Johnson casts doubt on thousands of prospective new homes with call to stop building on flood plains during campaign visit to Derbyshire Nine per cent of houses are built where there is a 'high probability' of flooding – with 10,000 currently in the pipeline Independent - Published 5 days ago
Hungry swans knock at doors in Derbyshire's Kirk Hallam The hungry birds in Kirk Hallam are often seen going door-to-door in their search for a meal. BBC News - Published 5 days ago
Prime Minister Boris Johnson visits factory workers
Boris Johnson took selfies with workers at the John Smedley Mill Shop in Derbyshire whilst also trying his hand at sewing a 'Get Brexit Done' scarf. Report by Woodsli. Like us on Facebook at..
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PM uses motoring metaphors for 'broken Parliament'
Boris Johnson opened his campaign speech in Derbyshire on Thursday comparing Parliament to "a broken-down bendy bus, jack-knifed on the yellow box junction, stopping the entire nation." It comes after..
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Jeremy Corbyn meets Waspi women in Derbyshire
Jeremy Corbyn meets members of the Women Against State Pension Inequality Campaign in Renishaw, Derbyshire. Over the weekend John McDonnell announced a £58 billion scheme to compensate women born in..
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PM says widespread flooding is not yet 'a national emergency'
Prime Minister Boris Johnson has said the widespread flooding across the UK “is not looking like something we need to escalate to the level of a national emergency”. Speaking on a visit to the..
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Christmas trees arrive at Chatsworth House
Fourteen Christmas trees, up to 24ft in height, arrive at Chatsworth House, near Bakewell, Derbyshire, for setting up around the stately home ahead of the Christmas season opening to the public on..
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Anglers filmed perilously close to reservoir plug hole
A pair of Peak District anglers were spotted dangerously close to a giant plug hole on Saturday. They were seen close to the plug hole in Derbyshire's Ladybower Reservoir which is owned by Severn Trent..
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Rare Sooty puppets sell for £5k at Derbyshire auction The famous furry animals were given to the children of a friend of inventor Harry Corbett in the 1970s. BBC News - Published 3 weeks ago
Severe warnings remain as UK flood victim named Annie Hall was swept away by the River Derwent near Matlock, Derbyshire, early on Friday. BBC News - Published on November 9, 2019 Flood victim was former Derbyshire High Sheriff Annie Hall Annie Hall was swept away by the River Derwent near Matlock, Derbyshire, early on Friday. BBC News - Published on November 9, 2019
Why does Ladybower Reservoir in Derbyshire have plug holes? Two fisherman sailed dangerously close to a shaft overflow. But why does the reservoir have them? BBC News - Published on October 26, 2019
Ladybower anglers dangerously close to huge plug hole Severn Trent Water urges boaters on the Derbyshire reservoir to stay well away from the overflow. BBC News - Published on October 21, 2019
Derbyshire couple plan wedding in four weeks as cancer returns Adeline Hall thought she was clear of cancer, until doctors found tumours in her lungs, legs and spine. BBC News - Published on October 20, 2019 Eyam village recreated out of fruit cake A baker spent three months fashioning the realistic model of Eyam in Derbyshire. BBC News - Published on October 16, 2019
Teenager's jaw rebuilt after horror horse accident in Derbyshire Emily Eccles' face was rebuilt using three titanium plates and more than 160 stitches. BBC News - Published on October 8, 2019
Learner driver arrested in Derbyshire after failing test The motorist took the L-plates off the car at the test centre before driving off, police say. BBC News - Published on October 5, 2019
T20 Blast Finals Day: Essex Eagles beat Derbyshire Falcons to reach final Essex will play Worcestershire in the T20 Blast final after beating Derbyshire in Saturday's second semi-final. BBC News - Published on September 21, 2019
Dog shot dead after being 'mistaken for fox' Police are investigating after reports a man shot a dog in Crich, Derbyshire. BBC News - Published on September 20, 2019 'Hendreds' flock to buy chickens from Derbyshire farm A farm sells thousands of hens - that were used to help young people - after getting into debt. BBC News - Published on September 4, 2019
