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MEMORIES: When Spireites' fans partied the night away 20 years ago

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The National Union of Teachers says 'more students are becoming disengaged from school'.

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

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The 5 most-read stories on our website this week

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Don't speed anywhere.

Cameras head out to 28 Derbyshire routes to catch speeding drivers

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The cheapest petrol and diesel prices in Chesterfield

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How your Facebook or Twitter post could land you in serious trouble - PART 2

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The new Facebook feature that’s driving users round the bend

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New Premier Inn to open in Chesterfield town centre in 2018

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Bored child

Kids get bored after just 10 days of the summer holidays

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An artist's impression of how the Donut roundabout in Chesterfield could look like in the future. Picture provided by Whittam Cox.

Homes may be built as part of Chesterfield's Northern Gateway development

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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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Jon Broad, driver for Clowne and District Community Transport, picture middle left with a bus full of service users. Picture by Mark Fear.

‘Lifeline’ Derbyshire community transport service to close

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This is the kind of damage campaigners say we can expect from HS2 in Derbyshire.

COLUMN: HS2 decision ‘is just plain wrong’

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Chesterfield Hotel-linked businessman must remain incarcerated

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Court hearing.

Woman is caught with drugs after police raid

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Teenage fraudster conned two people out of £245

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Motorist gets a 20 month ban after failing to complete drink-drive test

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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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Shirebrook-based Sports Direct report huge drop in profits

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Clumber Park.

Ineos threatens legal action against Clumber Park over fracking survey

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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

Transport 1
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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Peak Coffee entrepreneurs Sue and Glyn Jones.

Ex-police detective looks to expand £1m coffee business

Derbyshire

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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Stock picture.

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: 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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FIRST AID FRIDAY: Spotting and treating a seizure

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St John Ambulance: 140 years of lifesaving first aid

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

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Quiz

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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Cake baker extraordinaire Molly Robbins will be in attendance.

LETTER: Cuppa and a cake for Breast Cancer Care

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LETTER: Was John Williamson related to my family?

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LETTER: NHS is running on fumes

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LETTER: Send a message of thanks to helpers

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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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Sue Cooper

COLUMN: Wirksworth volunteers learn key skills for heritage work

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