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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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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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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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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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VIDEO: Emergency services team up for safe driving campaign

VIDEO: Emergency services team up for safe driving campaign

Emergency services have teamed up for a video aimed at encouraging people to drive safely.

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TRAVEL: Changes to public transport timetables in Derbyshire over Christmas

TRAVEL: Changes to public transport timetables in Derbyshire over Christmas

Companies operating public transport across the area will be making change to their timetables over the festive period.

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Overturned tanker closes Derbyshire road

Overturned tanker closes Derbyshire road

A Derbyshire road had to be closed this morning after a cement tanker overturned.

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Lorry driver airlifted to hospital after Cat and Fiddle Road accident

Lorry driver airlifted to hospital after Cat and Fiddle Road accident

A lorry driver has been taken to hospital by air ambulance after his vehicle overturned on the Cat and Fiddle Road near Buxton.

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Explanation for police presence on Derbyshire road

Two cars crashed on the 13 bends road between Bakewell and Baslow this morning.

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UPDATE: Witness appeal after serious collision on A6 at Buxton

The A6 in Buxton has reopened following a serious collision.

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Give your presence early and visit a loved one with Northern's special rail tickets offer

Northern Value: Save up to 60 per cent on your train fare and visit a loved one

Give your presence early this year  - surprise a loved one and go by Northern rail with average savings of 60 per cent.
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A car ended up on its roof on the A38 in Derbyshire yesterday evening.

PICTURE: Woman injured as car overturns on Derbyshire road

A woman was taken to hospital after her car ended up on its roof on a major Derbyshire road yesterday evening.

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Watch out for roadworks.

TRAFFIC NEWS: Derbyshire roadworks for the week ahead

Here’s a list of roadworks taking place on Derbyshire’s roads in the week ahead.

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