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

A terrified Derbyshire mother has revealed how “all hell broke loose” as the plane she was travelling on dropped dramatically 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

A government decision not to electrify the Midland Main Line railway all the way through the East Midlands is wrong, a leading business group has said.
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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

An airline passenger flying home from Ibiza sent his wife what he thought was a final text as the plane he was on plummeted towards the sea in a 40-50 degree nosedive.
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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

A community transport service for elderly people in Derbyshire is to close – just months after the Conservatives promised to protect these ‘vital’ services.

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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’

Yesterday’s announcement on HS2 was greeted with dismay in the Derbyshire parish of Blackwell.

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BREAKING NEWS: HS2 route through Derbyshire is confirmed

The route the HS2 high-speed rail link will take through Derbyshire has been confirmed - and it includes a station at Chesterfield.

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Northern services across Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire will be affected by the industrial action.

Strike action underway on Northern rail network

Train passengers are facing disruption this weekend as Northern rail workers stage a three-day walkout.
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VIDEO: KLM plans to soar passenger numbers at Leeds Bradford Airport

KLM airline boss Warner Rootliep has revealed plans to soar passenger numbers at Leeds Bradford Airport - establishing it as Yorkshire's gateway to the world.
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Long delays after multi-car pileup on M1

There are currently long delays of more than an hour on the M1 after a multi-car pileup.

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Teams are working seven days a week to try and get the road re-opened.

Specialist teams working to re-open busy Derbyshire road after loose rock led to emergency closure

Specialist rope teams have been brought in to help after a 150 tonne boulder came loose and forced the closure of a busy Derbyshire road.
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The incident happened on the M1 near Tibshelf.

Lucky escape for M1 driver after metal object comes through windscreen

A driver had a lucky escape today on the M1 today after a metal object came through her windscreen.

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Fire crews rescue horse from Derbyshire ditch

Firefighters from Matlock and Belper are currently battling to remove a horse from a ditch in Derbyshire.

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The road will be closed for two weeks.

Emergency closure of busy Derbyshire road

A section of a busy Derbyshire road is closed for two weeks for emergency work.
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Northern rail services operate across parts of Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire and Lincolnshire.

RMT announces three-day strike on Northern rail network

A three-day strike involving Northern rail staff is due to take place next month.

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UPDATED: Line re-opens after trespasser disrupts train services in Derbyshire

The railway line between Alfreton and Langley Mill has now re-opened after a trespasser on the line disrupted services.

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From left, Niall Garwood, headteacher Kelvin Gibbs, teacher Aimee Brown, Jonathan Nicholson of the Civil Aviation Authority and Amazons Lauren Kisser.

Heanor school scale new heights in drone design contest

Two Heanor school pupils have been named as the region’s best in a competition to design a flying humanitarian drone for retail giant Amazon.

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Major Derbyshire road reopens after vehicle fire

A major Derbyshire road which was closed earlier due to a vehicle fire has been reopened.

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Overhead electric cables have been damaged on the railway line to Doncaster

Major Derbyshire road closed by vehicle fire

A major road in Derbyshire is currently closed due to a vehicle fire.

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A car fire on the M1 northbound sliproad at junction 25.

PICTURE: Car fire closes slip road on M1

Firefighters have been called out to a car fire on a slip road leading to the M1.

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Smart motorway cameras were installed on a section of the M1 in 2016.

Almost 4,500 drivers caught speeding on M1 smart motorway section

More than 4,400 drivers have been caught speeding by smart motorway cameras between junctions 28 and 30 of the M1 in just a year.

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