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Tuesday, 31st March 2020

Thulston brook dredging work continues

Work continues to dredge a Derby brook to help reduce the chances of future flooding and support local wildlife, including water voles and endangered clawed crayfish. The three week project to remove silt from Thulston Brook in Alvaston is a partnership between Derby City Council, the...

Warm up matches start for ICC Women’s World Cup

The warm up matches have started ahead of Saturday's opening game of the 2017 ICC Women's World Cup. Below are some photos from the warm up match between New Zealand and India at Derbyshire County Cricket Club. The opening match will see hosts England face India at Derbyshire County...

Council’s pledge to tackle illicit tobacco is well underway

Officers from Derby City Council’s Trading Standards team have this week carried out several raids at shops and home addresses across the city known to be connected with the sale and supply of illicit tobacco and cigarettes. During the raids Trading Standards Officers were assisted...

Magnets, false walls and garlic: Uncovering Derby’s illicit tobacco trade

Ted with a concealment his nose helped to uncover.
Last week, Derby City Council's Trading Standards team led a three day operation alongside colleagues from the Community Protection team, Derbyshire police and Wagtail UK Ltd, to uncover and seize illicit tobacco products in the city.

Picture of the Week Competition Gallery – 5th May

Want to be our next ‘Picture of the Week‘ winner? Submit your pictures using our form or tag us on social media. This weeks winner is Kev Hutchby who sent this wonderful picture of Derby Cathedral and the Bonnie Prince Charlie Statue!

Doing Business in India event photos

The Doing Business in India event was a real success and provided local businesses the opportunity to connect, discuss, and ask questions to businesses already active in the Indian market. You can watch the full video from the event below: Ever wanted to do business in #India?...

Big Health Day

We recently hosted nearly 200 people at our first Disability Big Health Day at Derby Arena. Our Equality team, and Disability Equality Hub teamed up with Livewell, Derbyshire Healthcare NHS and Forever Active to give people living with disabilities a taste of the huge range of activities available...