Smith out for 23 on Australia return against Derbyshire Steve Smith made 23 in Australia's tour match against Derbyshire, in his first innings since recovering from a concussion. BBC News - Published on August 30, 2019 Australia bowler Starc presses for Ashes recall in Derbyshire tour match Australia pace bowler Mitchell Starc presses his claim to play in the fourth Ashes Test against England with three wickets in an over on the first day of the tour match against Derbyshire. BBC News - Published on August 29, 2019
Derbyshire D-Day veteran gets surprise ride in WW2 'Duck' Bill Millward was hoisted by crane into an amphibious DUKW vehicle known as the "Duck". BBC News - Published on August 24, 2019 Derbyshire D-Day veteran, 94, honoured with Jeep Ron Minton travelled in a World War Two Jeep to unveil a Commonwealth War Graves Commission plaque. BBC News - Published on August 23, 2019
Results day: Derbyshire school's misspelt GCSE banner put up The school's assistant principal says she was "an idiot" for not spotting the spelling mistake. BBC News - Published on August 22, 2019 Thousands of fans rock out at Bloodstock 2019 Derbyshire's Catton Park is host to more than 100 heavy metal bands, and thousands of fans. BBC News - Published on August 11, 2019
Whaley Bridge dam: More homes evacuated as storm threat looms Another 55 homes evacuated from a Derbyshire town as workers try to shore up a damaged dam. BBC News - Published on August 3, 2019 Whaley Bridge dam: How safe are Britain's dams? Damage to a Derbyshire reservoir has promoted wider safety fears, but how concerned should we be? BBC News - Published on August 2, 2019
British military drop ballast sacks on dam to prevent flooding of UK town A British military helicopter dropped sacks of ballast on Friday onto the outer slope of a dam that has partially collapsed and is at risk of bursting and flooding the town of Whaley Bridge in.. Reuters - Published on August 2, 2019 Whaley Bridge dam collapse in pictures Pictures of the dramatic dam wall collapse in Whaley Bridge, Derbyshire. BBC News - Published on August 2, 2019
Whaley Bridge dam collapse: Thousands told to evacuate homes after huge hole appears in Derbyshire reservoir wall 'The overflow this morning has undermining damage and there is a big risk of the village being flooded out,' says resident Anna Aspinall Independent - Published on August 1, 2019 Rare butterflies thrive at Derbyshire's Hoe Grange Quarry Wildlife experts say the Derbyshire haven is the best place in the country to see the Wall butterfly. BBC News - Published on July 21, 2019
Kent & Derbys open with victories in T20 Blast Kent and Derbyshire both begin their 2019 T20 Blast campaigns with victories, beating Somerset and Yorkshire. BBC News - Published on July 20, 2019 Chesterfield murder: Police investigating death of dismembered man search pond for body parts Detectives appeal to public for sightings of man 'acting suspiciously' while 'carrying bags' in Derbyshire town Independent - Published on July 12, 2019
Man in court accused of deliberately driving van into people queuing for food bank Four people injured, two seriously, after being hit by car in Derbyshire village Independent - Published on July 8, 2019 Boy, 15, dies in Derbyshire scooter and van crash The teenager was pronounced dead at the scene, police said. BBC News - Published on July 1, 2019
Sonic boom heard across Derbyshire caused by RAF Typhoons A sonic boom heard across Derbyshire was caused by RAF Typhoons. BBC News - Published on June 27, 2019 Listeria outbreak: Derbyshire man named as victim Ian Hitchcock died after eating a contaminated sandwich at the Royal Hospital Derby, it is claimed. BBC News - Published on June 20, 2019
County Championship: James Anderson takes 5-18 to help Lancashire bowl out Derbyshire England's James Anderson takes 5-18 and Graham Onions 3-19 to help Lancashire bowl out Derbyshire cheaply for 153. BBC News - Published on June 17, 2019 'Skydancers' return to Derbyshire Peak District One of England's rarest and most persecuted birds have bred in the High Peak Moors in Derbyshire. BBC News - Published on June 15, 2019 Warning as 'escaped' birds 'cause damage' in Derbyshire village The animals' owner fears they may have to be re-homed after a council sends a warning letter. BBC News - Published on June 3, 2019