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Chesterfield mother's grief as son, 23, dies in prisonWhitford said she went to see her son's body on Friday but he did not have mark
Derbyshire Times / Posted 20 hours ago
Whitford said she went to see her son's body on Friday but he did not have marks around his neck. She told the Derbyshire Times: "We don't really have a clue what happened. "We're all sat here absolutely heartbroken waiting for... Read more
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The greatest Spireites - nominate your favourite Chesterfield right-backWho would be in your best-ever-Spireites starting XI? It’s a debate that could
Derbyshire Times / Posted yesterday
Who would be in your best-ever-Spireites starting XI? It’s a debate that could rage all year. But the Derbyshire Times wants to find and name the greatest Chesterfield FC line-up, as nominated and voted for by the Town fanbase. Our plan is to run... Read more
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New Inspector answers 5 of YOUR questions about policing in Chesterfieldbehaviour is a big problem in Chesterfield town centre. What's being done to ta
Derbyshire Times / Posted 5 days ago
behaviour is a big problem in Chesterfield town centre. What's being done to tackle it? A.In the October 5 edition of the Derbyshire Times, we responded to a very similar comment from a member of the public who had spoken to a reporter on Beetwell... Read more
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Grieving mum's plea after son dies following battle with addictionwho passed away in the summer, chose not to get assistance as he 'did not want
Derbyshire Times / Posted 5 days ago
who passed away in the summer, chose not to get assistance as he 'did not want to be labelled'. Ms Dalglesh told the Derbyshire Times: "If you've got a problem with drink and drugs, don't be ashamed - please get help. "Don't think you can do... Read more
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Jack Lester delighted with Town’s latest signingstructure and his experience and success in structuring football clubs will be
Derbyshire Times / Posted 6 days ago
structure and his experience and success in structuring football clubs will be invaluable to us.” Dunford told the Derbyshire Times a big part of his new role is to back the manager of the first team. “Jack is my 29th manager, I’ve worked... Read more
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Latest Chesterfield magistrates’ court resultsThe latest Chesterfield magistrates’ court results as published in the October
Derbyshire Times / Posted 6 days ago
The latest Chesterfield magistrates’ court results as published in the October 12 edition of the Derbyshire Times are listed below. Motoring William Royle, 19, of Rectory Road, Duckmanton, Chesterfield. Pleaded guilty to exceeding the cannabis... Read more
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Lester’s message for young forward echoes the words of predecessor Caldwellhis loan at Alfreton, says there is a way into the team for Brewster. “I’ve se
Derbyshire Times / Posted 7 days ago
his loan at Alfreton, says there is a way into the team for Brewster. “I’ve seen him a few times in training,” he told the Derbyshire Times. “There’s people ahead of him at the minute but it’s not a big squad and if he works harder than the others... Read more
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‘When you hear an explosion go off you pray you still have your legs’as a quality auditor for a gas and electricity company. On the 25th anniversar
Derbyshire Times / Posted 7 days ago
as a quality auditor for a gas and electricity company. On the 25th anniversary of World Mental Health Day he tells the Derbyshire Times of his struggles and why he is desperate to find the right help for himself and his fellow servicemen and... Read more
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Chesterfield entrepreneur Steve Perez buys The Red Lion & Peak Edge Hotelonly four-star hotel - has also gone on to enjoy success, winning a number of a
Derbyshire Times / Posted 7 days ago
only four-star hotel - has also gone on to enjoy success, winning a number of awards including several at the Derbyshire Times Business Awards. It is also a regular entry in the Trip Advisor top 10 hotels in the UK. The Red Lion &... Read more
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How chance ballroom meeting led to 60 years of marriage for devoted Walton couplein 1957 at Storrs Road Methodist Church while Dennis was in the middle of his N
Derbyshire Times / Posted 8 days ago
in 1957 at Storrs Road Methodist Church while Dennis was in the middle of his National Service. Dennis worked at the Derbyshire Times as a compositor for 36 years while Margaret worked for many years in the fashion trade. The couple have two... Read more
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The greatest Spireites – nominate your favourite Town keeper of all timeWho would be in your best-ever-Spireites starting XI? It’s a debate that could
Derbyshire Times / Posted 8 days ago
Who would be in your best-ever-Spireites starting XI? It’s a debate that could rage all year. But the Derbyshire Times wants to find and name the greatest Chesterfield FC line-up, as nominated and voted for by the Town fanbase. Our plan is to run... Read more
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Calow pensioner left puzzled after resurfacing workmen leave area untouchedhave not been done during works which are currently taking place on the road.
