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Search for missing Chesterfield man

Missing: Timonty Woodgate

Police are appealing for help in their search for 35-year-old Timothy Woodgate , who was last seen in the area of Archdale Close in Chesterfield on Thursday, November 24th at 6am.

He was last seen wearing a green jacket, beige jumper and Nike trainers. He's 6ft 1ins tall with greying short hair.

Anyone who has seen Mr Woodgate or knows of his whereabouts is asked to contact Derbyshire police on 101.

Women against 'state pension inequality' to protest in Chesterfield

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Campaigners against changes to the state pension age for women born in the 1950s will hold a protest in Chesterfield today.

Members of the Women Against State Pension Inequality (WASPI) say the speed at which the change was introduced to increase the age to 65 in 1995, did not give women the chance to make plans for retirement.

The group does not want the pension age to revert back to 60, but wants a a 'bridging' pension to cover the gap from age 60 until State Pension Age - not means-tested and with compensation for losses for those women who have already reached their SPA.

The march in New Square will be addressed by Chesterfield MP Toby Perkins, Natascha Engel, the MP for North East Derbyshire and Dennis Skinner, the veteran Labour MP for Bolsover.

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