Category Archives: Local Hero

Campaigners Mark Victory For Heroes

Derbyshire Times Published Date: 04 November 2009 Campaigners mark victory for heroes PROUD campaigners have officially unveiled two plaques to honour two north Derbyshire war heroes as people up and down the country prepare for Remembrance Sunday. Historian Raymond Griffiths, … Continue reading

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Clowne Woman Up For Youth Award

‘Clowne Woman Up For Youth Award Worksop Guardian Published Date: 28 August 2009 By Jen Foster A CLOWNE woman who breathed new life into the struggling Worksop Young Farmers Club has been nominated for a Notts Young Person of the … Continue reading

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Eckington Pensioner Thwarts Burglars

‘Eckington pensioner thwarts burglars Derbyshire Times Published Date: 30 July 2009 A quick-thinking pensioner thwarted two burglars after they conned their way into her home. One of the offenders called at the 69 year-old woman’s property, on Royale Close, Eckington, … Continue reading

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Fly Posting Angel

Received in the Inbox Thu 09/07/2009 16:29 ‘Dear Barlborough Life I e mailed Barlborough Life at the end of May with a copy of an e mail I had sent to Wes Lumley at Bolsover. Since then a number of … Continue reading

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Angela’s Memories As She Watches Iran ‘History Repeat Itself’

Derbyshire Times Date: 01 July 2009 By Jennifer ivers A north Derbyshire woman who was forced to flee Iran during the revolution 30 years ago has spoken of watching “history repeat itself” in the wake of the country’s disputed election … Continue reading

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Cllr Dennis Kelly – Litter Tsar and Local Hero

Thank goodness someone is taking care of Barlborough at Bolsover District Council! A Clowne resident was fined £365 for throwing a cigarette butt out of a car as she drove into McDonalds car park in Barlborough. Mrs Crawford was seen … Continue reading

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