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Peak District road tops list of most dangerous in Britain

An immediate injection of £200 million is needed to tackle the UK's high risk roads - including one route through the Peak District - a road safety charity has said.
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Many people will be looking to tighten their belts as Christmas approaches.

Money saving tips for families ahead of Black Friday

With Christmas just around the corner, what can you and your family do this festive season to cut back before Black Friday?
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The product is on sale at Aldi.

Aldi recalls nuts - due to presence of nuts

Aldi has recalled its Clancy’s Barbecue Flavour Coated Peanuts because they contain cashew nuts, which are undeclared on the label.

Business
Administrators are working to sell off parts of the business.

Derbyshire firm's assets up for sale after it collapses into administration

Assets belonging to a long-running Derbyshire firm which has gone into administration are up for sale.

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Rise and fall of world famous Ripley firm retold in new film

Rise and fall of world famous Ripley firm retold in new film

The Ripley and District Heritage Trust has released a new documentary film on the rise and fall of the world famous Butterley company and its role in engineering the last 200 years of the town’s history.

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Argos to open at Ripley superstore

Shoppers at a Ripley superstore will soon be able to pick up goods ordered from Argos during their visit.

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Salaries for doing the same role can vary hugely depending on where you live.

How where you live could affect how much you get paid for doing the same job

Where you live can have a major impact on how much people get paid for doing the same job, new research has shown.
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Bolsover MP, Dennis Skinner.

Beast of Bolsover accuses HS2 of treating northerners like ‘second-class citizens’

Bolsover MP Dennis Skinner has accused HS2 of treating people in the north like ‘second-class citizens’.

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Anti-HS2 protesters in Newton, Derbyshire.

HS2 visits Derbyshire village at centre of ‘spur’ row

Residents who live in a village that will be ‘cut in two’ by HS2 have once again voiced their opposition to the plan.

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A potential safety issue has been discovered.

Boots recall babies’ dummies due to safety issue

Boots have recalled a range of their Baby Airflow Soothers, due to a potential safety issue having been identified with the products.

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Anyone in possession of a ladder which does not have the blue locking bars or the bottom stabiliser bar, should not use it.

Warning over risk of serious injury from ladder

B&Q has issued a warning about the Mac Allister 3x6 Combination Ladder, which could cause serious injury.
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There are hundreds of jobs currently available in and around Derbyshire.

Hundreds of jobs up for grabs in and around Derbyshire

Looking for a new job in Derbyshire?

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Citizens Advice reveal what you can do to save on your phone contract

After exposing that mobile phone networks are overcharging customers by as much as £38 a month, Citizens Advice are now urging phone users to stay on top off their contract to avoid being ripped off.

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Construction begins on Ripley hospital blood test extension

Construction begins on Ripley hospital blood test extension

Construction work is under way on a £215,000 extension to Ripley Community Hospital which will improve patient facilities for blood testing.

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Derbyshire has biggest pothole problem in East Midlands

Derbyshire has the biggest pothole problem in the East Midlands, with over £4 million being spent on repairs.
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Builders finish care home job

Builders finish care home job

An Alfreton construction firm has completed work on a multi-million pound care home in Staffordshire, purpose built for residents with dementia.

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MP Pauline Latham at WWF's Westminster event A River Runs Through It.

MP backs wildlife charity campaign on river health

Mid Derbyshire MP Pauline Latham has added her support to a World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) campaign to improve the health of rivers in England and Wales.

Politics
There is a risk of overheating and fire because of a component fault.

Warning issued over fire risk fridges

A range of fridges have sparked safety fears due to a risk of overheating and fire due to a component fault.

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An artists impression of how high-speed trains will one day run through the Derbyshire countryside.

HS2 will bring 74,000 jobs and £4billion, report claims

High speed rail route HS2 could bring 74,000 jobs and almost £4billion to the region’s economy by 2043, a new report has claimed.

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Do you live on one of the most expensive streets in Derbyshire?

REVEALED: The most expensive streets to buy a house in Derbyshire

Looking for a new property in Derbyshire and got a spare £1.5 million stashed away?

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