Monthly Archives: July 2009

Precedent For Honouring Our Heroes

‘Precedent for honouring our heroes Tribute: William Coffey’s headstone in Spital cemetery Derbyshire Times Published Date: 29 July 2009 SIR – It was good to see a reminder from Sally Mullins (Mailbox, July 23) of the proposed naming of a … 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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Damage After The Accident Last Week…

Emailed in – here’s the damaged wall and front garden on Chesterfield Road after the accident outside McDonald’s last week.

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Boxing Bonanza Success

[RINGMASTER COMMUNITY MESSAGING – Chesterfield – C535/09 BOXING BONANZA 28/07/09 ] On Friday the 17th of July 2009 The “Boxing Bonanza” event was held in the Village Hall on High Street. I would like to thank the children and parents … Continue reading

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Message From The Police – New Community Profiles

[RINGMASTER COMMUNITY MESSAGING – Chesterfield – C529/09 BARLBOROUGH PRIORITY PROFILE 27/07/09] The officers in Barlborough Safer Neighbourhood Team have been working alongside the local community to set policing priorities in the area. The Barlborough’s Priority profiles have all changed since … Continue reading

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We Need A Few More Signs…

Received in the Inbox Sat 25/07/2009 14:16 ‘Dear Barlborough Life I think we need a few more signs around the village urging people to drive more carefully. Has anyone seen the mess that the accident the other day made to … Continue reading

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2009 Flower Festival And Well Dressing

The Barlborough flower festival and Well Dressing is on until the 28th July. Floral displays in St James’ church are based around the ‘Church Seasons’. Refreshments are available from 2pm until 6pm on Sunday in the Church Institute. The Festival … Continue reading

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They Know How To Remember A Barlborough Hero

Derbyshire Times Letters Published Date: 23 July 2009 ‘They know how to remember a hero By Submitted Copy SIR — The ongoing quest for recognisition for Fred Greaves,VC, seems to have gone a little quiet recently. Perhaps our council don’t … Continue reading

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Cream Teas Go Down A Treat…

‘Cream teas go down a treat Derbyshire Times Published Date: 22 July 2009 A week of cream teas in the garden of Stonecroft guest house at Barlborough raised £1,150 for Christian Aid. The annual event organised by June Widdowson was … Continue reading

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Message From The Police

[RINGMASTER COMMUNITY MESSAGING – Chesterfield – C525/09 CRIME PREVENTION 23/07/09] All Residents should be aware that over half of burglaries reported to Chesterfield Police are due to insecure doors and windows. Please ensure that your external doors and windows are … Continue reading

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