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Protesters speak out against Buxton BID plans

Around 70 businesspeople and supporters descended on Buxton’s town hall to protest against the possible implementation of the Buxton Business Improvement District (BID) scheme.

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Many people will be looking to tighten their belts as Christmas approaches.

Money saving tips for families ahead of Black Friday

With Christmas just around the corner, what can you and your family do this festive season to cut back before Black Friday?
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SK Distribution has invested more than �10,000 in ten electric pump trucks

Buxton distribution company makes ‘significant’ investment in its delivery fleet

A Buxton distribution company has announced a “significant but necessary” investment into its fleet.

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FIG managing director Helen Duncan attended the awards ceremony in Manchester - hosted by broadcaster Andy Crane - with members of her team. Photo contributed.

‘Creative and innovative’ High Peak marketing firm retains top regional prize

A High Peak firm has won a prestigious regional marketing award for the second year running.

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The product is on sale at Aldi.

Aldi recalls nuts - due to presence of nuts

Aldi has recalled its Clancy’s Barbecue Flavour Coated Peanuts because they contain cashew nuts, which are undeclared on the label.

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Tarmac's Hindlow Quarry is in the running to be part of the supply chain for Heathrow Airports expansion programme.

Could Buxton play a key role in Heathrow Airport’s multi-billion pound expansion?

The High Peak could be set to benefit from major investment and jobs linked to the construction of a new runway at the UK’s biggest airport.

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Salaries for doing the same role can vary hugely depending on where you live.

How where you live could affect how much you get paid for doing the same job

Where you live can have a major impact on how much people get paid for doing the same job, new research has shown.
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MEP Rupert Matthews (left) is introduced to Tarmacs Tunstead operations by stone plant manager Jason South (right).

New East Midlands MEP tours Buxton quarry operation

New East Midlands MEP Rupert Matthews has gone behind the scenes at Tarmac’s cement and lime operation at Tunstead, near Buxton.

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Luke Payne, of The Pack Horse in Hayfield. Photo: Alexander Bedwell.

Hayfield pub chef is in the running for parliamentary prize

A self-taught High Peak pub chef has been nominated for a prestigious national award by the area’s MP Ruth George.

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Buxton Press collected the coveted Printing Company of the Year Award for an unprecedented fifth year.

Buxton company lands industry honour - for a record fifth time

A Buxton company has scooped a top industry accolade for a record-breaking fifth time.

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A potential safety issue has been discovered.

Boots recall babies’ dummies due to safety issue

Boots have recalled a range of their Baby Airflow Soothers, due to a potential safety issue having been identified with the products.

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Anyone in possession of a ladder which does not have the blue locking bars or the bottom stabiliser bar, should not use it.

Warning over risk of serious injury from ladder

B&Q has issued a warning about the Mac Allister 3x6 Combination Ladder, which could cause serious injury.
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VIDEO: Couple complete £1m Grand Designs home in Peak District

A Youlgreave couple are enjoying a moment of triumph after their homebuilding project aired in an episode of Grand Designs, 16 years after they first set their heart on it.

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High Peak Buses will be introducing a dedicated fleet of buses to the 65 service between Buxton and Sheffield.

New look for scenic Peak District bus route

High Peak Buses will run all journeys on the scenic 65 service between Buxton and Sheffield from Sunday, including those previously operated by TM Travel.

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VIDEO AND PICTURES: Take a look inside Whaley Bridge’s newest pub

The first independent pub in Whaley Bridge for 100 years opened its doors to the public on Saturday.

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There are hundreds of jobs currently available in and around Derbyshire.

Hundreds of jobs up for grabs in and around Derbyshire

Looking for a new job in Derbyshire?

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Citizens Advice reveal what you can do to save on your phone contract

After exposing that mobile phone networks are overcharging customers by as much as £38 a month, Citizens Advice are now urging phone users to stay on top off their contract to avoid being ripped off.

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Joe Howard, 24, is hoping to launch his first Tea Revv tea bar in 2018.

Young entrepreneur wins backing for advent calendar of teas

A young entrepreneur from Bakewell is brewing up big plans for Christmas after huge crowdfunding success for his advent calendar of tea.

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Derbyshire has biggest pothole problem in East Midlands

Derbyshire has the biggest pothole problem in the East Midlands, with over £4 million being spent on repairs.
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There is a risk of overheating and fire because of a component fault.

Warning issued over fire risk fridges

A range of fridges have sparked safety fears due to a risk of overheating and fire due to a component fault.

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