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Armstrong Kitchens

Family-owned, placing great importance on relationships with suppliers and customers. All types of kitchens in stock and with a state-of-the-art showroom and supply & fitting services available.

Address: 11 Park Road, Ilkeston, Derbyshire. DE7 5DA
Telephone: 0115 944 4373
Armstrong's Mill

Shopping for bigger brands at better prices, all under one roof!  

Address: Middleton Street, Ilkeston, Derbyshire. DE7 5TT
Telephone: 0115 932 4913
Beacon Bingo (Ritz Bingo & Social Club)

One of the best traditional style bingo clubs around boasting both well-stocked snack and licensed bars.  Now you can enjoy bingo with breakfast or breakfast with bingo at this local, warm and friendly bingo club, ready to welcome you into a family atmosphere where everyone knows your name and makes you feel like you belong.

Address: South St, Ilkeston. DE7 5QT
Telephone: 0115 932 5576
Butler's Window Cleaning Services

Is it time to clean those windows?  Pick up a bucket and squeegy or call Butler's Window Cleaning Services!  Fully insured with 10 years experience in domestic and commercial cleaning of uPVC windows, fascias, guttering, soffits and conservatory roofs.  Call Jordan on 07932 065022 or find us on Facebook - Jordan Butler's Window Cleaning Services.

Address: Ilkeston Road, Ilkeston.
Telephone: 07932 065022
Chambers Pet Supplies

Ilkeston pet food supplier, specialising in both bulk & standard sized pet food for dogs, cats, rabbits, poultry & wild birdseed. 

Address: 78-82 Bath Street, Ilkeston. DE7 8FE
Telephone: 0115 932 8646

We pride ourselves in supplying and installing quality glazing products at competitive prices. Whether undertaking work on behalf of commercial or domestic customers, we complete all jobs to the highest of standards with a short turnaround. All UPVC windows and composite doors are energy efficient, retaining heating and minimising heat loss.

Address: Unit 5 Greens Court, Manners Industrial Estate, Ilkeston, Derbyshire, DE7 8EF
Telephone: 0115 930 7006 / 07918 034184
Creative Occasions

For great classic tasting cakes and original icing designs with free local delivery

Address: 15 Nottingham Road, Ilkeston, Derbyshire. DE7 5RF
Telephone: 0115 944 1292/07814 313 865
Derby College

A new £10m campus is now open on the former Magistrates Court site at Pimlico with around 800 students and 200 staff on site offering a wide range of courses and apprenticeships.  

Address: 2 Pimlico, Ilkeston, Derbyshire. DE7 5HZ
Telephone: 0800 028 0289
Derbyshire County Council


Address: County Hall, Matlock, Derbyshire. DE4 3AG
Telephone: 01629 533190
Erewash Community Transport

Erewash Community Transport - a non-profit making organisation - offers affordable, accessible transport to anyone in and around Erewash Borough area; who cannot access regular public transport.  These include: Dial-A-Bus - accessible shopping service available throughout the Erewash Borough, Contract Services - regular transport to suit individual needs, Group transport - available for use by community groups and aCTive Travel - subsidised service designed to provide transport to access health and wellbeing appointments in Erewash.

Address: 1 Hallam Fields Rd, Ilkeston DE7 4AZ
Telephone: 0115 930 9134
Frank Knighton

A local family business with a strong reputation for top quality workmanship combined with excellent customer service. Spacious showrooms in Ilkeston, Derby and Nottingham.  Visit the Ilkeston showroom for a massive range of suites, chairs and dining furniture.

Address: Wood Street, off Station Road, Ilkeston. DE7 8GE
Telephone: 0115 932 9590
Furry Tails Dog Grooming

If you want your dog prettified (yes, that’s a word), or just washed and trimmed, then Furry Tails does just that!  Located on Wharncliffe Road, just a couple of minutes away from Bath Street (just along the road that goes out between HSBC and 63 Barber’s, then ’round the corner), this new business is run by a lovely couple-team.  They are IPG Certified, and look forward to meeting lots of beautiful dogs from around the area.

