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Strongmen line up for Bank Holiday Highland games

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Pictured is Ross Greenwood, 27, of Byron Avenue, Alfreton, who has been detained in a secure unit under the Mental Health Act after he went on a violent, attacking spree in Heanor.

Violent man attacked eleven victims during town centre rampage

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The vehicle was used in various crimes and has been caught by Derbyshire Roads Police who celebrated with a 'dab'. Picture credit:  Derbyshire Roads Policing Unit

‘Dabbing’ policeman celebrates catching wanted Derbyshire driver

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The average modern British family revealed

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Funniest jokes of the 2017 Edinburgh Fringe revealed

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Special Report: How many people have been reported missing in Derbyshire this year and why?

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Police appeal

Man dies in A6 crash

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The aftermath of a car accident in Sawley on Sunday night.

PICTURES: Driver overturns car in horror Derbyshire smash

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Everton's Ross Barkley, who could soon be on his way to Tottenham, according to today's rumour mill.

RUMOUR MILL: Tottenham ready to splash out on Ross Barkley, while Andy Carroll could be returning to Newcastle

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Lionel Messi, who is set to become the subject of an audacious �275 million world-record transfer bid by Manchester City, according to today's rumour mill.

RUMOUR MILL: Manchester City ready to smash transfer world record by bidding £275 million to grab Lionel Messi

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Battling Ashford-in-the-Water seal dramatic one wicket win

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Phil Roberts, England's current strongest man.

Strongest men on show as Peak District hosts its own Highland Games

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Wiley heads winner as Matlock Town beat NPL title favourites

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BREAKING: Britain's top athletes announced for #teamparkrun events UK wide from 9am today - August 19

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Derbyshire Falcons fly into T20 quarter-finals

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DERBY COUNTY BLOG: ‘Lawrence will bring different dimension to attack’

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Englands strongest man Phil Roberts will be competing at Matlock Farm Park on Sunday, August 27.

Strongmen line up for Bank Holiday Highland games

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The new pound coin joke is just mint!

Funniest jokes of the 2017 Edinburgh Fringe revealed

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New Whittington Social Institute, winners of Bluebell Wood's It's A Knockout competition.

Family fun day aids children’s hospice

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Chard is a popular choice for winter growers

Potted Gardener: Hardy vegetables to give you a winter harvest

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Castleton visitor centre opens after £330,000 revamp

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Nando's is giving away free chicken on A-Level results day

Nando's is giving away FREE chicken to all A-level students

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