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PICTURES & VIDEO: Scouts and guides parade in Buxton to celebrate St George’s Day

High Peak scouts and guides took part in their first St George’s Day parade in eight years on Sunday.

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Australian state legislator Rick Colless, centre, visited the Peak District National Park to learn about partnership working between local organisations during a Commonwealth study tour of the UK.

Australian politician visits Peak District to talk natural resources

An Australian legislator was impressed by the work of the Peak District National Park and its partners when he visited on a fact-finding trip.

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Old Brampton Ringers.

Derbyshire joins campaign to recruit bell-ringers

A nationwide campaign has been launched to recruit 1,400 bell-ringers in honour of those who lost their lives during the First World War.

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IN PICTURES: The fantastic local runners who took part in this year’s London Marathon

More than 40,000 people took part in the London Marathon at the weekend.

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Pictured are piglets.

Delivery driver who stole piglets, feed and fencing must pay £1,892 in compensation

A livestock delivery driver who stole six piglets, feed and fencing has narrowly been spared from time behind bars.

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Call police on 101.

Copper piping stolen from barn in Tideswell

Police are appealing for information after a saw and some copper piping were stolen from a barn in Tideswell.

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EMAS team lift Emergency Services European Championship.in Denmark.

Derbyshire paramedic’s joy in world championship

A paramedic from Derbyshire was among a team to be crowned world champions at a medical competition in Copenhagen.

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Drink-driving breathalyser.

Promising engineer loses the job he loved after a drink-drive crash

A promising young engineer has lost the job he loved after he crashed a works van while he was driving at twice the drink-drive limit.

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Police caught man with suspected zombie-drug Mamba in town centre

A man was caught by police in Chesterfield town centre rolling the suspected zombie-drug Mamba into a cigarette paper.

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It is illegal to use one type of sunglasses while driving.

Why you could face a HUGE fine if you wear sunglasses while driving

We have been spoilt with sunshine for the last few days and the sunglasses have been out in force.
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McDonald's

Do-gooder trying to help security guards near McDonald’s ended-up punching man

A do-gooder who was trying to calm down a restrained, suspected offender in Chesterfield town centre ended-up lashing out and punching another man.

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RISE AND SHINE: All your latest morning news

RISE AND SHINE: All your latest morning news

Good morning and welcome to our rolling news feed.

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Could your family take on The Chaser?

Derbyshire contestants wanted for The Family Chase

Derbyshire families are being invited to apply to appear on a family version of hit quiz show The Chase.

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Peak District tourism business workshops to push new marketing project

Peak District tourism business workshops to push new marketing project

Peak District tourism business owners have been invited to attend a series of workshops this week to learn about a new overseas marketing project.

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Derbyshire Fire & Rescue issue water safety reminders as weather warms

Derbyshire Fire & Rescue issue water safety reminders as weather warms

As the warm weather sends people in search of outdoor swimming venues and places to cool off, Derbyshire Fire & Rescue Service (DFRS) has issued a timely reminder about water safety.

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Derbyshire County Council campaign highlights risk of falls for older people

Derbyshire County Council campaign highlights risk of falls for older people

Derbyshire County Council and partners including Age UK and the NHS have launched the Reduce Hospital Footfall campaign to help protect older people from falls and ease pressure on healthcare services.

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Thousands apply for Canine Cottages critic job as deadline approaches

A dog-friendly holiday letting agency received over 1,000 applications in the first 24 hours after posting a vacancy for a ‘canine critic’, and plenty more are expected before tomorrow’s deadline.

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Thunder and lightning is expected in the yellow area.

Met Office issues thunderstorm alert and warns of possible flooding

The Met Office has issued a yellow weather warning for thunderstorms affecting north-west Derbyshire throughout Saturday evening, with scattered rainfall expected across the rest of the East Midlands.

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These men have been jailed running an international drug-smuggling network after Greater Manchester Police seized �66million of heroin and cocaine in 2017.

East Midlands men jailed after £66m drugs bust breaks European network

Four East Midlands men have been jailed following the highest value drug seizure ever made by Greater Manchester Police (GMP). 

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