Category Archives: Community

Millennium Wood path formally opened by Mayor of Derby

Print PageEarly rain cleared to leave a bright day for the opening of the new path through Millennium Wood, near Heatherton, on Friday 15th March.  As its name suggests, the park has been there for nearly 20 years, providing a … Continue reading

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Saving the 35 bus

Print PageThe 35 bus carries mostly older people to do their shopping, to visit friends, the doctors or the hospital and similar trips – during the middle of the day.  But back in July this was due to end. Since … Continue reading

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After the referendum

Print PageOn Thursday roughly a quarter of people in the UK voted to leave the EU.  Roughly a quarter voted to stay.  A quarter who could have voted didn’t and a quarter living here were unable to vote because they … Continue reading

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Trusting in a dog’s eyes and judgement…

Print PageI had a delightful reminder of my teenage years this weekend with an encounter with a guide dog and his handler, Andy. I grew up seeing guide dogs training on the streets of Leamington Spa where I lived as … Continue reading

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