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LIST: 2016 Derbyshire bonfire night events

Bonfire night is fast approaching so we’ve put together a round-up of where you can see an organised firework display in Derbyshire.

Child car seats recalled over safety fears

Child car seats recalled over safety fears

Leading manufacturer Recaro is recalling some of its child car seat products over safety concerns.


VIDEO: Halloween ghost stories from a Derbyshire landmark

With Halloween just around the corner, watch our video of spooky stories from Bolsover Castle.


TRAFFIC: Three-car crash closes a lane on the M1

An accident involving three cars has forced a lane closure on the M1 and is causing tailbacks already.

Leo being cuddled by Ruffles.

‘EYEBALL HANGIN’ OUT’: Sick teens admit “despicable” attack on dead cat in Derbyshire park

Four teenagers have admitted carrying out an “appalling” and “despicable” attack on a dead family cat in a Derbyshire park earlier this year.

Halloween pumpkin

Halloween countdown of Derbyshire’s most haunted places

Ghosts and ghouls are preparing for their Halloween frenzy this Monday.

Time to change the clock.

When do the clocks go back?

It’s almost that time - don’t get caught out.

Photo supplied by @DerbyshireRPU via Twitter

Police pursue stolen JCB

A stolen JCB was involved in a police chase in Ilkeston on Sunday, October 23.

LIST: 10 extreme excuses people use to avoid a night out

LIST: 10 extreme excuses people use to avoid a night out

It’s my goldfish’s birthday, I’ve broken my leg, and we’re trying for a baby are amongst some of the oddest excuses being used by Brits to get out of a night out, according to a new survey.

Morrisons is to launch pumpkin carving classes this week in many of its supermarkets to help anxious parents.

Morrisons launches in-store pumpkin carving lessons for parents

It’s the time of year when pumpkins are transformed into something ghoulish for Halloween.

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Charity volunteer honoured for community service

Charity volunteer honoured for community service

A Sandiacre woman who has volunteered with a hospice charity for the last 17 years has been awarded a rare honour for community service.

Chesterfield magistrates' court

Man appears at court charged with murder after man’s dismembered and burnt torso found in suitcase

A man has appeared at court charged with murder following the discovery of a man’s dismembered and burnt body in a suitcase in Derbyshire.

Eating and not paying for supermarket fruit is among the micro-crimes committed by three in four Brits

11 ‘micro-crimes’ you’ve probably committed

Three-quarters of Brits are what is described as ‘micro-criminals’ - committing tiny crimes in shops and online to get a better deal.

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Man charged with murder after body is found in Derbyshire

A man has been charged with murder following the discovery of a body in Derbyshire.
Bikers wait to join the funeral procession for Josh Boothman in Stapleford on Friday.

Bikers ride through town in tribute to tragic Josh

Hundreds of motorcyclists rode through the streets of Stapleford as a tribute to teenager Josh Boothman on the day of his funeral.

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SHOCKING: Thousands of Derbyshire children are going hungry

Thousands of Derbyshire children are experiencing food poverty – and going to school underweight and undernourished.

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HIVE OF ACTIVITY -- the Cantelupe Centre on Market Place, Ilkeston.

Fundraising appeal to save Cantelupe Centre from closure gains momentum

From the outside, it looks a most undistinguished, insignificant building, despite holding a prime position in the town centre, by Market Place.

You could see up to 25 shooting stars an hour.

Orionids meteor shower: how to see this weekend’s spectacle

Head outside one evening this weekend and you may well see the annual Orionids meteor shower in Britain’s skies.

The car was apprehended by Derbyshire Police on the M1.

CAUGHT: Car used in Cambs burglary stopped on M1

A car which was used in a burglary in Cambridgeshire was apprehended today by Derbyshire Police on the M1.

Nurse Helen Greaves was presented with her Extra Mile Award 2016 by medical director Dr Rick Meredith (right) and chairman Prem Singh (left) from Derbyshire Community Health Services NHS Foundation Trust.

Ilkeston nurse honoured for ‘going the extra mile’ for patients

A specialist nurse from Ilkeston has been honoured for going the extra mile for patients.

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