Building work has begun on 75 new homes in a village on the main road between Ashbourne and Derby. Developer Avant Homes has commenced construction on a residential development site in Brailsford. Its Cotton Yard scheme is just off the A52 main road that runs through the village. Two-, three-, four- and five-bedroom homes will be built in 10 different house types. Debby Pavitt, Avant's sales and marketing director, said: "We’re hugely excited to see works progressing at Cotton Yard and we’re expecting the first homes to be ready in the autumn. "The development is in an ideal location for those looking for easy connections to Ashbourne, Derby and Sheffield, whilst providing countryside living at its finest. “There will be a wide range of homes available and I’m looking forward to announcing the opening of the show homes in due course so prospective buyers can come and see the Avant difference for themselves.” As part of the planning for the development, … [Read more...] about Scores of new homes being built off the A52 near Derby
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Melissa E. Holsman and Miranda Moore Treasure Coast Newspapers Published 5:07 PM EDT Apr 5, 2019 STUART, Fla. - Blue collar to billionaires. Millennials to baby boomers. “Boy next door.” These descriptions characterize many of the nearly 300 men accused of buying sex during a day spa prostitution crackdown that began last July and ended with law enforcement announcing hundreds of arrests in February. “These men are all ages and from all walks of life,” said Bruce Colton, the state attorney for the 19th Judicial Circuit, which covers Florida counties of Martin, St. Lucie, Okeechobee and Indian River. “There’s people out building houses every day and people who are retired and billionaires,” he said. “There’s no limit as to who these people are.” More: How Florida police snared nearly 300 — including Robert Kraft — at spas used for sex trafficking Police in Jupiter, Martin and Indian … [Read more...] about Besides Robert Kraft, who are men in Florida sex-for-pay spa sting?
Downing Street hopes to delay any Conservative party leadership contest until October in a move that will hamper the campaigns of established candidates such as Boris Johnson, Jeremy Hunt and Sajid Javid. As Tory contenders began manoeuvres this weekend to replace Theresa May after the third defeat of her Brexit deal, sources confirmed that those close to her will push for a new prime minister to be chosen after the party’s conference at the end of September. While her allies insist this would give May a dignified exit, others point out it would give time to settle on a candidate from a younger generation to come through to take on the established rank of leadership hopefuls. A second tier of contenders has emerged, which includes the Tories’ deputy chair, James Cleverly, who has been urged by colleagues to stand, sources said. Other names being put forward include Tom Tugendhat, the chair of the foreign affairs select committee, and the former army captain Johnny Mercer. … [Read more...] about No 10 hopes to delay Tory leadership contest until October
Tory MPs are warning Theresa May they will resist any attempt by the Prime Minister to call a snap general election in a bid to end the Brexit crisis engulfing the party.MPs from both the pro-Brexit and pro-EU wings of the party warned they could face an electoral disaster if she goes to the country early.Downing Street aides have signalled the Prime Minister will make another last-ditch attempt to get her deal through the Commons after it was voted down for a third time on Friday.Following the vote, Mrs May said there would be “grave” implications and, in a hint at a general election, warned they were “reaching the limits of this process in this House”.Her comments set alarm bells ringing among MPs who fear the party is in no state to fight an election.Mrs May would effectively be a lame duck leader – having said she will stand down once she has got Brexit through – and voters would be voting “blind” not knowing who her successor would … [Read more...] about Heavyweights gear up for potential leadership bid as Tories warn May against snap general election
The new Old Trafford boss has said he always felt at home at Manchester United. Well just wait until Ole Gunnar Solskjaer and family get settled into this stunning Cheshire property, which he began building in 2007. The United legend called Bramhall, in Stockport, home with wife Silje and their children for much of his time with the Red Devils. However they did purchase another property on the outskirts of Alderley Edge, knocking down a cottage and building a Scandinavian-style "eco mansion". When his time at the club came to an end, their family moved to Norway where he was coach of Molde - eventually deciding to sell the property. Read more of today's top stories Located in Nether Alderley, near Knutsford, it went on the market in 2016, but a buyer could not be found. As a result the home has been rented out, reportedly to Liverpool defender Virgil Van Dijk. But today Solskjaer, speaking to MUTV, appeared to confirm he would be returning to live in the property with wife. "We have … [Read more...] about Welcome home, Ole: Inside Manchester United manager’s stunning mansion