Borough Wide News

21/11/2022: Winter is with us and there is a jam-packed Christmas market being held on Saturday 3rd December to help to get you in the mood for the festive season!
Chief Executive of the East Midlands Chamber - Scott Knowles
21/11/2022: East Midlands Chamber is urging businesses in Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire to get their voices heard by taking part in a consultation over devolution plans. 
21/11/2022: Christ Church, for Cotmanhay and Shipley, which is based on Vicarage Street in Cotmanhay, is open every Tuesday from 10am to 4pm as a warm space for anyone who is struggling to heat their home.  Hot drinks will be provided along with biscuits by morning and with toast and soup for lunch with hot drinks continuing to be available through the afternoon. 
PCC Angelique Foster with a Community Speed Watch team
21/11/2022: Derbyshire Police and Crime Commissioner Angelique Foster has praised the contribution of the county's road safety volunteers during a special event celebrating the success of the scheme.
21/11/2022: Awareness of the Long Eaton Town Deal is set to rise as branded waste freighters hit the road.
21/11/2022: Northern, which runs rail services through Ilkeston Railway Station, is warning customers that because of strike action by train driver's union ASLEF on Saturday 26th November, the train operator cannot operate any services across its network.
21/11/2022: Tree maintenance work set to take place at Victoria Park will allow the award-winning park to continue to flourish as a well-loved outdoor space.
The PCC and Chief Constable
21/11/2022: Derbyshire Police and Crime Commissioner Angelique Foster has praised the innovative work of the force and partners in delivering a first-class service to victims of burglary.
21/11/2022: Ilkeston W.I are holding a Christmas Fair at The Green Spire Church, Wharncliffe Road, Ilkeston on Saturday 26th November from 10am to 1pm with an official opening by the Deputy Mayor, Councillor Chris Corbett at 10am. Admission is free.  On entry, you'll be able to see a range of stalls including a tombola, a cake stall, hand made crafts, a bottle stall, handbags, scarves, Christmas gifts and a raffle plus much more. Refreshments will be available.
Helen Wathall
21/11/2022: A special early evening Service of Remembrance and Hope will be held at Derby Cathedral on Thursday 8th December, organised by family-owned funeral directors, Wathall’s.