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Read the latest news from Alfreton and the local area brought to you from local sources.
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Alfreton football legend will receive special honour from the Queen

A well-loved Alfreton resident is set to receive an extra special honour after providing 40 years of voluntary service to a football club.
Tue 14th Jan 2020 by Ripley & Heanor News read more

Cannabis grow worth nearly £500,000 discovered in Alfreton house

Officers were shocked to discover a huge Cannabis grow at a house in Alfreton after attending a disturbance in the street outside the property.
Sat 11th Jan 2020 by Amber Valley Info read more

A 120-acre solar farm could be built in Alfreton fields

A huge 120-acre solar farm could be built in fields to the north of Alfreton.
Thu 9th Jan 2020 by Ripley & Heanor News read more

Masked burglars flee empty-handed from Alfreton firm

Three men are being blamed for a string of break-ins in and around Alfreton.
Tue 7th Jan 2020 by Derbyshire Times read more

Alfreton fashion boss 'humbled' by Queen's New Year honour

An Alfreton businessman is all smiles after being honoured by the Queen.
Thu 2nd Jan 2020 by Derbyshire Times read more

Alfreton McDonalds staff member abused - do you recognise these men?

Police Officers investigating an incident in which a member of McDonalds staff was verbally abused and physically assaulted want to speak to this p
Tue 24th Dec 2019 by Amber Valley Info read more

East Midlands Railway defends plan to cut direct London link to Derbyshire town

Community leaders in Alfreton have criticised plans to cut the town’s direct rail link to London.
Mon 23rd Dec 2019 by Ripley & Heanor News read more

Alfreton company's fundraising vow after baby's heart surgery

A Derbyshire company has pledged to raise funds for a heart charity next year after it provided lifesaving surgery to the managing director’s granddaughter just days after she was born.
Wed 18th Dec 2019 by Ripley & Heanor News read more

Alfreton man jailed after cash machine heist ended in high speed police chase

An Alfreton man is among four jailed  for a cash machine heist which ended in a hair-raising police chase
Tue 26th Nov 2019 by Derbyshire Times read more

Teenage girl saves stranger's life at bus stop in Alfreton

Amelia was waiting for her bus home when an elderly man complained of chest pains and fell to the floor
Mon 18th Nov 2019 by Ripley & Heanor News read more

Alfreton hardware store sets festive challenge for its suppliers

Companies create festive designs to turn the store into a "festive haven"
Mon 18th Nov 2019 by Ripley & Heanor News read more

Police warn of traffic chaos as four-way traffic lights stop working in Alfreton

Derbyshire Police have advised road users to take alternative routes after a four-way temporary traffic light system stopped working this afternoon (November 16).
Sat 16th Nov 2019 by Ripley & Heanor News read more

Alfreton school reveals anti-bullying policy success

David Nieper Academy follows the principles of The Diana Award Anti-Bullying Campaign
Wed 13th Nov 2019 by Ripley & Heanor News read more

Hays Travel takes over Thomas Cook store in Alfreton

Store manager, Sue, talks about her "new work family"
Mon 11th Nov 2019 by Ripley & Heanor News read more

Operation to rescue three horses stuck in floodwater in Derbyshire

Fire crews from Staveley and Alfreton were called to rescue three horses stuck in flood water.
Fri 8th Nov 2019 by Derbyshire Times read more

Derbyshire Care Home Celebrates Providing 30 Years Of Award Winning Care

The Meadows Care Home, part of the Milford Care Group, in Alfreton, celebrated its 30th Anniversary last week with a Ritz-style afternoon tea.
Tue 29th Oct 2019 by Amber Valley Info read more

A Lion and a Parrot help local Choir Raise Money for Childrens Cancer Charity

Bluebell Wood Childrens Hospice will receive hundreds of pounds after an entertaining show performed by Alfreton Male Voice Choir alongside Squalk
Sun 27th Oct 2019 by Amber Valley Info read more

Breakdown on A38 between Alfreton and M1 junctions

A broken down vehicle has closed one lane of the A38 northbound between the junctions with the A61 Alfreton and the M1.
Mon 21st Oct 2019 by Ripley & Heanor News read more

Borough Council Cabinet meeting in Alfreton - 30 October 2019

The borough council will be holding its next formal cabinet meeting in Alfreton, the second in a series of cabinet meetings during 2019/20 that will b
Sat 12th Oct 2019 by Amber Valley Info read more

A38 closed between Alfreton and M1 after three-vehicle crash

The A38 has been closed between Alfreton and the M1 after a three-vehicle collision.
Fri 4th Oct 2019 by Ripley & Heanor News read more

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Alfreton football legend will receive special honour from the Queen A well-loved Alfreton resident is set to rece... read more

Cannabis grow worth nearly £500,000 discovered in Alfreton house Officers were shocked to discover a hu... read more

A 120-acre solar farm could be built in Alfreton fields A huge 120-acre solar farm could be built in fields to th... read more

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