Borough Wide News

13/09/2019: The number of people in work in the East Midlands remained steady in the months from May to July, following a previous rise in the April to June period, according to the latest set of figures.
12/09/2019: Plans for a new care home in Cotmanhay have moved a step closer.
12/09/2019: Officers investigating the burglary of a significant amount of gardening equipment are appealing for information.
Do you know who this man is?  Police believe that he can help them with inquiries
10/09/2019: Derbyshire Police officers would like to speak with the man (pictured) about an assault in Sawley on the evening of Sunday, 25 August, as they believe he may be able to help with their enquiries.
10/09/2019: Residents of Erewash and beyond are being encouraged to 'Light Up A Life' at the beginning of December and sponsor a light on the Treetops Hospice Christmas Tree in memory of a friend or relative.
10/09/2019: Ilkeston Folk and Blues Club meets every every Wednesday at the Festival Inn, Trowell from 8:30pm.
10/09/2019: Enterprising groups across the county are cashing in with successful applications to Derbyshire County Council’s Action Grants scheme to help with their activities. 
09/09/2019: September traditionally marks the start of Autumn and trade associations UK and Ireland Fuel Distributors Association (UKIFDA) and OFTEC have joined forces to launch their ‘Get Winter Ready’ campaign.
07/09/2019: Erewash MP Maggie Throup has been successful in her campaign to have Long Eaton included as one of a hundred ‘places’ that are to be invited to submit proposals to the Government for a Town Deal as part of the £3.6 billion Towns Fund announced by the Prime Minister, the Rt. Hon. Boris Johnson MP, in July 2019.
07/09/2019: On Thursday 5 September 2019, Derbyshire Fire & Rescue Service held its annual awards ceremony at the Proact Stadium, Chesterfield, honouring individuals who have completed 20, 30 and 40 years’ good conduct and long service, including a number of borough based fire officers.