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Tesco to cut petrol and diesel prices by 2p ahead of Mother’s Day

Tesco is to cut the cost of petrol and diesel by two pence per litre at all of its petrol stations this afternoon, Friday March 24.

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More ‘smart motorway’ work to begin next week

The next phase of work on the so-called ‘smart motorway’ is to begin on the M1 next week.

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The retailer has stores in Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire.

Redundancies 'inevitable' as shoe retailer Brantano goes into administration

Struggling footwear chain Brantano - which has stores across Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire - has been placed into administration.

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CHESTERFIELD HOTEL: Company's financial affairs under investigation

Officials are investigating the financial affairs of a company which loaned money to Chesterfield Hotel, the Derbyshire Times has learned.

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4,000 new jobs to be created in Chesterfield over next five years

More than 4,000 new jobs are set to be created in Chesterfield over the next five years, as major developments worth £700 million start to be rolled out

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POLL: Is Chesterfield a good place to shop?

According to leading business magazine Property Week, Chesterfield is ranked at number 26 in a top 100 list of top retail locations in the UK. Meanwhile, figures show the shop vacancy rate in Chesterfield town centre is 7.3 per cent - below the national average of 12.3 per cent.

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Chesterfield supermarket plans to shut and move

A Chesterfield supermarket could close and relocate

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Northern Rail operates services across Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire.

Northern Rail staff set to hold further 24-hour strike

Staff at Northern Rail are set to hold a further 24-strike next month in a row over the future role of guards.
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Chesterfield Hotel to be sold imminently

The prominent Chesterfield Hotel building is expected to be sold soon, the Derbyshire Times has learned.
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Toyota to invest £240 million at Derbyshire plant

Car manufacturer Toyota has announced a major £240 million investment at its Derbyshire plant.

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The u-turn has been welcomed.

U-turn on National Insurance increase for self-employed welcomed

A u-turn on plans to increase National Insurance payments for the self-employed has been welcomed.
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Mother and son team Claire and Sam Wood run Stephensons coffee shop in Chesterfield. Sam began training as an apprentice through the Learning Unlimited scheme, part of the Chesterfield College Group.

Apprenticeship Awards: Training helps both businesses and individuals

Most 19-year-olds are still trying to figure out what they want to do in life.

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Northern Rail staff are taking part in a 24-hour strike today.

RAIL STRIKE: How will your journey be affected?

Northern Rail staff are taking part in a 24-hour strike today - affecting train services across Derbyshire.
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FUEL PRICES: The cheapest diesel and petrol in Chesterfield

Live in the Chesterfield area and need fuel for your vehicle? If so, head to these places for the cheapest deal...
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'Folded roof' for Chesterfield McDonald's

A Chesterfield branch of McDonald's is to be revamped.

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Leader of Derbyshire County Council and cabinet member for strategic policy, economic development and budget, Councillor Anne Western with Councillor Dean Collins, Derbyshire County Councils cabinet member for highways, transport and infrastructure.

Jobs-boosting £7.6m new link road opens at Markham Vale

Ambitious plans to create around 2,500 new jobs have moved a step closer with the opening of a new £7.56m link road to the M1 motorway from Markham Vale.

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Matt Bust, business support manager, Woodhead, Coun John Ritchie, BDC, Peter Campbell, head of housing at BDC, Bob Chadwick Woodhead site manager, David Pearson Woodhead project manager, Josh Gozzard, Tyler Griffiths and Jake Rawson

NATIONAL APPRENTICESHIP WEEK: Youngsters lay the foundations to build a better future

This week is National Apprenticeship Week and celebrates the positive impact which apprenticeships can have on developing individuals, businesses and the wider economy and opening up career dreams for millions of people every year.

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