Swadlincote News

South Derbyshire District Council employee tests positive for coronavirus - three colleagues self-isolating

Posted: 18.09.20 by Eddie Bisknell, Local Democracy Reporter Local News



A council 'waste and cleansing' employee has tested positive for coronavirus, while three fellow staff are self-isolating. South Derbyshire...

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Swadlincote community first responders appeal to buy vital equipment

Posted: 18.09.20 by The Editor Local News



A team of live-saving Swadlincote volunteers is fundraising to buy vital equipment. The community first responders (CFR) react rapidly to life-thre...

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Swadlincote Police SNT targeting criminals 'causing misery' for community

Posted: 17.09.20 by The Editor Local News



Swadlincote Police Safer Neighbourhood Team has released an update on the ongoing operation to crack down on criminals 'causing misery'...

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Swadlincote Morrisons to undergo deep clean as supermarket chain steps up in-store hygiene

Posted: 17.09.20 by The Editor Local News



Morrisons supermarket in Swadlincote is to undergo a deep clean as part of the chain's bid to increase hygiene standards in its stores. A new p...

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Swadlincote police stepping up patrols at Newhall Park

Posted: 16.09.20 by The Editor Local News



Police are stepping up patrols at Newhall Park after a fire was started deliberately at the base of a floodlight last night (Tues). Swadlincote Pol...

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Police 'very concerned' for missing man whose car was found in Linton

Posted: 15.09.20 by The Editor Local News



Police are 'very concerned' for the safety of a 48-year-old man whose car was found abandoned in Linton on Friday (11 Sept). Office...

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Swadlincote parents can now apply for secondary school places

Posted: 15.09.20 by The Editor Local News



Parents of Year 6 pupils living in Swadlincote can now apply for their child’s secondary school place for September 2021. Around 9,000 Year 6...

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Pupils returning to two Swadlincote schools after being asked to stay away for coronavirus-related reasons

Posted: 15.09.20 by The Editor Local News



Students at two Swadlincote schools are preparing to return to the classroom after being asked to stay at home for coronavirus-related reasons. Yea...

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Next stop Newhall: Derbyshire's mobile library gearing up to get back on the road

Posted: 15.09.20 by The Editor Local News



The mobile library will be calling at Newhall next month (Oct) after more than a six-month break due to the coronavirus pandemic. But other village...

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Frozen yoghurt treat gets the 'paws up' from Swadlincote dog owners

Posted: 15.09.20 by The Editor Local News



A lickable frozen yoghurt for dogs is selling like hot cakes at a Swadlincote pet shop. The tasty treat is proving to be one of Stan's Pals bes...

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