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5 money saving tips for Derbyshire families in the run-up to Christmas

Christmas is fast approaching and families in Derbyshire will be tightening their belts ready for the expensive time ahead.

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QUICK QUIZ: Seven questions about this week you should know the answer to

QUICK QUIZ: Seven questions about this week you should know the answer to

How much attention have you paid to this week’s headline hitting happenings?

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Insurance premiums for young drivers have risen sharply in the last few months.

Young drivers hit hard by steep rise in car insurance premiums

Young drivers have been hit hard by a steep rise in car insurance premiums over the last few months, new research has found.
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QUICK QUIZ: Seven questions about this week you should know the answer to

QUICK QUIZ: Seven questions about this week you should know the answer to

It’s that time again quizzers.

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What is your funniest time-saving fail?

Derbyshire people urged to share their time-saving fail for chance to win £100 voucher

People in Derbyshire are being urged to share their funniest time-saving fails as part of a new competition.

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QUICK QUIZ: Seven questions about this week’s news you should be able to answer

QUICK QUIZ: Seven questions about this week’s news you should be able to answer

Hello quizzers.

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Test your knowledge of Europe.

QUIZ: How well do you know Europe?

It's been a hotly debated topic over the last couple of years, in light of the 2016 referendum.
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Kit Harington stars in the new BBC drama Gunpowder. Photo - BBC.

Freedom fighter or terrorist? Who was the real Guy Fawkes?

A new BBC drama has relegated Guy Fawkes to a bit part in the Gunpowder Plot.

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The unfortunate photo of a 'sexually excited' horse which has ended up on the cover of the Winster village calendar.

Red faces as 'sexually excited' horse ends up on cover of fundraising Peak District village calendar

This picture of a 'sexually excited' horse has caused red faces in a Peak District village - after it ended up on the front cover of a fundraising calendar - without anyone noticing.
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Hostelworld has compiled a short list of the world's spookiest hostels.

Peak District hostel named one of world's spookiest

A Peak District hostel has been named as one of the world's spookiest.

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REVEALED: The nation’s favourite penny sweet

REVEALED: The nation’s favourite penny sweet

There might not be many things 1p can buy you nowadays but a sweet treat is one of them.

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QUICK QUIZ: The week in questions

QUICK QUIZ: The week in questions

Welcome back quizzers.

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Spooky tunes to get your Hallowe’en party jumping

Spooky tunes to get your Hallowe’en party jumping

Get your costume out and your face paint at the ready...it’s Hallowe’en party time.

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Which spooky movie is the scariest?

Which spooky movie is the scariest?

Hallowe’en is here and what better way to celebrate than kick back with your trick or treat sweets and a good old scary film.

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VIDEO: Which Derbyshire site has been voted the spookiest in the country?

A Derbyshire site has been voted English Heritage's spookiest property - by the staff who work there.
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QUICK QUIZ: The week in questions

QUICK QUIZ: The week in questions

It’s that time again quizzers.

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It's Friday the 13th.

Friday the 13th: Why is it unlucky?

Better stay indoors, folks. It's Friday 13th, the most cursed day in the calendar.

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COLUMN: Friday the 13th...unlucky for some

COLUMN: Friday the 13th...unlucky for some

If you’re superstitious, this week offers a chance to be gloomy, thanks to Friday October 13.

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Do you want to date a celeb?

Do you want to date a celeb?

Have you ever wanted to date a celebrity? Well now’s your chance as casting has opened for the fourth season of E4’s Celebs Go Dating.

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QUICK QUIZ: The week in questions

QUICK QUIZ: The week in questions

It’s that time again, take five minutes and test your news knowledge.

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