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Derbyshire Times
UPDATE: Major Derbyshire road reopens after ‘serious collision’A major Derbyshire road has reopened after a ‘serious collision’ took place thi
Derbyshire Times / Posted 33 minutes ago
A major Derbyshire road has reopened after a ‘serious collision’ took place this morning. The incident happened on the southbound A38 near Ripley and involved a car which had left the carriageway. The southbound carriageway of the road was... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
UPDATE: Major Derbyshire road closed after ‘serious collision’A major Derbyshire road is currently closed after a ‘serious collision’. The i
Derbyshire Times / Posted an hour ago
A major Derbyshire road is currently closed after a ‘serious collision’. The incident happened this morning on the southbound A38 near Ripley and involved a car which had left the carriageway. There is reportedly one casualty as a result of the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Princess Diana's 'rock' Paul Burrell admits he aided her bulimiashould have had therapy as soon as she died. Paul struggled with his sexuality
Daily Mail / Posted an hour ago
should have had therapy as soon as she died. Paul struggled with his sexuality while growing up in a mining community in Derbyshire, admitting that he kept things hidden from his father. He said: 'I was the son of a coal miner in the North of... Read more
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Sussex Express
Network Rail helicopters crack down on trespassinghelping keep the South East’s railway running smoothly by looking for trespasse
Sussex Express / Posted 2 hours ago
helping keep the South East’s railway running smoothly by looking for trespassers and other criminals on the tracks. Andy Derbyshire, Network Rail’s chief operating officer in the South East, said: “Crime on the railway delays passengers, hurts... Read more
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Chichester Observer
Network Rail helicopters crack down on trespassinghelping keep the South East’s railway running smoothly by looking for trespasse
Chichester Observer / Posted 3 hours ago
helping keep the South East’s railway running smoothly by looking for trespassers and other criminals on the tracks. Andy Derbyshire, Network Rail’s chief operating officer in the South East, said: “Crime on the railway delays passengers, hurts... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Firefighters tackle massive Derbyshire barn blazeFirefighters from four Derbyshire stations have been called out to tackle a bar
Derbyshire Times / Posted 3 hours ago
Firefighters from four Derbyshire stations have been called out to tackle a barn fire. The incident happened yesterday evening at around 8.30pm on Dark Lane in Alport near Youlgrave. Crews from Matlock, Bakewell, Wirksworth and Buxton all attended... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Police ‘dispersal order’ imposed on Derbyshire townA dispersal order is in place this weekend to deal with anti-social behaviour i
Derbyshire Times / Posted 4 hours ago
A dispersal order is in place this weekend to deal with anti-social behaviour in a Derbyshire town. The order covers a large area of Heanor including the memorial park, market place, the town ground, and many surrounding streets. It means that... Read more
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The Ham&High Network
Natwest T20 Blast: Middlesex miss out on last eightRudolph and Cooke finished things off as their unbroken stand reached 46 to set
The Ham&High Network / Posted 5 hours ago
Rudolph and Cooke finished things off as their unbroken stand reached 46 to set up a home tie with Leicestershire next Wednesday. Quarter-finals: Derbyshire v Hampshire; Glamorggan v Leciestershire; Nottinghamshire v Somerset; Surrey v Birmi... Read more
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express
Tortured love life of Forsyte Saga star Eric Porterthe last 10 years of his life as a trusted friend was Monk herself. The actor b
express / Posted 9 hours ago
the last 10 years of his life as a trusted friend was Monk herself. The actor befriended the happily married, down-to-earth Derbyshire primary schoolteacher, now 70, in the mid-1980s after her three sons wrote him fan letters because they so much... Read more
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Surrey Advertiser
Trespassers disrupted 800 trains and 100,000 passengersoperator £20m over the past three years, money which would be better spent main
Surrey Advertiser / Posted 9 hours ago
operator £20m over the past three years, money which would be better spent maintaining and improving the network, says Andy Derbyshire, chief operating officer in the region. "Crime on the railway delays passengers, hurts the economy and costs the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Minute-by-minute series of the week Diana diedyoung princes are at Balmoral, enjoying the last day of the holiday before scho
