Godleman hoping for big improvement in Derbyshire’s home form

Buoyed by a general upturn in fortunes in 2017, captain Billy Godleman is now targeting a specific improvement in performances at home when Derbyshire’s new season starts.

Winstanley disappointed with quarter-final exit at Lakeside

Winstanley disappointed with quarter-final exit at Lakeside

Buxton star Lorraine Winstanley was disappointed to exit the BDO World Darts Championship at the quarter-final stage - but says she won’t dwell on it.

Job losses as Chesterfield manufacturing firm goes into liquidation

Job losses as Chesterfield manufacturing firm goes into liquidation

A Chesterfield manufacturing firm has gone into liquidation.

Derbyshire village to appear on Channel 4 competition

Derbyshire village to appear on Channel 4 competition

A Derbyshire village is set to attract national fame when it appears on a Channel 4 competition.
Jack Lester and Craig Davies set to recieve their champions medals.

Ex Spireite unlikely to favour return to the Proact

Chesterfield have shown interest in bringing a former Spireite back to the Proact, but a move seems highly unlikely.

Chesterfield FC
Katie Hopkinson-Layton.

Ambulance boss sorry for delay after teen trampled by horse near Chesterfield

A concerned mother says her teenage daughter had to wait more than two hours for an ambulance after she was trampled on by a horse.
Manager John McDermott, who has been sacked by Alfreton Town. (PHOTO BY: Eric Gregory)

Struggling Alfreton Town sack manager McDermott

Relegation-threatened Alfreton Town have parted company with manager John McDermott in a bid to save their season.

Weather warnings for snow, ice and wind are in force for Derbyshire this week.

SNOW, ICE AND WIND WARNINGS: Hourly forecast of what to expect in Chesterfield

A number of weather warnings are currently in force for Derbyshire, with the Met Office warning of strong winds and heavy snow.

Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Former homeless woman is caught with drugs after police search

A former homeless woman has been fined after she was caught with the class B drug Mamba.

Tips for driving in the snow

Winter driving tips for East Midlands motorists

With a cold weather snap approaching make sure you stay safe on the roads with these handy winter driving tips.


VIDEO: Strictly star Brendan Cole dances his way to Derbyshire

Strictly Come Dancing star Brendan Cole will be hot-footing it to Derbyshire to perform in a live show.

Whats on

Motorist is caught drink-driving after he moved his car into a pub car park

A pub landlord was registered as being more than twice the drink-drive limit in Buxton after he had been caught moving his car a short distance into a pub car park.

Are you an Aldi shopper?

Aldi recruiting across East Midlands

One of the biggest growing supermarkets in the country is recruiting at all levels from store managers to apprenticeships.

Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Police catch drink-driver after they initially suspected motorist of speeding

Police caught a drink-driver in Buxton after they stopped the motorist because they suspected him of driving above the speed limit.

Ralph the Yorkshire Terrier

Animal Magic: Cute and crazy pets caught on camera

Each Thursday our Animal Magic feature showcases the funniest, cutest and daftest pet pics from across the area. So why not paws for thought and check out this week’s motley crew?

Marie Curie Trek

Derbyshire people urged to take up a trekking challenge

A charity is encouraging outgoing fundraisers to show their support for people suffering terminal illness by taking up a trekking challenge this year.

Today is register my appliance day to make you safer in seconds

Derbyshire residents should register household appliances before ‘disaster’ happens

A reminder has been issued to all Derbyshire residents to register their fridges, washer machines and other household appliances to keep them safe in the future.

The Met Office has issued another warning for snow for Derbyshire.

WEATHER ALERT: More snow warnings issued for Derbyshire today, tomorrow and Thursday

Derbyshire could see up to 20cm of snow on Wednesday night, the Met Office is warning.
This Brimmington driver was nearly three times over the legal limit

Brimington driver nearly three times over drink-drive limit

A Brimington driver who was stopped by police was nearly three times over the legal drink-drive limit.

Fire story

Owler Bar car transporter blaze

A car transporter has caught fire on the edge of the Peak District in Owler Bar.

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