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SNEAK PEEK: What’s in this week’s Ripley and Heanor News?

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Here’s just some of what you’ll be reading in this week’s paper...

A brother and sister from the Alfreton area are planning a charity skydive this summer as they battle back from a year of harrowing health battles.

Events on Wednesday, March 21, saw the people of Amber Valley pay tribute to First World War hero Charles Edwin Stone. The celebrations marked 100 years to the day since the feat of courage which earned him the Victoria Cross.

Derbyshire Fire and Rescue Service recently held a live sprinkler demonstration in Ripley to show how effective they are at tackling blazes.

And of course there’s your usual helping of community news, letters, columns and more.

As well as all of this, there’s your guide to what’s on when and where in our entertainment section GO! and all the latest sport headlines dominate the back pages.