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RAMS LIVE: Derby County v Sheffield United as it happens

Derby County host Sheffield United this evening (5.30pm kick-off) and you can follow the action on our live feed. Simpy refresh the page to see the latest updates below from our man Mark Duffy at Pride Park. Zlatan Ibrahimovic shuts door on Manchester...

today, 16:43 in Sport

Here’s what to expect from the weather today

Here is the weather forecast for today (Saturday, October 20) Early mist and fog patches will be slow to clear. A fine and dry day then follows, with light winds and some long sunny spells, leading to it feeling rather warm. Maximum temperature 16...

today, 09:58 in Regional East

This is where you can see a bonfire and firework display in Derbyshire this year

Bonfire night is fast approaching and there are lots of events taking place across the county. We've put together a round-up of where you can see an organised display in Derbyshire. But we can easily add to the list so if you have an event you want to...

yesterday, 16:15 in Regional East

Earth will ‘look after itself’

So more doom and gloom from the experts at the meeting in South Korea about climate change – and if we don’t do something in the near future the world as we know it will cease to exist in a thousand years. Well my opinion is that the world will look...

yesterday, 12:56 in Regional East

Everything you need to know about fracking

Every effort to get fracking off the ground in the UK has been fought by passionate protesters. But why is this way of extracting gas and oil so controversial? Here’s what we know about the process. What is fracking? ‘Fracking’ is short for ‘hydraulic...

yesterday, 12:37 in Regional East

Fewer pupils starting work straight after leaving school in Derbyshire

Fewer pupils in Derbyshire are getting a job after leaving school, official figures reveal. The latest data from the Department for Education shows that 650 of the young people finishing Key Stage 5 in schools and colleges in 2016, about 21% of the...

yesterday, 12:25 in Regional East

Homophobic hate crime reported in Derbyshire is ‘tip of the iceberg’

There were 84 incidents of homophobic hate crime reported to Derbyshire Police in 2017-18, however a charity has warned this is “the tip of an iceberg”. The latest Home Office figures show the number of hate crimes recorded by the police between April...

yesterday, 12:25 in Regional East

Defendant warned to pay fines or face jail

A man who owes a court hundreds of pounds in outstanding fines has been warned he is facing custody if he does not comply with new monthly payment arrangements. Chesterfield Magistrates’ Court 37-year-old Matthew Tye Warren, of Elmton Road, Creswell,...

yesterday, 11:41 in Regional East

Magistrates show mercy for a bereaved Chesterfield woman who was caught with drugs

A bereaved woman who was caught with two lots of amphetamine has been given a conditional discharge. Chesterfield magistrates’ court heard on October 10 how Deborah Gibbons, 46, of Hady Crescent, Hady, Chesterfield, was caught with the class B drugs...

yesterday, 11:31 in Regional East

Zlatan Ibrahimovic shuts door on Manchester United return

Here are the stories making today’s back pages (19th October 2018). Zlatan Ibrahimovic has revealed he would reject a return to Manchester United in January when the MLS is in its off season. That and more beolow. Derby County boss relishes upcoming...

yesterday, 08:57 in Sport

Friday's weather forecast promises a nice start to the weekend

Your weather forecast for Friday promises dry and sunny conditions as the weekend arrives once again. The Met Office has predicted that any mist and fog seen in the morning will quickly clear and make way for sunny spells right across the East...

yesterday, 07:30 in Regional East

Legion Women’s Section conference in Chesterfield honours members’ hard work

Members from four Derbyshire Royal British Legion Women’s Section (WS) branches and guests got together at Haig House, Chesterfield, for a conference and purse presentation. Janie Martin, the Women’s Section national vice-president for the East...

yesterday, 07:07 in Regional East

Race-by-race guide to Qipco British Champions Day at Ascot

The stars come out to play at Ascot on Saturday when the eighth Qipco British Champions Day brings a glittering curtain down on another magnificent Flat season. Britain’s richest raceday, with six races boasting £4.47 million in prize money, features...

Thursday, 22:46 in Sport

Nailers suffer FA Trophy defeat in Stamford replay

Belper Town are out of the FA Trophy after losing their preliminary round replay 1-0 at Stamford on Tuesday night. Belper can feel hard done by after arguably being the better side in both ties, with the brilliance of former Nailers ‘keeper Danny...

Thursday, 16:29 in Sport

Thousands of Derbyshire teenagers face resits after failing English and maths GCSEs

More than a third of 16-year-olds in Derbyshire failed to pass their English and maths GCSEs this year, according to the Department for Education. Figures for the 2017-18 academic year show that 36% of students didn’t reach the required passing grade...

Thursday, 15:57 in Regional East

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