Derby, England Newswire (Page 8)

Derby, England Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Derby, England. (Page 8)

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  1. Two Derbyshire schools issue warnings of separate attempted abductionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2018 | This is Derbyshire

    In one case a man tried to grab a boy and in another a man tried to entice a mum and her children into a car One woman shared on Facebook how a man tried to entice her and her children into a car near Osmaston Park Road yesterday. In another case a woman told how a man tried to grab her Year 7 son as he made his was home from a Derbyshire comprehensive school on Tuesday.

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  2. Where Aldi and Lidl have supermarkets in Derby and where they want new storesRead the original story

    Mar 7, 2018 | Ashbourne News Telegraph

    In recent months there has been an explosion of planning applications submitted from both Aldi and Lidl for sites across both Derby and Derbyshire. And following the news that Lidl intends to submit a planning application for a new store near Spider Island, Osmaston Road, the Derby Telegraph has had a look at how many Aldi and Lidl stores there are in the city, as well as other locations that are being looked at.

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  3. Books of The Times: In 'Behemoth,' Manufacturing Still Looms LargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2018 | The New York Times

    ... mundane commercial opportunities," Freeman writes. He dates the first factory to 1721: a silk mill, built in Derby, England. In the decade after it opened, Daniel Defoe paid it a visit, declaring it "a Curiosity of a very extraordinary Nature." The ...

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  4. Chaddesden woman assaults police officer at Derby city centre barRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2018 | This is Derbyshire

    A Chaddesden woman who assaulted a police officer at a Derby city centre bar has been ordered to pay compensation. Danielle Brown, of Copes Way, was ordered to pay the officer 50 in compensation after pleading guilty to the offence at Southern Derbyshire Magistrates Court.

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  5. Man assaults police officers three times in Normanton streetRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2018 | This is Derbyshire

    David Hill, 28, of Balaclava Road, Normanton, was fined 120 and was ordered to pay 85 costs for breaching a restraining order in Normanton on November 3. Ian Lawrie, 27, of no fixed address, was jailed for eight weeks and was ordered to pay a 115 victim surcharge for using threatening, abusive or insulting words or behaviour in Derby on October 22. Sarah Edmonds, 28, of no fixed address, was handed a two-year conditional discharge, a two-year criminal behaviour order and was ordered to pay 85 costs and a 20 victim surcharge for being drunk and disorderly in Normanton on August 23 and for breaching a previously imposed criminal behaviour order by failing to leave St Peter's Street, Derby, when ordered to on October 3. Ashley Babij, 33, of Buchanan Street, Derby, was handed a six-week community order, with curfew and was ordered to pay 50 compensation, 85 costs and an 85 victim surcharge ... (more)

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  6. Mum-of-two's body found in Derby park hours after she was discharged from mental health unitRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2018 | This is Derbyshire

    The parents of a Derby woman whose body was found in a park hours after she was discharged from a mental health unit are demanding answers as to how it happened. Sarah Moore, 27, apparently took her own life in Allestree Park and her body was found at around 6.40am on Tuesday, February 20. The day before, at around noon, the mother-of-two had been discharged from the Radbourne Unit, which is run by the county's mental health trust, Derbyshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust .

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  7. This Derby man has taken the day off to drive people to hospital in his 4x4Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2018 | This is Derbyshire

    A Derby man has taken the day off to help people who need to get to hospital but are stuck in the snow. Bren Hargreaves could not get to a contracted job about 100 miles away and so decided to stay in Derby and help others.

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  8. Weather live: all the latest updates as Burton and South Derbyshire hit by snowfallRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2018 | Burton Mail

    Residents waking up across Burton and South Derbyshire this morning will be greeted by a blanket of white snow after heavy snowfall throughout the night. With temperatures already as low of -5C , according to the Met Office, forecasts predict a high of just -2C for the rest of today, Thursday, March 1. The yellow warning indicates that severe weather is possible across the next few days and could impact the area and residents.

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  9. Qatar Airways and Rolls-Royce hold training programmes for nationalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2018 | The Peninsula

    Nationals from various departments of Qatar Airways, including Commercial, HR, Finance, Contracts, Technical Engineers and Captains took part in the courses. DOHA: Qatar Airways' Al Darb Qatarisation Programme and Rolls-Royce, one of the airline's major strategic partners, hosted two successful training programmes at the Rolls-Royce Learning and Development facility in Derby, United Kingdom, earlier this month, designed to enable Al Darb Qatarisation participants to benefit from Rolls Royce's leadership and expertise.

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  10. Bus firm's A 5 million investment to help sort Derby's air pollution troublesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2018 | This is Derbyshire

    One of Derby's leading bus companies has announced a major multi-million-pound investment which it claims will help improve the city's air pollution troubles. The firm says every one of its new buses for the i4 and Indigo services will emit less nitrogen dioxide than a new car.

