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Football fixtures update

TODAY’S FIXTURES: Wet weather decimates local fixtures list

The non-league football schedule across the north Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire has been decimated by heavy rain.

Football fixtures update

Derbyshire FA launch hunt for groundsman of the year

The 2015/16 FA Groundsman of the Year Awards has now opened and Derbyshire FA, in partnership with The FA, is on the hunt for the next National winner.

Police are looking to speak with this man in connection withh a pitch incursion at the end of the Nottingham Forest v Derby County match on Friday 6 November 2015.

VIDEO: Men wanted after Nottingham Forest v Derby County pitch invasion video

Pictures of nine men, who are wanted in connection with a pitch invasion at a football match, have been released by police.

Goalkeeper Barry Roche scored a dramatic late goal this week

Goalie goals: Six keepers who scored

Morecambe goalie Barry Roche joined an exclusive club on Tuesday when his 94th-minute equaliser salvaged a point for his side against Portsmouth.

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Laurie Wilson was on the scoresheet during Tuesday night's win. Pic by James Williamson.

Matlock Town climb table as busy February begins

Matlock Town climbed into 13th spot on Tuesday night as they kicked off a busy February, which sees them play six more league matches.

Niall McManus was on the scoresheet in the 4-4 draw.

Matlock Town share the points after eight goal thriller with Ashton United

A crazy game brought fantastic entertainment as Ashton United and Matlock Town shared eight goals in horrible conditions at Hurst Cross on Saturday.


Purkiss double rescued point for Matlock Town in eight-goal thriller at Ashton United

Substitute Joel Purkiss scored twice to rescue Matlock Town a point in a thrilling 4-4 draw at Ashton United after the Gladiators had seen a 2-0 half-time lead wiped away by a four-goal burst from the home side in the Evo-Stik Northern Premier League Premier Division this afternoon.

Matlock town v Ashton united. Matlock manager Mark Hume.

Boss Mark Hume unimpressed with Matlock Town’s win over Hyde United

Matlock Town boss Mark Hume was not impressed with his side’s 2-1 weekend win over Hyde United.

Sunderland supporters captured during the 1-1 draw at the Stadium of Light against Bournemouth

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  • 2°C to 8°C Light showers
  • Matlock 5-day weather forecast


    Monday 8 Feb

    Light showers


    High 8°c

    Low 2°c


    From South west

    Speed 17 mph

    Tuesday 9 Feb

    Light showers


    High 6°c

    Low 2°c


    From South west

    Speed 11 mph

    Wednesday 10 Feb

    Sunny spells


    High 7°c

    Low 0°c


    From West

    Speed 13 mph

    Thursday 11 Feb

    Light rain


    High 6°c

    Low 2°c


    From South

    Speed 6 mph

    Friday 12 Feb

    Heavy rain


    High 5°c

    Low 1°c


    From East

    Speed 8 mph