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Woman hospitalised after two car smash causes traffic chaos in Chesterfield

A woman has been taken to hospital after a two car crash 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

A government decision not to electrify the Midland Main Line railway all the way through the East Midlands is wrong, a leading business group has said.
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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

An airline passenger flying home from Ibiza sent his wife what he thought was a final text as the plane he was on plummeted towards the sea in a 40-50 degree nosedive.
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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

A community transport service for elderly people in Derbyshire is to close – just months after the Conservatives promised to protect these ‘vital’ services.

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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’

Yesterday’s announcement on HS2 was greeted with dismay in the Derbyshire parish of Blackwell.

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Chesterfield Borough Council leader Councillor Tricia Gilby has welcomed the decision to bring the HS2 rail line through Chesterfield.

HS2 train link through Chesterfield offers once in a generation opportunity

A decision to bring the HS2 rail line through Chesterfield offers a once in a generation opportunity to create jobs and economic growth, according to council chiefs.

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BREAKING NEWS: HS2 route through Derbyshire is confirmed

The route the HS2 high-speed rail link will take through Derbyshire has been confirmed - and it includes a station at Chesterfield.

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Northern services across Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire will be affected by the industrial action.

Strike action underway on Northern rail network

Train passengers are facing disruption this weekend as Northern rail workers stage a three-day walkout.
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Brenda Draycott and Tony Rogers stand on Crow Lane / Wetlands Lane.

Chesterfield rat-run road ‘puts lives at risk’

A former Chesterfield borough councillor has joined residents in calling for a ‘rat run’ Brimington road to be sealed off.

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VIDEO: KLM plans to soar passenger numbers at Leeds Bradford Airport

KLM airline boss Warner Rootliep has revealed plans to soar passenger numbers at Leeds Bradford Airport - establishing it as Yorkshire's gateway to the world.
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Long delays after multi-car pileup on M1

There are currently long delays of more than an hour on the M1 after a multi-car pileup.

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Teams are working seven days a week to try and get the road re-opened.

Specialist teams working to re-open busy Derbyshire road after loose rock led to emergency closure

Specialist rope teams have been brought in to help after a 150 tonne boulder came loose and forced the closure of a busy Derbyshire road.
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The incident happened on the M1 near Tibshelf.

Lucky escape for M1 driver after metal object comes through windscreen

A driver had a lucky escape today on the M1 today after a metal object came through her windscreen.

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Disruption warning over Chesterfield water works

Residents have been told to be prepared for potential disruption as a £500,000 upgrade to water pipes begins in Chesterfield.

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Flooding causes M1 lane closure

One lane of the M1 is closed this morning because of flooding.

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Fire crews rescue horse from Derbyshire ditch

Firefighters from Matlock and Belper are currently battling to remove a horse from a ditch in Derbyshire.

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Handbrake fault backs up Chesterfield roundabout

Handbrake fault backs up Chesterfield roundabout

A major Chesterfield roundabout is currently backed up after a car’s handbrake jammed.

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The current scene on the M1.

Multi-vehicle accident closes lanes on M1

Two lanes have been closed on the M1 after a ‘multi-vehicle accident’.

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‘Good Samaritans’ praised after Holymoorside cycling accident

Police have praised a number of people who stopped to help a cyclist who had fallen off his bike near Holymoorside.

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The road will be closed for two weeks.

Emergency closure of busy Derbyshire road

A section of a busy Derbyshire road is closed for two weeks for emergency work.
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