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Prime Minister David Cameron Photo: Daniel Leal-Olivas/PA Wire

VIDEO: 100 days to go to general election video

The countdown has begun on the final 100 days to a general election which is shaping up to be unlike any other in recent history.

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Prime Minister David Cameron. Pic: Peter Macdiarmid/PA Wire

Video: David Cameron: No harm done by hoax call video

David Cameron has described receiving a call from a hoaxer amid an investigation into how Downing Street security was breached.

County Hall, Matlock.

Derbyshire council blasted for £35k translation spend

A council which is facing the toughest cuts in its history has been lambasted for spending almost £35,000 on translating documents into foreign languages.

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Cllr Caitlin Bisknell and, below, Cllr Tony Ashton.

Planning for new combined authority branded ‘shambolic’ in High Peak

High Peak Conservatives have branded Labour’s organisational skills as “completely shambolic” after set-backs in talks over Derbyshire’s home-rule bid.

Cllr Caitlin Bisknell and, below, Cllr Tony Ashton.

Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire authorities join together to call for fairer funding deal

Councils in Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire will come together on Monday to launch a campaign for fairer funding in the two counties.

US President Barack Obama with British Prime Minister David Cameron.

BREAKING NEWS: £400 million tourism Peak Resorts development near Chesterfield to create 1,300 jobs

Chesterfield and the Peaks are set for a 1,300 jobs boost thanks to a £400million tourism development which will be announced by the Prime Minister during his tour of America this week, the Derbyshire Times can reveal.

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Stephen Worrall, from Charlesworth, has been selected by High Peak Liberal Democrats to fight the 2015 parliamentary election.

Young scientist to fight High Peak seat for Lib Dems in May’s general election

A young scientist has been selected by High Peak Liberal Democrats to fight May’s parliamentary election.

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