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It’s GCSE day for Derbyshire students! – SCHOOL UPDATES

Students across Derbyshire are finding out their GCSE results.


Derbyshire weather update - patchy rain

There will be patchy intervals of rain throughout the day today (Thursday, August 21), as we approach the end of the summer.


Crew puts out Wirksworth chimney fire

Firefighters attended a chimney fire in Wirksworth yesterday night (Wednesday, August 20).

Chesterfield Fire station and Derbyshire Fire Service Engine

Late night fire at Matlock business

A fire crew attended Crown Square, in Matlock, in the middle of the night following reports of a blaze.

Latest news.

Lead stolen from church roof in Bolsover

Police are investigating and appealing for information after lead was stolen from a church in Bolsover.

NEWS: News.

Stone company applies to expand Peak District quarry

A stone company has applied for permission to expand a Peak District quarry after exhausting the current site.

Sport rss

Graeme Welch, Elite Performance Director

Falcons’ cup showdown to be televised

Derbyshire Falcons’ Royal London One-Day Cup showdown against Gloucestershire is to be played out in front of the SKY Sports cameras.

CRICKET Shipley Hall V Wirksworth. Jack Allen bowling for Wirksworth.

Slideshow: Shipley Hall v W & M video

Here is an action slideshow from Saturday’s Derbyshire County Cricket League Division Three game between Shipley Hall and Wirksworth and Middleton.

See stand-up star Stade at Glee Club

The Canadian comedy star Tom Stade has announced a number of UK stand-up dates, including one which will take place at Glee Club Nottingham on Thursday, October 9.

Y Not Festival 2014 - De La Soul

Mud, music and mayhem at Y Not video

Music, dancing and mud – that sums up the Y Not Festival experience.

Dove Holes v Birch Vale, Shaun Cartledge

PS Derbyshire & Cheshire: Week 16

Dove Holes slipped to the bottom of Division One after a ten-wicket loss at home to fellow strugglers Birch Vale.

Buxworth CC v New Mills, a quick single for New Mills

PS Derbyshire & Cheshire: Week 15

Dinting’s Danny Brightmore shrugged off the scorching temperatures to take six wickets in his side’s heavy win at Whaley Bridge.

Lifestyle rss

Preston Reed

Guitar star Reed to play at Silk Mill Museum

A concert by talented guitarist Preston Reed will take place at The Silk Mill Museum, Silk Mill Lane, Derby on Saturday, September 13, from 8pm.

Nine Below Zero

Cool sounds at the Glee Club

To mark the re-release of their critically acclaimed albums from the 1980s, Nine Below Zero are reforming their classic ‘The Young Ones’ line-up for a special one-off UK tour this autumn.

Metal veterans are out on tour

New Wave of British Heavy Metal legends Saxon recently announced Warriors of The Road, a 38-date European tour, celebrating their 35th anniversary.

Nine Below Zero


The New Kings Players are back for an outdoor, family friendly week of drama and daftness with Shakespeare’s Much Ado About Nothing.

Voice star Matt to sing at The Pav

If you enjoyed the performances of finalist Matt Henry on the BBC show The Voice in 2013, then you are going to love an event coming up at The Grand Pavilion in Matlock Bath on Saturday, September 6.

You’ll love this joyful and edgy musical

Local musical theatre group Present Company will be presenting Aspects Of Love, by Andrew Lloyd Webber, at Buxton Opera House, from August 28-30.

Community rss

Go Ape staff at Buxton take part in the banana relay for Teenage Cancer Trust. Photo contributed.

Buxton park staff monkey around for charity

Staff at Go Ape Buxton are going bananas to support the Teenage Cancer Trust.

Buxton show. sheep show.

Agricultural antics at first Buxton Show

From sheep racing to dogs herding ducks, there was plenty of farmyard frolics at the first annual Buxton Show last weekend.

The annual Hope Show took place on Monday (26 August) and attracted a large crowd. Our picture shows action from the junior show jumping.

Hoping for a great show at Hope

Hope Show takes place on bank holiday Monday and promises to be a great day out for all the family, combining sheepdog trials, sheep shearing and horse and gundog contests.

Friends of Glossop Station gardening at 6am on Sunday. Photo contributed.

Glossop garden on track for award

Two community projects at Glossopdale train stations are on track for national recognition.

Community news

Search for High Peak sporting heroes

Nominations are now open for the High Peak community sports awards, which recognise sports stars, top teams and fantastic coaches.

1940s Weekend at Crich Tramway Museum: Injured RAF pilot George Faulkner shares a joke with his Red Cross nurses (actually wife Carol and daughter Tracy Clarke)

SLIDESHOW: 1940s weekend at Crich Tramway Museum video

Celebrations of the D Day Landings attracted the crowds to the Crich Tramway Museum at the weekend.

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