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Alfreton PCSO learns Makaton as part of school’s community campaign

An Alfreton Police Police Community Support Officer has become the latest recruit to a school's campaign to make the town Makaton friendly.
Wed 17th Jul 2019 by Ripley & Heanor News read more

Pcso Helps Support Schools Bid To Turn Alfreton Into Regions First Makaton Friendly Town

One of Derbyshires Police Community Support Officers has learnt how to communicate using Makaton, as a school in Alfreton has started a mission to ma
Wed 17th Jul 2019 by Amber Valley Info read more

'Toaster' was cause of Alfreton house fire

Firefighters were called to an Alfreton house fire involving a toaster.
Tue 16th Jul 2019 by Ripley & Heanor News read more

Paedophile hunters live streamed moment they confronted man who thought he was meeting a 14-year-old Derbyshire girl

A man drove to Alfreton to pick up a girl aged 14 - only for paedophile hunters to film him live on Facebook.
Mon 15th Jul 2019 by Ripley & Heanor News read more

School aims to make Alfreton the Midlands' first Makaton Friendly town

Staff at a special educational needs school have launched a campaign to make Alfreton the first Makaton Friendly town in the Midlands.
Wed 10th Jul 2019 by Ripley & Heanor News read more

Police foil early morning burglary in Alfreton

Derbyshire police officers teamed up to foil a burglary in progress in Alfreton this morning.
Wed 10th Jul 2019 by Ripley & Heanor News read more

Pair jailed for seven years after New Years Eve glassing in Alfreton

A pair of 22-year-old men have been jailed after seriously assaulting a man on New Years Eve.
Sat 29th Jun 2019 by Amber Valley Info read more

'Chaos' as trailer detaches on A38 near Alfreton

A policing unit said that 'chaos ensued' after a trailer detached on the A38 near Alfreton yesterday
Sat 22nd Jun 2019 by Ripley & Heanor News read more

Crash On A38 Southbound Causing Severe Traffic Problems

A crash on the A38 southbound between the M1 and Alfreton is causing severe traffic problems in both directions.
Fri 21st Jun 2019 by Amber Valley Info read more

Fashion firm’s pioneering Alfreton school told to improve by Ofsted

An Alfreton school has been ordered to improve by Ofsted following the first inspection since it was taken over by a nearby fashion business.
Fri 14th Jun 2019 by Ripley & Heanor News read more

Male Voice Choir Brings Song To Care Home Residents

Alfreton Male Voice Choir recently had the pleasure of performing for residents and staff of The Meadows Care Home, Alfreton with a resident, special
Fri 14th Jun 2019 by Amber Valley Info read more

Appeal for further information following Post Office burglary in Alfreton

Police Officers investigating a burglary at a Post Office in Alfreton are appealing to the public for further information.
Wed 29th May 2019 by Amber Valley Info read more

Police want to speak to you if you’ve been ‘offered large quantity of stamps’ after Alfreton post office burglary

Police are investigating an incident in which cash, cigarettes and 'a large quantity' of postage stamps were swiped at a post office in Alfreton.
Tue 28th May 2019 by Ripley & Heanor News read more

Firefighters called to kitchen fire in Tibshelf

Fire crews from Alfreton, Ashfield and Clay Cross attended a fire at a house in Tibshelf.
Mon 27th May 2019 by Derbyshire Times read more

Derbyshire fire crews called to horse in a ditch

Fire crews from Ripley and Alfreton were called to rescue a horse on its side in a ditch.
Sun 26th May 2019 by Ripley & Heanor News read more

Alfreton Indoor Markets new attractions proving popular

With its recently-added new shopping attractions, Alfreton Indoor Market, on Institute Lane, has become an exciting destination for craft hobbyists, f
Sun 26th May 2019 by Amber Valley Info read more

New indoor market proves popular in Derbyshire town

Foodies and vintage fans can enjoy a new indoor market in Alfreton.
Fri 24th May 2019 by Ripley & Heanor News read more

Driver already issued warning by police seen 'racing' in Alfreton

An Alfreton driver who had been previously warned by police for driving carelessly has had his car seized after being spotted 'racing' on the A61.
Thu 23rd May 2019 by Derbyshire Times read more

Camp Disco - A gloriously fun family festival in the Peaks

Camp Disco #5 is back with a bang for a fifth year of family revelry on 21st - 23rd June. Freshly located to beautiful rolling meadows in Alfreton, C
Thu 23rd May 2019 by Amber Valley Info read more

Firefighters stop fire in Alfreton from 'spreading to trees'

Fast acting firefighters have stopped a fire from spreading to nearby trees in Alfreton.
Wed 22nd May 2019 by Derbyshire Times read more

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Alfreton PCSO learns Makaton as part of school’s community campaign An Alfreton Police Police Community Support O... read more

Pcso Helps Support Schools Bid To Turn Alfreton Into Regions First Makaton Friendly Town One of Derbyshires Polic... read more

'Toaster' was cause of Alfreton house fire Firefighters were called to an Alfreton house fire involving a toaster... read more

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