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Search begins for our chippy of the year!

We are on the look-out to find the best Chippy of 2017.

Lifestyle
Vera Lynn story comes to Derby’s Guildhall Theatre

Vera Lynn story comes to Derby’s Guildhall Theatre

The show The Vera Lynn Story: Her Life in Words and Song is to be performed from 3pm on Thursday, June 1, at Derby’s Guildhall Theatre.

Music
TRAVEL: Get away from it all in the Venice of the Algarve

TRAVEL: Get away from it all in the Venice of the Algarve

There are not many destinations where you can see the pretty resort church from your poolside lounger, but then not many places are like Vila Gale, Albacora.

Travel
Aldi launches it summer cycle kit range to rave reviews.

Cycling fan Andrew Ferrill gets the summer biking bug with Aldi

It is summer and as a keen cyclist Johnston Press’ Media and Marketing Consultant Andrew Ferrill could not wait for Aldi’s new cycling range to hit the stores and go online.

News 1
Leeds Indie Food Festival - tuck in for some top final weekend events.

Tuck in to final course of Leeds Indie Food Festival

There is still time to tuck into this year's Leeds Indie Food Festival with free and ticket only events still on the menu.
Whats on
Watercress gazpacho with Manchego croutes.

What’s for dinner?

Watercress Gazpacho with Manchego Croutes

Lifestyle
Landscape gardener Mark Brown who is doing some work for the RHS at their Chatsworth Show.

Chatsworth flower show honour Ripley landscaping firm

A landscape gardening firm from Ripley is to have a starring role at the inaugural RHS Chatsworth flower show.

News
Behind the scenes at Ilkeston's family-run bakery Stacey's.

Family bakery launches YouTube channel

A family bakery in Derbyshire is sharing the secret of its baking skills through a series of ‘How To’ videos.

News
Is Bakewell Pudding your favourite Derbyshire dish?

POLL: What's your favourite Derbyshire dish?

Derbyshire is well known for its stunning scenery and fascinating history.

News
Boozy ice lollies set to hit Aldi shelves

Boozy ice lollies set to hit Aldi shelves

Summer’s about to get a bit boozier as discount supermarket Aldi has announced new premium adult-only ice popsicles.

News
Column: Celebrity couple hit a new rock ‘bottom’

Column: Celebrity couple hit a new rock ‘bottom’

I’d never usually write about Kanye West or Kim Kardashian because they are one of the most annoying ‘celebrity’ couples on the planet. Famous for rubbish songs (him) and her having a big bum, it seems everything they do further increases their profiles and their bank balance.

Opinion
Airport transfers in some EU destinations can cost more than four times the price of flights.

Brit sunseekers face paying four times their flight costs - for airport transfers

Brit holidaymakers booking airport transfers at some EU destinations face paying more than FOUR TIMES the cost of their plane tickets.
News 1
Sunderland school meals in 1999.

Chocolate sponge and custard ... absolute winner of a school meal!

Love them or hate them, you certainly had plenty to say about Sunderland school dinners from times gone by.

Nostalgia

REVIEW: Blackpool has it all - nowhere matches it for sheer fun

For this single mum and teenage daughter, the opportunity to spend some quality time together is few and far between, so when we were offered the chance of a weekend break to Blackpool we jumped at it, and it was non-stop laughter and fun from start to finish.

Travel
The Packhorse Inn in Little Longstone

FOOD REVIEW: The Packhorse Inn, Little Longstone

When you arrive at the Packhorse Inn, two signs greet you. One reads ‘Kids, dogs and muddy boots welcome’ and the other ‘shut the bloody door’.

Lifestyle
How to get your hands on a free tomato plant this weekend

How to get your hands on a free tomato plant this weekend

B&Q stores nationwide will be giving away 10,000 tomato plants on Saturday April 29.

News
The unit has been vacant for around a year, after Nationwide relocated next door.

Plans brewing for new Alfreton micropub

Plans have been submitted to Amber Valley Borough Council for permission to convert a former Alfreton building society into a micropub.

Derbyshire
Sirloin steak at The Galleon Steakhouse.

Dining Out review: The Galleon Steakhouse, Chesterfield

Saturday nights are a good measure of how popular a restaurant is and how good its workers are.

Lifestyle
Sticky BBQ chicken wings. Photo by Jason Ingram.

Fancy a snack?

With another long weekend coming up, how about serving this up to your family? It’s quick and easy to prepare.

Lifestyle
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