News from Ripley and Heanor News

Chesterfield FC supporters honour deceased young fan with moving applause

Chesterfield FC supporters honour deceased young fan with moving applause

Chesterfield Football Club supporters have today, Saturday, November 18, paid tribute to a 12-year-old supporter who died in October. Spireites were encouraged to pay tribute to young fan Abbie Jacques who tragically passed away after complications...

yesterday, 16:59 in Regional East
 
Thug threatened teenager in the street before attacking his parents

Thug threatened teenager in the street before attacking his parents

A thug who threatened a teenager and attacked his parents in the street has narrowly been spared from a custodial sentence. Chesterfield magistrates’ court recently heard how Robert Newton, 24, of Valley Road, Mastin, Moor, threatened the 16-year-old...

yesterday, 16:22 in Regional East
 
Boozed-up man must pay £305 after damaging hospital door

Boozed-up man must pay £305 after damaging hospital door

A booze-fuelled man who kicked and damaged a door at a hospital has been ordered to pay £305 in compensation, costs and a surcharge. Chesterfield magistrates’ court recently heard how Mark Andrew Plastow, 46, was taken to Chesterfield Royal Hospital...

yesterday, 15:28 in Regional East
 
First edition Harry Potter book sells for £106,250 - here’s how to tell if you have one

First edition Harry Potter book sells for £106,250 - here’s how to tell if you have one

A signed first edition of Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone has sold for a world record £106,250. The 20-year-old children’s classic by JK Rowling smashed its £30,000 estimate at Bonhams' Fine Books and Manuscripts Sale in London. It was...

yesterday, 13:35 in Regional East
 
Check your change as rare 50p turns out to be a money-spinner

Check your change as rare 50p turns out to be a money-spinner

People are being urged to check their pockets, piggy-banks and down the back of the couch after a rare 50 pence piece has sold for 240 times its value. A rare 50p coin featuring Sir Isaac Newton recently sold on eBay for £120 and people could also...

yesterday, 13:21 in Regional East
 
Police and partners launch crackdown on alcohol-related crime and encourage responsible drinking

Police and partners launch crackdown on alcohol-related crime and encourage responsible drinking

A major alcohol awareness campaign has been unveiled in Derbyshire uniting police, licensing teams, community volunteers, door supervisors, pub and club staff and PubWatch to encourage responsible drinking. The “Intoxicated” campaign is being rolled...

yesterday, 12:48 in Regional East
 
Armed man provoked police into shooting him after “attempted death by cop”

Armed man provoked police into shooting him after “attempted death by cop”

A troubled man who provoked Derbyshire police into shooting him in a street has been spared from custody after a judge heard of his personal problems. Duncan Campbell, 20, needed surgery to remove part of a lung because of heavy bleeding and a second...

yesterday, 12:01 in Regional East
 
Man suffered facial injuries after attack in nightclub

Man suffered facial injuries after attack in nightclub

A 40-year-old man was left with facial injuries after an alleged assault in a nightclub. The incident occurred between 12am and 12.45am, on Sunday, October 15, on the dance floor in Club Revolution, on Railway Street, Glossop. The victim was knocked...

yesterday, 11:03 in Regional East
 
WEATHER: Cloudy day with patchy rain for Derbyshire

WEATHER: Cloudy day with patchy rain for Derbyshire

The Met Office has forecast a cloudy morning across Derbyshire for today, Saturday, November 18, with some possible patchy outbursts of rain. It is expected to turn drier and brighter as the day progresses, according to the Met Office, but during the...

yesterday, 10:12 in Regional East
 
‘Multiple factors’ may have led to fatal crash in Derbyshire

‘Multiple factors’ may have led to fatal crash in Derbyshire

‘Multiple factors’ may have been involved in a collision which claimed the life of a young cyclist in the Peak District, an inquest heard. August Atkinson suffered fatal injuries when she hit a wall at the bottom of Winnats Pass after riding down the...

Friday, 20:41 in Regional East
 
CAUGHT ON CAMERA: Five people Derbyshire police are trying to track down

CAUGHT ON CAMERA: Five people Derbyshire police are trying to track down

Derbyshire police have released CCTV images of people they would like to speak to about alleged crimes. If you recognise any of them, or have any information about what happened, call police on 101.

Friday, 15:10 in Regional East
 
COURT: Latest results from Chesterfield magistrates’ court

COURT: Latest results from Chesterfield magistrates’ court

The following people have recently appeared before the courts: Other Jason Joseph Keith Tighe, 27, of Hollins Close, Dunston, Chesterfield. Failed to comply with the requirements of a community order. No adjudication. Dealt with for the original...

Friday, 15:10 in Regional East
 
SLIDESHOW: A round-up of this week’s best readers’ pictures

SLIDESHOW: A round-up of this week’s best readers’ pictures

Readers have been out and about taking pictures of life across the area. Here is a round-up of some of the best snaps sent in this week. If you would like to see your picture appear online and in the newspaper please send them in via email. They don’t...

Friday, 14:10 in Regional East
 
What is the average cost of a house in the East Midlands?

What is the average cost of a house in the East Midlands?

The average cost of a house in the East Midlands has reached more than £183,000, according to new figures. Government statistics show the average price of a property in the region is £183,762, an increase of 6.4% annually. The average price of a...

Friday, 11:44 in Regional East
 
LETTER: Tax-dodging super rich need to pay up

LETTER: Tax-dodging super rich need to pay up

All who wish to live in a civilised law abiding society and enjoy all its benefits and privileges should morally be obligated to pay equally for that privilege. When the super rich are able to make use of all the facilities without paying their equal...

Friday, 10:46 in Regional East
 
Page:


News Widget for Webmasters


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