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BRITAIN GOING TO THE POLLS AS PM THERESA MAY CALLS A GENERAL ELECTION
Despite stating the opposite after becoming Prime Minister, Theresa May has today announced that Britain will go to the polls on June 8th 2017.
There will be just seven weeks of campaigning before voters hit the polling stations. It is only two years since the last general election which saw David Cameron lead the Tories to victory in May 2015. Another election hadn’t been expected until 2020...
LAST HOME GAME OF THE SEASON ENDS IN DEFEAT FOR THE SPIREITES. REPORT
Goals from Jake Forster Cowley and Ricky Holmes gave Charlton Athletic a 2-1 victory over already-relegated Chesterfield in the Proact Stadium's final game of the season.
Defeat at Scunthorpe United on Monday had confirmed the Spireites' relegation and a sparse crowd greeted them for their final home game of a miserable campaign.
Dan Gardner forced the first save of the...
|CHESTERFIELD NURSE'S CHARITY EVENT AFTER LOSING SON TO SUICIDE
A Chesterfield Mental Health nurse, who supports people in mental health crisis, is helping to organise a fundraising weekend in aid of suicide prevention charity Papyrus after losing her son to suicide.
Jade Holland, who works for Derbyshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust in the Crisis Resolution and Home Treatment team, will join family and friends in taking part in a 'Tough Mudder' military-style endurance event on 13th May, before co-hosting a family fun day in the village of Holmewood, North East Derbyshire. Just under three years ago, Jade's son Keaton died by suicide...
|75 YEARS OF MARRIAGE FOR JACK AND MURIEL GEORGE
Tuesday 11th April 2017 Love at first sight led to 75 years of happy marriage for Holmewood Care Home residents Jack and Muriel George.
The couple first met when Jack was visiting Muriel's brother in 1936 and since then they have been inseparable.
Muriel, who was crowned Holmewood Carnival Queen in 1937, said: "The happiest day of my life was when Jack asked my mum for my hand in marriage."
The couple married at North Wingfield Church in April 1942... READ MORE...
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Friday 21st April 2017 SUBSTITUTED SERVICE OF BANKRUPTCY PETITION In the CHESTERFIELD County Court 0001 of 2017.
MR JAMES DANIEL GILBERTSON last known address 114 Highfield Lane, Chesterfield, Derbyshire S41 8BA.
TAKE NOTICE that a Creditor's Bankruptcy Petition has been presented against you 2 February 2017 in Chesterfield County Court by The Wilkes Partnership LLP 41 Church Street, Birmingham B3 2RT on behalf of Jewson Limited the Petitioning Creditor.... READ MORE...
This Weeks Chesterfield Cinema Listings (21st - 27th April)
Friday 21st April 2017
Find all this week's Chesterfield Cineworld Cinema listings here.
Whether you fancy the latest releases, or 'catching that film you really want to see on the big screen but haven't managed to get to yet', some Special Events and Advance Screenings, or the kids fancy a traditional 'Saturday Morning film' for just a quid (including fun and games) - you'll find it all here.
Meadow View Care Centre Shortlisted For Prestigious Award
Tuesday 4th April 2017 A £10m specialist community care centre developed and run by Derbyshire County Council has been shortlisted for a prestigious national design award.
Meadow View Community Care Centre in Darley Dale has been shortlisted in this year's Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) East Midlands awards.
The annual awards celebrate the best in British architecture and focus on designs that aim to improve or enhance people’s lives. The county-council run care home has been shortlisted along with eight other buildings in the... READ MORE...
The Grand National - William Hill Gives Some Betting Tips
Tuesday 4th April 2017 The Grand National is a popular betting event globally. The big race will give many people that don't bet a flutter!
Up to 40 horses are expected to participate in the race this year - but, before you place your bet, you definitely want to know about Grand National best odds.
Grand National Betting Runners: The race can be considered a slow burner where the lead changes several times. Last year, it was after the 26th fence that The Last Samuri successfully passed Many Clouds and things began to heat up, and even though Rule the World made a blunder on the 27th, he... READ MORE...
Staveley MWFC's Club House Is Open For Parties & Functions
Monday 31st October 2016 The beautifully appointed Club House at Staveley MWFC's Inkersall Road Football Ground is now available to book as the perfect venue for your Party or Function.
Extensively refurbished and modernised, it's the ideal place to stage your event - from a children's birthday party through to a Wedding Reception.
Catering for buffets (hot or cold) through to 3 course dinners and fully licensed, the Club House allows space for a dance floor and DJ/Band stage to add to your events options... READ MORE...