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Car body parts and animal skull among rubbish cleared at Derbyshire reservoir

A large number of discarded car body parts, an animal skull and two gas cylinder bottles were among the many items of rubbish collected by the Friends of Cromford Canal at Codnor Reservoir.

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Snow blowing across the A6 in Derbyshire earlier this month.

WEATHER ALERT: Blizzards and drifting snow threat for Derbyshire this weekend

The Met Office has now issued an amber weather warning for snow and ice across Derbyshire this weekend.

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Tom Hulatt finished third in the race which saw Roger Bannister become the first man to run a sub-four minute mile.

Derbyshire runner Tom Hulatt’s starring role in iconic race won by Sir Roger Bannister

The sporting world has been paying tribute to iconic runner, Sir Roger Bannister, who has died aged 88.

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Kian Pearson, a Year 8 student from the David Nieper Academy in Alfreton is attempting to set a new record and become the youngest person in the UK to do the John O'Groats to Land's End (JOGLE) cycle in less than 20 days.

Alfreton student Kian gears up for record-breaking bike challenge

An Alfreton student is aiming for the record books by becoming the youngest person in the UK to cycle from John O’Groats to Land’s End - in less than 20 days.

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Willliam Buchanan raised �6,000 to help buy a sensory mat for a centre for youngsters with complex health needs.

Heanor teenager William Buchanan raises thousands of pounds to help youngsters with complex health needs

A Heanor teenager has raised thousands of pounds for a sensory mat to help children and young people with complex health needs.

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The Wheatsheaf in Bakewell

FOOD REVIEW: The Wheatsheaf, Bakewell

When you think of Bakewell, you can’t help but conjure up images of the world famous pudding.

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Self-watering planters made by Alfreton based manufacturer Amberol can be found all across Belgium in public spaces, parks and shopping centres, helping to create some eye-catching floral displays.

Derbyshire firm blooms in Belgium

An eco-friendly product made in Derbyshire has helped towns and cities across Belgium bloom throughout the summer – while conserving water.

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Wheeldon Homes celebrate a hat-trick of award wins at the National House Building Council (NHBC) awards

Derbyshire homebuilder celebrates awards hat-trick

A Derbyshire home builder is celebrating a hat-trick of successes for three of its managers at a prestigious industry awards.

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The Marlpool Ale House, on Breach Road, Heanor

Heanor micropub celebrates Good Beer Guide accolade

An Amber Valley micropub is celebrating after being recognised by the highly respected CAMRA’s Good Beer Guide - for a fourth consecutive year.

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Sgt Mark Weldon is now in charge of the Ripley town centre, Codnor, Waingroves and Langley Mill, Heanor and Loscoe and the Shipley, Smalley and Horsley safer neighbourhood policing teams.

New sergeant Mark takes over the reins in Ripley and Belper

A new sergeant has taken over the reins of the safer neighbourhood policing teams which cover Ripley, Belper and the surrounding areas.

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Emma Bent has been ordered to pay back more than �75,000. Picture: Derby Telegraph

Derbyshire pet cremation swindler Emma Bent told to pay back £75,000

A swindler who conned grieving pet owners out of thousands of pounds, has been ordered to pay back more than £75,000.

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VIDEO AND PICS: HRH Earl of Wessex visits Trent College

The red carpet was yesterday (Wednesday) rolled out for the Earl of Wessex who visited Trent College to help launch its 150th anniversary celebrations.
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