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Derbyshire Times
Man, 73, allegedly assaulted by cyclist after asking him not to ride on pavementPolice are appealing for witnesses after a 73-year-old man was allegedly punche
Man, 73, allegedly assaulted by cyclist after asking him not to ride on pavement
Derbyshire Times / Posted yesterday
Police are appealing for witnesses after a 73-year-old man was allegedly punched in the face by a cyclist. The victim was walking along Manor Road in Brimington when he saw a man on a bike riding along the pavement and asked him to cycle on the... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
MURDER CONVICTIONS: Families remember victims of Langley Mill flat blazeThe mother of one of the victim’s of the fatal Langley Mill flat fire says she
MURDER CONVICTIONS: Families remember victims of Langley Mill flat blaze
Derbyshire Times / Posted yesterday
The mother of one of the victim’s of the fatal Langley Mill flat fire says she and her family are living a ‘lifelong sentence’ without her daughter and grandaughter. Amy Smith, 17, her six-and-a-half-month-old daughter Ruby-Grace Gaunt and friend... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Two arrested after rooftop drama in Long EatonPolice have arrested two men on suspicion of affray following an incident in Lo
Two arrested after rooftop drama in Long Eaton
Derbyshire Times / Posted yesterday
Police have arrested two men on suspicion of affray following an incident in Long Eaton. Officers were called to Grasmere Road at about 4.45pm on Thursday after receiving reports of two men throwing items, including glass bottles, from the roof of a... Read more
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express
‘Every sane person hates Muslims’ Vile thug launches racist tirade at taxi driver A TAXI driver was threatened with being torched to death by a wicked yob who
‘Every sane person hates Muslims’ Vile thug launches racist tirade at taxi driver
express / Posted yesterday
A TAXI driver was threatened with being torched to death by a wicked yob who said he hates all Muslims and he should "**** off back to Syria". Caught on camera- the... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Langley Mill fire: Mum who lost daughter and granddaughter speaks about her 'whole world collapsing'A mum who lost her daughter and granddaughter in a horrific house fire faced th
Langley Mill fire: Mum who lost daughter and granddaughter speaks about her 'whole world collapsing'
Nottingham Post / Posted 2 days ago
A mum who lost her daughter and granddaughter in a horrific house fire faced their killers in court to reveal the devastation they have left behind. Choking back tears, Melanie Hawkins spoke from the witness box after Peter Eyre, 44, and his boys... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Watch shocking moment vile passenger screams racist abuse at Muslim taxi driverThis horrifying footage captures the moment a raging passenger shouted disgusti
Watch shocking moment vile passenger screams racist abuse at Muslim taxi driver
Daily Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
This horrifying footage captures the moment a raging passenger shouted disgusting abuse at a Muslim taxi driver - after allegedly threatening to burn. The shocking video also shows the fuming passenger fire disgusting racist abuse at the stunned... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Burglars raid Matlock butchers shopBurglars have raided a butchers shop in Matlock. Sometime between 3pm on Tuesd
Burglars raid Matlock butchers shop
Derbyshire Times / Posted 2 days ago
Burglars have raided a butchers shop in Matlock. Sometime between 3pm on Tuesday and 9.15am on Wednesday, offenders broke into the store on Smedley Street through the roof. They stole cash from the till and a charity box. Witnesses or anyone with... Read more
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Daily Star
Muslim stopped 20 TIMES at UK airports 'because of beard'ANGER: Ahmed Ali claims to have been stopped 20 times by police in two years at
Muslim stopped 20 TIMES at UK airports 'because of beard'
Daily Star / Posted 3 days ago
ANGER: Ahmed Ali claims to have been stopped 20 times by police in two years at airports Ahmed Ali, 39, was about to fly on honeymoon with his pregnant wife Sarah last Friday (February 5) but was told by Thomson Airways staff that he had to get off... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Man taken off honeymoon flight with wife 'because he's Muslim with a beard'A charity worker who says he has been questioned 20 times in two years by anti-
Man taken off honeymoon flight with wife 'because he's Muslim with a beard'
Daily Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
A charity worker who says he has been questioned 20 times in two years by anti-terror cops claims he is being victimised - because he is Muslim and has a BEARD. Ahmed Ali, 39, was about to fly on honeymoon with his pregnant wife last Friday but was... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
CRIME ON THE DANCEFLOOR: Young lads punched in Chesterfield bar after bumping into manThree young men have been attacked on the dancefloor of a Chesterfield bar. Po
CRIME ON THE DANCEFLOOR: Young lads punched in Chesterfield bar after bumping into man
Derbyshire Times / Posted 3 days ago
