Monthly Archives: March 2017

A Fantastic Business Location – Derbyshire!

March 17th, 2017|

From their base on PMW Property’s Bradley Park in Ripley, Derbyshire, Roar Advanced Products manufacture chemicals for the automotive finishing industry and, with around 100 years industry experience between them, the four principals at Roar know what it takes to make a good product. “Anything you need to polish,” says Roar director and co-owner [...]

Ilkeston’s New Station To Open in April

March 5th, 2017|

The train arriving at Ilkeston..... will be the first for 50 years! Following a long campaign to put Ilkeston back onto the railway network map, the town’s new railway station is due to open to passengers on Sunday 2nd April. The £10 million station will provide a rail link between Ilkeston and Nottingham, to [...]

Ashbourne’s 2017 Royal Shrovetide Football

March 2nd, 2017|

The Up’ards claimed victory in the 2017 Royal Shrovetide Football game, an annual event that draws thousands of spectators to the town from across the country. Shrovetide ball games have been recorded as far back as the twelfth century with the earliest reference to the game in Ashbourne around 1667.The game was once popular [...]