Current Advertisers

These local businesses are all currently benefiting from advertising on Erewash Sound. To find out how YOUR business could be joining them, click here.

Born and raised in Rhode Island, New England, Annie moved to Nottingham in 2009 and created, here in the Midlands, the perfect combination of Real Slow Cask Ales and handcrafted traditional American burgers - the Burger Shack dining and Freehouse experience was born!
Supporter of the Erewash Sound Christmas  'Thank You' campaign in aid of Ben's Den

Address: Friary St, Derby DE1 1JF and 5 Broadway, Nottingham NG1 1PR
Telephone: 0330 094 8200

Visit Armstrong's Mill on 8th and 15th December for Late Night Christmas Shopping all under one roof with all departments open until 8pm including fashion, furniture, gifts and more.   The Ilkeston store is usually open Monday to Friday 10am to 4pm, Saturday 10am-5pm and Sunday 10am to 4pm and parking is FREE! 

Address: Middleton Street, Ilkeston, Derbyshire DE7 5TT
Telephone: 0115 930 0256

Bespoke Funeral Care is the East Midlands’ premier, independently-owned, family-operated funeral care provider.  We provide families with the highest standards of care and dignity throughout, whether they want an elaborate celebration of life or a more traditional send-off for their loved one.  Our range of funeral packages start at £1,195 for an all-inclusive funeral.

Address: Bespoke House, Brussells Terrace, Ilkeston. DE7 8FG
Telephone: 0115 850 1888

A brand new show for 2021 came to West Park in Long Eaton from Wednesday 8th to Saturday 12th September with family entertainment brought to you by an international cast of performers.  A fast-paced production packed full of comedy, juggling, balancing, acrobatics, stunts and more besides.  Feel safe and enjoy the show in a COVID-secure Big Top.  Find out more about Circus Montini by clicking here.

Derby College offers apprenticeships, A-levels, technical, part-time, adult and Higher Education courses across Derby and Derbyshire.  Borough sites include those at Pimlico in Ilkeston and Broomfield Hall in Morley.

Address: 2 Pimlico, Ilkeston DE7 5JS (Pimlico) and Morley, Ilkeston DE7 6DN (Broomfield Hall)
Telephone: 0800 028 0289

Derbyshire County Council is the upper-tier local authority for the non-metropolitan county of Derbyshire, England. It has 64 councillors representing 61 divisions.

Address: County Hall, Matlock. DE4 3AG
Telephone: 01629 533190

Erewash hosts markets in both Ilkeston and Long Eaton town centres, operating from 9am to 3pm, with a wide variety of stalls, there is plenty to browse. With many foods including cheese, meat and preserves, fashion wear, greetings cards, books, haberdashery, and hundreds of products on sale, be prepared for it to take you some time!  It is not about being the cheapest, but about offering real value for money - good quality at reasonable prices, with a wide range of goods displayed in a traditional market town setting.

Address: Town Hall, Wharncliffe Road, Ilkeston, Derbyshire, DE7 5RP
Telephone: 0115 907 2244

Food poverty and social isolation have a huge impact on our community and affects people of all ages.  By bringing people together in a variety of ways we aim to reduce loneliness and increase food knowledge for better health & well being for Every One!
Supporter of the Erewash Sound Christmas 'Thank You' campaign in aid of Ben's Den

Address: c/o 12 Belvoir Close, Kirk Hallam, Ilkeston, Derby, Derbyshire DE7 4ND
Telephone: 07974 140499

View hundreds of sofas in our Ilkeston, Derby and Nottingham stores.  Cheaper than the High Street, with bespoke hand made sofas, made to measure. Call For The Best Prices. 70% Clearance Discount. Over 30 Years Experience. Free Nationwide Delivery.

Address: Wood Street Off, Station Rd, Ilkeston DE7 8GE
Telephone: 0115 930 6567

At HBW Joinery, we create stunning doors, wardrobes and staircases that will enhance and enrich your home or commercial space.  Whether you need bespoke cabinets or bar counters built– if it can be made from wood, we will be able to create construct it for you.  HBW is a relatively new company, but our carpenters have over 30 years of experience creating stunning products that will last long into the future.  If you are looking for high quality joinery services, please get in touch with us at HBW Joinery.

