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Young entrepreneur wins backing for advent calendar of teas

A young entrepreneur from Bakewell is brewing up big plans for Christmas after huge crowdfunding success for his advent calendar of tea.

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Dining Out review: Rose and Crown, Morley

Dining Out review: Rose and Crown, Morley

Rose and Crown

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Kim Heappey, Training and Group Co-ordinator for Derwent Rural Counselling Services.

Put your mind to changing your life

Derwent Rural Counselling Service is very excited to be launching its first mindfulness group in

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Bella is the top name for dogs

Poll reveals most common dog name in the East Midlands

Bella has been crowned the most popular dog name in the East Midlands according to a new poll revealed by The Kennel Club.

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Powerful monologue set to be seen at city venue

Powerful monologue set to be seen at city venue

The new co-production between Derby LIVE and Lost Boys, Ball, by Brian Lobel and featuring Paul Broesmith, will be performed at Derby’s Guildhall Theatre Clubrooms this November.

Theatre and Comedy
Film Review: Gerald’s Game is not perfect but you can admire the film’s ambition

Film Review: Gerald’s Game is not perfect but you can admire the film’s ambition

It’s a big year at the movies for Stephen King, writes Natalie Stendall.

Arts
New Co-op convenience store ready to open in Darley Dale

New Co-op convenience store ready to open in Darley Dale

The Co-op is set to open its newest food store in Darley Dale this week, following a £1million investment which has created 15 jobs.

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Gatepost to tackle Avenue Q at Guildhall Theatre

Gatepost to tackle Avenue Q at Guildhall Theatre

Heanor-based Gatepost Theatre Company return to Derby’s Guildhall Theatre later this month with their latest show, the entertaining and outrageous Avenue Q.

Theatre and Comedy
Pair of concerts coming up for Derwent Singers

Pair of concerts coming up for Derwent Singers

The Derwent Singers will be performing two concerts later this year, starting with one on Saturday, November 11, from 8pm.

Music
John and Geoff Buckley on the bench in Middleton Top which bears their father's name.John and Geoff Buckley on the bench in Middleton Top which bears their father's name.

Brothers to recreate father’s historic rail feat on mobility scooters

A Derbyshire Dales family will fulfil a long-held wish this weekend as they set out on a fundraising trek along a route where their forefather entered local folklore.

Arts
Reporter Jon Cooper reviews Jacamo's latest range of jeans for autumn including this pair of Black Stretch Skinny Jeans.

Jacamo’s autumn range fills the gap superbly for the bigger fella

As quite a tall chap I am surely not alone among fellow long-prongs who struggle to get the right length of jeans to match the waist size.

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Wildlife Gardening. Photo by Tom Marshall.

Comment: Help to ensure honeybees survive this winter

The transition from winter to spring and, later, summer is one that we can all look forward to. Although winter plays host to a rich array of plants and animals,

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It's British Food Fortnight.

How British are your favourite foods?

It's British Food Fortnight - but some of those quintessentially British foods, er, aren't.

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Have you bought your ticket for tonight's draw yet?

What could you buy with tonight's record-breaking £167 million Euromillions jackpot?

There's a massive £167 million up for grabs in tonight's Euromillions draw - the biggest jackpot ever offered to lottery players in the UK.
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Quiz. Photo by Pixabay.

How well do you know EastEnders?

Here’s a soap quiz to get you racking your brain.

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Asmeret Ghebremichael (Lorrell Robinson), Liisi LaFontaine (Deena Jones) and Amber Riley (Effie White) in Dreamgirls

Super Break deal is perfect London getaway

If you’re planning a trip to London and you want to treat yourself to a night at the theatre then look no further than this deal at Super Break.

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Alpine camping adventure was breathtaking

Alpine camping adventure was breathtaking

As a self-confessed lover of the great indoors you could say camping beneath the highest mountain in Germany at the foot of the Alps is somewhat out of my comfort zone.

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VIDEO: Fly DSA Arena takes off as Doncaster Sheffield Airport gets naming rights of Sheffield Arena

UP, up and away...Yorkshire's biggest arena is soaring to new heights today after a six-figure naming rights deal by Doncaster Sheffield Airport to rebrand Sheffield Arena as Fly DSA Arena.
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Two local towns ranked in top three family friendly UK holiday destinations

Two local towns ranked in top three family friendly UK holiday destinations

Matlock and Buxton have both been named in the top three best destinations for family-friendly holidays.

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Spellbinding charm of Alpine Italian city

Venice, Milan and Rome draw in thousands of British tourists every year - but nestled at the foot of the Alps just off the beaten path of mass tourism there’s another spellbinding Italian city that captures the imagination of culture vultures and holidaymakers who flock to sample its Alpine charm.

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