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Pump Room Live 2017 will be bigger and better

A free music concert in Buxton, Pump Room Live, is on track to return in July, with organisers hoping it will better last year’s show. Held in the shadow of The Crescent, the two-day event is very popular and last year more than 1,000 people turned out t

today, 17:21 in Regional East

Chesterfield campaigners to build a ‘wall’ to mark Donald Trump’s inauguration

Campaigners will be building a “Wall of Solidarity” in Chesterfield to mark inauguration of Donald Trump. As part of the global events to mark the event, campaigners in the town will stage the event at Chesterfield market. The Wall of Solidarity event be

today, 16:02 in Regional East

Stunning starlings put on a show in Derbyshire

Birdwatchers in Derbyshire have been braving the winter weather to see thousands of starlings perform evening acrobatics over Stoney Middleton. Over 80,000 starlings are descending at dusk to a reed bed in Stoney Middleton owned by British Fluorspar. For

today, 15:21 in Regional East

Mortgage rates could be set to increase in 2017

There are signs that mortgage prices are rising this year after months of record low rates for homeowners. The latest product data analysis, from mortgage software company Mortgage Brain, reveals that the most recent three months of market data has shown

today, 15:21 in Regional East

Beware of email hacking scheme

Even tech-savvy Gmail users are falling victim to hackers who steal their login credentials. This is according to a security expert, who notes that increasingly sophisticated phishing techniques are being employed. The statement from Google says: “We adv

today, 15:12 in Regional East

Ten things you won’t believe happened 20 years ago

Does 1997 seem like a long time ago? Here’s our list of ten things that happened 20 years ago to bring it all back for you...

today, 15:12 in Regional East

Derbyshire men wanted to become Butlers in the Buff

Attractive, approachable men happy to bare all are being sought for a part-time job that pays around £25 an hour. So if you're down-to-earth and in great shape, this could be the job for you! Butlers in the Buff, the male order company, are currently loo

today, 15:12 in Regional East

Cash boost to help High Peak domestic abuse survivors

A domestic abuse charity in the High Peak has been given £301,000 from the Big Lottery Fund to help support younger victims. The three-year grant has been given to Crossroads Derbyshire which is the first charity in the country to operate an accommodatio

today, 14:15 in Regional East

Take a walk on the wild side as Buxton Adventure Festival returns

Endurance adventurer, author and motivational speaker Sean Conway will headline the Buxton Adventure Festival. Sean will entertain on the Buxton Opera House Pavilion Arts Centre stage on Wednesday February 8 with tales of his life on the edge – as well a

today, 12:06 in Regional East

Rockets and Peppa Pig inspire kids’ dream homes

Children let their imaginations run wild when asked to describe their dream homes. Ice cream makers, ball pits and castles were just some of the criteria mentioned.

today, 11:50 in Regional East

EE fined £2.7m for overcharging customers

EE has been fined £2.7m by Ofcom. The company was found to have breached billing rules twice.

today, 11:20 in Regional East

Driver is caught with cannabis after police checked his damaged windscreen

A cannabis user was caught with the class B drug after he was approached in his car by police who had been concerned about his damaged windscreen. Chesterfield magistrates’ court heard on Tuesday, January 10, how Nathan Dooner, 25, of Lime Grove, Darley

today, 11:01 in Regional East

Prisoner was harassed by ex after he was released from jail

A jilted woman has been warned she faces jail after she became so obsessed with a former prisoner that she bombarded him and his sister with phone calls and texts. Chesterfield magistrates’ court heard on Wednesday, January 11, how Yvonne Ollerenshaw, 53

today, 11:01 in Regional East

INTERNATIONAL NEWS: Thousands of Britons flown home from The Gambia amid safety fears

Thousands of UK holidaymakers are set to be flown home from The Gambia due to growing political unrest. The Foreign and Commonwealth Office is warning against "all non-essential travel" to the west African nation due to potential military...

today, 10:26 in Regional East

Cloudy and mainly dry with light winds

Cloudy and mainly dry for most of the region with light winds, perhaps a few spots of drizzle in places. Mild in the north, but feeling colder in the south with a chance of fog patches first thing. Maximum Temperature 10C. Cloudy and mainly dry with ligh

today, 09:52 in Regional East

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