Daily Mail / Posted 10 hours ago
young princes are at Balmoral, enjoying the last day of the holiday before school. Diana calls her medium, Rita Rogers, in Derbyshire. She confides in her regularly. The call goes to the answering machine, but when she hears the Princess’s voice,... Read more
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Gazette
Quarter-final line-up secured after thrilling final day of T20 BlastA thrilling final day in the group stages of the NatWest t20 Blast saw the quar
Gazette / Posted 13 hours ago
A thrilling final day in the group stages of the NatWest t20 Blast saw the quarter-final line-up decided as Derbyshire, Birmingham and Leicestershire all won to join Nottinghamshire as the North Group qualifiers. Defending champions Northamptonshire... Read more
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guardian-series
Quarter-final line-up secured after thrilling final day of T20 BlastA thrilling final day in the group stages of the NatWest t20 Blast saw the quar
guardian-series / Posted 13 hours ago
A thrilling final day in the group stages of the NatWest t20 Blast saw the quarter-final line-up decided as Derbyshire, Birmingham and Leicestershire all won to join Nottinghamshire as the North Group qualifiers. Defending champions Northamptonshire... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Quarter-final line-up secured after thrilling final day of T20 BlastA thrilling final day in the group stages of the NatWest t20 Blast saw the quar
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 13 hours ago
A thrilling final day in the group stages of the NatWest t20 Blast saw the quarter-final line-up decided as Derbyshire, Birmingham and Leicestershire all won to join Nottinghamshire as the North Group qualifiers. Defending champions Northamptonshire... Read more
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Harrow Times
Quarter-final line-up secured after thrilling final day of T20 BlastA thrilling final day in the group stages of the NatWest t20 Blast saw the quar
Harrow Times / Posted 13 hours ago
A thrilling final day in the group stages of the NatWest t20 Blast saw the quarter-final line-up decided as Derbyshire, Birmingham and Leicestershire all won to join Nottinghamshire as the North Group qualifiers. Defending champions Northamptonshire... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Quarter-final line-up secured after thrilling final day of T20 BlastA thrilling final day in the group stages of the NatWest t20 Blast saw the quar
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 13 hours ago
A thrilling final day in the group stages of the NatWest t20 Blast saw the quarter-final line-up decided as Derbyshire, Birmingham and Leicestershire all won to join Nottinghamshire as the North Group qualifiers. Defending champions Northamptonshire... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Quarter-final line-up secured after thrilling final day of T20 BlastA thrilling final day in the group stages of the NatWest t20 Blast saw the quar
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 13 hours ago
A thrilling final day in the group stages of the NatWest t20 Blast saw the quarter-final line-up decided as Derbyshire, Birmingham and Leicestershire all won to join Nottinghamshire as the North Group qualifiers. Defending champions Northamptonshire... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Northamptonshire see T20 Blast defence ended by abandonment71 off 37 balls. But the rain prevented the Steelback batsmen from recovering
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 13 hours ago
71 off 37 balls. But the rain prevented the Steelback batsmen from recovering the game and securing a quarter-final spot. Derbyshire Falcons booked a quarter-final spot by crushing Worcestershire Rapids by 48 runs at Derby. Wayne Madsen scored 55... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Quarter-final line-up secured after thrilling final day of T20 BlastA thrilling final day in the group stages of the NatWest t20 Blast saw the quar
EveningTimes Online / Posted 13 hours ago
A thrilling final day in the group stages of the NatWest t20 Blast saw the quarter-final line-up decided as Derbyshire, Birmingham and Leicestershire all won to join Nottinghamshire as the North Group qualifiers. Defending champions Northamptonshire... Read more
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The News and Star
Northamptonshire see T20 Blast defence ended by abandonment71 off 37 balls. But the rain prevented the Steelback batsmen from recovering
The News and Star / Posted 14 hours ago
