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  1. Could you befriend an elderly person?Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | 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. Staff and volunteers at the Amber Valley CVS pictured from left are community development worker Collette Watson, help at home co-ordinator Diane Topping, befriending projects worker Kerry Smith, receptionist John McCullough, volunteer Wendy Keeton and chief executive Lynn Allison.

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  2. Gretna lived the dream but their demise was a warning to us all -...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Daily Record

    INTERESTING programme on Sky Sports the other night which was essential viewing for those of us who remember vividly the story of Gretna FC. In 2002, they were facing Stocksbridge Park Steels in the Northern Premier League Division One.

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  3. Park Life: Derwent win to close in on leaders MickleoverRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | This is Derbyshire

    DERWENT closed the gap on Under-14 Division One leaders Mickleover 95 to three points with a 5-2 victory at Pride Park Juniors. The battle of Allestree in Under-14 Division Two ended in stalemate as Juniors Colts and Juniors drew 2-2.

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  4. Florrie Street, 107, Dies: Derbyshire ex-pub landlady 'a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | This is Derbyshire

    Florrie, who had three children, nine grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren, spent her final years at Ada Belfield House care home, in Belper. She grew up in Belper in a foster home after her mum was widowed and struggled to care for her children.

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  5. Good Food: Breadsall Village shop keeping community togetherRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | This is Derbyshire

    Caroline and Nigel with shop assistants Gill Winter and Sandra Mee who work at the shop in Breadsall . Caroline and Nigel Meakin, along with their team of staff, act as a tourist information centre, a lifeline to vulnerable people and a first-aid station for injured bikers.

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  6. Reader letter: We should divide Amber ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | 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. It is well known that the general election is next May equally the 2015 local electionsw to both Amber Valley Borough Council and the town councils of Alfreton, Belper, Heanor and last but not least Ripley.

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  7. Former Formula One engineer talks about befriending the elderly in Amber ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | 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. This week volunteer Stuart George has spoken about why he got involved with the scheme and how it is changing lives.

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  8. CHRISTMAS: What Christmas markets are on in and around Ashbourne?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Ashbourne News Telegraph

    CHRISTMAS is just five weeks away - are you prepared? Have you done your Christmas shopping? Are you making a list and checking it twice? If you're looking for somewhere to find those extra special gifts, why not see what festive markets are on in and around Ashbourne in our list, below: ASHBOURNE CHRISTMAS MARKET AND LATE-NIGHT SHOPPING: From Friday, December 5, until Sunday, December 7, from 4pm until 8pm on the Friday, 10am until 4pm on the Saturday and from 11am until 3pm on the Sunday. Market at the Green Man.

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  9. Derbyshire cat Charlie is a local celebrity with 1,500 Facebook fansRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Belper News

    A cat seen regularly around Morrisons supermarket over the past few weeks has become a local celebrity with over 1,000 fans - who are now organising her a special Christmas hamper. Charlie may be the most popular puss in Derbyshire, with almost 1,500 likes on Facebook and a loyal fan base who love taking selfies with her to post online.

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    Wednesday Nov 19 | Your Leek Paper

    A VERY good sale of breeding cattle was at Bakewell on Friday 7th November with a large number of cows and calves as well as in calf cows and heifers. The largest consignment of the day was a major reduction of Pedigree Angus Cows and Calves on behalf of Richard, Mary and Ian Spendlove from Belper.

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    Monday Nov 17 | This is Derbyshire

    REMOVING blue recycling bin collections from some Derby streets is a "horrifying" move from the city council, the leader of the Green Party has said. Natalie Bennett made the comment while on a visit to Belper School today where she also said her party was against the level of building currently proposed for fields around Derby and Amber Valley.

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  12. Harry and Mavis Stevenson married for 65 years die minutes apartRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 16 | Daily Mail

    A devoted couple who were married for 65 years died just minutes apart from each other because they couldn't bear to be separated, their family has said. Harry Stevenson, 88, died in a care home moments after staff told him of the death of his beloved 89-year-old wife, Mavis.

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  13. 'Perfect ending to a lifetime filled with love': Couple...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 16 | Mirror.co.uk

    A couple who had been together for 70 years died within just 10 minutes of each other relatives have revealed. Stephen Cresswell believes his uncle and aunt Harry and Mavis Stevenson, who died within minutes of each other, had the "perfect ending" to their life filled with love.

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  14. GRESLEY: Moatmen drawn away at Belper in Derbyshire Senior CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 13 | Burton Mail

    The game will be played at Christchurch Meadow on, unless either side object, Tuesday, December 9 with a 7.45pm kick off. Belper are currently bottom of the Evo-Stik NPL Premier Division having lost all three of their most recent league games.

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  15. Crime prevention surgeries to be held at various locationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 13 | 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.

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  16. Going Nuclear: Belper firm wins deal to work at fusion plantRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 12 | This is Derbyshire

    A ENVIRONMENTAL and engineering consultancy from Derbyshire has been awarded a contract to work on the largest operating nuclear fusion device in the world. Idom Merebrook, based at East Mill, in Belper, has been selected to carry out a reliability survey of the support systems for the Joint European Torus .

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  17. Young people take a leap of faith into the world of Morris dancingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 12 | 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. Clashing sticks, jingling bells and leapfrogging are some of the things you can expect from new dance group Makeney Morris.

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  18. PARKLIFE: It's a double celebration for trio of team-matesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | This is Derbyshire

    AFTER helping their Saturday team, Mickleover Sports, progress in the Derby City Saturday Challenge Trophy, Louie Derbyshire, Kion Etete and Dan Shaw returned to the pitch to fire Spondon Rovers Under-13s into the next round of the Sunday competition. Etete scored four for Spondon with Shaw and Derbyshire both netting twice in the 13-0 defeat of Stanton Ilkeston.

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  19. Night with auctioneer for toy libraries charityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | 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. A charity who loan toys to children is bigger and better than ever after a relaunch, seeing four new sessions right on your doorstep.

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  20. Hampshire town is runner up in natonal high street awardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 10 | Daily Echo

    With a population of around 6,500, the market town is small compared to many other entrants, but the judges praised the icombination of innovative events and activities, community collaboration and a strong identity. In a letter to Bishop's Waltham Town Team, Penny Mordaunt MP, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State at the Department for Communities and Local Government, said: "As you know, we received over 135 entries for the awards and to be shortlisted as a finalist among such tough competition is a fantastic achievement and we are delighted that your successes have now been recognised nationally as well as locally.

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