Borrowash News

12/04/2021: There will be 37 candidates standing in the Erewash area at next month’s Derbyshire County Council elections, which take place on Thursday 6 May.
31/03/2021: Despite the ongoing restrictions, Derbyshire County Council is staging some Easter events, many being on-line but with all activities being COVID-secure and following the latest Government guidance.
22/03/2021: More than 86,000 poll cards in total will be hand-delivered across Erewash between 26 March and 8 April to residents who are on the voting register.
15/03/2021: Erewash residents are reminded that they must be registered by Monday 19 April to have their right to vote in the local elections on 6 May.
A sneak preview of the Wathall's Ram
12/03/2021: Wathall’s, which is the longest-established independent funeral directors in the area, have revealed a sneak preview of the sculpture which the company has sponsored as part of this summer’s Derby Ram Trail.
Artstone workshop
18/02/2021: A firm of funeral directors with a base in Erewash has expanded a service it is able to offer local families. 
05/02/2021: A spokesperson for the UK's largest gas distribution network has given a potentially surprising response after a number of reports of gas were made from the Ockbrook & Borrowash area.
Art Stone Memorials
02/02/2021: With several ‘red letter’ days such as Valentines and Mother’s Day approaching but no end to lockdown in sight, local stonemasons Art Stone Memorials are extending their free graveside support offer.
Child bereavement support
27/01/2021: A firm of funeral directors with a base in Borrowash, is marking Children’s Mental Health Week (Feb 1-7) by publishing a special booklet focusing on how to support children through bereavement.
Wathall's bereavement support coordinator Fay Floor, left, with Helen Wathall.
25/01/2021: A firm of funeral directors which has a base in Erewash has launched a new service to help employers better understand and support colleagues who have lost a loved one.