VIDEO: A week in pictures from the Ripley and Heanor area

This week in the Ripley and Heanor area teenager George Thompson went to his school prom instyle when a car firm stepped in at the last minute and loaned him a car and a driver for the night.

We also revealed who the winner of out Salon of the Year was – to find out who it was pick up for copy of the Ripley & Heanor News today.

We also told you how a routine trip to the opticians saved a Loscoe man’s sight.

We also have two pages of bygone pictures from the area for you to check out – if you spot yourself or anyone you know get in touch.

To read these and many more stories get your copy of the paper today.