Derbyshire Times / Posted 11 days ago
have not been done during works which are currently taking place on the road. “It is a bit silly,” Mr Rotherham told the Derbyshire Times. “In my opinion they have not done the job properly. “I do not understand it because I have lived here for... Read more
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Latest Chesterfield magistrates’ court resultsThe latest Chesterfield magistrates’ court results as published in the October
Derbyshire Times / Posted 13 days ago
The latest Chesterfield magistrates’ court results as published in the October 5 edition of the Derbyshire Times are listed below. Motoring Dean Kevin Drabble, 33, of Parke Road, Tideswell. Admitted failing to comply with a community requirement of... Read more
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Courageous victim speaks out as rapist is jailed for 17 yearsBeebe guilty on Monday of five rape counts from November, 1981, to February, 19
Derbyshire Times / Posted 13 days ago
Beebe guilty on Monday of five rape counts from November, 1981, to February, 1985. After the trial, the woman told the Derbyshire Times how she had felt overwhelming relief after her attacker has been brought to justice. She explained how it... Read more
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Chesterfield appoint Dunford as club’s new CEOdirector and company secretary Ashley Carson believes Dunford’s presence is nee
Derbyshire Times / Posted 14 days ago
director and company secretary Ashley Carson believes Dunford’s presence is needed at the club. Last week he told the Derbyshire Times he felt he needed someone to assist with the day to day running of affairs at the Proact. And after... Read more
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Duke departing Proact for Bramall Lane return, Bennett a possible replacementduring Danny Wilson’s tenure as manager, is thought to be taking up a position
Derbyshire Times / Posted 16 days ago
during Danny Wilson’s tenure as manager, is thought to be taking up a position with the Blades’ academy once again. The Derbyshire Times understands that Ian Bennett is a possible replacement for the departing Duke. Bennett is a goalkeeping... Read more
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A fresh start? Club director on new boss, player and staff changes and new CEOtrimming. “At the moment the squad is far too big, there will have to be some
Derbyshire Times / Posted 18 days ago
trimming. “At the moment the squad is far too big, there will have to be some changes in the transfer window,” he told the Derbyshire Times. “There will be some players going out, there will almost certainly be some players coming in. “Jack has... Read more
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Residents’ fury as HS2 buys 22 new homes in Derbyshire villageTwenty-two homes on a new-build estate in Derbyshire have been bought by HS2, t
Derbyshire Times / Posted 18 days ago
Twenty-two homes on a new-build estate in Derbyshire have been bought by HS2, the Derbyshire Times can reveal. The houses – which are in the small village of Newton near Tibshelf – are just metres from where the £55billion line’s spur will cut... Read more
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Chesterfield’s continuing problems with drug abuse laid bare by shocking new imagesof the impact that homelessness and drug abuse is having on Chesterfield has co
Derbyshire Times / Posted 19 days ago
of the impact that homelessness and drug abuse is having on Chesterfield has come to light. Pictures have been sent to the Derbyshire Times showing two men passed out this morning in the bus shelters on New Beetwell Street. The people who sent in... Read more
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Cat rescued from tree by Shuttlewood’s ‘superhero’scale. “Whenever anything goes wrong I seem to be the one that gets called upo
Derbyshire Times / Posted 19 days ago
scale. “Whenever anything goes wrong I seem to be the one that gets called upon,” he said. Gary’s wife Barbara told the Derbyshire Times she thought her husband’s actions were a ‘tad silly’ but that she was glad he was able to help. “It was... Read more
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Chesterfield group campaigns to bring family’s medals ‘home’Miles had nine children - George, Tom, Henry, Frank, Jack, Allen, Charles, Susa
Derbyshire Times / Posted 19 days ago
Miles had nine children - George, Tom, Henry, Frank, Jack, Allen, Charles, Susan and Agnes. Tom worked as a printer at the Derbyshire Times and Frank was a reporter there too. Henry had a son, also called Henry, and it is the junior who won these... Read more
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Hero taxi driver talked down soldier who served in Afghanistan from Chesterfield bridgeSteven headed straight for the bridge and managed to bring the man to safety.
