There’s so much in your packed Ripley and Heanor News this week, here’s a sneak peek at what’s inside...
We report on a gang who targeted businesses for protection money and extorted thousands of pounds.
Meet the lucky nurse who won £10,000 playing the Health Lottery.
A Ripley woman who suffers from epilepsy has spoken out about her condition as part of a national campaign.
Read about the volunteer drivers who get patients to their hospital appointments on time.
The music of Roy Orbison, The Shadows and Billy Fury, to name but a few, is celebrated in Dreamboats and Petticoats The Musical on the front of our entertainment section Go, which as ever offers a full round-up of what’s on and where.
And a win over Boston United has left Alfreton Town’s manager feeling confident his side is safe from relegation on the back page.