Address: 14 South Street, Ilkeston DE7 5QE
Telephone: 0115 972 1279

Ilkeston Life is a tabloid size publication containing news, sport, pictures, nostalgia and more. It’s a community paper and we invite you to add your touch by contributing stories, photos, letters and memories; by supporting us with your advertisements; or by helping us get copies through letterboxes.   Content is also available on-line on the Ilkeston Life website and on Facebook.

Address: The U Choose Smoothie Bar, 1 Bath Street, Ilkeston. DE7 8AH

Established since 1964 covering the Nottingham and Derby areas, with our friendly service and great range of small, medium and large skips available to suit most jobs, we operate in the domestic and commercial markets; we take great pride in providing our customers with a great value for money service as well as delivering excellent customer service and total reliability.  All permits arranged for skips that need to be situated on the highway, for driveway situated skips a permit is not needed.  Permits are fully insured and arranged by us as we are registered waste disposal and waste management carriers.

Address: 306 Heanor Rd, Ilkeston DE7 8TH
Telephone: 0115 930 0013

A cafe located in Spondon Village, just outside the Erewash borough serving delicious buffet food for all occasions.  Mostly all homemade food and cakes made by qualified chefs.
Supporter of the Erewash Sound Christmas 'Thank You' campaign in aid of Ben's Den

Address: 95 Sitwell St, Spondon, Derby DE21 7FH
Telephone: 01332 673688

Whether you want to feel fitter, lose weight or quit smoking we're here to help the people of Derbyshire to Live Life Better.  Whatever your goal, you'll be amazed how a little extra support and advice can make a big difference.  All of our friendly staff are fully trained and know how difficult it can be to make changes. That's why they'll be with you every step of the way offering support and advice.  So why wait?  Take the first steps to a happy, healthy future for you and your family.  (A Derbyshire County Council initiative)

Address: Live Life Better Derbyshire, Derbyshire County Council, Room 110, County Hall, Matlock, DE4 3AG
Telephone: 0800 085 2299 / 01629 538 200

It is back for 2021 - albeit slightly later than usual - Long Eaton Carnival is to be held on Saturday 18th September on West Park.  

The Carnival comprises of a Road Parade through the town, followed by many different displays & events.  The Parade sets of at 11am, and arrives back on the Carnival site somewhere between 12:30pm and 1:00pm. This is when the Carnival officially starts and the best bit is that it is FREE.

The Long Eaton Community Carnival Association is a group of volunteers who stage the Long Eaton Community Carnival each year.  The primary objective of the association is to involve all sections of the community in engendering community spirit by organising an annual Carnival and associated events (according to the association’s constitution).

Address: West Park, Long Eaton
Telephone: See their website for contact details

A family run business, providing quality repairs and MOTs in Long Eaton for over 20 years, a Unipart Car Care and fully approved VOSA MOT test centre, offering a genuinely friendly, personal service.  All parts fitted come with a nationwide 12000 mile or 12 month guarantee (whichever is sooner).  We cater for all cars from classic cars to modern vehicles.  Our services are tailored to you, your vehicle and your budget.  Ask us for a quote.  Loan cars available.

Sponsors of 'Melody' - the Erewash Sound car!  Long Eaton Garage Services - Erewash's only official Bosch Service Centre!

Address: 48 Tamworth Rd, Long Eaton, Nottingham NG10 3LW
Telephone: 0115 973 2643

Christmas is coming and Martin Ogden Butchers, purveyors of traditionally matured local sourced meat, in South Street, Ilkeston, offer you the chance to book your festive feast centrepiece early to avoid disappointment, from traditional turkeys to something completely different.  High-class family butchers - established in 1979.

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

For the last 15 years Richdale Sofas are proud to have built a great reputation both locally and beyond for quality furniture and offering excellent service.  As you are buying direct, you get British made quality upholstery at affordable factory direct prices & you will not find superb bespoke furniture to the same standard and quality for a cheaper price.  Designer luxury sofas without the designer price tag!

Address: The Old Co-op Building 51a Wharncliffe Road Ilkeston Derbyshire DE7 5GF
Telephone: 0115 9300050

In times of multinational car dealerships, Ron Brooks stands apart.  Remaining true to our roots as a family business which has been welcoming private and business customers for over 56 years.  We understand what it means to invest in a car.  When you visit Ron Brooks in Ilkeston or Mansfield you’ll find yourself firmly in the driving seat.  Our professional, personal approach to every customer has made us one of the most successful, trusted and respected dealerships in The Midlands.

