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Peter Kay cancels all 100 tour dates due to ‘unforeseen circumstances’

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Miniature smooth haired dachshund pups Faith, Hope, Lincoln and Google dream of what Santa Claus has in store for them as they cuddle up in this picture, sent by Andrew Norris, of Gainsborough.

Animal Magic: Is your festive pet pic cuter than this?

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Sneak peek: What’s inside this week’s Ripley and Heanor News?

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ICE ALERT: Met Office issue overnight yellow weather warning

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Police stopping Derbyshire fraudsters in tracks with new scheme

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Derbyshire Police rated as ‘good’ by inspectors

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Fracking protestors are acquitted of obstruction

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An anti-fracking campaign was held outside drilling company PR Marriott's in Danesmoor, Derbyshire.

Fracking protestors are acquitted of obstruction

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Alfreton Wesley Church cast for The Hound of the Basketballs with  the Rev Adam Wells (Grimes the butler) on the left.

Alfreton Wesley Church entertainers aid Ashgate Hospice

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West Ham boss David Moyes.

Rumour Mill: Chelsea join race for Lemar, Moyes eyes up Moore

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A pitch inspection has deemed the Proact pitch unplayable, forcing the postponement of the Derbyshire Senior Cup tie with Heanor

Chesterfield’s cup clash with Heanor called off

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Spireites cup tie will be ‘spectacle’ for Heanor players (if it goes ahead)

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Mesut Ozil, who could yet stay at Arsenal, according to today's rumour mill.

RUMOUR MILL: Wenger still hopeful of keeping Ozil as Chelsea prepare another bid for Barkley

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Derbyshire all-rounder Reece shines in Bangladesh T20 League

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Weston’s Selston raring to go after second lay-off

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Player of year Hughes commits his future to Derbyshire

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Reds will tread new ground in county cup

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REVIEW: Cinderella is the perfect festive fit at Nottingham Playhouse

Theatre and Comedy

Kay cancels stand-up tour due to ‘unforeseen family circumstances’

Theatre and Comedy
Belle and the Beast. Photo courtesy of Whitefoot Photography

PANTO REVIEW: Beauty and the Beast is a roaring success at Theatre Royal

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Kay cancels stand-up tour due to ‘unforeseen family circumstances’

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A loco on the line at Midland Railway - Butterley

FESTIVE REVIEW: all aboard the Santa Special trains at Midland Railway

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Slimming World has re-categorised some foods for its diet plan

Slimming World reveal the 'free' foods that are now actually 'syns'

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