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Former headteacher is spared jail after being caught with indecent images of girls

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Road works

Part of major Chesterfield road to remain closed overnight into next week

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Pictured is Ian Watson, 31, of Chester Street, Chesterfield, who was jailed for 14 weeks for two assaults and harassment.

Jailed thug apologises for attacking and harassing his ex

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Rosa Wainwright who celebrated her 106th birthday with family at Harehill Court, Chesterfield on Monday.

Former Chesterfield pub landlady celebrates her 106th birthday

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Bungling burglar jailed after leaving mobile phone at crime scene

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Owner of new Walton micro pub has high hopes it will be a success

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WATCH: Dramatic high-speed police chase after gang steals car in Derbyshire

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Drink-drive student blots copybook as cops spot passenger hanging out of car

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Thief fined for stealing booze after hearing voices in his head

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Derbyshire County Council's Matlock headquarters.

Derbyshire County Council axes chief executive to save money

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Chesterfield pensioner fixes road sign himself - after waiting a month for the council to do it

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Serious car accident closes major Chesterfield road

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Woman hospitalised after two car smash causes traffic chaos in Chesterfield

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The East Midlands Chamber has hit out at a government decision not to electrify the Midland Mail Line all the way through the East Midlands.

Government wrong not to electrify all of Midland Main Line, East Midlands Chamber says

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Jet2 has apologised to those who were on the plane.

Terrifying moment UK-bound plane ‘fell from the sky’ on return leg from Ibiza

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Former headteacher is spared jail after being caught with indecent images of girls

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Pictured is Ian Watson, 31, of Chester Street, Chesterfield, who was jailed for 14 weeks for two assaults and harassment.

Jailed thug apologises for attacking and harassing his ex

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Pictured is Leon Jacques, 29, of Grasmere Close, Chesterfield, who has been jailed for 39 months after burgling a widower's home.

Bungling burglar jailed after leaving mobile phone at crime scene

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Left to right, Ivor Martin, Ali Luthfur and Carl Flowers.

WATCH: Dramatic high-speed police chase after gang steals car in Derbyshire

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More children are being expelled from Derbyshire's schools, shock figures reveal

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Pupils at the Newbold Church School with their head teacher Kerry Marsh and Chair of Governors Pam Lister, point to their school motto which served them well with Ofsted who has rated them a 'Good' school.

Chesterfield school celebrates turn around after ‘inadequate’ Ofsted rating

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The Year 11 prom at Tupton Hall School.

SLIDESHOW: Tupton Hall pupils enjoy ‘perfect’ prom

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Education

Tupton Hall School placed into special measures

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Mr Lamberton said he knew his sons wouldn't wear their hats or sun cream if they weren't with him.

POLL: Was Derbyshire dad right to keep his children home from school because of the heat?

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Award-winning Derbyshire fine food specialist to close its doors

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550 new homes plan will be one of biggest developments in Chesterfield area

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Find out how new data laws could affect your business

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The new 12-sided 1 coin is now more common than its round predecessor.

This is how long you've got to spend your old £1 coin

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David France turns the sign back towards the traffic after waiting for the county council to do it.

Chesterfield pensioner fixes road sign himself - after waiting a month for the council to do it

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Derbyshire plans to spend extra cash on roads and public transport under proposed new budget

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VIDEO: Sir Vince Cable urges firms to back £1m Weston Park Cancer Charity 2020 For Business Appeal

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Dennis Skinner.

WATCH: 'Beast of Bolsover' Dennis Skinner heckle Black Rod

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Three Derbyshire constituencies changed hands in last week's general election.

ELECTION 2017: Young and older voters were a potent combination

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Jeremy Corbyn

Why did younger voters back Corbyn’s Labour in the General Election?

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Ineos threatens legal action against Clumber Park over fracking survey

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Peak District woods being 'sold off to highest bidder', campaigners claim

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Sphagnum moss trial planting at Nether Hey, above Howden Reservoir: Richard Vink with some of the 'slime' gel used to coat moss pellets. Photo: David Bocking.

Peak District peat bogs restoration leads a ‘green revolution’

Environment

Derbyshire man caught on camera fly-tipping

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VIDEO: Row erupts over Danesmoor fracking protest

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FIRST AID FRIDAY: How to deal with a diabetic emergency

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Jacob Bates with his mum Susan Cheetham in happier times.

‘A heart of gold’: Family’s tribute to Chesterfield teen who took his own life

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FIRST AID FRIDAY: What to do if you suspect someone is having a stroke

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Footgolf is fun for all the family

Free family pass for footgolf at Tapton Park Golf Club

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QUICK QUIZ: A week in the world of showbiz and sport

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QUICK QUIZ: What’s hit the sports and showbiz headlines this week?

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Quiz. Photo by Pixabay.

QUICK QUIZ: Seven questions about the last seven days

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LETTER: How long before we realise Brexit is a mistake?

Your Say

LETTER: Obesity putting NHS under intolerable pressure

Your Say

LETTER: Hospice builds fantastic relationship with local businesses

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LETTER: The elderly should also use ‘health MOTs’

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Alice Bassett

COLUMN: Young people in Peak District train to be sports leaders

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Paddy Tipping , Nottinghamshire Police and Crime Commissioner.

COLUMN: Specialist emergency team were a sight to behold

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COLUMN: Summer sports net danger for animals

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COLUMN: Parenting is a ride you can’t get off

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