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VIDEO AND PICTURES: Man and six-year-old girl die in Derbyshire road tragedy

A 29-year-old man and a six year-old girl have died in an ‘horrific’ car crash in Derbyshire.

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Get rid of your paper notes

There is just a week left to spend or bank your old paper fivers

People have just a week left to spend or bank the 155 million paper Bank of England fivers still in circulation before they lose their legal tender status.

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COLUMN: Seizures...signs and treatment, by Dr Tim Baker, St John Ambulance

A seizure can be caused by something interrupting the electrical activity in the brain.

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Organiser, Oracle, Elephant, Maverick, or Steady Eddie ... which friend are you?

Organiser, Oracle, Elephant, Maverick, or Steady Eddie ... which friend are you?

The average adult has 40 friends - and they fall into one of eight categories, according to new research.

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Buxton Spring Fair, Chapel Morris Men

BUXTON SPRING FAIR 2017: What’s on when and where

Whether you want to see Buxton Rugby Club in action or watch the Chapel Morris Men shaking their bells, have a go at a three-legged race or taste the culinary delights from Derbyshire or around the world, there will be something for everyone at the Buxton Spring Fair.

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Jane McGrother

Memorial service to honour former High Peak mayor and councillor

A memorial service is to be held in Buxton to honour the life of a former High Peak mayor and councillor.

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The General Election will take place on June 8.

UKIP ‘may not stand’ in three Derbyshire seats

The UK Independence Party is considering not contesting three Derbyshire seats.

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Cows milk not soya is best for kids, study finds

Cows milk not soya is best for kids, study finds

Cow’s milk is best for kids to support their growth and development, a new study found.

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The Roaches, midlands air-ambulance waiting for team members to deliver the casualty.

PHOTOS: Double callout drama for mountain rescue team

Following a quiet couple of weeks, the Buxton Mountain Rescue Team were called into action twice in quick succession on Thursday.

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Would you take a 'belfie'?

No flash required: ‘belfie’ trend sees backsides bared at beauty spots

Feeling confident enough to take a ‘belfie’? That’s a bum selfie if you don’t already know and it’s the latest selfie taking trend to come from Instagram.

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Voting in the Derbyshire County Council election will take place on Thursday May 4.

Derbyshire County Council election 2017: the High Peak candidates vying for your votes

Derbyshire goes to the polls on Thursday May 4 in local county elections.

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Buxton Market feature.
Deborah Hodgkinson on her Staffordshire Savoury Egg stall.

Birthday celebrations for Buxton Market

Buxton will be celebrating the one-year anniversary of its revitalised market this weekend,

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Lola with parents Colleen and Hugh and brother Jude

Lola just weeks away from therapy to improve life

It is now just weeks until an inspirational Buxton girl will fly out to Turkey to receive intensive dolphin therapy thanks to the kindness of the community.

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David Lloyd Clubs is launching a new health and fitness class that consists of nothing but sleeping. Byline John Nguyen/JNVisuals

New gym class consists of nothing but sleeping

The frantic, stress-inducing nature of modern life means that few of us seem to get enough sleep, and if you’re a parent, regularly getting your full 40 winks becomes even more of a luxury.

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Roads were closed due to the April snowfall in Derbyshire in 2016

ON THIS DAY: Severe weather alert of SNOW for Derbyshire

It’s hard to believe after today’s sunshine, but this time last year the Met Office was warning Derbyshire residents to batten down the hatches because of the threat of SNOW!

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Over a quarter of Brits sacrifice their own holidays for stag and hen parties

Over a quarter of Brits sacrifice their own holidays for stag and hen parties

Over a quarter of Brits are sacrificing their own holidays in order to attend stag and hen parties costing an average of £507 a time, new research shows.

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Travel problems facing people ahead of the Bank Holdiay weekend.

43,000 breakdowns expected on UK roads this weekend

As drivers prepare to hit the roads and enjoy the early May bank holiday weekend, Green Flag is warning that 43,000 breakdowns will cause chaos on Britain’s roads, with 10 breakdowns taking place every minute.

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Tyak giving blood during a donation event. The Pet Blood Bank UK provides a canine blood bank service for vets across the UK.

Pet blood bank can be the difference between life and death for canine pals

Frederick the Great of Prussia was undoubtedly quite right when he said that dog was man’s best friend.

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LETTER: Contribution is appreciated at Stepping Hill Hospital

LETTER: Contribution is appreciated at Stepping Hill Hospital

“Think of what Jeremy Hunt’s doing to the NHS” said the nurse as she strapped the apparatus round my upper arm and prepared to take a reading.

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COLUMN: Sincere thanks to marathon runners

COLUMN: Sincere thanks to marathon runners

Our news is often about patients and work, but this week I’d like to talk about those amazing people who undertake huge efforts to help support our lifesaving service.

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