Wed 19 Feb 2020
A POLICE sergeant has been dismissed without notice after he dishonestly removed electrical items from a police store room — and ignored a suspension ban.
By Gareth Dennison on Mon 05 Aug 2019
A SMALL blaze at a nursing home was caused by a faulty light fitting, the fire service said.
By Chloe West on Mon 29 Jul 2019
POLICE hunting for a Thrybergh man wanted in connection with offences committed this month are appealing for information.
By David Parker on Mon 01 Jul 2019
GLASS bottles sparked a fire in Thrybergh on Saturday as the borough baked in temperatures of up to 30 deg C.
By David Parker on Wed 12 Jun 2019
MEN posing as bogus officials targeted three elderly women within hours of each other — stealing £6,000 from one pensioner.
By Adele Forrest on Fri 29 Mar 2019
GOVERNMENT inspectors have placed a school into special measures after it rated teaching as “inadequate” and said the curriculum did not “meet the needs of pupils”.
By David Parker on Fri 08 Mar 2019
A DOG walker who regularly visits a country park has criticised a council for turning its car park into a “quagmire”.
By David Parker on Mon 04 Feb 2019
DETECTIVES investigating a street robbery are appealing for any witnesses or anyone with dashcam footage to come forward.
By Gareth Dennison on Wed 30 Jan 2019
A DISABLED man was robbed at knifepoint after trying to intervene in what he believed was a racial abuse incident.
By David Parker on Wed 16 Jan 2019
FIREFIGHTERS doused a large bonfire in Thrybergh last night (Tuesday) which had become out of control.
By Gareth Dennison on Mon 03 Dec 2018
HOUSE-building is finally expected to start on the site of a notorious estate — 11 years after the old properties were demolished, the council has said.
By Michael Upton on Mon 03 Dec 2018
A SCHOOL turned back the clock to the sepia-tinged 1920s to mark a milestone birthday.
By Adele Forrest on Wed 28 Nov 2018
A FIRE in a portable cabin was started by a heater.
By Adele Forrest on Fri 23 Nov 2018
A LARGE amount of car boot stock was destroyed in a garage fire last night (Thursday).
By Adele Forrest on Thu 08 Nov 2018
A COMPANY landlord who changed the locks while their tenant was not in the property — leaving them homeless — has been fined more than £1,500
By Adele Forrest on Fri 26 Oct 2018
A “WONDERFUL” young man who “thought he had all the time in the world” died after being struck down by an inoperable brain tumour.