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Eyes to the skies!

Meteor shower and supermoon set to light up Derbyshire’s night sky

Stargazers across Derbyshire are being urged to look up to the night sky as an annual meteor shower begins.

Darley Dale: Have you seen this moggy?

A pet owner is appealing for help to find a missing moggy.

The Ebola virus.

Derbyshire doctors on alert over deadly Ebola virus

Doctors across Derbyshire have been told to look out for signs of the deadly Ebola virus among patients.

The Ebola virus.

Derbyshire vulnerable advised on safety issues

People with learning disabilities are being given help to stay safe as part of a county–wide project.

The Winster defibrillator was formally unveiled by Carnival Queen, Natasha Slater, on Wakes Saturday

Winster: Community effort helps install lifesaving equipment

Lives will be saved thanks to the installation of lifesaving equipment in the heart of a village.

NEWS: News.

Peak climber injured

Emergency teams were called to a Peak District location to help an injured climber.

Sport rss

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.

Bakewell cyclist Annie Last.

Last pipped to the medal places in Glasgow

Bakewell’s Annie Last just missed out on a medal placing after a terrific showing in Tuesday’s women’s cross-country final at the Commonwealth Games.

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Debut memorial match sees big attendance turn out and donate

The inaugural Alastair Smith Memorial Shield was staged at the Silverlands last weekend.

First Hope Wakes Rugby Sevens tournament.

Hope Wakes host successful maiden event

This summer saw the first ever Hope Wakes Touch Rugby tournament take place, with teams from Bamford, Bradwell, Hathersage and Hope/Castleton competing.

Annie Last.

Peak duo target Glasgow glory

Two sporting stars from the Peaks are braced for their Commonwealth Games’ bows when the event kicks off tomorrow (Wednesday) with the traditional opening ceremony.

An animated Kilburn White Horse with jockey galloped around Leeds City Hall. Photo: Mark Bickerdike

VIDEO: Go Racing in Yorkshire video

Doncaster Racecourse is saddling up to celebrate an entertainment packed summer festival involving all nine of Yorkshire’s racecourses.

Lifestyle rss

Marvel's: Guardians Of The Galaxy. good guys Peter Quill/Star-Lord (Chris Pratt), Rocket Raccoon (voiced by Bradley Cooper), Drax The Destroyer (Dave Bautista) and Groot (voiced by Vin Diesel).

VIDEO: Guardians Of The Galaxy fan verdicts video

Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy in IMAX 3D is out this world - or so say lucky fans who got to see the film a week before its release in UK cinemas today, writes Graham Walker.

Arctic Monkeys will headline Leeds Festival 2014

VIDEO: Arctic Monkeys ‘homecoming’ gig tickets video

Arctic Monkeys, currently on a world tour with dates in the USA, Canada and Japan, are preparing for their only two UK appearances this year - including a very special ‘homecoming’.

Forum hosts more comedians

Just The Tonic’s Nottingham club - The Forum - holds a Saturday Night Comedy event on August 2.

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Turn to page 25 for latest listings guide

Music fans will be spoilt for choice this weekend when the hugely popular Y-Not Festival returns.

Bipolar Sunshine

Top double bill for heavy metal fans

Legends of heavy metal Oliver-Dawson Saxon and the mighty AC/DC tribute, AC/DC UK, will play a rock double bill at the popular MFN club, at Shipley Gate, on Saturday, August 16.

Ghostly tale comes to Theatre Royal

The Classic Thriller Season continues its month-long stay this week at Nottingham’s Theatre Royal.

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Business News

Art gallery opens in Buxton

A Buxton gallery will be officially opened tonight (Thursday) with an art auction in aid of Blythe House Hospice.

Muliisport activities at Whaley Bridge Memorial Park

Free kids sports sessions in Whaley Bridge

High Peak children can enjoy free sport over the summer holidays, thanks to twice weekly sessions at a Whaley Bridge park.

Community event.

Buxton foodbank fun day

Buxton foodbank High Peak Nightstop is holding a family fun day in Spring Gardens on Saturday August 5, from 11am to 4pm.


Community event.

Book takes a Peak at Buxton’s rail heritage

A Buxton writer’s love affair with the railways is conveyed in a fascinating new book reliving the illustrious history of a High Peak line.

Borough and county councillors discuss plans for Glossop's Victoria Hall with library manager Julie Bedford, centre. Photo contributed.

Trust on board for Glossop halls plans

An ambitious project to return Glossop’s heritage halls back into community use has moved a step closer, following the agreement to work in partnership with a social enterprise.

Furness Vale Post Office, on Buxton Road. Photo contributed.

Furness Vale’s last shop to close

Furness Vale will soon be left without a shop, after the post office and village store closes at the end of the month.

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