71 off 37 balls. But the rain prevented the Steelback batsmen from recovering the game and securing a quarter-final spot. Derbyshire Falcons booked a quarter-final spot by crushing Worcestershire Rapids by 48 runs at Derby. Wayne Madsen scored 55... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Quarter-final line-up secured after thrilling final day of T20 BlastA thrilling final day in the group stages of the NatWest t20 Blast saw the quar
Oxford Mail / Posted 14 hours ago
A thrilling final day in the group stages of the NatWest t20 Blast saw the quarter-final line-up decided as Derbyshire, Birmingham and Leicestershire all won to join Nottinghamshire as the North Group qualifiers. Defending champions Northamptonshire... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Derbyshire Falcons fly into T20 quarter-finalsWayne Madsen and Imran Tahir inspired Derbyshire to victory as the Falcons crus
Derbyshire Times / Posted 14 hours ago
Wayne Madsen and Imran Tahir inspired Derbyshire to victory as the Falcons crushed the Worcestershire Rapids by 48 runs at Derby to secure a place in the NatWest T20 blast quarter-finals for only the second time. Madsen scored 55 from 42 balls, his... Read more
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Powys County Times
Visitors flocked to this years Guilsfield Showtook place around Guilsfield and Trawscoed Woods. The event is increasing in p
Powys County Times / Posted 17 hours ago
took place around Guilsfield and Trawscoed Woods. The event is increasing in popularity and brought runners from as far as Derbyshire and Pembrokeshire to take part in the run. Visitors were treated to horse, sheep and poultry classes ending with... Read more
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Wakefield Today
Natwest T20 Blast permutations: What Yorkshire Vikings need to happen to qualify for quarter-finalsin second place in the North division – but five teams below them can still lea
Wakefield Today / Posted 18 hours ago
in second place in the North division – but five teams below them can still leapfrog them tonight. Yorkshire need two of Derbyshire, Birmingham, Leicestershire and Northants to lose in their final group games. With uncertain forecasts for the... Read more
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Spalding Today
FEATURE: Tales of demons, skulduggery and legends at Crowland Abbeyare several hundreds of years of history here. “It started with Guthlac arrivi
Spalding Today / Posted 18 hours ago
are several hundreds of years of history here. “It started with Guthlac arriving in 699. He was a ‘soldier’ in Derbyshire and at one point thought ‘where is my life going?’ so he became a monk. He asked ‘where is the most inhospitable... Read more
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walesonline
Residents have claimed that leaflet deliveries showed when homes were emptyfrom a few days away and it was there. “It’s a lovely community and we all loo
walesonline / Posted 18 hours ago
from a few days away and it was there. “It’s a lovely community and we all look after each other.” Labour Councillor Bob Derbyshire, who serves Rumney, said the complaints follow previous issues with leaflets in the area. He said: “It’s not just... Read more
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The Welwyn & Hatfield Times
Hatfield Town Council attempts legal action after social media criticismattempt legal action against a member of the public is an unusual step for a lo
The Welwyn & Hatfield Times / Posted 19 hours ago
attempt legal action against a member of the public is an unusual step for a local authority. In 1992, the House of Lords’ decision in the case of Derbyshire County Council v Times Newspapers ruled that a local authority may not sue for defama... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Heavy armed police presence in Chesterfieldtaken from a window on Chester Street show at least three police cars and offic
Derbyshire Times / Posted 20 hours ago
taken from a window on Chester Street show at least three police cars and officers armed with guns. The incident happened on Monday, but despite repeated calls to Derbyshire Police, it is still not clear exactly wha... Read more
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chroniclelive
Newcastle schools share A Level results lists3 DARBY Abigail 3 DAVIES Isabella 3 DAVIS James 3 DAVISON Drew 3.5 DAVISON
chroniclelive / Posted 21 hours ago
3 DARBY Abigail 3 DAVIES Isabella 3 DAVIS James 3 DAVISON Drew 3.5 DAVISON Katie 3 DAY Catriona 3 DAYSON Sam 3 DERBYSHIRE Charles 3 DEWAR Steven 3 DIGGLE Kezia 3 DONALD Niamh 3 DUDDY Patrick 3 ELARBI Muna 3 ELBASHIR Sarah... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
EXCLUSIVE: Nearly £90k of YOUR cash given to pregnant mums to stop smokingcould receive a total of £752 in vouchers if they stopped smoking during pregna
Derbyshire Times / Posted 21 hours ago
could receive a total of £752 in vouchers if they stopped smoking during pregnancy and for six months afterwards. Derbyshire County Council today confirmed to us that £88,490 was given out as part of the contentious scheme since 2012. The... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Farm shop owner's anger after meat stolenA farm shop owner has spoken of his anger after hundreds of pounds worth of mea
