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Retired Matlock couple craft hundreds of log snowmen to help hospice

Retired Matlock couple craft hundreds of log snowmen to help hospice

A retired couple from Matlock have spent the best part of a year crafting hundreds of log snowmen to raise money for a north Derbyshire hospice.

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Calver shopkeeper turns Santa to help mum fufil special Christmas wish

Calver shopkeeper turns Santa to help mum fufil special Christmas wish

A Calver shopkeeper has made a young girl’s Christmas wish come true, after giving her one of the trolleys she loves to play with.

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Bradwell village switch on hydroelectric Christmas lights in UK first

Bradwell village switch on hydroelectric Christmas lights in UK first

Residents of a Hope Valley village may be dreaming of a wet Christmas, after launching what may be the UK’s first hydro-powered illuminations.

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League of Friends bring Christmas cheer to Darley Dale hospital

League of Friends bring Christmas cheer to Darley Dale hospital

Matlock Hospitals League of Friends spread seasonal cheer to Whitworth Hospital in Darley Dale, presenting a collection of gifts to be used by patients.

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CONCERN after more than 50 Christmas trees stolen from Derbyshire site

CONCERN after more than 50 Christmas trees stolen from Derbyshire site

Derbyshire business owners are being warned to boost security after more than 50 Christmas trees were stolen from a site near Grindleford.

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Walkers launch Christmas crisp flavours and one may not be to everyone's tastes

On Monday (15 Oct), the crisp giant Walkers also launched five other festive flavours – Turkey & Stuffing, Pigs in Blankets, Glazed

The most unusual food and drink advent calendars released this year

It may only be October but festive goodies are already starting to line store shelves, with a string of food and drink related advent calendars