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UPDATE: South Normanton firm closure WILL end in redundancies

Pharmaceutical company Alliance Heathcare, part of the Boots group, has confirmed it is closing its site near Alfreton and will be cutting staff.
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Chesterfield's Formal Affair wedding shop.

FORMAL AFFAIR COLLAPSE: Closing down sale may help concerned customers

A closing down sale could help couples affected by the closure of a wedding store in Chesterfield.

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REVEALED: Britain’s most expensive train journey is £501 fare from Isle of Wight to Buxton

A train journey from the Isle of Wight to a Derbyshire town has been revealed as the country’s most expensive standard class ticket available to passengers.

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High winds stop buses on Dronfield bypass

Bus company Stagecoach have stopped one of their services from travelling on the Dronfield bypass because of high winds.

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Up to 300 jobs could be lost, the CWU says.

Post Office to close and franchise 37 Crown offices with loss of up to 300 jobs

The Post Office is to close and franchise 37 Crown office branches, with up to 300 staff set to lose their jobs.

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A pothole, yesterday.

POTHOLE HELL: Which is the worst road near you?

After the news that potholes are set to get worse over the coming year, we wanted to know - which are the worst roads near you?

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One of the new Enviro200 buses which now run Trent Bartons Nines route.

Alfreton council raises safety fears over new buses

Alfreton Town Council has raised concerns over safety and congestion ahead of the introduction of a new bus fleet against residents’ wishes.

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Alfreton Station

Alfreton councillors angry at station delay

Alfreton Town Council has reacted angrily to the news that plans to make the town’s rail station more accessible have been put on hold indefinitely.

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POLL: Should you go shopping in your pyjamas?

POLL: Should you go shopping in your pyjamas?

A Tesco shopper has called on the supermarket giant to ban customers in sleepwear after posting a picture of two women walking the aisles in their dressing gowns.

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Christmas dash for cash saw £730 million withdrawn in one day

Christmas dash for cash saw £730 million withdrawn in one day

A whopping £730 million was dished out by ATMs on December 23, the most money ever withdrawn in one day.

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THE Sports Direct headquarters in Shirebrook.

Sports Direct chairman keeps position after vote

Sports Direct chairman Keith Hellawell will keep his post despite independent shareholders being urged to vote against his re-election to the Shirebrook-based firm.

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NEW YEAR, NEW CAREER?: Seven great job opportunities in Chesterfield

NEW YEAR, NEW CAREER?: Seven great job opportunities in Chesterfield

Has the start of the new year got you thinking about a new job?

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The Formal Affair shop in Chesterfield.

FORMAL AFFAIR COLLAPSE: Administrators-in-waiting issue statement to concerned couples

The administrators-in-waiting of a wedding company which collapsed shortly before Christmas have issued a statement to concerned couples who fear for their deposits.

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Are you out of pocket after lending money to family and friends?

Derbyshire residents set to start 2017 out of pocket - thanks to family and friends

More than 40 per cent of people in Derbyshire will be starting the new year out of pocket because friends and family have failed to pay them back a loan.

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Leeds hospital worker Carina Galsim aiming to prove she is just the tonic to win Excite and Entertain Leeds 2017 talent competition

VIDEO: Hospital theatre singer is 'Kim-tastic' tonic for our talent competition

Hospital worker Carina "Kim" Galsim - or 'Kim-tastic Funtastic' to her friends - wants to swap the operating theatre for a showbiz theatre.
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VIDEO: The ten most unusual excuses for tax returns being late

VIDEO: The ten most unusual excuses for tax returns being late

From yachts catching fire to failed internet connections, this video details ten of the most unusual excuses people used in the last year to explain why their tax return was late.

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FORMAL AFFAIR COLLAPSE: Chesterfield couples fear for hefty deposits

FORMAL AFFAIR COLLAPSE: Chesterfield couples fear for hefty deposits

Scores of soon-to-be brides and grooms fear for their deposits following the sudden closure of a well-know wedding shop in Chesterfield.
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Singer Cameron Lee is hoping to win our Excite and Entertain Leeds 2017 talent competition.

VIDEO: Can singer Cameron win our talent competition?

Move over Alfie Boe and Michael Ball - here comes singer Cameron Lee who believes he can win our Excite and Entertain Leeds 2017 talent competition.
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Trevorrow Crescent in Chesterfield as it is today.

‘Radical’ traffic plan for rat-run Chesterfield road

‘Radical’ work to give pedestrians and cyclists priority over cars on some Chesterfield roads is due to start in January.

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The government says it does not expect turkey supplies to be affected.

Bird flu found at Christmas turkey farm in East Midlands

A strain of bird flu has been found on a turkey farm in the East Midlands - just days before Christmas.

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