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Latest News From Somercotes


Read the latest news from Somercotes and the local area brought to you from local sources.
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Somercotes joinery firm welcomes new partnerships manager as part of expansion plans

Somercotes based timber window and door manufacturer Gowercroft Joinery has appointed a new Partnerships Manager as part of the company's plans to extend its network of regional dealerships.
Mon 27th Sep 2021 by Mansfield Chad read more

Hundreds of jobs at risk as Derbyshire chilled food logistics firm enters administration - partly due to driver shortages

Hundreds of jobs have been put at risk after a Somercotes food logistics firm collapsed – partly due to driver shortages.
Mon 27th Sep 2021 by Derbyshire Times read more

Hundreds of jobs at risk as South Normanton chilled food logistics firm enters administration - partly due to driver shortages

Hundreds of jobs have been put at risk after a Somercotes food logistics firm collapsed – partly due to driver shortages.
Sun 26th Sep 2021 by Mansfield Chad read more

Council unveils measures to improve safety for women following Sarah Everard murder

Hedges in Somercotes and Ironville are set to be trimmed and street lights improved in a bid to protect women following the high-profile murder of Sarah Everard.
Sun 26th Sep 2021 by Mansfield Chad read more

Bin men eye strike action in pay dispute - as union warns rubbish could build up in the streets

Residents in Somercotes and Ironville are being warned rubbish could ‘build up in the streets’ with bin collection staff set to strike in a pay dispute.
Sat 25th Sep 2021 by Mansfield Chad read more

Somercotes community in shock after toddler drowns in heartbreaking tragedy

The distraught parents of a toddler who drowned in a paddling pool were heard screaming ‘please save our boy’ as paramedics battled to save him.
Mon 7th Jun 2021 by Mansfield Chad read more

Toddler dies in Somercotes tragedy

A toddler has tragically died after being found unresponsive in a paddling pool in Derbyshire.
Fri 4th Jun 2021 by Mansfield Chad read more

Toddler dies after being found in Somercotes paddling pool

The 23-month-old boy was found unresponsive in the pool on Wednesday afternoon, police say.
Fri 4th Jun 2021 by BBC Derbyshire read more

Can you help us police missing 19-year-old Bradie Lucas?

Can you help police find Bradie Lucas, who has been reported missing from Somercotes?
Wed 19th May 2021 by Amber Valley Info read more

Anti-social Behaviour in Somercotes Park

Police are aware of ongoing issues with anti-social behaviour in Somercotes Park with the most recent incident seeing a van parked in the area set ali
Thu 15th Apr 2021 by Amber Valley Info read more

Appeal After Man Assaulted In Somercotes

Police Officers are appealing for witnesses to an incident in which a man was assaulted.
Fri 26th Mar 2021 by Amber Valley Info read more

Somercotes schoolchildren feeling smart thanks to tablet donation

Pupils at a Derbyshire school are feeling extra smart thanks to a special donation.
Tue 23rd Mar 2021 by Derbyshire Times read more

Use of unregistered waste removal company results in prosecution

Darren Steele of Everest Drive in Somercotes, appeared before Derby Magistrates Court on 22 February charged with failing to dispose of his household
Sat 27th Feb 2021 by Amber Valley Info read more

Seven Derbyshire homes with guide prices under £100,000

Properties in Alvaston, Ilkeston, and Somercotes are all going under the hammer
Sat 16th Jan 2021 by Derby Telegraph read more

Somercotes man shot young mum in the leg and threatened teenager with a knife

A Somercotes man shot a young mum in the leg with an air pistol and later threatened a teenager with a knife at a youth club, a court heard.
Thu 7th Jan 2021 by Mansfield Chad read more

Can You Help Police - Broken Window At Somerlea Park Centre, Somercotes

Police are investigating a criminal damage in Somercotes and appealing for witnesses to the incident.
Thu 22nd Oct 2020 by Amber Valley Info read more

Somercotes housing plans refused over fears of toxicity

Plans to build nearly 100 homes on a Somercotes site where there are harmful contaminants leaking from nearby toxic tips have been refused.
Tue 8th Sep 2020 by Ripley & Heanor News read more

Somercotes housing plans set for approval despite fears of toxicity

Nearly 100 homes are set to be approved on a Somercotes site despite the developer confessing there are harmful contaminants leaking from nearby toxic tips.
Fri 4th Sep 2020 by Ripley & Heanor News read more

Amber Valley council set to approve plans for new bin collection depot on Somercotes industrial estate

Plans for Amber Valley Borough Council's new bin collection depot are set to be approved next week as the authority begins resumes control of waste services.
Thu 3rd Sep 2020 by Ripley & Heanor News read more

Update on Man Found In Car In Somercotes

Police are not treating the death of a man found in a car in Somercotes as suspicious.
Thu 13th Aug 2020 by Amber Valley Info read more

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