Derbyshire Times / Posted 20 days ago
Steven headed straight for the bridge and managed to bring the man to safety. “My heart was in my mouth,” Steven told the Derbyshire Times. “I was just hoping he had not gone through with it.” A-Line taxi driver Steven said that he noticed a man... Read more
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Latest Chesterfield magistrates’ court resultsThe latest results from Chesterfield magistrates’ court - as published in the S
Derbyshire Times / Posted 20 days ago
The latest results from Chesterfield magistrates’ court - as published in the September 28 edition of the Derbyshire Times - are listed below. Caroline Nikita Ellard, 29, of Hipley Close, Holme Hall, Chesterfield. Pleaded guilty to damaging a door... Read more
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'Thousands' of flies infest Chesterfield family homeher nine-year-old daughter, Lexee. Kelly Kushner and her young daughter Lexee
Derbyshire Times / Posted 21 days ago
her nine-year-old daughter, Lexee. Kelly Kushner and her young daughter Lexee at their home in Chesterfield. She told the Derbyshire Times they have had the problem for the last nine years between April and October when the weather is warm but... Read more
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Spireites legend Jack Lester set for Proact hot seatare believed to be close to agreeing a deal with Nottingham Forest to bring Jac
Derbyshire Times / Posted 22 days ago
are believed to be close to agreeing a deal with Nottingham Forest to bring Jack Lester back to the Proact. The Derbyshire Times understands that the two clubs have been locked in negotiations over compensation and the Spireites are... Read more
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Chesterfield need a ‘different sort of fit’ to Lester or Davies, states Branstonthat Chesterfield were in advanced negotiations with Nottingham Forest to secur
Derbyshire Times / Posted 22 days ago
that Chesterfield were in advanced negotiations with Nottingham Forest to secure a return for club legend Lester. The Derbyshire Times understands that Town are hopeful of getting the deal over the line in the next 24 hours, shedding an... Read more
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New manager search, Branston, Briggs and your Spireites questions answeredis the latest from Chesterfield FC today following caretaker boss Guy Branston’
Derbyshire Times / Posted 22 days ago
is the latest from Chesterfield FC today following caretaker boss Guy Branston’s press conference this afternoon. The Derbyshire Times’ Spireites correspondent Graham Smyth reviews the current managerial search, who is in the running and who... Read more
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PICTURES AND VIDEO: New NGS Macmillan Unit at Chesterfield Royal Hospital is ‘world class’services at the hospital, also said he was pleased the community bought into wh
Derbyshire Times / Posted 23 days ago
services at the hospital, also said he was pleased the community bought into what they were trying to achieve. He told the Derbyshire Times: “We have spent £10million of which £2.7million has been raised by a combination of the National Garden... Read more
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Director gives update as Spireites hunt for boss hots upunder caretaker boss Guy Branston. “I’m working round the clock to get a manag
Derbyshire Times / Posted 23 days ago
under caretaker boss Guy Branston. “I’m working round the clock to get a manager in as soon as possible,” he told the Derbyshire Times. “The club’s position hasn’t changed, I’ve gone on record to say it will be an external appointment... Read more
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Nearly 350 complaints received about barking dogs in Chesterfieldcomplaints about barking dogs since the start of last year, it has emerged. A
Derbyshire Times / Posted 25 days ago
complaints about barking dogs since the start of last year, it has emerged. A Freedom of Information Act request by the Derbyshire Times shows the authority has recorded a total of 1,047 noise complaints between January 1, 2016, to the present... Read more
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our digital content improvement strategy, we have recently piloted a metered registration system with Sunderland Echo, the Derbyshire Times and Doncaster Free Press. “This process continues to allow our readers completely free access to our news... Read more
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Latest Chesterfield magistrates’ court resultsThe latest Chesterfield magistrates’ court results as published in the Septembe
Derbyshire Times / Posted 27 days ago
The latest Chesterfield magistrates’ court results as published in the September 21 edition of the Derbyshire Times are listed below. Amanda Lesley Jane Hawthorne, 66, of Main Road, Heath, Chesterfield. Indicated a guilty plea to stealing £40 of... Read more
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The search begins for our Curry House of the Yearin our top ten? To vote from the list, simply fill in the coupon you’ll find i
Derbyshire Times / Posted 28 days ago
in our top ten? To vote from the list, simply fill in the coupon you’ll find in the September 21 and 28 editions of the Derbyshire Times. Here’s our shortlist: 01. 1 Anaarkali Restaurant 42 Heath Road Chesterfield S42 5RA 02. Ashoka 19... Read more
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Tributes paid to 'lovable' Leon Pirdue, allegedly murdered in Chesterfield"RIP Leon. Some good memories from back in the day. Thoughts are with his famil
Derbyshire Times / Posted 28 days ago
"RIP Leon. Some good memories from back in the day. Thoughts are with his family and children." An eyewitness told the Derbyshire Times they saw three ambulances, three police cars and detectives at the house where Mr Pirdue's body was found... Read more