Derbyshire Times / Posted 21 hours ago
A farm shop owner has spoken of his anger after hundreds of pounds worth of meat was stolen from his store in Derbyshire. Adam Higginbottom, who runs Adam's Happy Hens, on Baslow Road near Chesterfield said he had noticed meat joints going missing... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
UPDATE: More than £2,000 raised for family of eight-old who died after being hit by minibusfor the kind words to the family.” The incident happened at 3.20pm on Tuesday
Derbyshire Times / Posted 22 hours ago
for the kind words to the family.” The incident happened at 3.20pm on Tuesday August 15 on Sycamore Avenue in Glapwell in Derbyshire. Police are investigating the incident. A police spokesman said: "Officers were called to a collion involving a... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
SHOCK WEATHER: Thunder, lightning and hail hits Derbyshire townA combination of thunder, lightning and hail has hit a Derbyshire town this aft
Derbyshire Times / Posted 22 hours ago
A combination of thunder, lightning and hail has hit a Derbyshire town this afternoon. New Mills was hit by the stormy weather and further showers are predicted this afternoon Resident Mark Crouch tweeted the picture above with the caption 'August... Read more
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chad
UPDATE: More than £2,000 raised for family of eight-year-old who died after being hit by minibusfor the kind words to the family.” The incident happened at 3.20pm on Tuesday
chad / Posted yesterday
for the kind words to the family.” The incident happened at 3.20pm on Tuesday August 15 on Sycamore Avenue in Glapwell in Derbyshire. Police are investigating the incident. A police spokesman said: "Officers were called to a collion involving a... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Handbag stolen from back of wheelchair in DerbyshirePolice are warning people to be alert after a hangbag was stolen from the back
Derbyshire Times / Posted yesterday
Police are warning people to be alert after a hangbag was stolen from the back of a wheelchair in Derbyshire. The bag belonged to a 97 year old woman who was visiting Bakewell with her daughter from Sheffield. It contained a purse and some cash. It... Read more
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This is West Country
A LEVELS: A third of pupils celebrate A*-B on Results day at Wadhamcourse in their chosen subjects. There was a superb 98.8 per cent pass rate wi
This is West Country / Posted yesterday
course in their chosen subjects. There was a superb 98.8 per cent pass rate with 34 per cent at A* to B grade. David Derbyshire, headteacher, said “It’s great to see some top-level performances by the academically gifted, but of course it... Read more
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chad
Pet rabbit Bugsy starved to death in ‘unbelievable cruelty’cage without the care they need, and deserve, to survive.” McPhail, who now li
chad / Posted yesterday
cage without the care they need, and deserve, to survive.” McPhail, who now lives in St Albans, pleaded guilty at Southern Derbyshire Magistrates Court to causing unnecessary suffering to Bugsy. As well as the five-year ban, he was ordered to pay... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Derbyshire’s T20 quarter-final hopes rest in our own hands, says SmitDerbyshire Falcons’ hopes of reaching the quarter-finals of this year’s NatWest
Derbyshire Times / Posted yesterday
Derbyshire Falcons’ hopes of reaching the quarter-finals of this year’s NatWest T20 Blast remain in their own hands after a four-wicket loss to Leicestershire Foxes, says captain Daryn Smit. Leicestershire: Derbyshire Falcons 139-7 Leicestershire... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Wade claims silver at 2017 Special Olympicswas not the only Chesterfield representatitve at the games as boccia team-mate
Derbyshire Times / Posted yesterday
was not the only Chesterfield representatitve at the games as boccia team-mate Mark Pearson was also selected. Derbyshire trio Adam Race (Glossop), Michelle Burke (Glossop) and Jacob Smalley (Heanor) also competed. Boccia head coach... Read more
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Daily Mail
Paul Burrell claims Diana knew he was gay because he chose her dressesbelieves Diana accepted him being gay because she looked past his sexuality Pa
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
believes Diana accepted him being gay because she looked past his sexuality Paul Burrell, 59, originally from Grassmoor, Derbyshire, came out in March 2017 but believes his sexuality was 'implicit' in his relationship with the late Diana when he... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Police concerned for missing Derbyshire womanPolice are concerned for the wellbeing of a Derbyshire woman. Lisa Marshall wa
