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  1. Velodrome expected to make A 2m lossRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Newsday

    Derby's new A 28m velodrome is expected to make a loss of about A 2m over the next three years, according to the city council's financial projections. Some thought the venue would pay for itself, but the Labour-led authority now says it was always the case it would initially require subsidies.

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  2. Fire chief 'raped woman in pub'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | BBC News

    A chief fire officer raped a woman in a pub while his wife sat in another room, a court heard. Martin Hurst, prosecuting, told the court Mr Frayne, of Huddersfield, pulled down the woman's trousers and raped her before returning to his wife in the pub.

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  3. Derbyshire grandmother's killer 'plagued by mental illness'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | Derby Shire Times

    Killer Andrea Cutler has been plagued by mental illness since she was 18 years old back in 1993 when her parents began to notice mood changes, Nottingham Crown Court was told. The following year, she was admitted to a psychiatric hospital -- and so began a lifestyle-concoction of treatment, prescribed drugs, illegal drug-taking, bizarre behaviour and criminal offences that eventually led to the killing of Belper grandmother Sandra Bainbridge.

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  4. Judge's dilemma in Derbyshire grandmother killing caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | Derby Shire Times

    The Andrea Cutler case presented Nottingham Crown Court judge Gregory Dickinson with a dilemma over how to sentence her for the brutal killing of Belper grandmother Sandra Bainbridge in December 2013. It was a question of balancing the need to protect the public from a dangerous woman with the need to ensure she received treatment for her mental illness.

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  5. 'Horror film' fear of facing killerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | BBC News

    A man has described how he escaped from a knife-wielding woman who had already stabbed his partner to death. Sandra Bainbridge had returned from an "idyllic" holiday in Turkey when she was brutally killed by Andrea Cutler in December last year, Cutler had been squatting at the house in Belper, Derbyshire, and was still there when Derek Joyner came to check on Ms Bainbridge the next day.

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  6. OBSERVER: I'm worried about empty shops in BostonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | Boston Standard

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. It was unfortunate that I had already submitted my copy for last week's paper before I managed to get round to reading our Leader's New Year message.

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  7. Belper grandmother killed in "savage and frenzied " knife attack, court heardRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | Ripley and Heanor News

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. A 70-year-old grandmother was killed in a "savage and frenzied" knife-attack at her own Belper home on the day she returned from holiday, a court heard.

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    Friday Jan 23 | Nottingham Evening Post

    A judge will today decide whether a woman should be jailed or sent to a mental hospital for the brutal knife killing of a Nottinghamshire-born pensioner. Sandra Bainbridge was stabbed to death by Andrea Cutler, formerly of Adler Court, Derby, who was an intruder in her own home.

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  9. Woman killed by squatter in her homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | BBC News

    A squatter who stabbed a grandmother to death when she returned home from holiday has been detained under the Mental Health Act. Andrea Cutler carried on living at Sandra Bainbridge's cottage in Belper, Derbyshire, after she had killed the 70-year-old in December 2013.

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  10. Andrea Cutler: 'She is too dangerous to ever be released' say...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | This is Derbyshire

    This is what Sandra Bainbridge's daughters believe about the killer who stabbed their mother 73 times and then chased their mum's partner, Derek Joyner, with a knife the following day. Lele Bobeszko, Sandra's middle daughter - speaking on behalf of the family before yesterday's sentencing, said: "I want the public to know it's purely by chance that she didn't kill more than one person.

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  11. Retired civil servant returned from holiday to be stabbed 70 times...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Daily Mail

    Retired civil servant returned from holiday to be stabbed 70 times and killed by drug addict who'd taken over her home A retired civil servant was stabbed to death by a complete stranger she found squatting in her home when she returned from holiday in a 'tragic and senseless killing', a court heard today. Drug addict Andrea Cutler had broken into the smart end terrace belonging to Sandra Bainbridge, 70, at random while the pensioner, who lived alone, was enjoying a winter trip to Turkey - then 'set about treating it as her own', changing the phone number and using a credit card she discovered to buy food and clothes.

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  12. Athletics: Dominic Chambers right on track after medal doubleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | This is Derbyshire

    DOMINIC Chambers is looking forward to another strong season on the athletics track after coming back from the Northern Indoor Championships in Sheffield with gold and silver medals. Derby AC runner Chambers won the Under-20 1500m and, the next day, came second in a terrific battle to rival Max Wharton, from Halifax, in his stronger event, the 800m.

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  13. Legal move on rural homes changesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | BBC News

    But chop off a six and the figure 106 is also one to remember, especially if you believe that every man's - and woman's - home is their castle. In local government land, the Section 106 issue is about to prompt a clash of swords between government ministers and some council leaders.

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  14. Inquest opens after man is found hanged from a beam in Belper houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Belper News

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. William Lowe was found hanged from a beam in the living room of his house in Knott House, Alderwasley, on Tuesday.

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  15. Town set to share retail reformationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Ripley and Heanor News

    Council leaders hope to learn from the retail success of a nearby town to transform the economic fortunes of Ripley and Heanor, it has emerged. Late last year, Belper was acknowledged as both Best Market Town and Best High Street in the UK as part of the prestigious Great British High Street competition.

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  16. Town is hotspot for trade says retail ministerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Belper News

    High street Minister Penny Mordaunt heaped praise on Belper's transition to the hotspot for trade saying it had 'set a precedent'. The visiting politician said the town had shown a real sense of community spirit and gone "above and beyond" to become a tourist haven, following its win in the Best British High Street 2014 competition.

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  17. Pubs crowned joint Bar of the Year 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Belper News

    Landlord Chris Wilbraham and his wife and landlady Alex with the Best Bar Winners' certificate and plaque for their Holly Bush Inn pub in Milford. Last orders has been called, the race to enter nominations for the best local bar are over - and the winners of Belper News's Bar for the Year 2014 can be revealed.

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  18. New networking movementRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Belper News

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. An East Midlands virtual networking movement that has built up thousands of followers on Twitter is moving into the real world.

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  19. Snow Update: Derbyshire school closuresRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Belper News

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. This website and its associated newspaper adheres to the Independent Press Standards Organisation's Editors' Code of Practice.

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    Monday Jan 19 | This is Derbyshire

    THE parents of a teenager whose jaw was broken in three places during a street assault in Derby have branded the sentence handed to his attacker "a disgrace". Amber and Lee Marsden believe Daniel Doyle only escaped being sent to prison because he was described as "an outstanding soldier" in Derby Crown Court .

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