Three young men have been attacked on the dancefloor of a Chesterfield bar. Police said the early-morning assault happened at Groove on Church Walk. The men, two aged 20 and one aged 19, were on the dancefloor when it is thought one of them may... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
'Withdrawn features' man tried to steal expensive coats from Derbyshire shopA man described as having 'withdrawn features' tried to steal a number of costl
'Withdrawn features' man tried to steal expensive coats from Derbyshire shop
Derbyshire Times / Posted 4 days ago
A man described as having 'withdrawn features' tried to steal a number of costly coats. At about 4.15pm last Thursday, a man entered the Go Outdoors shop on Main Road, Hathersage. As he began to browse the items, he picked up a number of high value... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Derbyshire police take kids on strolls to encourage them to walk to schoolPolice have been taking Derbyshire youngsters on five-minute strolls - to encou
Derbyshire police take kids on strolls to encourage them to walk to school
Derbyshire Times / Posted 4 days ago
Police have been taking Derbyshire youngsters on five-minute strolls - to encourage them to walk to school. Officers stepped out with pupils from Dronfield Junior School to promote the benefits of walking to school. Dronfield Junior School's car... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
'Suspicious man' seen near Ilkeston school was a street drinkerA 'suspicious man' seen near Ormiston school turned out to be a street drinker.
'Suspicious man' seen near Ilkeston school was a street drinker
Derbyshire Times / Posted 5 days ago
A 'suspicious man' seen near Ormiston school turned out to be a street drinker. The school on King George Avenue text parents last Wednesday morning to inform them about the suspect male. "Students must report any concerns to staff," the text... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Dog walker could have vital information on alleged sexual assaultPolice are trying to trace a dog walker who could help detectives investigating
Dog walker could have vital information on alleged sexual assault
Nottingham Post / Posted 5 days ago
Police are trying to trace a dog walker who could help detectives investigating an alleged sexual assault in West Park, Long Eaton. The incident is alleged to have happened in the late afternoon or evening of Wednesday, December 2. A woman said she... Read more
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Nottingham Post
The great canary heist: Thieves make dead-of-night boat trip to steal prize-winning birdsThieves made a perilous boat trip in the dead of night – to make off with a bir
The great canary heist: Thieves make dead-of-night boat trip to steal prize-winning birds
Nottingham Post / Posted 5 days ago
Thieves made a perilous boat trip in the dead of night – to make off with a bird fancier's prize canaries. They crossed the Erewash Canal, broke a lock to get into John White's aviary, jammed 12 birds into three small cages and escaped before dawn... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Beanie-wearing distraction burglar circulating in BolsoverA distraction burglar is circulating in Bolsover. At 10.15am on Saturday, a ma
Beanie-wearing distraction burglar circulating in Bolsover
Derbyshire Times / Posted 5 days ago
A distraction burglar is circulating in Bolsover. At 10.15am on Saturday, a man went to a house on Moor Lane and told the homeowner he was from the water board and needed to go into the property. He stole three purses containing cash and bank cards... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
CRASH UPDATE: Man arrested after car overturns near Chesterfield roundaboutA man has been arrested after a crash in Chesterfield at the weekend in which t
CRASH UPDATE: Man arrested after car overturns near Chesterfield roundabout
Derbyshire Times / Posted 5 days ago
A man has been arrested after a crash in Chesterfield at the weekend in which the driver fled the scene. The incident happened at around 3.40am on Sunday when a Mercedes vehicle left the road and overturned on the A61 close to Whittington Moor... Read more
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chad
Beanie-wearing distraction burglar circulating in BolsoverA distraction burglar is circulating in Bolsover. At 10.15am on Saturday, a ma
Beanie-wearing distraction burglar circulating in Bolsover
chad / Posted 5 days ago
A distraction burglar is circulating in Bolsover. At 10.15am on Saturday, a man went to a house on Moor Lane and told the homeowner he was from the water board and needed to go into the property. He stole three purses containing cash and bank cards... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Man ‘faked’ illness to con staff during fruit machine cash raidPolice are hunting two men after a large amount of cash was stolen from a Derby
Man ‘faked’ illness to con staff during fruit machine cash raid
Derbyshire Times / Posted 7 days ago
Police are hunting two men after a large amount of cash was stolen from a Derbyshire amusement arcade. The incident happened at Oasis, on Market Street, Heanor, at around 12.30pm today (Saturday) and involved two men, one of which is believed to... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Woman in hospital after handbag robbery in AlfretonA 68-year-old woman is receiving treatment in the Queen's Medical Centre after
