South Derbyshire, England Newswire (Page 8)

South Derbyshire, England Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Police crackdown on nuisance parking outside Elvaston CastleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2018 | This is Derbyshire

    Large numbers of visitors to the popular tourist attraction often leave their vehicles on the B5010 to avoid paying to park, which costs 1.60 for two hours, 3 for four hours and 4.80 all day for car-users. Police officers say that they have taken to handing out vast amounts of parking warnings, advising people that their vehicle is causing a nuisance.

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  2. Emergency services have been busy tackling crash, spillage and fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2018 | Burton Mail

    A series of incidents involving lorries caused traffic mayhem for commuters across Burton and South Derbyshire today, Tuesday, June 19. Emergency services attended three separate incidents involving lorries. They were a collision in Stapenhill, an oil spillage on the A38 at Burton and a fire on the A42 near Measham.

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  3. Three separate lorry incidents cause traffic mayhemRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2018 | Ashbourne News Telegraph

    A series of incidents involving lorries caused traffic mayhem for commuters across Burton and South Derbyshire today, Tuesday, June 19. Emergency services attended three separate incidents involving lorries. They were a collision in Stapenhill, an oil spillage on the A38 at Burton and a fire on the A42 near Measham.

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  4. A new 'glamping village' has been set up to add a comfortable swing to the weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2018 | Burton Mail

    Former TV Ready Steady Cook favourite Antony Worrall Thompson is to take to the stage at this year's Derbyshire Sausage and Cider Music Festival and Country Show. Held at Catton Hall , near the South Derbyshire village of Walton starting on Friday, June 29 and running through to Sunday, July 1, and the TV chef from the hit cooking show will make a guest appearance.

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  5. This is how and where you can watch all the key matches during the tournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2018 | Burton Mail

    The footballing world is gearing up for the pinnacle of the sport's competition - the 2018 World Cup when millions of fans around the world will be sharing very high and the lows with their team. A total of 32 sides will line up hoping to land the coveted Jules Rimet trophy and the accolade of being the best in the world.

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  6. South Derbyshire man who turns 100 this week is finally ready to give up his driving licenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2018 | Burton Mail

    A Willington man who will celebrate his 100th birthday next week says he is finally ready to give up his driving licence after more than 80 years behind the wheel. Frank Proffitt passed his driving test in 1937, just two years after it had been made compulsory.

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  7. Willington Raft Race expecting to see hundreds lining the River Trent for annual eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2018 | Burton Mail

    Hundreds of people are expected to line the banks of the River Trent to gather for the annual Willington Raft Race. The time-honoured tradition on Saturday will see dozens of teams from across South Derbyshire and further afield keep the event afloat for another year with a raft of support.

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  8. Edwina Currie's choir ensemble is ordered to pay A 8,000 to director they forced outRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2018 | Daily Mail

    Edwina Currie's choir ensemble is ordered to pay A 8,000 to director they forced out by changing the locks on him In recent years the Tideswell Male Voice Choir has even played sell-out concerts with Aled Jones and the chart-topping Military Wives Choir, raising thousands of pounds for charity. But under the presidency of former Tory minister and local celebrity Edwina Currie, the once merry ensemble has been plunged into discord.

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  9. South Derbyshire man who turns 100 next week is finally ready to give up his driving licenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2018 | This is Derbyshire

    A Willington man who will celebrate his 100th birthday next week says he is finally ready to give up his driving licence after more than 80 years behind the wheel. Frank Proffitt passed his driving test in 1937, just two years after it had been made compulsory.

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  10. Joy as beloved Swadlincote swans show off new baby cygnetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2018 | This is Derbyshire

    Swadlincote's most loved swans have been parading their new-born cygnets around Midway Ponds - much to the joy of onlookers and passers-by. The group of swans were spotted showing off their adorable infants last weekend while South Derbyshire families were out enjoying the sunshine.

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  11. The family have brought sunshine into the lives of South Derbyshire residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2018 | Burton Mail

    Swadlincote's most loved swans have been parading their new-born cygnets around Midway Ponds - much to the joy of onlookers and passers-by. The group of swans were spotted showing off their adorable infants last weekend while South Derbyshire families were out enjoying the sunshine.

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  12. Derby City Council to splash out A 4m buying new homes in MickleoverRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2018 | This is Derbyshire

    Derby City Council is to spend millions buying new homes on an estate on the edge of Derby to help reduce the housing waiting list . It plans to purchase 20 homes at the Hackwood Farm development in Mickleover at a cost of nearly 4 million.

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  13. More than 220 homes in South Derbyshire given crucial planning approvalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2018 | This is Derbyshire

    Controversial plans to build up to 50 homes on fields in Etwall have been approved despite concerns over the amount of noise on the site from the nearby A50. A proposal was presented at a planning committee meeting of South Derbyshire District Council to build in the Derbyshire village.

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  14. Police warning after man asks girl, 10, to get in his car as she walks home from schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2018 | Burton Mail

    Police are asking parents to be vigilant after man asked a 10-year-old schoolgirl to get in his car in Stanton. The incident is reported to have happened at around 3.20pm, on Wednesday, June 6, when the girl was walking home from school along Piddocks Road, Stanton.

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  15. 'Don't cut off the air and sunshine from my cows', begs farmerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2018 | This is Derbyshire

    Plans to build a 49-metre high building have been slammed by a Hilton farmer who claims it would stop the sun and wind getting through to his cattle shed. Proposed plans in Hilton would see the erection of six industrial facilities for employment on land just off The Mease, in Hilton.

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  16. Police step up patrols after man allegedly tries to entice schoolgirl into his carRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2018 | This is Derbyshire

    Officers say the man drove up to the 10-year-old yesterday in a "smallish silver car" and asked her to get in. They say the girl ran off and told her mum what happened following the incident at 3.20pm in Stanton in Burton.

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  17. Parkrun events are held every weekend at both Conkers and Rosliston Forestry CentreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2018 | Burton Mail

    Groups of runners dressed as doctors and nurses are set to take on a five kilometre run in the South Derbyshire and North West Leicestershire countryside this weekend to celebrate the 70th birthday of the NHS. On Saturday, June 9 hundreds of 'parkrun' events will be held up and down the UK to mark the medical milestone.

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  18. Where to get the cheapest petrol in Burton and South Derbyshire as prices continue to riseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2018 | Burton Mail

    The price of petrol rocketed at the fastest rate for 18 years last month in a "hellish" May for motorists, a new report has revealed. Motoring organisation the RAC said the cost of petrol went up by 6p a litre in May, the biggest monthly rise since it started tracking prices in 2000.

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  19. Hunt for vandals who left obscene graffiti at a South Derbyshire schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2018 | Burton Mail

    Teachers and parents at Woodville Church of England Junior School were left shocked when the shocking images were left on the playground and buildings of the school over half term. Children were off school at the time, which gave grounds staff the chance to tidy up the mess and it did not affect the day-to-day running of the school, but a small number of children were still coming into school for a holiday club.

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  20. All the winners of the Marston's Beer Town Film Festival awardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2018 | Burton Mail

    A filmmaker at Burton and South Derbyshire College claimed the top prize at Marston's first ever national film festival following thousands of votes submitted by Burton Mail readers. Readers voted in an online poll on the Burton Mail website in the Marston's Beer Town Film Festival and named Jack Hale as their winner for his film Time and Time Again about an intrepid scientist who builds a time machine to return to the past and save his wife.

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