Erewash News

16/01/2017: A Kirk Hallam Community Academy student is celebrating after winning a national wheelchair tennis title – just 14 months after taking up the sport.  Dahnon Ward is the British Wheelchair Tennis Division Two champion, for 11 to 14 year olds, beating boys who had represented their countries...
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16/01/2017: A court has agreed with Erewash Borough Council’s decision to refuse to grant a hackney carriage/private hire driving licence to a Derby man on the grounds that he was not a fit and proper person to hold a licence.
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16/01/2017: Health and social care patient watchdog Healthwatch Derbyshire has teamed up with a leading national charity, MacIntyre, to launch a pilot programme involving local people with learning disabilities taking part in unannounced visits to care homes across the county.
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16/01/2017: Community and voluntary groups in Erewash have another chance to apply for grants of up to £2,000 to help them with their work in the borough.
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16/01/2017: Landscape artworks based on the industrial archaeology of the area around Ilkeston and Shipley are at the centre of a new ‘Painting Local Light’ exhibition by local artist John Shiels at Erewash Museum’s Lally Gallery from Saturday 21 January.
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16/01/2017: Three rural community projects were set to share a funding payout of nearly £15,000 as part of Erewash Borough Council’s Rural Grants Scheme recently.
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13/01/2017: Ilkeston Scala Cinema Listings: screenings for 7 days from Friday 13th January 2017.
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04/01/2017: Local police officers are trying to trace a taxi driver who allegedly assaulted a woman in the early hours of New Years Day.
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04/01/2017: Derby College’s pre-school nursery based at the Broomfield Hall campus in Morley has been rated ‘Outstanding’ by Ofsted inspectors in all areas of its work.
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04/01/2017: Are you having a clear out after Christmas? If you unearth any broken or unwanted electricals they could win you a cash prize. Dig them out and take them to your local household waste recycling centre for your chance to win one of fifteen £100 cash prizes.
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