Meet the Derbyshire Times bloggers


FROM the thrills of fell running in our beautiful Peak, to the struggle today’s graduate faces, here are our new bloggers.

Click on the links to the right to read about the four’s lives as they write exclusively for the Derbyshire Times.

Jan Bird, 49, has returned to Chesterfield after 25 years down south.

She said: “I’m loving rediscovering my childhood home town after so long away!”

Graduate Amanda Ward, 21, of Matlock.

“I want to share my journey of trying to achieve my dream job whilst dealing with the struggles of coming out of university”, said Amanda.

Fell runner Daniel Heathcote, 32, of Chesterfield.

He said: “My blog is all about the loves of my life: my family, running, the Peak District and photography”, he said.

Football fan James Griffiths, 20, of Chesterfield describes his blog as: “A must read for anybody with an interest in football.”