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Delays for drivers as another road is closed in Swadlincote for roadworks

Motorists will have to deal with a week of roadworks as a major road in Swadlincote will be closed every evening for the next week.

Mother tells horrific tale of six-year-old son's seven weeks in hospital after falling off scooter and 'splitting his pancreas in two'

William Turner kept up his spirits throughout the seven weeks in hospital
William Turner kept up his spirits throughout the seven weeks in hospital

A mother has explained her familiy’s seven weeks of hell when her son ‘split his pancreas in two’ after falling off his scooter at Rolleston Park Farm, in Tutbury.

TV presenter and entertainer Bruce Forsyth dies at the age of 89

Bruce Forsyth has died, aged 89
Bruce Forsyth has died, aged 89 (Image: Getty)

Television presenter and entertainer Bruce Forsyth has died aged 89. Forsyth, whose showbiz career spanned more than seven decades, had been unwell for some time and was in hospital earlier this year after a severe chest infection.

No chance for Burton's bollards despite Uttoxeter's coming back into use

Burton bollards cost £250,000
Burton bollards cost £250,000

Burton’s notorious bollards look unlikely to rise again despite another East Staffordshire town re-launching its own.

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