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VIDEO: Matlock comes alive for carnival video

A thunderous start to the weekend led to a glorious end for Matlock Carnival.

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Brassington Wakes Week starts this weekend

A week–long traditional community celebration kick starts this weekend.

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Application for 62 Matlock homes is submitted

A developer wants to build a further 62 new homes on the edge of Matlock.

Winners Jacob Blackwell, George Wigham, James Galloway-Booth (overall winner), Poppy Smith, Thomas Wager, Evie Allen (highly commended) and Sam Wright with artist Lucy Annat and Honorary Show Secretary Anna Wardle.

Pupils have country show’s programme covered

Hartington Primary School pupils have been showing off their artistic talents to design a front cover for this year’s Hartington Wakes Sports & Country Show programme.

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Planner throw out Crich nuclear tip housing proposal

Planning chiefs have refused a planning application for 113 homes next to a former nuclear tip.

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Matlock family celebrate birthday of their own little prince George

A family celebrated the first birthday of their own little prince on the same day as the latest addition to the Royal family.

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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.

Ripley RC at the Hathersage Run

Ripley RC go off-roading

Recent weeks have seen various members of Ripley Running Club taking part in off-road challenges.

Buxton Bulls v Derby City (green)

Bulls ready to return to action

Buxton Bulls will be looking to finally get back in action this Saturday (July 19), after an extended break from the field.

Whaley Bridge CC v Compstall, Whaley's Dale Jones is caught behind

PS Derbyshire & Cheshire League: week 13

Whaley Bridge fell to a six-wicket defeat at home to Compstall last Saturday.

Buxton FC Martin McIntosh

Fitness comes first for boss McIntosh

Buxton boss Martin McIntosh says the glut of pre-season games will serve his squad well in the long run.

Lifestyle rss

Classic Beetles line up on the promenade during last years V Dub Drive.

Still time to register for V Dub Drive 2014

Places are still available for the third annual V Dub Drive event in Buxton.

Summer sounds

There will be an event entitled Summer Sounds at Victoria Park in Ilkeston on Sunday, July 27.

Extra date added for Kasabian at arena

Capital FM Arena Nottingham has announced a second date for Kasabian as part of their autumn UK tour.

Buxton Opera House during the festival

Today at the Buxton Festival & Fringe - Tuesday July 22

Listings for the Buxton Festival and Buxton Festival Fringe for Tuesday July 22.

Deda, based on Chapel Street in Derby

Funding success for dance house

Derby-based regional dance house Déda has secured funding from Arts Council England (ACE) under its National Portfolio Organisation programme

Young stars in The Nutcracker

English Youth Ballet will be performing The Nutcracker at Nottingham’s Theatre Royal on Friday and Saturday (July 25-26).

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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.

Minnie Snodgrass, aged 16 months, got stuck in a mop bucket and had to be rescued by firefighters

VIDEO: Toddler rescued from mop bucket - mum relives ordeal video

Meet gorgeous toddler Minnie Snodgrass - the beautiful blonde tot who got wedged in a mop bucket and had to be freed by firefighters.


Cody's Wild West Show at Glossop Carnival. Photo contributed.

Cowboys steal the show at Glossop Carnival

A two-day extravaganza took place in Glossop at the weekend in aid the town’s annual carnival, bringing cowboys, crowds and classic cars with it.

St Anne's Church flower festival, Ann Mayo, Gwen Manlove and Pam Woodroffe

Flower power at Buxton church

St Anne’s Church, in Buxton, will be filled with blossoms, buds and blooms this week in honour of its annual flower festival.

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