Derbyshire Times / Posted yesterday
Police are concerned for the wellbeing of a Derbyshire woman. Lisa Marshall was last seen at her home in Alvaston at 7.45am on Wednesday, August 16. Lisa, 42, is described as white, 5ft 2in tall with blonde, shoulder length hair and glasses. She... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Norfolk youngsters round off a difficult season in styleMutual Norfolk Branch, travelled to Etwall for the first day of their mini tour
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted yesterday
Mutual Norfolk Branch, travelled to Etwall for the first day of their mini tour. The Norfolk bowlers ripped through the Derbyshire top order to leave them on 32-6 before they recovered to 112 all out. Pick of the bowlers was Will Panter with... Read more
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The News and Star
Adam Lyth's 161 creates history as Yorkshire keep NatWest T20 Blast hopes aliveto qualify in their last game against Durham. Leicestershire also stayed in co
The News and Star / Posted yesterday
to qualify in their last game against Durham. Leicestershire also stayed in contention with a vital four-wicket win over Derbyshire. The Falcons, who remain third in the group, could muster only 139 for seven from their 20 overs despite 72 from... Read more
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Wakefield Today
Yorkshire hit record T20 mark thanks to Lyth’s brillianceseven sixes beat the previous highest T20 innings in England of 158 not out by
Wakefield Today / Posted yesterday
seven sixes beat the previous highest T20 innings in England of 158 not out by Brendon McCullum for Warwickshire against Derbyshire at Edgbaston in 2015. It was the third-highest individual T20 innings in the world behind Chris Gayle’s 175 for... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Adam Lyth's 161 creates history as Yorkshire keep NatWest T20 Blast hopes aliveto qualify in their last game against Durham. Leicestershire also stayed in co
North-West Evening Mail / Posted yesterday
to qualify in their last game against Durham. Leicestershire also stayed in contention with a vital four-wicket win over Derbyshire. The Falcons, who remain third in the group, could muster only 139 for seven from their 20 overs despite 72 from... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Record-breaking Adam Lyth leads Yorkshire to victory over Northamptonshireto qualify in their last game against Durham. Leicestershire also stayed in co
EveningTimes Online / Posted yesterday
to qualify in their last game against Durham. Leicestershire also stayed in contention with a vital four-wicket win over Derbyshire. The Falcons, who remain third in the group, could muster only 139 for seven from their 20 overs despite 72 from... Read more
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Daily Record
Teen's letter to nan after grandad killed himself when she accused him of rapeMore "She still to this day doesn't talk. She really wants her nan back." Det
Daily Record / Posted yesterday
More "She still to this day doesn't talk. She really wants her nan back." Detective Inspector Richard Burton, of Derbyshire Police, told an inquest: "Mr Harrison was currently part of a court case that was coming into its final day. "He... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
WARNING GRAPHIC IMAGE: Derbyshire man starved pet rabbit to deathA former Derbyshire man who starved his rabbit to death has been disqualified f
Derbyshire Times / Posted yesterday
A former Derbyshire man who starved his rabbit to death has been disqualified from keeping animals for five years. Gary McPhail, 27, of Cotlandswick, in London Colney, St Albans, appeared at Southern Derbyshire Magistrates’ Court today (Thursday 17... Read more
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chad
Apply for a place at secondary schoolthrough Nottinghamshire County Council, even if they wish to apply for schools
chad / Posted yesterday
through Nottinghamshire County Council, even if they wish to apply for schools in other areas such as Nottingham City or Derbyshire. The easiest way to apply is online at www.nottinghamshire.gov.uk/schooladmissions and this is the method the... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
500-old jewel gifted to wife of King Edward IV's close friend for saletime and certainly fitting for a lady of Baroness Hastings' standing," Charles
Decclan Chronicle / Posted yesterday
time and certainly fitting for a lady of Baroness Hastings' standing," Charles Hanson, of Hansons Auctioneers of Etwall, Derbyshire told the Daily Mail. The Portable Antiquities Scheme and the British Museum authenticated the jewel. Americans... Read more
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