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  11. Theresa May is preparing to make a major U-turn on EU citizens' rights ahead of BrexitRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2018 | Silicon Alley Insider

    British Prime Minister Theresa May delivers a speech to students and staff during her visit to Derby College on February 19, 2018 in Derby, England. Theresa May is reportedly ready to give in to Brussels demands and grant permanent residency to EU migrants who arrive during a Brexit transition period.

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  12. The decision to use the site has been described by residents as 'a bit odd'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2018 | Ashbourne News Telegraph

    The UK's largest touring circus is coming to Derby next month - and will pitch-up at a rather unusual location. Gandey's Circus had to cancel its stop in Derby last year due to poor weather conditions, but it's determined to bring its Greatest Showmen tour to the city this year.

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  13. Moorways swimming complex contract goes to firm that built Derby Arena and Center ParcsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2018 | This is Derbyshire

    A Derbyshire construction firm will build the city's prestigious new 33 million Moorways pool complex - just over three years after completing Derby Arena . Bowmer and Kirkland, based in Heage, has been announced as Derby City Council 's "preferred build contractor" and the pair will now work on drawing up detailed designs, ready for work to start later this year.

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  14. Residents say youngsters are ferrying stolen items around for 'organised thieves'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2018 | Ashbourne News Telegraph

    There are claims children on bicycles are involved in a major organised crime spree in Derby - which saw FOUR house raids carried out by men in "fast cars" in just 20 minutes. Police say they believe the raiders have carried out 29 burglaries in Littleover and Blagreaves since the start of the year but there has been a spike recently and, earlier this month, they ransacked four homes in two nearby streets.

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  15. We name and shame the 'Black Mamba' users from DerbyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2018 | This is Derbyshire

    The following people have recently been convicted at Southern Derbyshire Magistrates' Court of possessing the former legal high dubbed 'Black Mamba': Christopher Walton, 30, of no fixed address, was fined 80 and was ordered to pay 85 costs and a 30 victim surcharge for possessing 'Black Mamba' in Berwick Avenue, Derby, on June 30. Lee Stephenson, 41, of Beckett Street, Derby, was fined 100 and was ordered to pay 85 costs and a 30 victim surcharge for possessing 13 bags of so-called 'Black Mamba' in St Peters Street, Derby, on March 29. Petr Kapura, 26, of Burton Road, Littleover, was fined 200 and was ordered to pay 85 costs and a 30 victim surcharge for possessing so-called 'Black Mamba' in Arboretum Street, Normanton, on June 14. Nyal Hill, 24, of Duffield Road, Derby, was jailed for six weeks and was ordered to pay a 115 victim surcharge for possessing so-called 'Black Mamba' in Derby ... (more)

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  16. More than 20 Derbyshire drink drivers named and shamedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2018 | Ashbourne News Telegraph

    Benjamin Crowder, 25, of Kingsfield Court, Wirksworth, was handed a three-month community order, with curfew, and was ordered to pay 85 costs, an 85 victim surcharge and was disqualified from driving for two years for drink driving, taking a vehicle without the owner's consent, driving without insurance or a valid licence, all in Pear Tree Road, Derby, on September 16. Sven Gascoigne, 41, of Bullbroidge Hill, Ambergate, was handed a 12-month community order, and was fined 200 and was ordered to pay 85 costs, an 85 victim surcharge and was disqualified from driving for two years for drink driving in The Common, Crich, on September 17. Shahid Mohammed, 24, of Crewe Street, Normanton, was handed an eight-week community order, with curfew, and was ordered to pay 775 costs, an 85 victim surcharge and was disqualified from driving for 18 months for drink driving, driving without due care and ... (more)

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  17. Pervert stalked Derby woman for a mile through Chaddesden and Spondon before ambushing herRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2018 | This is Derbyshire

    A Derby woman says she feared a pervert who stalked her for a mile before performing a sex act in front of her was going to rape her. The 22-year-old woman was walking from Nottingham Road in Chaddesden to Spondon when the stocky pervert exposed himself to her in Merchant Avenue at around 5.30am on Sunday.

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  18. A modern grand tour of EnglandRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2018 | IcLoughborough

    With a focus on attracting visitors and growing cultural tourism, the project will feature unique artistic and architectural riches of the region. GALLERIES, museums and a stately home across Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire aS' Nottingham Contemporary, Chatsworth, Derby Museums and The Harley Gallery, Welbeck aS' have joined together to create a contemporary reinterpretation of The Grand Tour.

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  19. Victims of organised criminals behind Littleover burglary spree tell their heartbreaking storiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2018 | Ashbourne News Telegraph

    Victims of a burglary spike in a Derby suburb being carried out by organised criminals across the country have given heartbreaking accounts of the crimes - including one family who were targeted when they were watching television downstairs. Police revealed at an emergency meeting last night that there have been 29 burglaries in Littleover and Blagreaves since the start of the year.

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  20. Can you save money doing your big shop at B&M?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2018 | This is Derbyshire

    Most people in Derby head to Tesco, Asda, Morrisons or Sainsbury's for their weekly big shop but there are alternatives. One intrepid reporter decided to shun the big four supermarkets and put B&M to the test, pitting it against prices found at Tesco .

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