Address: 101 Wharncliffe Road, Ilkeston DE7 5HF
Telephone: 07763 693662
G. Wathall & Son Ltd

Helen Wathall is the Managing Director who represents the fifth generation of the family business, established back in 1858. Over the years Wathalls have always prided themselves in offering a very high standard of service. Today there are over 30 members of staff providing the traditional, dignified, quality of service, which the people of Derby and the surrounding areas have come to expect – 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Address: 8 Nottingham Road, Borrowash, Derby. DE72 3JU
Telephone: 01332 986770
Harpur & Finch

A magical mix of fine homewares, gifts and accessories to inspire you, and a nostalgic parlour where sweet niceties are served to delight. We invite you to join us to peruse our enchanting shop and partake in tea and cake!

Address: 66 Bath Street, Ilkeston, DE7 8AJ
Telephone: 0115 9300 205
Homesford Tea Rooms

At The Homesford Tea Rooms, we specialise in traditional Derbyshire food, served with specialist tea and coffee. Drop in to sample signature dishes such as 'Turnditch Tiger Tart' or 'Wirksworth Thor' Cake, which may be part of the 'Derbyshire Afternoon Tea' or why not try the 'Mesters Afternoon Tea' for those with a heartier appetite?

Address: On the A6, Homesford, near Matlock, DE4 5HJ
Telephone: 07495 070280 (evenings 01629 822031)
Ilkeston Peugeot & Citroen Breakers

"We break 'em, not make 'em" - specialists in the breaking and dismantling of Citroen and Peugeot vehicles with over 20 years of industry experience, with a professional and competitively priced service and top prices.  All vehicles are legally scrapped and recycled, with a certificate of destruction issued to all customers where necessary.  Collection service also available.

Address: Weighbridge Yard, Shilo Way, Awsworth, Nottingham, NG16 2RE
Telephone: 0115 930 0588
Ilkeston Plumbing & Heating Supplies

For all your plumbing and heating requirements, with a variety of modern bathroom fixtures and fittings on display, plus a wide range of plumbing accessories and combi boilers.  Trade counter available.

Address: Unit 17-18 Solomon Road, Ilkeston. DE7 5UA
Telephone: 0115 932 4500
Ilkeston Ply & DIY

A comprehensive range of sheet materials for all types of construction, from internal MDF to external WBP and marine graded ply, complimented by Ilkeston's best range of DIY focused timber and a growing range of big section and structually graded timber for tradesmen and the confident amateur.

Address: Awsworth Road, Ilkeston. DE7 8JF
Telephone: 0115 822 8645
Ilkeston Skip Hire

Specialising in skip hire, since 1964 covering the Nottingham and Derby, with friendly service and a great range of small, medium and large skips available to suit most jobs.

Address: 23 Pewitt Gardens, Westend Drive, Ilkeston, Derbyshire DE7 8TH
Telephone: 0115 930 0013
Kingsway Roofing

Ilkeston-based roofing services.

Address: Ilkeston
Telephone: 0115 944 0184
Local Music Live sponsored by Howarth Timber

Erewash Sound loves local music!  Local Music Live is part of work by the radio station to support local music in the borough, working to turn the volume up!    Erewash Sound is supporting Local Music LIve in which local singers, musicians and bands load up their audio, video, pictures, gigs and information.  Sponsored by Howarth Timber - get back on the job!  Job done!  Listen out for a new show at 7am each Sunday morning with the latest musical talent from across the UK.


Long Eaton Garage Services

A local, family run, independent garage providing MOTs and servicing - air conditioning specialists, diagnostics for most leading manufacturers, and we're a Unipart Car Care Centre too!

Sponsors of 'Melody' - the Erewash Sound Car
Address: 48 Tamworth Road, Long Eaton. NG10 3LW
Telephone: 0115 973 2643
Lost City Adventure Golf

Whatever the weather, The Lost City is open ALL year round, 7 days a week!  It has quickly become a hugely popular Nottingham destination for families, students, children's birthday parties and corporate events, and unless your group size is ten or more, you can simply come down and play - with no need to book!  Both courses are wheelchair and push-chair friendly so all adventurers can play.

Address: The Cornerhouse, Burton Street, Nottingham, NG1 4DB
Telephone: 0115 985 9455
Margi Willis Estates

Residential sales and lettings. Read what our customers have to say on our website, then pay us a visit or give us a call. Margi and her dedicated team will be ready to assist you.

Address: Unit A, The Dales Shopping Centre, The Village, West Hallam, Derbyshire, DE7 6GR.
Telephone: 0115 9305555
Martin Ogden Butchers

We really know our meat - traditionally matured and local sourced.

