Labour's Derby North MP, Chris Williamson, and the Conservatives' Burton MP, Andrew Griffiths, debate whether local councillors should receive pensions on BBC Radio Derby. The government has decided to scrap them from the next elections. Colin Bloomfield referees.
Shadow Business Secretary Chuka Umunna talking to BBC Radio Derby about Bombardier and HS2, while visiting small and medium-sized businesses in Long Eaton, Derbyshire. He was asked first for his reaction on Bombardier winning the £1bn Crossrail contract.
The Derbyshire Unemployed Workers' Centres withdrew t-shirts which said trade unionists would celebrate the death of Margaret Thatcher. BBC Radio Derby asked Jon Wheale, newly chosen as Labour's parliamentary candidate for Burton and Uttoxeter, what he thought of the t-shirts.