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Northern operates services in the High Peak.

Buses to replace trains for Easter rail travellers in High Peak

Rail passengers travelling between Buxton and Manchester face changes to services over the Easter weekend because of ‘improvement works’.

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Northern Rail operates services across Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire.

Northern Rail staff set to hold further 24-hour strike

Staff at Northern Rail are set to hold a further 24-strike next month in a row over the future role of guards.
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RISE AND SHINE: Live travel news, weather and fun features

RISE AND SHINE: Live travel news, weather and fun features

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Temporary traffic lights will be in force on the A6 as part of the Manchester Airport Relief Road project.

Possible delays on A6 as work on Manchester Airport Relief Road continues

High Peak residents heading into Stockport and Manchester are being warned of potential delays because of work on the Manchester Airport Relief Road.

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Northern Rail staff are taking part in a 24-hour strike today.

RAIL STRIKE: How will your journey be affected?

Northern Rail staff are taking part in a 24-hour strike today - affecting train services across Derbyshire.
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The road is expected to be closed for six weeks.

Collapsed Derbyshire road closed for six weeks

Traffic diversions are in place to allow repairs to be carried out on a collapsed Derbyshire road.

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Northern operates services in the High Peak.

Northern strike action: how Buxton rail services will be affected

Rail passengers in Buxton are bracing themselves for disruption after Northern train drivers and guards voted to stage a 24-hour strike.

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The drama involved a Jet2 flight.

M1 closed near East Midlands Airport after Jet2 plane declares emergency

A section of the M1 was closed due to an "aircraft emergency" on a flight from Gran Canaria.

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This road sweeper was apprehended by police in Derbyshire on Sunday (Photo: Derbyshire RPU).

UPDATE: ‘Stolen’ road sweeper ‘taken lawfully’ say police

A road sweeper that was intercepted by armed officers earlier today was ‘taken lawfully’ say police.

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This road sweeper was apprehended by police in Derbyshire on Sunday (Photo: Derbyshire RPU).

PICTURE: Stolen road sweeper apprehended by armed officers in Derbyshire

A road sweeper that was stolen from South Yorkshire has been apprehended by armed officers in Derbyshire.

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Police sign.

Fire crew attends Bakewell road smash

Fire crews from Bakewell have been called out to a car accident on the A6.

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The A6 Buxton Road between Furness Vale and Newtown. Photo: Google.

Councillors reject calls to cut A6 speed limit

Calls for a reduction in the speed limit along a section of one of the High Peak’s busiest roads have been rejected by councillors.

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Marking the 60th anniversary of the Chapel rail disaster, many people turned out to attend the ceremony

Chapel rail crash victims remembered on 60th anniversary

Sixty years to the day after the Chapel-en-le-Frith rail crash, residents gathered to remember the lives lost and the heroism which saved many more.

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Northern operates services across parts of Derbyshire

Northern rail staff to be balloted for industrial action over role of guards

Northern rail conductors are set to be balloted over possible industrial action.

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Photo by @DerbyshireRPU

Smart motorway a ‘recipe for disaster’ says ex-cop

A retired Derbyshire traffic officer says the section of smart motorway on the M1 is a ‘recipe for disaster’.

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Image: Shutterstock (s).

REVEALED: Britain’s most expensive train journey is £501 fare from Isle of Wight to Buxton

A train journey from the Isle of Wight to a Derbyshire town has been revealed as the country’s most expensive standard class ticket available to passengers.

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A pothole, yesterday.

POTHOLE HELL: Which is the worst road near you?

After the news that potholes are set to get worse over the coming year, we wanted to know - which are the worst roads near you?

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Police.

Biker taken to hospital after wall collision

A motorcyclist has been taken to hospital after colliding with a wall in Buxton.

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Schedule of M1 roadworks for the week ahead.

TRAVEL: Night-time M1 roadworks for the week ahead

Highways England has published its summary of planned M1 roadworks for the period from Monday January 9 to Sunday January 15.
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