Derbyshire County Council says it's fixed 40,500 potholes in first six months of 2018

Road workers have fixed more than 40,500 potholes in the first six months of the year, according to Derbyshire County Council.

The inquest was heard at Chesterfield coroners' court.

Man died in caravan outside Derbyshire pub

A man died in his caravan outside a Derbyshire pub after drinking a 'very large' amount of alcohol.

The inquest was heard at Chesterfield coroners' court.

School administrative officer from Derbyshire took her own life

A school administrative officer from Derbyshire took her own life after suffering from mental health problems.
Derbyshire County Council is sending out its gritters.

Gritters take to Derbyshire's roads

Gritters are out in Derbyshire to help deal with sticky roads as the county bakes in scorching summer sun.
Derbyshire County Council insists road safety remains a 'top priority'.

Council provides driver training for older Derbyshire motorists

Older motorists in Derbyshire are being invited to take advantage of free training sessions.
Shoplifting financially burdens retailers.

Shoplifting on the increase in Derbyshire

Shoplifting has increased in Derbyshire, new figures show.
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The Derbyshire village with a history of UFO sightings

The Peak District village of Bonsall has long been described as a UFO hotspot.

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Crews called to mysterious site in Derbyshire

Firefighters have been called to a mysterious and ancient site in Derbyshire.
An official graph showing the tremor. Picture: British Geological Survey.

Tremors from earthquake felt across northern England

Tremors from a 3.9-magnitude earthquake in Lincolnshire were felt across parts of northern England last night.
Fire investigator Dave Coss with fire investigation dog Dexter.

Derbyshire fire investigator 'blown away' after being recognised in Queen's Birthday Honours List

A Derbyshire fire investigator says he is 'blown away' after being recognised in today's Queen's Birthday Honours List.
Police say they are 'pleased' they have been able to bring the charges.

Man charged with killing 100-year-old woman in Derbyshire

A man has appeared in court charged with manslaughter and robbery after the death of a 100-year-old woman in Derbyshire.
Important information.

These simple tips could help save your life

Firefighters are reminding people of simple but important advice which could help save lives.
The police helicopter.

Police helicopter scrambled after boy went missing on Derbyshire mountain

A nine-year-old boy was thankfully found safe and well after going missing on Kinder Scout.

The army bomb squad was called to Derbyshire yesterday.

Bomb squad safely exploded a 'device' in Derbyshire

The army has revealed it carried out a controlled explosion on a 'device' in Derbyshire.
Lancaster bomber. Stock picture.

VIDEO & PICTURES: Lancaster bomber soars over Derbyshire with last Dambuster on board

A Lancaster bomber flew over Derbyshire this morning to mark the 75th anniversary of the famous Dambusters raids.
A police officer would never ask you to withdraw money or transfer money to another account.

Do not fall victim to this con

A warning has been sounded after a recent increase in fraud cases where the offender claims to be a police officer

The Quran.

Derbyshire fire service gives safety advice to Muslims marking Ramadan

Derbyshire Fire and Rescue Service (DFRS) has issued safety advice for those who are celebrating Ramadan.

Louise Percival. Picture submitted by her family.

Tributes paid to 'intelligent and outgoing' Derbyshire woman who took her own life

Louise Percival loved Derbyshire and had a sense of adventure.
Police are investigating the crime.

Burglars try to steal cash machine from shop

Police are investigating after a shop in Bradwell was broken into and the offenders tried to steal the ATM.

The Sunday Times Rich List reveals who the wealthiest people are.

REVEALED: The area's richest people

Sports Direct founder Mike Ashley is the richest person in the East Midlands, according to The Sunday Times Rich List 2018.

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