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Download Festival named UK's dirtiest

Thousands of music fans will be descending on Donington Park this weekend for Download Festival.

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June 1 is National Fish and Chip Day.

NATIONAL FISH AND CHIP DAY: 10 unusual deep fried delicacies - how many would YOU eat?

It's National Fish and Chip Day today.

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The aftermath of the accident. Photo - SWNS

Millionaire car dealer from Derbyshire involved in supercar smash

A millionaire car dealer from Derbyshire has reportedly been involved in a crash involving two supercars.
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Fancy dinner and a dissection? Anatomy Lab Live to go on UK tour

An event which sees guests enjoy a slap-up meal before they watch a human dissection is going on a UK tour next year.

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REVEALED: The top ten reasons for road rage among motorists

Cutting up traffic and failing to use indicators are some of the main activities that trigger road rage among motorists.

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CHEEKY BURGER: Watch moment Derbyshire schoolboy is mugged of his lunch on holiday - by hungry iguana

This is the hilarious moment a Derbyshire schoolboy was mugged of his lunch on holiday – when a hungry IGUANA snatched his burger.
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Why cars have been left covered in a yellow dust - and how to get rid of it

Motorists were left confused over the weekend after waking up to find their cars covered in yellow dust.

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Naked cleaners wanted in Derbyshire - and you could earn £45 an hour!

Fancy a new job where you could earn £45 an hour?

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The introductory pages of the book entitled, Aristotles Masterpiece Completed In Two Parts, The First Containing the Secrets of Generation.

Sex manual from 1720 up for auction in Derbyshire

A sex manual dating back to 1720 is going under the hammer in Derbyshire tomorrow - with bids already coming from around the world.

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How often do you ignore your parents' calls?

Over half of East Midlands residents don't feel guilty about ignoring parents' calls

You may have made a fuss of your mum yesterday for Mother's Day but it seems people in the East Midlands aren't generally that great when it comes to speaking to their parents.
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Why not take your mum for afternoon tea?

Top things to do with your mum in Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire this Mother's Day

It's Mother's Day this weekend and it's not always easy to think of a gift that shows your mum just how much you care about her.

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Maple snow lollies

SNOW JOKE: Cook up a storm - using snow!

It's caused disruption to transport and led to school closures, but believe it or not, there is actually a useful way to make the most of the snow.
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QUICK QUIZ: The week in questions

QUICK QUIZ: The week in questions

It’s been another busy week in the worlds of sport and showbiz.

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IN PICTURES: 14 funny chat-up lines to help you break the ice this Valentine’s Day

It’s Valentine’s Day - the perfect time to tell that special someone how you feel about them.

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REVEALED: The most ‘Googled’ keywords of 2017 were...

REVEALED: The most ‘Googled’ keywords of 2017 were...

Answering more than 40,000 queries every second, Google is always on-hand to help with our queries in the most honest and nonjudgmental way.

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REVEALED: What you think about video technology in football

REVEALED: What you think about video technology in football

Video assistant referees (VAR) made their controversial debut in competitive English football this week.

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VIDEO: How to workout with your dog

VIDEO: How to workout with your dog

Dogs are often described as man’s best friend and now they’re being billed as brilliant workout buddies too.

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QUICK QUIZ: Put your news knowledge to the test

QUICK QUIZ: Put your news knowledge to the test

If you know what colour celebs wore on the Golden Globes red carpet and what we’ve learned about the Royal Wedding this week then you already have two points.

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