News from Buxton Advertiser

LETTER: Debate rages on payments to EU

Is it a lie that £350 million of UK money goes to the EU each week? In the Postbag last week, Andrew Parker vents his anger in claims that Boris Johnson lied about the £350m, and also that Donald Trump is a liar, but the truth, I feel, is merely that Mr

yesterday, 18:45 in Regional East

Thief took GP’s car after stealing purse and keys during appointment

A troubled thief who took his GP’s car after stealing her purse and keys during a medical appointment has narrowly been spared from more time behind bars. Chesterfield magistrates’ court heard on Thursday, December 2, how Ryan Christopher Brown, 30, stol

yesterday, 14:42 in Regional East

Walking and rail history combined in new Peak District guide

Two friends have combined their passion for walking and railway history into a new Peak District walking guide. The book by Brian Bethune and Dave Singleton features 12 circular walks which are all based around the 33 miles of the former Cromford and Hig

yesterday, 14:42 in Regional East

Bereaved mum launched a prolonged attack on taxi-driver

A bereaved mum launched a prolonged attack on a taxi-driver after he had tried to find her a cash machine so she could pay her fare. Chesterfield magistrates’ court heard how booze-fuelled Lucy Beresford, 39, of Nelson Close, Middleton-by-Wirksworth, att

Friday, 16:53 in Regional East

Quiz of the week’s news...

It’s been a busy old week in the world of news, sport and celeb. But how much attention have you been paying to what’s hit the headlines? Have a go at our quick quiz and see.

Friday, 16:10 in Regional East

VOTE: Your favourite Christmas song of all time

Festive decorations are on the shelves in the shops, Santa wishlists are being penned so it can mean only one thing.....Christmas is almost here. And it wouldn’t be the festive season without the accompanying songs. Whether your jam is a classic, a dash

Friday, 12:50 in Regional East

WIN! Star Wars Top Trumps Quiz bundle worth £50

Think you know everything about Star Wars? 
Well, if you’re lucky enough to win an out-of-this world Top Trumps Quiz prize bundle worth a whopping £50 in our amazing prize giveaway, you can put your knowledge to the test. With Christmas just around the c

Friday, 11:40 in Regional East

Snowdonian surfing helps Army veteran Mark on road to recovery

A wounded former Army medic has told how surfing has helped him on his road to recovery from mental illness. Mark Dawson joined the Army in 1999 and served in both Iraq and Afghanistan. Ten years later, he was diagnosed with PTSD, attributed to his exper

Friday, 11:40 in Regional East

Winter Buxton parade set to light up the town

Buxton is getting ready for a Christmas parade which will light up the town and add a dollop of festive cheer. The Town Team and Buxton Sparkles are working on the joint project, which will combine the decoration of the town with a lantern parade on Satu

Friday, 09:58 in Regional East

WATCH: Chapel grandad’s video plea to Prime Minister to help poorly tot Ellie

A doting Chapel-en-le-Frith grandad has created a video appeal on YouTube to Prime Minister Theresa May for help with a rare genetic condition his beloved granddaughter suffers. Sixteen-month old Ellie has been diagnosed with cystinosis - which means her

Friday, 09:49 in Regional East

Derbyshire homes at risk of rat invasion

Homes are at risk of being overrun by a plague of rodents looking for warm place to sit out the winter - according to pest control experts. With weather forecasts predicting a polar vortex from the Arctic sending temperatures plummeting over the next few

Thursday, 21:34 in Regional East

What’s on in Derbyshire this weekend?

Stuck for something to do this weekend? Let us inspire you...

Thursday, 17:11 in Regional East

Motorist denies causing death of biker Mark Young by driving without due care and attention

A motorist has denied causing the death of motorcyclist Mark Young by driving without due care and attention. Chesterfield magistrates’ court heard on Wednesday, November 30, how Professor Pamela Ince, 61, of Smalldale, Bradwell, allegedly committed the

Thursday, 16:14 in Regional East

VIDEO: What is sextortion and what do I need to be wary of?

Thousands of people in the UK are likely to be falling victim to sextortion every year, according to the National Crime Agency and National Police Chiefs Council. Sextortion is a form of blackmail where criminals use fake identities to befriend victims o

Thursday, 16:14 in Regional East

A man and a woman have been accused of overseeing prostitution at a property

A man and a woman have been accused of overseeing prostitution at a Derbyshire property after a police raid. Chesterfield magistrates’ court heard on Wednesday, November 30, how Feng Sun, 31, and Fo Ying Mee, 41, both of no fixed abode, were arrested aft

Thursday, 15:18 in Regional East

News Widget for Webmasters

Bring Eugene's son back home immediately

Realtime News


Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
      1 2 3 4
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
26 27 28 29 30 31