Conservatives deliver on Chesterfield referendum pledge

Chesterfield residents could soon be asked for their views on membership of the Sheffield City Region in a local referendum delivered by the new Conservative-run County Council.

Chesterfield Borough Council wants to become a full member of the Sheffield City Region, which will be led by an elected mayor.

Watch the video above to see Derbyshire County Council Leader Councillor Barry Lewis talkĀ of proposals for a referendum so that residents of the Derbyshire town can have their say.