Woman in hospital after handbag robbery in Alfreton
Nottingham Post / Posted 7 days ago
A 68-year-old woman is receiving treatment in the Queen's Medical Centre after being robbed on her walk home. The woman was on her way back from Tesco, in Grange Street, Alfreton, when she was approached by a man at around 6pm. He demanded that she... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
AMUSEMENT ARCADE CASH THEFT: Man ‘faked’ illness to distract staffPolice are hunting two men after a large amount of cash was stolen from a Derby
AMUSEMENT ARCADE CASH THEFT: Man ‘faked’ illness to distract staff
Derbyshire Times / Posted 7 days ago
Police are hunting two men after a large amount of cash was stolen from a Derbyshire amusement arcade. The incident happened at Oasis, on Market Street, Heanor, at around 12.30pm today (Saturday) and involved two men, one of which is believed to... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
MISSING: Teenager hasn’t been seen for daysPolice are appealing to help find a teenager who has been reported missing from
MISSING: Teenager hasn’t been seen for days
Derbyshire Times / Posted 7 days ago
Police are appealing to help find a teenager who has been reported missing from Edale. Nathan Keenan, 15, was last seen at about 7pm on Wednesday, February 3. He has links to Stoke-on-Trent and it is thought he may have headed in that... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
COMMENT: It’s time to get tougher with drink drivers“The simple fact is that if you get behind the wheel after even one drink, your
COMMENT: It’s time to get tougher with drink drivers
Derbyshire Times / Posted 7 days ago
“The simple fact is that if you get behind the wheel after even one drink, your driving is affected and you could be over the limit.” If ever there was a sentence which validated calls for zero tolerance when it comes to drink driving, then this... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Patrols stepped up in Derbyshire town after spate of burglariesPolice are stepping up patrols and appealing for information following a number
Patrols stepped up in Derbyshire town after spate of burglaries
Derbyshire Times / Posted 7 days ago
Police are stepping up patrols and appealing for information following a number of burglaries in Killamarsh over the past week. Since the start of February there have been three burglaries and one attempted burglary in the area. The most recent... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Dog walker could help solve Long Eaton sexual assault casePolice are appealing for help in tracing a dog walker who could help detectives
Dog walker could help solve Long Eaton sexual assault case
Nottingham Post / Posted 7 days ago
Police are appealing for help in tracing a dog walker who could help detectives investigating an alleged sexual assault in West Park, Long Eaton. The incident is alleged to have happened in the late afternoon or evening of Wednesday, December 2. A... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Dog walker could be potential witness in sex attack investigationDetectives want to speak to a dog walker who may have witnessed an alleged sex
Dog walker could be potential witness in sex attack investigation
Derbyshire Times / Posted 7 days ago
Detectives want to speak to a dog walker who may have witnessed an alleged sex attack in a Derbyshire park. Police say the alleged incident happened in West Park, Long Eaton, in the late afternoon or evening of Wednesday, December 2. A woman said... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
MISSING: Teenager hasn’t been seen for two daysPolice are appealing to help find a teenager who has been reported missing from
MISSING: Teenager hasn’t been seen for two days
Derbyshire Times / Posted 8 days ago
Police are appealing to help find a teenager who has been reported missing from Edale. Nathan Keenan, 15, was last seen at about 7pm on Wednesday, February 3. He has links to Stoke-on-Trent and it is thought he may have headed in that... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Derbyshire mother and daughter sentenced for money laundering and fraudA mother and daughter have today been sentenced for money laundering and benefi
Derbyshire mother and daughter sentenced for money laundering and fraud
Derbyshire Times / Posted 8 days ago
A mother and daughter have today been sentenced for money laundering and benefit fraud offences. Emma Bent has been sentenced to two and a half years. Her mother, Sonia Lomas, received nine months, suspended for two years. Bent, of Steep Turnpike,... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Police appeal over missing Derbyshire teenagerPolice are appealing for help to trace Deon Borrington who is missing from his
Police appeal over missing Derbyshire teenager
Derbyshire Times / Posted 8 days ago
Police are appealing for help to trace Deon Borrington who is missing from his home in Derby. Deon, 13, was reported missing on Thursday January 28 after going missing at 3pm. He has been in contact by phone but has not been seen since February... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Tributes paid to 69-old who died in fireTributes have been paid to a 69-year-old man who died in a fire in a farmhouse
