Times’ staff get honours nods

THE Derbyshire Times has been nominated in five categories at the Midlands Media Awards.

Our appeal, to help charity Fairplay raise £600,000 for an innovative activity garden for disabled children, and the I’m Inspired campaign to promote the best o0f the region were shortlisted for the Campaign of the Year prize this week.

Reporters Michael Broomhead and Ellie Hunter have been nominated for the newcomer of the year prize and senior reporter Ellen Beardmore is up for news reporter of the year (weekly).

The winners will be revealed on March 10.