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Boxes of support for kids in poverty

An Ilkeston business has joined forces with a school to make Christmas brighter for poverty-stricken children in third world countries.

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James Hall, Creative Director at HeX Productions.

Ilkeston agency helps bring mental health charity’s work to life

An Ilkeston-based web agency is helping a leading London charity get its message across.

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BIRD FLU OUTBREAK: Derbyshire farmers asked to keep poultry indoors

BIRD FLU OUTBREAK: Derbyshire farmers asked to keep poultry indoors

Derbyshire farmers are being asked to keep their poultry indoors to help prevent an outbreak of a highly-infectious strain of avian flu which has been found in Europe.

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Is your new fiver worth £50,000?

Is your new fiver worth £50,000?

Brits are being urged to check their new fivers after engraved bank notes worth as much as £50,000 were circulated in a Willie Wonka-style ‘Golden Ticket’ giveaway.

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LIST: 11 of Derbyshire’s punniest business names

LIST: 11 of Derbyshire’s punniest business names

These are 11 of Derbyshire’s punniest business names.

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Adrian Sutton (left) and Kevin Stewart (right) of Royal Bank of Scotland, with Dr John Doddy at Hickings Lane.

Stapleford medical centre secures £800k for expansion plans

A Stapleford medical centre has big plans for the future after securing a six-figure funding package to modernise and expand its GP services.

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Brexit in spotlight at business club’s meeting

Brexit in spotlight at business club’s meeting

The next meeting of the High Peak Business Club is to take place on Tuesday, December 6, starting at 7.30am at Chapel en le Frith Golf Club, when those present will be looking at the Chancellor’s Autumn Statement with the club’s regular “guru” Ian Bingham FCA of BDO Manchester.

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New £5 notes contain animal fat, Bank of England reveals

New £5 notes contain animal fat, Bank of England reveals

Vegans and vegetarians have voiced outrage after revelations that the new £5 notes contain animal fat.

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Get cash out with your phone: Bank launches contactless cash machines

Get cash out with your phone: Bank launches contactless cash machines

Bank cards look set to become a thing of the past.

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REVEALED: The M&S stores likely to close, according to experts

REVEALED: The M&S stores likely to close, according to experts

Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire Marks and Spencer stores feature on a list of those which are likely to close, according to retail analysts.

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Maggie Throup MP

Erewash MP Maggie Throup demands decision on HS2 route

Erewash’s MP has written to the Transport Secretary to demand a final decision on the eastern route of phase two of HS2.

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Marks & Spencer to close 60 UK clothing stores as profits plunge to £231m

Marks & Spencer to close 60 UK clothing stores as profits plunge to £231m

High street giant Marks & Spencer has said it will close around 60 clothing and home stores as it focuses on food, and warned of more than 2,100 job losses under plans to axe 53 overseas shops.

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Jordan Richards (right) has been training with his college tutor Geoffrey Grace at Derby Colleges Ilkeston campus.

Ex-apprentice gears up for national construction skills contest

A young construction worker from Awsworth is to compete in a top skills competition this month with sights set on qualifying for the national team.

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Give your presence early and visit a loved one with Northern's special rail tickets offer

Northern Value: Save up to 60 per cent on your train fare and visit a loved one

Give your presence early this year  - surprise a loved one and go by Northern rail with average savings of 60 per cent.
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VIDEO & 360 PHOTO: The Xmas Factor comes to Meadowhall with James Arthur and Louisa Johnson at Christmas Live

The Xmas Factor came to Sheffield's Meadowhall shopping centre when 15,000 screaming pop fans were treated to a sold out Christmas Live concert with headliners James Arthur and Louisa Johnson.
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Watch out for roadworks.

TRAFFIC NEWS: Derbyshire roadworks for the week ahead

Here’s a list of roadworks taking place on Derbyshire’s roads in the week ahead.

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Waterton Park Hotel is the perfect venue for all occasions

Waterton Park Hotel is the perfect venue for all occasions

There’s a small part of Yorkshire that will always remain very special for me.

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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

An Ilkeston manufacturing firm has been presented with an award for its industry-leading efforts to cut climate changing carbon emissions.

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Peak District views, Curbar Edge

DESTINATION DERBYSHIRE: County economy gets £2 billion tourism windfall

Tourism continues to have a positive impact on the Peak District and Derbyshire – generating almost £2 billion in 2015.

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Five things you need to know about the new £1 coin

Five things you need to know about the new £1 coin

First it was an all new £5 note, and now Royal Mint is preparing to launch a new £1 coin.

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