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Record Review with Kevin Bryan

Kevin Bryan gives his verdict on some of the new music releases.

Music
Alfreton's James Aldis

Derbyshire Premier and County Leagues results and tables

Ticknall are top of the Derbyshire Premier and County Leagues Beechwood Mazda Premier League after Saturday’s round of matches.

Sport
FILM REVIEW: Anon proves to be a sci-fi misfire

FILM REVIEW: Anon proves to be a sci-fi misfire

From the writer-director of Gattaca, Lord Of War and In Time comes Anon, a mishandled sci-fi thriller that targets privacy and data protection, writes Natalie Stendall.

Arts
Police chase car attempting to get on the M1 the wrong way

Police chase car attempting to get on the M1 the wrong way

Derbyshire Roads Policing Unit had to crash into a car which was trying to get on the M1 - in the wrong direction.

News
A vet attended the scene and sedated the horse while fire crews set about the rescue operation using ropes and hoists.

Fire crews called to unattended bonfire in Denby

Firefighters from Ripley attended a bonfire which had been left unattended in Denby last night (Saturday, May 19).

News
Brass and voices to team up for Belper concert

Brass and voices to team up for Belper concert

Belper Singers and Derventio Brass will be teaming up for a concert at St Peter’s Church in Belper on Saturday, July 14.

Music
Griddled asparagus with feta and beetroot dressing. Photo courtesy of www.britishasparagus.com

Griddled British asparagus with feta and beetroot dressing

Bright pink beetroot dressing and fresh green asparagus not only look beautiful together but taste amazing with creamy feta and zingy mint.

Whats on
Back to the 20s at Erewash Museum event

Back to the 20s at Erewash Museum event

The first ever 1920s day is to be held at Erewash Museum in Ilkeston, when there will be singing, dancing and make-up demonstrations from the era.

Arts
RISE AND SHINE: Live travel updates, weather and more

RISE AND SHINE: Live travel updates, weather and more

Good morning and welcome to our live feed on Sunday, May 20.

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New play’s tour launches in Derbyshire

A new play about a post-war mining family is setting out on its debut major tour which opens in Derbyshire.

Whats on
Captain Billy Godleman knows his side were poor in the first 35 overs of the Worcestershire innings.

Godleman counts the cost of bowling after Derbyshire lose to Worcestershire in Royal London Cup

Derbyshire captain Billy Godleman felt his side’s bowling let them down after they were beaten by Worcestershhire by 50 runs in the Royal London Cup.

Sport
It’s going to be a Blue Christmas as star Duncan heads panto cast at Derby Arena

It’s going to be a Blue Christmas as star Duncan heads panto cast at Derby Arena

Blue singer, West End performer and Hollyoaks actor Duncan James is to headline this year’s pantomime Jack and the Beanstalk at Derby Arena, playing the title role.

Theatre and Comedy
Ballet classic to enchant young audiences at Derby Theatre

Ballet classic to enchant young audiences at Derby Theatre

Northern Ballet’s original pioneering ballet for children, Ugly Duckling, is to to stages across the country with an extensive tour throughout the spring.

Arts
Family fun as old favourite hits stage at the Guildhall

Family fun as old favourite hits stage at the Guildhall

Families can enjoy The People Theatre Company’s production of There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Fly at the Guildhall Theatre.

Theatre and Comedy
Derby Book Festival debut for kids’ favourite Laura

Derby Book Festival debut for kids’ favourite Laura

Award-winning author, illustrator and artist Laura Wall will make her debut appearance at Derby Book Festival this June, thanks to a Derby company which is sponsoring Laura and her children’s creation Goose & Friends to help grow the brand within the UK and online worldwide.

Arts
Keith Scarle

Keith Scarle found safe and well

Keith Scarle, the 74-year-old man from Codnor, who was reported missing on Friday, has been found safe and well.

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Touring play mines a rich seam at Derby Theatre

The story of a post-war mining family coming to terms with their rapidly changing world, On Behalf Of The People embarks on its first major tour, playing 28 venues across Yorkshire, Derbyshire and Greater Manchester.

Theatre and Comedy
Feast of new writing in Belper

Feast of new writing in Belper

Mixed Up!- An Evening of New Writing is to be presented by Marde Hen Productions on May 31 and June 2.

Music
Top double bill of tributes at the Flowerpot

Top double bill of tributes at the Flowerpot

The Scopyons and The Michael Schenker Experience will perform their tribute to The Scorpions and Michael Schenker at The Flowerpot in Derby on Saturday, May 26.

Music
Star duo to play concert at the Guildhall

Star duo to play concert at the Guildhall

Catrin Finch and Seckou Keita will be performing a gig at The Guildhall Theatre in Derby on Friday, May 25.

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