Borough Wide News

24/06/2020: Residents are no longer being asked to avoid taking vans and trailers to the Derbyshire County Council-run recycling centre in Ilkeston (as of June 22nd) – but visitors are still only allowed in on certain days to help with social distancing.
22/06/2020: Changes are being made by Derbyshire County Council to town centres around the county to help with increasing numbers of visitors as more shops start to re-open. 
Jeff Counsell of trentbarton
22/06/2020: More trentbarton services will be back to normal running from the next two Sundays (June 21 and 28) as lockdown eases and more people seek to travel.  trentbarton has been phasing the return to pre-coronavirus levels of services, to be there when increasing numbers of customers need to get around.
22/06/2020: Small and medium size businesses getting back on their feet across the county are being reminded that they can get apprenticeship support funded by Derbyshire County Council.
22/06/2020: As the nation remains in at least a partial state of lockdown, Derbyshire County Council is offering the chance for local residents to boost their skills levels by offering free online courses over the Summer months.
Carpet bedding in Ilkeston
22/06/2020: Erewash’s lace-making history is the inspiration behind this summer’s beautiful carpet bedding displays currently blossoming in Victoria Park, Ilkeston and outside Long Eaton Town Hall. 
22/06/2020: Sight Support Derbyshire is one of 500 winners in specialist insurer Ecclesiastical's Movement for Good awards, which is giving £1million to charities this summer. 
22/06/2020: Clinicians are thanking patients for preventing the spread of Covid-19 by wearing face coverings in GP surgeries and hospitals.
22/06/2020: Derby College Group (DCG) has been chosen by the government as one of a further 18 schools and colleges to become ‘edtech demonstrators’.
17/06/2020: Derby College Group (DCG) will hold a virtual open day on Wednesday June 24 between 2pm and 4pm for school leavers interested in applying for the first T Level programmes this September.