Borough Wide News

09/10/2019: Derbyshire Constabulary has been allocated an additional 85 police officers in the first round of the national uplift announced by the Government last month.
Melanie Mallinson and Wayne Major
09/10/2019: A go-ahead partnership between Erewash Borough Council and Citizens Advice has been further strengthened to help people who are struggling to pay their council tax.
09/10/2019: An Ilkeston woman has been made to pay more than £800 for twice dumping waste in the borough.
08/10/2019: Public safety partners have met to discuss the progress being made to reduce crime across Derbyshire.
08/10/2019: An initiative commissioned by Erewash Borough Council aims to deter school pupils from committing crimes.
05/10/2019: Schoolchildren, local residents and business representatives have all been honoured in another outstanding year for the Erewash in Bloom awards.
05/10/2019: Thousands of youngsters across Erewash took part in a countywide event aimed at inspiring  schoolchildren to be more active.
05/10/2019: The Derbyshire Mental Health Forum has announced that it is at an advanced stage in the process to becoming part of Erewash Voluntary Action CVS.
05/10/2019: Dementia-friendly walks will begin at West Park in Long Eaton this month to help those living with dementia and their carers to enjoy exercise outdoors.
Erewash MP Maggie Throup
05/10/2019: Erewash MP Maggie Throup has given her support to the Domestic Abuse Bill which received its second reading in the House of Commons on Wednesday 2nd October.  Ms Throup is campaigning to strengthen the law around the parental responsibility of victims of domestic abuse.