Here’s just some of what you’ll be reading in this week’s newspaper...
Cries of ‘shame on you’ rang around Ripley Town Hall as permission was granted to build 200 houses near Somercotes close to a former landfill site.
The air around Denby was filled with whistle blasts and engine noise last weekend, as a popular steam and vintage event returned for its 29th year.
Around 1,800 people flocked to Mundy Junior School in Heanor on Saturday, to take in the school’s annual agricultural and horticultural Show.
A Derbyshire advice charity for people with employment issues is predicting more problems with Universal Credit, especially as cuts will hamper its own services.
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.