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A Riddings man has been charged with threatening to kill police officers

A 27-year-old man was last night (Thursday, July 5) charged with a number of offences following an alleged domestic incident in High Street, Riddings on Wednesday, July 4.
Fri 6th Jul 2018 by Derbyshire Times read more

Man charged following alleged domestic incident

A 27-year-old man was last night charged with a number of offences following an alleged domestic incident in High Street, Riddings on Wednesday, July 4.
Fri 6th Jul 2018 by Derbyshire Police read more

Derbyshire police dog stabbed FOUR times with knife during serious incident last night

A Derbyshire police dog is awaiting surgery after being stabbed four times with a knife last night during an incident in Riddings.
Thu 5th Jul 2018 by Ripley & Heanor News read more

39-year-old Derbyshire man arrested over alleged child sex offences after 'paedo hunter' sting

A 39-year-old man from Riddings has been arrested on suspicion of helping in the commission of a child sex offence.
Fri 29th Jun 2018 by Ripley & Heanor News read more

Riddings pub landlady “angry and upset” at second memorial bench theft

The landlady of a Riddings pub has been left deflated and disgusted by the theft of two benches bought as a memorial to a former customer.
Tue 5th Jun 2018 by Ripley & Heanor News read more

Blue Peter Star praises Riddings children after woodland litter pick

A young brother and sister from Riddings have been hailed as heroes by a Blue Peter presenter after staging a woodland litter pick.
Sat 27th Jan 2018 by Ripley & Heanor News read more

Riddings medical student fundraising for water charity mountain trek

A medical student from Riddings is gearing up to climb Africa's highest mountain for a charity bringing clean water to rural areas of Kenya.
Thu 18th Jan 2018 by Ripley & Heanor News read more

Amber Valley photographer represents UK at European mental health show

A photographer from Riddings will be the focus of continental attention this week, after being selected to represent Britain in a special exhibition.
Sat 2nd Dec 2017 by Ripley & Heanor News read more

Gang rob shop in Riddings

We're appealing for witnesses to a robbery at a shop in Riddings.
Wed 29th Nov 2017 by Derbyshire Police read more

Warning about doorstep fish sellers who cold call at homes following reports in Riddings

Police are reminding residents to protect themselves from doorstep crime following reports of doorstep fish sellers calling at homes in Pilsley, Stone
Mon 27th Nov 2017 by Amber Valley Info read more

Warning about doorstep fish sellers who cold call at homes following reports in Pilsley, Stonebroom and Riddings

We're reminding residents to protect themselves from doorstep crime following reports of doorstep fish sellers calling at homes in Pilsley, Stonebroom and Riddings.
Fri 24th Nov 2017 by Derbyshire Police read more

Help police solve Riddings burglary

Merciless burglars reportedly helped themselves to cash, jewellery and a host of valuable electrical equipment after forcing entry to a house in Derby.
Fri 6th Oct 2017 by Derbyshire Police read more

Concern grows for missing Derbyshire teenager Sara Gillott

Derbyshire police are growing concerned for a teenager who has not been seen for almost a week. According to officers, Sara Gillott, 16, from Heanor, has not been in contact with her family since Saturday, June 24. It is believed that Sara was heading to the St Ann's area of Nottingham when she left her sister's house in Riddings at around 10am on the morning of her disappearance. She is described as being white, 5ft 8ins and having long, straight, blonde hair. Last time she was seen she...
Fri 30th Jun 2017 by Derby Telegraph read more

Fuel stolen from vehicles in the Riddings area

Police are appealing for information and encouraging drivers to consider security after fuel was stolen from a number of vehicles in the Riddings area
Tue 20th Jun 2017 by Amber Valley Info read more

Police appeal after fuel is stolen from vehicles in Riddings

Police are appealing for information after fuel was stolen from a number of vehicles in Riddings.
Mon 19th Jun 2017 by Ripley & Heanor News read more

Fuel stolen from vehicles in the Riddings area

We are appealing for information and encouraging drivers to consider security after fuel was stolen from a number of vehicles in the Riddings area.
Mon 19th Jun 2017 by Derbyshire Police read more

General Election 2017 - Amber Valley will be contested by these...

There are five candidates competing for Amber Valley - a seat held by Nigel Mills since 2010. But which one will receive the most votes in the 2017 General Election? Here is a look at the candidates who will line up on your ballot paper - if you live in the wards of Alfreton, Codnor and Waingroves, Heage and Ambergate, Heanor and Loscoe, Heanor East, Heanor West, Ironville and Riddings, Kilburn, Denby and Holbrook, Langley Mill and Aldercar, Ripley, Ripley and Marehay, Shipley Park,...
Mon 5th Jun 2017 by Derby Telegraph read more

Strange noise over Derbyshire, similar to trumpet-like booming...

A reader has turned to the Derby Telegraph for help after hearing a "strange noise" coming from the sky over Derbyshire. The reader tweeted the Telegraph and police to ask what the explanation could be for "trumpet-like booming sounds" which he said occurred over Riddings, near Alfreton, on Sunday. It is the second time in a month the noises have been reported in the East Midlands after Calvin Kirlew captured a video of a similar noise in Nottingham – and hundreds...
Thu 25th May 2017 by Derby Telegraph read more

Sandi the Police Dog visits youngsters at Riddings Infant and Nursery School

Sandi the Police Dog has been to see the youngsters at Riddings Infant and Nursery School as they learn all about ‘dogs that help us’.
Tue 11th Apr 2017 by Amber Valley Info read more

Golden milestone for caring couple

A surprise celebration to mark the golden wedding of a Riddings couple was held at the village community centre for 80 guests.
Fri 31st Mar 2017 by Ripley & Heanor News read more

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