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Benjamin Edwards: 'I threw punch at Chris Henchliffe to defend my friend'

A young man accused of unlawfully killing Chris Henchliffe has told a jury he 'threw a punch' at the former soldier as he feared he was going to harm his friend.
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Two people were attacked by their own dogs at this property in Chesterfield last night.

PICTURES: Neighbours ‘too upset’ to speak after Chesterfield dog attack

Neighbours today said they were ‘too upset’ to talk after a man and woman were attacked in Chesterfield by their own dogs.

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Woman badly injured in Chesterfield dog attack

Two people have been taken to hospital and three dogs seized after the animals attacked the pair at their home in Chesterfield.

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The trial is being heard at Nottingham Crown Court.

Moo Bar bouncer 'did not see punch connect with Chris Henchliffe'

A doorman who was working at the time former soldier Chris Henchliffe was allegedly assaulted has told a jury he did not see who carried out the suspected attack.
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Disgruntled employee stole £10,947 from Rother Valley Meats

Disgruntled employee stole £10,947 from Rother Valley Meats

A disgruntled worker who felt she was not being paid enough stole over £10,000 from the company she worked for.

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Homeless thief stole food because he had not eaten for two days

A homeless thief who had not eaten for a couple of days was caught stealing a sandwich and a chocolate bar.

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“Revolving door” prisoner is back behind bars for seventh time

“Revolving door” prisoner is back behind bars for seventh time

An offender who has just been released from prison has once again breached the terms of his post-sentence supervision and been put back behind bars for the seventh time.

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Offender is back behind bars just a day after being released from prison

Offender is back behind bars just a day after being released from prison

An offender has been put back behind bars just one day after he was released from custody.

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

A burglar stole money to buy drugs to end his life

A tenant who burgled his landlady’s home and office after he wanted money to buy drugs and end his life has been given a community order.

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Burglar gets suspended prison sentence after breaking into ex’s home

A burglar has been given a suspended prison sentence after he broke into his former girlfriend’s home.

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Latest Chesterfield magistrates’ court results

The latest Chesterfield magistrates’ court results as published in the May 25 edition of the Derbyshire Times are listed below

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Man on sex offenders’ register to be sentenced after breaching order

A registered former sex offender is due to be sentenced after he breached an order under the Sexual Offences Act by failing to notify authorities he was living with a child.

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Derbyshires Deputy Chief Constable, Peter Goodman.

VIDEO: Derbyshire police chief's security message after Manchester terror attack

Derbyshire’s Deputy Chief Constable, Peter Goodman, has spoken out to reassure residents about policing and security in the county following the Manchester terror attack.
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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Repeat offender is given a chance after committing thefts

A troubled repeat offender has been given a last chance by the courts after she has clocked up a string of thefts to her name.

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Bereaved brother of murder victim is fined for being drunk and disorderly

The brother of murder victim Gemma Stevens has been fined for being drunk and disorderly after he has been struggling since her death.

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The trial is being heard at Nottingham Crown Court.

Jury shown CCTV footage of Chris Henchliffe being 'assaulted' in Chesterfield town centre

The jury in the trial of a young man charged with the manslaughter of Chris Henchliffe has been shown CCTV footage of the moment the former soldier was allegedly assaulted.
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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Car driver is fined after injuring biker in collision

A car driver collided into a motorcyclist on a roundabout and left him with a dislocated shoulder and a broken ankle.

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Grace Beech and her sister Eliza Phillips before the concert last night

Manchester Terror Attack: Sheffield mum saw 'bodies and blood everywhere' after being just metres away from bomb blast

A Sheffield mum who was just metres away from the bomb blast described the aftermath at Manchester Arena as like a 'horror movie'.
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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Motorist caught drink-driving after car’s shutdown system kicked in

A motorist was caught drink-driving after her car’s emergency shutdown system kicked in and brought her car to a standstill after she had struck a kerb.

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Pictured is a coach which became trapped at Rowsley Bar after misjudging the gradient at a tight junction, on Sunday, May 21. Picture by Colin Jenkins .

End of the road for trapped coach at tricky Peak District junction

An eagle-eyed reader took this alarming picture after a large coach became stuck at the bottom of a steep road in Rowsley Bar in the Peak District.

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