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Derbyshire’s Izzie Balmer appears on our screens as a new presenter for BBC1’s Street Auction

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Nigel Powlson meets Ashover actress Kate Spencer as she prepares for her role in the autumn production at Derby Theatre

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Cycling can be enjoyed as a competitive sport at the highest level or as a sociable pastime for any age and ability. Catherine Roth talks to Richard Thoday, Chair of Matlock Cycling Club, to see how the club supports both amateur and professional cyclists in the Derbyshire Dales

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As local theatre company Big Adventures celebrates its 20th anniversary, Ashley Franklin talks to founders Dave Culling and Caroline Reader

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Trevor Griffin tells the tale behind one of the outstanding highlights of this month’s Discovery Days Festival in the Derwent Valley World Heritage Site

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Janette Sykes discovers ‘it’s what you can do that counts’ as Buxton’s foremost equine charity celebrates 30 successful years

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Derbyshire Life meets Phoebe Paling who combines a wedding fashion business with the world of engineering

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Derbyshire Life talks to Jonathan Vickers Fine Art Award winner Eleanor May Watson as she prepares for her final exhibition

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David Marley speaks to the county’s most senior police officer and discovers his passion for bringing more offenders to justice

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Ahead of his appearance at Buxton’s Pavilion Arts Centre on Friday 22nd September, Geoff Ford speaks to 10cc’s Graham Gouldman

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As racing driver Martin Plowman returns to home soil after his stint in the USA, Nigel Powlson pays him a visit

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Numbered amongst the greatest stresses in life are moving house, divorce and changing jobs. In the case of Derbyshire’s LA-based film director and writer Elizabeth Blake-Thomas, these changes were the making of her, as Claire Bore discovers

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Jane Woolrich designs have been a mainstay of the British lingerie scene for nearly 30 years. Derbyshire Life meets the internationally renowned designer and business woman at her premises near Swadlincote

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This year it is 120 years since Queen Victoria gave Royal School for the Deaf Derby its royal status. While the school has changed enormously since this time, its ethos remains very much the same. Sarah Newton reports

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Sian Hoyle meets the Jonathan Vickers Fine Art Award Winner Eleanor Watson

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Ashley Franklin visits jewellers Avanti, which has marked its 31st year in business with a stunning refurbishment of one of Ashbourne’s landmark listed properties

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Nicola Allen meets Fiona and Leslie Trotter who have designed and produced a distinctive cloth for their adopted county

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As we look forward to this year’s Derbyshire County Show, Sarah Newton talks to Derbyshire Agricultural and Horticultral Society Chairman Edward Hicklin

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The inspiring conservationist and wildlife artist Pollyanna Pickering has travelled the world in pursuit of her ideals. Mike Smith visits her at home in Oker, near Matlock

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