Matlock Mercury

Boozed-up man launched a vicious attack on his partner in the street

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Ofsted tell Wirksworth school to speed up progress on improvement plan

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Collins Gwinyai Munadzo, 24, of Honford Road, Manchester, has been jailed for eight weeks after he committed fraud at Cashbrokers, on Middle Pavement, Chesterfield.

Fraudster is put behind bars for trying to cash a fake cheque

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Outdoor educator to host Hope Valley litter pick for environment award

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Son assaulted his mum as she tried to stop him from damaging someone’s home

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Matlock Bath Illuminations profits miss council target by £37,000

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RISE AND SHINE: Your morning news and weather

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Drink-driver who clipped a corner and buckled a wheel is banned from the road

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Boozy thug made HIV biting threats to police

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Derby County vs Nottingham Forest - Derby County manager Gary Rowett - Pic By James Williamson

OPINION: Most fans trust Gary Rowett so much he could sign the Chuckle Brothers in January transfer window

Football
Chesterfield CC 1st XI v Cutthorpe CC 1st XI in the Derbyshire County Cricket League ECB Premier Division. Cutthorpe bowler Muhammad Attari in action.

How have the Laws of Cricket changed with the new 2017 code?

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All-time great Taylor to be umpires’ guest speaker

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Henrikh Mkhitaryan, who could be part of a deal that takes Alexis Sanchez to Manchester United, according to today's rumour mill.

RUMOUR MILL: Mkhitarayan could be part of deal as Man Utd take over from Man City in bid for Sanchez

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Membership offer aims to score with football fans

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Three loan signings unable to lift the Gladiators to away league victory

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OPINION: Gary Rowett’s new contract a timely boost for Derby County... and supporters!

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Derby County duo win Championship awards for December

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Peak District Forest School leader Ruth Dixon is nearing the end of a busy year working towards an award from conservation charity the  John Muir Trust

Outdoor educator to host Hope Valley litter pick for environment award

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Caught In The Net, presented by Rumpus Theatre Company at the Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield. Pictured are: front row -  Susan Earnshaw, John Goodrum, Susie Hawthorne and Chris Sheridan; back row -  Charlotte Chinn, John Lyons and George Telfer.

A Touch of Frost actor John Lyons in Chesterfield this week

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Derbyshire Dales District Council hope to steer the Matlock Bath Illuminations on a better financial path in 2018.

Matlock Bath Illuminations profits miss council target by £37,000

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Your weekly horoscopes with Russell Grant

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Record Review with Kevin Bryan

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