Borrowash News

07/10/2021: People who don’t use computers, or who want to get more out of their computer, are being encouraged by Derbyshire libraries to join the digital world during Get Online Week from 18 to 24 October 2021.
Helen Wathall
20/09/2021: The managing director of a firm of funeral directors which has a base in Erewash has said that the pandemic has encouraged more people to make online pledges. 
16/09/2021: The shortlist for a prestigious awards scheme recognising the achievements and good practice of people working in libraries has named Derbyshire County Council staff and services three times.
10/09/2021: Now’s the time to grab your chance and gain some extra cash, up to a maximum of £2,000, for voluntary groups or organisations, as the second round of funding from Erewash Borough Council’s Community Grant scheme is now open.
06/09/2021: Local groups interested in running a community library are being asked to step forward to find out more from Derbyshire County Council.
20/08/2021: During lockdown, a borough man has been working with local schools, families, groups and charities to refurbish old IT equipment to provide access to those without.
20/08/2021: A unique local bereavement support programme is returning to face-to-face meetings and interaction and welcoming new members for the first time since the start of the pandemic.
18/08/2021: Derbyshire County Council is making it even easier to pick up Covid 19 test kits as it makes them available in libraries and mobile library vans.
Clive Lawrence with mum and brother
03/08/2021: An Erewash-based charity is appealing for fitness enthusiasts to join its fundraising team for the highly-anticipated return of the Derby 10k
The newly installed partnership sign on the A52 bridge connecting Borrowash with Ockbrook
31/07/2021: Signs are approaching of a conclusion to a dispute over the removal of inspirational posters and messages which have been put on bridges over the A52 in Borrowash.