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The Fisher Price car seat.

Argos recalls Mamas and Papas and Fisher Price baby car seats

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The new 12-sided 1 coin is now more common than its round predecessor.

This is how long you've got to spend your old £1 coin

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Moped rider is caught with drugs after police chase

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Ripley girl Tia-Louise Barnett found safe and well

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AERIAL SHOTS: Can you identify these Derbyshire towns?

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Police welcome neighbour from hell’s seven-year ban from Alfreton

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Have a great day!

RISE AND SHINE: Fun features to start your day

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Couple in conversation. Photo by Pixabay.

Top tip for a healthy marriage - argue!

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WATCH: Derbyshire mother films terrifying scene inside plane as it dropped towards the sea

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The East Midlands Chamber has hit out at a government decision not to electrify the Midland Mail Line all the way through the East Midlands.

Government wrong not to electrify all of Midland Main Line, East Midlands Chamber says

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Jet2 has apologised to those who were on the plane.

Terrifying moment UK-bound plane ‘fell from the sky’ on return leg from Ibiza

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Jon Broad, driver for Clowne and District Community Transport, picture middle left with a bus full of service users. Picture by Mark Fear.

‘Lifeline’ Derbyshire community transport service to close

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This is the kind of damage campaigners say we can expect from HS2 in Derbyshire.

COLUMN: HS2 decision ‘is just plain wrong’

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Moped rider is caught with drugs after police chase

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Pictured is Mohammed Dar, 55, of Ley Gardens, Alfreton, who has been jailed for 12 months and banned from Alfreton for seven years after harassing neighbours.

Police welcome neighbour from hell’s seven-year ban from Alfreton

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Underage drinking, flying a kite in a park and changing a CD while driving all make the list.

The laws that many Brits don't even know they are breaking

Crime
Identity information for sale on the hidden internet can range from login details for film streaming account for full profiles of indviduals including bank account information.

REVEALED: The top 20 British postcodes where stolen identities are for sale on the web

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More children are being expelled from Derbyshire's schools, shock figures reveal

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Codnor Primary School pupils celebrate the report.

Primary school earn high praise from church inspector

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David Nieper Academy student Kian Pearson hopes to be the youngest person to cycle across the UK in 14 days.

Young LEJOG cyclist aims to raise £10,000 for charity

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Pupils at the Newbold Church School with their head teacher Kerry Marsh and Chair of Governors Pam Lister, point to their school motto which served them well with Ofsted who has rated them a 'Good' school.

Chesterfield school celebrates turn around after ‘inadequate’ Ofsted rating

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This is how long you've got to spend your old £1 coin

Business

Find out how new data laws could affect your business

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There are currently a variety of full and part-time vacancies on offer at Meadowhall.

Want a new job? Here's 20 jobs at Meadowhall you can apply for right now

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Tax credit claims must be renewed with HMRC by July 31.

Deadline looms to renew tax credit claims with HMRC

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Deadline looms to renew tax credit claims with HMRC

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Town hall to commemorate historic visit by suffragette

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The leader of Derbyshire County Council, Councillor Berry Lewis.

Derbyshire plans to spend extra cash on roads and public transport under proposed new budget

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Britain's Got Talent magician Luca Gallone in Ripley was filming on the streets of Ripley.

Magician tipped as ‘next Dynamo’ films advert in Ripley

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VIDEO: Sir Vince Cable urges firms to back £1m Weston Park Cancer Charity 2020 For Business Appeal

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Derbyshire man caught on camera fly-tipping

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The Waterswallows Waste and Recycling Site

Derbyshire tip charges removed by new Conservative leadership

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Would you take a 'belfie'?

No flash required: ‘belfie’ trend sees backsides bared at beauty spots

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Councillor Chris Short with garden waste collection driver Jo-Anne Edwards

11,000 pay up for council garden waste service

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FIRST AID FRIDAY: What to do if you suspect someone is having a stroke

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FIRST AID FRIDAY: Spotting and treating a seizure

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St John Ambulance: 140 years of lifesaving first aid

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Inappropriate calls received by EMAS in April included a woman who had lost her credit card.

NHS set new 999 performance targets for ambulance service

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David Nieper Academy student Kian Pearson hopes to be the youngest person to cycle across the UK in 14 days.

Young LEJOG cyclist aims to raise £10,000 for charity

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