Address: 61 South Street, Ilkeston. DE7 5QT
Telephone: 0115 932 5341
Millhouse Garage

At Millhouse Garage of West Hallam we pride ourselves on the great service we provide to all of our customers. We understand that buying a car or van can be a daunting prospect, so we strive to make the buying process as simple and hassle-free as possible.

Address: High Lane West, West Hallam, DE7 6HQ
Telephone: 0115 9302839 / 07732 408617
MJP Electrical Services

Friendly Professional Advice, Domestic, Commercial & Industrial, Installation and Maintenance, Rewires, Lighting, Power, Portable Appliance Testing.

Address: Kingston Avenue, Hallam Fields, Ilkeston. DE7 4BA
Telephone: 0115 854 1043
Orchard Kitchens

Manufacturers, designers and installers of superior quality kitchens and bedrooms. 

Sponsors of the Erewash Sound Weather Forecast - heard after each news bulletin.

Address: Lower Granby Street, Ilkeston. DE7 8DJ
Telephone: 0115 930 8408
Park Foster Care

Park Foster Care is a medium-sized independent fostering agency, rated ‘Good’ by Ofsted under the new framework. Our sole aim is to provide warm, safe, nurturing placements for children who cannot live with their families.  58 fostering families, 85 foster children in placement, working with 70 local authorities including Central England and the East Midlands, supporting families to look after children from 0-18years.

Address: APV House, Parkhouse Industrial Estate, Speedwell Road, Newcastle, Stoke-on-Trent. ST5 7RG
Telephone: 01782 569500
PDL Fabrication Specialists Ltd

General fabrications of wrought iron gates railings, stainless steel, aluminium and mild steel products and bespoke log burner barbecues made from gas cylinders as well as other designs too.

Address: 276 Cotmanhay Road, Ilkeston, DE7 8NE
Telephone: 07972 132718
Prime Plumbing Services

Offering a complete range of domestic plumbing solutions, full central heating and bathroom installations with high standards of workmanship.  A family run business with many recommendations and repeat business.  A Derbyshire Trusted Trader.

Address: 78 Heanor Road, Smalley, Ilkeston, Derbyshire. DE7 6DX.
Telephone: 07771 855045 / 0800 0016 771
Richdale Sofas

Proud to have built a great reputation both locally and beyond for quality furniture and offering excellent service, at excellent prices.

Address: The Chapel Building, Lenton Street, Sandiacre. NG10 5DJ
Telephone: 0115 939 6172
Rob's Chippy - The Model Fishbar

Open 1130-1330, 1700-2200, delivering Thursday Friday 1130-1330 and Saturday 1130-1400

Address: 148 Cotmanhay Road, Ilkeston
Telephone: 0115 932 0221

A charity, the RSPCA is the oldest and largest animal welfare organisation in the world and is one of the largest charities in the UK, with well over 1,500 employees, caring for animals and their welfare.  Visit their shops in Long Eaton, Derby and Nottingham and their nearest Animal Shelter on Abbey Street in Derby.

Address: Wilberforce Way, Southwater, Horsham, West Sussex. RH13 9RS
Telephone: 0300 123 0346
Sandiacre Court Care Centre

A purpose-built care centre, all are welcome including residents' family and friends. The site has 81 beds over three floors comprising Nursing, Residential, Respite and Dementia care, easily accessible for residents to find company or a quiet corner.

Address: Derby Road, Sandiacre, Nottingham, NG10 5GT
Telephone: 0115 896 3940
Spring Fresh

A local independent cleaning company specialising in cleaning tasks requiring expertise, know-how and equipment to undertake thorough deep cleans to the optimum standard.  We use the latest products and equipment, and choose the most environmentally friendly and biodegradable products wherever possible to help keep your home or business safe from harmful chemicals.    We're a Derbyshire Trusted Trader!

Address: 10 Scarborough Avenue, Ilkeston, DE7 5GZ
Telephone: 0115 824 0347
Stacey’s Bakery

Hungry for freshly baked bread, scrumptious cakes and tasty savouries and sandwiches? Look no further!

Address: 59 South Street, Ilkeston / 100 Bath Street, Ilkeston
Telephone: 0115 932 5624 / 0115 930 1665
Statham's Carpets & Flooring

With over 20 years experience in the flooring and joinery trade, Statham & Sons supply a comprehensive range of flooring and installation services including hard wood flooring, laminate flooring, carpets, solid wood flooring and floor maintenance solutions.

