield, who has been jailed for 12 weeks after he was at large for ten months after committing a theft.

Wanted thief is jailed after he was at large for ten months

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Special school to remain closed after gas supply ‘cut off’

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Schools could lose out on funding, teaching unions have warned

Inspectors look again at West Hallam school and overturn ‘special measures’ decision

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Should pupils be allowed to wear slippers to school?

Derbyshire school becomes first in Britain to allow pupils to wear slippers

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882 fewer teachers in Derbyshire by 2019, thanks to £30million funding cut

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REVEALED: Derbyshire schools GCSE performance tables

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WASPI CAMPAIGN: 1950s women demand action on pensions

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The new look �2million Lidl store on Station Road, Sandiacre.

New look £2million supermarket opens in Sandiacre

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The new funding stream is enabling RES to double the size of its workforce. Photo: Derby City Council.

Grant support aids jobs boost at Ilkeston firm

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Jet2.com are creating 100 jobs at East Midlands Airport.

100 jobs up for grabs at East Midlands Airport

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New look £2million supermarket opens in Sandiacre

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Derbyshire County Councillor Dave Allen at the Derbyshire Money Week roadshow with Natalie Davidson (left) and Sam Whawell of the councils welfare benefits team.

Council’s financial advice roadshow to visit Ilkeston

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The new mayor of Erewash, Councillor Abey Stevenson.

Mayor of Erewash seeking teams for charity golf day

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Brexit vote: how did your MP vote to start the process of withdrawal from the EU?

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Prime Minister Theresa May.

Prime Minister set to take taste of Derbyshire to the White House

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BIRD FLU OUTBREAK: Derbyshire farmers asked to keep poultry indoors

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COLUMN: Today’s kids are missing out on outdoor experiences, by Erin McDaid, Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust

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Wildlife & Outdoors: Creatures use skills to combat cold

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L-R: Achilles chief executive Jay Katzen, Saint-Gobain PAM environment manager Mark Hardy, award presenter Sir Alexander Lockwood Smith.

Ilkeston firm gets award for greenhouse emissions cuts

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The great NHS gamble: what you need to know about the crisis facing England’s NHS

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NHS in crisis

NHS CRISIS: Health service in Derbyshire facing its biggest shake-up in a generation

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Stapleford paramedic joins elite hazard response team

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The new mayor of Erewash, Councillor Abey Stevenson.

Mayor of Erewash seeking teams for charity golf day

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Tina put herself in the shoes of someone living with dementia to get a better understanding of the disease.

FEATURE: Virtual Dementia Tour changed my perception of disease

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