Borrowash News

26/06/2021: Adult outdoor walking football is held at the Ashbrook Centre, Ashbrook Avenue, Borrowash (DE72 3JE) every Tuesday from 1:00pm to 3:00pm. The cost is £2 per session for participants, but spectators are welcome so bring a chair, come along and have a chat.
17/06/2021: Talks are underway to try and save Ockbrook School.
07/06/2021: A firm of funeral directors which has a base in Erewash has created an illustrated activity book to support children and young people who have lost a loved one.
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07/05/2021: Updated: 0938 8th MayErewash Sound brings you a summary of the results from the relevant local elections as they come in.
Park Medical and Overdale surgeries staff complete fundraising challenge
04/05/2021: Frontline NHS workers from two Derbyshire GP practices are in a head-to-head fitness battle which is raising funds for end-of-life charity Treetops Hospice.
01/05/2021: Derbyshire Wildlife Trust has just announced they have recruited a member of staff dedicated to peregrine protection thanks to funding from the Government’s Green Recovery Challenge Fund.
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.
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.