Tributes paid to 69-old who died in fire
Derbyshire Times / Posted 8 days ago
Tributes have been paid to a 69-year-old man who died in a fire in a farmhouse near Alfreton. George Hall, who lived on a farm on Pilsley Road, Morton, was pronounced dead at the scene after he was rescued from the house at around 8.45pm on... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Thieves take charity box from Chesterfield shopPolice are appealing for information after a charity box was stolen from a dry
Thieves take charity box from Chesterfield shop
Derbyshire Times / Posted 8 days ago
Police are appealing for information after a charity box was stolen from a dry cleaners shop in Chesterfield. The Ashgate Hospice collection box, which had been full, was stolen from the counter of Chesterfield Valet Service on Elder Way sometime... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Police appeal over missing Derby teenagerPolice are appealing for help to trace Deon Borrington who is missing from his
Police appeal over missing Derby teenager
Derbyshire Times / Posted 8 days ago
Police are appealing for help to trace Deon Borrington who is missing from his home in Derby. Deon, 13, was reported missing on Thursday January 28 after going missing at 3pm. He has been in contact by phone but has not been seen since February... Read more
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chad
Tributes paid to 69-year-old who died in fireTributes have been paid to a 69-year-old man who died in a fire in a farmhouse
Tributes paid to 69-year-old who died in fire
chad / Posted 8 days ago
Tributes have been paid to a 69-year-old man who died in a fire in a farmhouse near Alfreton. George Hall, who lived on a farm on Pilsley Road, Morton, was pronounced dead at the scene after he was rescued from the house at around 8.45pm on... Read more
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chad
Tributes paid to man who died in farmhouse fireTributes have been paid to a 69-year-old man who died in a fire in a farmhouse
Tributes paid to man who died in farmhouse fire
chad / Posted 9 days ago
Tributes have been paid to a 69-year-old man who died in a fire in a farmhouse near Alfreton George Hall, who lived on a farm on Pilsley Road, Morton, was pronounced dead at the scene after he was rescued from the house at around 8.45pm on... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Tributes paid to man who died in farmhouse fireTributes have been paid to a 69-year-old man who died in a fire in a farmhouse
Tributes paid to man who died in farmhouse fire
Derbyshire Times / Posted 9 days ago
Tributes have been paid to a 69-year-old man who died in a fire in a farmhouse near Alfreton George Hall, who lived on a farm on Pilsley Road, Morton, was pronounced dead at the scene after he was rescued from the house at around 8.45pm on... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Police warning after several thefts in Derbyshire villagePolice are warning residents to be extra-vigilant after a number of thefts in a
Police warning after several thefts in Derbyshire village
Derbyshire Times / Posted 9 days ago
Police are warning residents to be extra-vigilant after a number of thefts in a Derbyshire village over the last week. The Safer Neighbourhood team covering the areas of West Hallam and Stanley Village are asking residents to take extra care after a... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Cops and docs team up to stop fraudstersElderly and vulnerable people are being targeted by fraudsters to seek to prey
Cops and docs team up to stop fraudsters
Derbyshire Times / Posted 9 days ago
Elderly and vulnerable people are being targeted by fraudsters to seek to prey on them for easy cash. In response to this, police forces are teaming up with GP surgeries and clinics across the region to raise awareness of the problem, in the hope of... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Man dies in house fireA 69-year-old man has died in a house fire near Alfreton. He was rescued from
Man dies in house fire
Derbyshire Times / Posted 9 days ago
A 69-year-old man has died in a house fire near Alfreton. He was rescued from the property on Pilsley Road, Morton, at around 8.45pm on Wednesday. Firefighters battled in vain to save the 69-year-old but he was pronounced dead at the scene. The... Read more
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chad
Man dies in house fireA 69-year-old man has died in a house fire near Alfreton. He was rescued from
Man dies in house fire
chad / Posted 9 days ago
A 69-year-old man has died in a house fire near Alfreton. He was rescued from the property on Pilsley Road, Morton, at around 8.45pm on Wednesday. Firefighters performed CPR until the arrival of ambulance crews but he was pronounced dead at the... Read more
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chad
Man dies in Derbyshire house fireA 69-year-old man has died in a house fire in Derbyshire. He was rescued from
Man dies in Derbyshire house fire
chad / Posted 9 days ago
A 69-year-old man has died in a house fire in Derbyshire. He was rescued from the property on Pilsley Road, Morton, at around 8.45pm on Wednesday. Firefighters performed CPR until the arrival of ambulance crews but he was pronounced dead at the... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Man dies in Derbyshire house fireA 69-year-old man has died in a house fire in Derbyshire. He was rescued from