Erewash Sound celebrates 10 years with you, with Ron Brooks Toyota, Ilkeston

Address: The Gateway, Derby Road, Ilkeston, Derbyshire DE7 5FH
Telephone: 0115 882 0226 (Sales), 0115 989 8520 (Parts), 0115 882 1593 (Service)

Sandiacre Court Care Centre is a purpose-built care centre, situated at Sandiacre, on the border between Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire, and just a few minutes away from Junction 25 of the M1.   Our home has 81 beds over three floors comprising Nursing, Residential, Respite and Dementia care.  The building is easily accessible in all areas, allowing plenty of options for residents to find company or a quiet corner depending on their wishes.

Address: Derby Rd, Sandiacre, Nottingham NG10 5GS
Telephone: 0115 8963940

An independent specialist for German car makes Audi, BMW, Mercedes and VW cars, offering main dealer levels of service at a fraction of the cost!    In business for 16 years, since day 1, our business has grown by word of mouth and that still is very much the case.  More competitive than a main dealer, but with dealer level technology, our priority is to save you money without compromise!  We can perform all routing servicing without affecting manufacturer warranties and can update your digital service book too! 

We also offer vehicle air condition sanitisation - when left without proper cleaning, your air-con will recyle germs and viruses, including flu, the common cold and, from anyone who may have been in the car carrying, but possibly asymptomatic with COVID-19.  Free customer loan cars, free valet with every visit and with a customer retention rate of 98.9%, we care passionately about everything we do.

Sports Tech want to buy YOUR quality German car.  If you have a high-end German car that you want to sell, get in touch, then come and have a chat!  We offer the best price possible.  To start the conversation, visit

Address: Unit 3, Griffon Court, Griffon Rd, Quarry Hill Industrial Estate, Ilkeston DE7 4RF
Telephone: 0115 930 9594

Click and Collect available in-store, or have our delicious treats delivered to you!   We have collection timeslots available each day, on top of our weekly deliveries.   Try our new Vegan range!  We also have stores in Heanor and Eastwood.

Sponsors of Vital Statistics, Tuesday and Thursday on the Erewash Sound Breakfast Show

Address: 59 South St, Ilkeston DE7 5QT or 100 Bath St, Ilkeston DE7 8FE
Telephone: 0115 932 5624 or 0115 930 1665

Our mission is to offer a friendly, reliable and respectful taxi service; to be polite and courteous to our customers; to offer a very competitive fixed price structure for airport transfers, coastal runs etc.  We will endeavour to present our vehicles in a clean and tidy manner.  Our aim is to meet the needs of our customers' various requirements and we will make every effort to be punctual.  Need a taxi?  Call 9 306, 306!

Address: Unit D3, Ropewalk Industrial Estate, ​The Ropewalk, Ilkeston, Derbyshire. DE7 5HX
Telephone: 0115 9 306 306

Treetops Hospice provides nursing care and emotional support for anyone affected by a life-limiting illness or bereavement in Derby, Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire. Treetops supports people with illnesses such as cancer, motor neurone disease and multiple sclerosis.  It also supports their carers and families.

Address: Derby Rd, Risley DE72 3SS
Telephone: 0115 949 1264

Helen Wathall is the Managing Director who represents the fifth generation of the family business, established back in 1858.  Over the years we have always prided ourselves 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

Part of the TL Darby Group, established as a franchise dealer in Burton-upon-Trent for over 50 years, during this time we’ve developed a reputation for customer excellence and satisfaction.

At WE BUY CARZ, we want to ensure that we offer you the best price for your car and will beat any like for like valuation by £100 GUARANTEED - all makes and models!  To get started, simply enter your vehicle registration, mileage and contact information into the valuation calculator and one of our friendly buyers will be in touch as soon as we receive your details, to provide you with a no obligation valuation. 

If you are happy to proceed, we will then arrange an appointment to view your car.  How easy is that? 

Fairest price - fast, best price - guaranteed, secure payment for your vehicle, no hidden admin fees.

Address: Unit 5 Eighth Avenue, Burton on Trent, Staffordshire, DE14 2WG
Telephone: 07736 287 299