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Does 1997 FA Cup Boro star Ravanelli want the Spireites job?as Spireites boss, has previously been linked with vacancies at Middlesbrough,
Derbyshire Times / Posted 28 days ago
as Spireites boss, has previously been linked with vacancies at Middlesbrough, Hearts and Dundee. A tip off to the Derbyshire Times office claimed the former Juventus, Lazio and Derby County striker had applied for the job. Chesterfield... Read more
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Parish council voices concerns over unfinished Chesterfield estatewe cannot force them to enter into an adoption agreement." Lee Burgin, managin
Derbyshire Times / Posted 29 days ago
we cannot force them to enter into an adoption agreement." Lee Burgin, managing director of Oakleigh Homes, has told the Derbyshire Times: "We're committed to finishing the work. "We will get it done - even if it has to come out of our own... Read more
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Rooms for rent at former Chesterfield Hotel- and we want to make it a better place." The company has carried out a thorou
Derbyshire Times / Posted 29 days ago
- and we want to make it a better place." The company has carried out a thorough clean-up of the 73-room property. The Derbyshire Times has contacted Prestige Hotels (Midlands) Ltd to ask for more information on the firm's plans and is awaiting... Read more
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Investigation launched after man’s body is found in Chesterfieldstanding guard at the front door of the property, which is off Cuttholme Road i
Derbyshire Times / Posted 30 days ago
standing guard at the front door of the property, which is off Cuttholme Road in Loundsley Green. An eyewitness told the Derbyshire Times that there had been three ambulances, three police cars and what they said looked like detectives at the... Read more
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Steep rise in mental health callouts for Derbyshire policeofficers in Derbyshire have been called out to more than 450 incidents with a m
Derbyshire Times / Posted 30 days ago
officers in Derbyshire have been called out to more than 450 incidents with a mental health element this year alone, the Derbyshire Times can reveal. In the last five years, the numbers of recorded call outs with a mental health element received... Read more
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BREAKING NEWS: Investigation launched after man dies in Chesterfieldstanding guard at the front door of the property, which is off Cuttholme Road i
Derbyshire Times / Posted 30 days ago
standing guard at the front door of the property, which is off Cuttholme Road in Loundsley Green. An eyewitness told the Derbyshire Times that there had been three ambulances, three police cars and what they said looked like detectives at the... Read more
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BREAKING NEWS: Police investigation launched after man dies in Chesterfieldstanding guard at the front door of the property, which is off Cuttholme Road i
Derbyshire Times / Posted a month ago
standing guard at the front door of the property, which is off Cuttholme Road in Loundsley Green. An eyewitness told the Derbyshire Times that there had been three ambulances, three police cars and what they said looked like detectives at the... Read more
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PICTURES: Hundreds attend north-east Derbyshire fracking demoto the crowd was Craig Bennett, CEO of Friends of the Earth, who said the stren
Derbyshire Times / Posted a month ago
to the crowd was Craig Bennett, CEO of Friends of the Earth, who said the strength of feeling in the area was ‘extraordinary’. For the full report see next week’s Derbyshire Times. Today's anti-fracking march in Eckington (photo: Craig Be... Read more
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Mystery over future of Chesterfield Hotel buildingcentre at the site A spokesman added: "The property has lots of potential - an
Derbyshire Times / Posted 1 months ago
centre at the site A spokesman added: "The property has lots of potential - and we want to make it a better place." The Derbyshire Times recently contacted Prestige Hotels (Midlands) Ltd to ask for an update on the firm’s plans - but did not... Read more
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‘Abandoned’ roadworks spark anger in Chesterfieldsaid somebody would get back to me but that never happened,” she said. “I said
Derbyshire Times / Posted 1 months ago
said somebody would get back to me but that never happened,” she said. “I said if you can’t help me I will go to the Derbyshire Times. They just don’t seem interested one bit.” Sara, 46, who lives on nearby Mulberry Close with her husband... Read more
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Mystery over why landfill site near Chesterfield is currently shutis due to reopen on Monday. Viridor, which operates the facility, has not publ
Derbyshire Times / Posted 1 months ago
is due to reopen on Monday. Viridor, which operates the facility, has not publicly said why it is currently shut. The Derbyshire Times has been made aware of a possible reason for its closure which we cannot report for legal reasons. However,... Read more
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Editor's letter: How your Derbyshire Times website is changingA letter from Phil Bramley, our Group Editor, regarding some changes to the Der
Derbyshire Times / Posted 1 months ago
A letter from Phil Bramley, our Group Editor, regarding some changes to the Derbyshire Times website. Dear readers, I’m writing to let you know about some changes we’re making to the Debyshire Times website. We’re always looking at ways of making... Read more

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