Derbyshire end season on a high after beating Sussex

After enforcing the follow-on with a lead of 165, Derbyshire bowled Sussex out for 187 to win by nine wickets with more than a day to spare. Sussex finished last of the 18 counties for the first time in 21 years. After being dismissed for 300 in the first innings,...
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Bin collection staff in parts of Derbyshire may go on strike over pay dispute

The strike notices and industrial action – which includes potential slow-downs – represent the climax of what has been several months’ worth of turbulence related to bin collections in the Derbyshire Dales and Amber Valley areas. Bin collections across the country, including several parts of Derbyshire, have been disrupted for...
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Sussex rock-bottom as Derbyshire seal first win of season

Derbyshire 465 and 23 for 1 beat Sussex 300 and 187 by nine wickets. Derbyshire condemned Sussex to the wooden spoon in the LV= Insurance County Championship by claiming their first win of the season at Hove. After enforcing the follow-on with a lead of 165, Derbyshire bowled Sussex out...

Derbyshire's eight best places to get a pizza

While pizza can be great, it’s important you make sure you know you’re getting a good one – no one wants a soggy mess in a box!. We’ve put together a list of Derbyshire’s very best places to get a pizza. While there’s some traditional Italian places on here, there’s a few others you probably wouldn’t expect. Trust us, though – every place on this list can do a delightful pizza.

Where can I get a steak in Derbyshire? Derbyshire's eight best steakhouses

Derbyshire is rife with places to order a steak - whether you like it rare or cremated, it’s a carnivore’s dream. However, we want to make sure you’re getting the best of the best. For your convenience, we’ve compiled a list of the highest-quality steakhouses across Derbyshire, according to Google Reviews.

Ben Brown century leaves Derbyshire frustrated at Sussex

Sussex, chasing 316 merely to avoid the follow-on, got off to the worst possible start against an impressive Derbyshire attack when the normally adhesive Ali Orr was out first ball. Playing at a wide delivery he should have left alone, with only two overs to be bowled before lunch, he wafted at it and was caught behind by Brooke Guest.

Hadfield welcomes Crime Commissioner

Derbyshire’s new Police and Crime Commissioner Angelique Foster has been on a walkabout in Hadfield to see local crime and anti-social behaviour issues first-hand. The Commissioner was brought to the High Peak by local MP Robert Largan following his Hadfield Policing Forum - a virtual meeting with residents and Derbyshire Police, held on the evening of September 9.

Man ‘getting help he needs’ after Derbyshire police intervention

The intervention was made by officers with Alfreton Police Safer Neighbourhood Team in Crich on Tuesday. A team spokesperson said: “The male had been going through a tough period and felt he had no option but to end his life. “Thankfully PCSOs Thompson and Butler promptly located him. “Their quick...

Man arrested after four bodies found in house in Derbyshire

A man has been arrested after four people were found dead at a house in Derbyshire in what has been described as a “terrible and hugely tragic” incident.Police were called to Killamarsh, near Sheffield, at around 7.25am on Sunday.Derbyshire Police say a man is in police custody and they are not looking for anyone else in connection with the deaths.Close family of the victims have been informed and are being supported by specially trained officers.North East Derbyshire MP Lee Rowley tweeted: “Terrible and hugely tragic news from Killamarsh this evening. Our condolences to the family and our thoughts are with...

Two out of three Derbyshire covid hospital patients unvaccinated, official claIms

In recent weeks there have been around 70 Covid positive patients in our hospitals, including at the Royal Derby, Chesterfield Royal and Queen’s in Burton. To date, our hospitals have not disclosed the vaccination status of the Covid-19 inpatients, despite other health systems choosing to do so on a regular basis – showing the worth of the vaccines.
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Hundreds attend vigil for children and woman found dead at Derbyshire home

Video footage shows around 300 people, including many children, gathering in Killamarsh at a vigil to remember the four people who died in a house in the Derbyshire village. Terri Harris was found dead with her children, John Paul and Lacey – and Lacey’s friend, Connie Gent, on Sunday morning at around 7.25am.