Man dies in Derbyshire house fire
Derbyshire Times / Posted 9 days ago
A 69-year-old man has died in a house fire in Derbyshire. He was rescued from the property on Pilsley Road, Morton, at around 8.45pm on Wednesday. Firefighters performed CPR until the arrival of ambulance crews but he was pronounced dead at the... Read more
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chad
Man dies in Derbyshire house fireA 69-year-old man has died in a house fire in Derbyshire. He was rescued from
Man dies in Derbyshire house fire
chad / Posted 9 days ago
A 69-year-old man has died in a house fire in Derbyshire. He was rescued from the property on Pilsley Road, Morton, at around 8.45pm on Wednesday. Firefighters performed CPR until the arrival of ambulance crews but he was pronounced dead at the... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Pensioner dies in Derbyshire house fireA 69-year-old man has died in a house fire in Derbyshire. He was rescued from
Pensioner dies in Derbyshire house fire
Derbyshire Times / Posted 9 days ago
A 69-year-old man has died in a house fire in Derbyshire. He was rescued from the property on Pilsley Road, Morton, at around 8.45pm on Wednesday. Firefighters performed CPR until the arrival of ambulance crews but he was pronounced dead at the... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
CCTV: Derbyshire couple attacked by burglar who forced his way into their homeA man and woman were left terrified after a violent burglar forced his way into
CCTV: Derbyshire couple attacked by burglar who forced his way into their home
Derbyshire Times / Posted 10 days ago
A man and woman were left terrified after a violent burglar forced his way into their home and attacked them in Derbyshire. Police have released CCTV footage of the man they would like to speak to in connection with the aggravated burglary, on... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Police are 'too different' to join forces under devolutionNottinghamshire Police would "look to the south" if they considered merging for
Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Police are 'too different' to join forces under devolution
Nottingham Post / Posted 10 days ago
Nottinghamshire Police would "look to the south" if they considered merging forces, according to a prospective police and crime commissioner. Concerns have been raised that the county could join up with Derbyshire Police after the impending... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Two birds of prey killed in the Peak DistrictTwo birds of prey have been illegally killed in the Peak District. A £1,000 re
Two birds of prey killed in the Peak District
Derbyshire Times / Posted 10 days ago
Two birds of prey have been illegally killed in the Peak District. A £1,000 reward has now been offered by the RSPB for information leading to a conviction. A dead Osprey was found to the west of Derbyshire Level, near Glossop, on September 9. A... Read more
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Daily Star
Horror school bus crash ends in MIRACLE survival storyCRASH: A Mason and Glover's minibus was involved in the collision in Derbyshire
Horror school bus crash ends in MIRACLE survival story
Daily Star / Posted 11 days ago
CRASH: A Mason and Glover's minibus was involved in the collision in Derbyshire Pupils had a miracle escape after their minibus ploughed into a bridge on the way to school and was crushed like a tin can. The vehicle lost control on a narrow country... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Lorry driver attacked and robbed in Derbyshire bypass lay-byTWO men attacked and robbed a lorry driver in a lay-by on a Derbyshire bypass t
Lorry driver attacked and robbed in Derbyshire bypass lay-by
Derbyshire Times / Posted 11 days ago
TWO men attacked and robbed a lorry driver in a lay-by on a Derbyshire bypass this morning (February 2). Detectives are appealing for witnesses after the lorry driver pulled over on the Northbound carriageway on the A6 Chapel-en-le-Frith bypass and... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Top Derbyshire police officer found dead after missing out on promotions, court hearsA senior Derbyshire police officer who was found dead in the Peak District had
Top Derbyshire police officer found dead after missing out on promotions, court hears
Derbyshire Times / Posted 12 days ago
A senior Derbyshire police officer who was found dead in the Peak District had twice missed out on being promoted, a court heard. The body of Timothy Frohwein, 48, was discovered on the Grouse Moor area of the Goyt Valley on Saturday, November 23,... Read more
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chad
Police seek thieves who stole fuel from housing site near MansfieldPolice are appealing for information after fuel was stolen from a housing devel
Police seek thieves who stole fuel from housing site near Mansfield
chad / Posted 12 days ago
Police are appealing for information after fuel was stolen from a housing development site in Shirebrook. Diesel was believed to have been stolen from five dumper trucks at the Keepmoat site, off Meadow View, sometime overnight between Tuesday,... Read more
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