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03/03/2023: A representative body for adoption has welcomed a large proportion of recent Government proposals to improve the way children with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND) are supported in schools in England. 
03/03/2023: A significant level of concern has been expressed by the Inland Waterways Association about the threat to waterways posed by funding cuts.
02/03/2023: Businesses and suppliers in the East Midlands could be playing an even greater part in restoring the Palace of Westminster.
02/03/2023: Heather Gould, and 18-year-old son Dan, are running in the forthcoming Derby 10k for local hospice Treetops in memory of Heather’s mum, Margaret Stanford.
02/03/2023: With local bus operators having been reporting being unable to run select services for the past few months, the numbers of HGV, bus and coach drivers could be boosted through proposed reforms to driver training rules, further supporting the UK’s vital supply chain and economic growth.
A Northern Rail Inspector at a station
02/03/2023: Train crew and station staff have revealed the worst passenger habits 'of the few that affect the many' on Northern Rail's daily services.
Joined Up Care Derbyshire
01/03/2023: An initiative run by community interest company DHU Healthcare aimed at providing additional primary care appointments in Derbyshire to support with greater demand in winter is expanding to more areas, relieving pressure on the health system
01/03/2023: Maggie Throup, Member of Parliament for Erewash, is encouraging residents and businesses in Erewash to pledge to do their bit to clear up litter during the Great British Spring Clean 2023.
01/03/2023: A community shuttle that will carry passengers around Ilkeston Town Centre looks set to be an electric eight-seater minibus with additional capacity for wheelchair access.
01/03/2023: Smokers in Derbyshire are being urged to give quitting a go ahead of No Smoking Day as research shows those who smoke are more likely to develop dementia.