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Peter (right) and Barry Lewis, leader of the Conservative group on Derbyshire County Council.

Could this man topple Dennis Skinner to be Bolsover’s next MP?

A 28-year-old will go head-to-head with veteran MP Dennis Skinner to contest his Bolsover constituency in next year’s General Election.

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One of the county's under-threat lollipop ladies with Lee Rowley.

Politician starts campaign to save Derbyshire’s lollipop men and women

A politician has launched a campaign to save Derbyshire’s under-threat lollipop men and women.

The notorious Mottram bootleneck on the Sheffield Manchester route which is to be bypassed

Motorists back new Peak District tunnel plan to improve city links

Motorists have backed new plans to speed up travel between Sheffield and Manchester with new road links - including a possible tunnel under the Peak District.

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Dennis Skinner.

Bolsover MP Dennis Skinner launches scathing attack on UKIP’s new MP Mark Reckless

Firebrand MP Dennis Skinner has launched a scathing attack on UKIP’s new MP this afternoon – moments after he was sworn into the House of Commons.

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