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Derbyshire woman died hitting lorry on A38 after swerve for “no apparent reason”

A 27-year-old Ripley woman - described as “just a really nice girl” - died after swerving “for no apparent reason” into the back of a lorry parked in a layby on the A38, an inquest heard.
Fri 17th Dec 2021 by Ripley & Heanor News read more

Glassing of man in Ripley prompts witness appeal

Police Officers investigating the glassing of a man outside a Ripley bar are asking for the publics help identifying the man pictured.
Wed 17th Nov 2021 by Amber Valley Info read more

Two injured in fighting outside Ripley bar

A 30-year-old man and an 18-year-old woman were both injured and taken to hospital.
Sun 31st Oct 2021 by BBC Derbyshire read more

CCTV footage released after public order offence in Ripley

Police Officers investigating a public order offence in Ripley have released images of four men they would like to speak to who may be able to assist
Wed 6th Oct 2021 by Amber Valley Info read more

New special constables sworn into Derbyshire police

A group of 13 special constables have been sworn in at an attestation ceremony held at Derbyshire Constabulary headquarters in Ripley.
Sun 3rd Oct 2021 by Ripley & Heanor News read more

Ripley Morris take their place in history

When former and founder member Syd Barber made a bequest to Ripley Morris in 2015, the side decided to embark on writing the history of Morris dancing
Sun 3rd Oct 2021 by Amber Valley Info read more

Ripley woman who lied about having cancer spared jail

Megan Scotcher pleaded guilty to fraud by false representation after spending £16,000 in donations.
Tue 21st Sep 2021 by BBC Derbyshire read more

Shop local initiative set to make some Appy customers

Shopping in Ripley is to become easier as retailers are given access to a national online retail platform designed to boost trade in local high street
Tue 21st Sep 2021 by Amber Valley Info read more

Website boost for shoppers in Ripley

Shopping in Ripley is to become easier as retailers are given access to a national online retail platform designed to boost trade in local high streets.
Fri 17th Sep 2021 by Ripley & Heanor News read more

Appeal after mans jaw broken in Ripley assault

A man has sustained a broken jaw after an assault in Ripley in the early hours of Sunday 1 August.
Tue 17th Aug 2021 by Amber Valley Info read more

Man left with broken jaw in alleged town centre attack

The incident took place in Ripley
Mon 16th Aug 2021 by Derby Telegraph read more

Man, 45, suffers broken jaw during assault in Derbyshire

A 45-year-old man’s jaw was broken when he was punched in the face in Ripley.
Mon 16th Aug 2021 by Ripley & Heanor News read more

REDSL gets back under way after COVID-enforced delay

A total of 68 players kicked off week one in the ever-popular Ripley Elite Darts Singles League, with three different divisions catering for all abilities.
Fri 13th Aug 2021 by Ripley & Heanor News read more

Olympic swim star Molly Renshaw hails influence of Ripley Rascals

Olympic swim star Molly Renshaw says she would not be where she is today without the help of the Ripley Rascals.
Tue 13th Jul 2021 by Ripley & Heanor News read more

Sign of the times harks back to when Derbyshire town had its own zoo

More than a century ago in 1908, Ripley was blessed with its very own zoo, and it was alldown to the imagination and determination of one remarkable character, John Marshall.
Wed 23rd Jun 2021 by Derbyshire Times read more

Organisers say Ripley Music Festival will go ahead - but on a smaller scale

Bosses at a Derbyshire music festival have vowed the show will go on in the face of Covid restrictions – albeit on a smaller scale.
Wed 16th Jun 2021 by Ripley & Heanor News read more

Hundreds of suspected Cannabis plants found in Ripley

Officers have seized around 200 suspected Cannabis plants from a property in Ripley
Sun 13th Jun 2021 by Amber Valley Info read more

Firearm and round 200 suspected cannabis plants seized at Ripley property

Officers have seized around 200 suspected cannabis plants and a firearm from a property in Ripley.
Sat 12th Jun 2021 by Derbyshire Times read more

400-home Ripley development set to open to the public

Two housing developments bringing more than 400 homes to Ripley are set to open to the public.
Tue 8th Jun 2021 by Ripley & Heanor News read more

CCTV images released after elderly womans purse is stolen

Police Officers investigating the theft of a purse from a woman in Ripley have released these CCTV images of a man they would like to speak to.
Thu 27th May 2021 by Amber Valley Info read more

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Derbyshire woman died hitting lorry on A38 after swerve for “no apparent reason” A 27-year-old Ripley woman - des... read more

Glassing of man in Ripley prompts witness appeal Police Officers investigating the glassing of a man outside a Ri... read more

Two injured in fighting outside Ripley bar A 30-year-old man and an 18-year-old woman were both injured and taken... read more

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