Sponsors of the Erewash Sound Breakfast Show - weekdays from 7am-9:30am

Address: 25 Belper Road, West Hallam, Ilkeston, Derbyshire, DE7 6GY
Telephone: 0115 939 8517
Storage 4U

STORAGE 4U are the number one self-storage company in the East Midlands, delivering low cost, high quality secure storage solutions to households, businesses and students.  We pride ourselves on our fantastic customer service and all of our staff members will go that extra mile to ensure that your needs are met.  We offer a range of flexible payment plans and our branches are staffed 6 days per week for your convenience.

Address: Meadow Road, Derby. DE1 2BH / 122 Queens Road East, Beeston. NG9 2FD / Head Office: 100 Nuthall Road, Nottingham. NG8 5BY
Telephone: 01332 265666 / 0115 922 8355 / 0115 929 9857

Based in Ilkeston, Nottingham, Tan-U-Mission is the best tanning salon in Nottingham & Derby. High class tanning at affordable prices, with over 11 years of experience in tanning, and 2 vertical tanning stations along with a ergoline avant-garde horizontal bed.   We only use the best products and have a wide range of tanning products in store, such as, Australian Gold, Pro Tan, Power Tan and Synergy Tan Excelerators.

Address: 3a Station Road Ilkeston Nottingham DE7 5LD
Telephone: 0115 930 7300
The Project - Ilkeston

The Project is the trading arm of Arena Community, a charity located in the East Midlands that has been operating for 9 years.  The building now hosts the Workshop Cafe, vintage furniture and clothing, contemporary cushions and throws, and a large selection of smaller items including craft gifts, toiletries, along with modern mugs, teapots and similar items. Find The Project and all it has to offer in the former Woolworths store in Bath Street!

Address: 102 Bath Street, Ilkeston, Derby DE7 8PE
Telephone: 0115 944 1462
The Seven Oaks Inn, Bar & Restaurant

Bookings welcome for all kinds of events, walk-ins welcome, good for groups or parties and children. Takeaway, Catering, Table service and Outdoor seating including in our heated marquee.

Address: Lows Lane, Stanton-by-Dale, Ilkeston, DE7 4QU
Telephone: 0115 932 3189
The Taxi Man

Need a taxi? Call The Taxi Man on 9306 306 - Competitive local journeys plus airport and coastal packages available.

Address: Unit D3 The Ropewalk, Station Rd, Stanley, Ilkeston, Derbyshire DE7 5LF
Telephone: 0115 9306 306
Trade Carpets Ilkeston

Thousands of square metres of carpet and vinyl & hundreds of room size remnants in stock - open six days a week!

Address: 334a Cotmanhay Road, Ilkeston. DE7 8JW
Telephone: 07710 701179
Treetops Hospice Business Club

Sign up to our business club, show support for your local hospice, and do some ‘feel good’ businesses. Bi-monthly networking events, keep up to date with hospice news, hear speakers from the site, meet your CSR requirements, preferential places and sponsorship opportunities for Treetops events, place the Business Club logo on your website, receive a certificate and more, all for being part of a unique Business club with a local charity at the heart of it.

Address: Derby Road, Risley, Derbyshire. DE72 3SS
Telephone: 0115 949 6949
TRS Vehicle Centre

Originally set up in 1989 as a husband and wife team TRS started its identity as Trowell Recovery Services Limited based on the Motorway Services between Junctions 25 and 26 of the M1. An 18 year period has seen the family firm built up to provide all vehicle recovery, roadside and automotive requirements including servicing, air-conditioning, tyres, diagnostics and MOTs for all types of vehicles.

Address: Seven Oakes Road, Off Lowes Lane, Stanton by Dale, Ilkeston, DE7 4QU
Telephone: 0115 944 2829
Wykes, O'Donnell, Williams Solicitors

Specialists for over 30 years in providing legal services for individuals and small businesses, with a wide range of services, taking pride in developing long-term relationships with clients and a FREE first interview and home visits available on request (terms and conditions apply).  Offices in both Ilkeston and Derby with a friendly team of experienced advisors.

Sponsors of Erewash Sound Traffic & Travel!

Address: 14 Queen Street, Ilkeston. DE7 5GT
Telephone: 0115 932 8776