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08/12/2023: Ilkeston Scala Cinema Listings: Bookings are now available for the films below. 
08/12/2023: Erewash Sound is pleased and proud to present the latest draw results from the Treetops Hospice Lottery.
05/12/2023: A campaign to boost the wellbeing of residents and get them fitter has made healthy progress this year, according to the Erewash council team behind the drive.
Treetops Hospice Light up a Life Event 2023
05/12/2023: Hundreds of people came together at Treetops Hospice on Sunday 3rd December to take a moment during the festive period to remember their loved ones.
Heather-Ann Pedley
04/12/2023: A Derby College Group (DCG) apprentice has been honoured with a prestigious national award of 'Learner of the Year' as 'Best Animal Care and Management Apprentice'.
04/12/2023: Northern, which runs services through Ilkeston Railway Station, has reported that the number of dangerous attacks on its trains is down almost 90% in the last 12 months, with the number of recorded incidents at just eight - although none were on services covering the borough. Last year, the number was 69.
01/12/2023: A crunch borough council meeting was halted recently after a dramatic 11th hour intervention by Michael Gove to ban the borough from revamping its overall development strategy.
01/12/2023: A Christmas boost has been lined up for Erewash shoppers and businesses by the borough council – which is to suspend charges in three key town centre car parks for a fortnight.
Maggie Throup MP
01/12/2023: Maggie Throup, Member of Parliament for Erewash, recently joined fellow MPs at a Parliamentary reception held in Speaker’s House to pay tribute to the music icon Sir Elton John and the personal contribution he made to the fight against HIV/AIDS.
30/11/2023: Rail passengers travelling between Birmingham, Derby and Nottingham will soon benefit from more frequent, more reliable train services.