Cotmanhay News

26/07/2021: If and when you need them, there are a few projects running in the Erewash borough which help provide basic food essentials.  To add to, or amend this list, contact us.
12/07/2021: A fourth man has now been charged with the alleged murder of a 22-year-old man following a disturbance in Ilkeston.
17/06/2021: The Cubs Nursery for two year old children and who are part of Cotmanhay Infant School have places available to start in September.
15/06/2021: Specialist Derbyshire charity Safe and Sound has expanded its weekly outreach programme into parts of Erewash in a bid to raise awareness of the support available to protect more young people from child exploitation.
Cllr Carol Hart
05/06/2021: An extra £50,000 is being allocated to groups in Derbyshire which are supporting local communities during the coronavirus pandemic with borough organisations amongst those to benefit.
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18/05/2021: As plans continue to install a state-of-the-art 4G pitch at the New Manor Ground, the home of Ilkeston Town FC, a Derbyshire-based group is appealing to local people to donate pre-loved football boots of any kind so that members of the Ilkeston Town Academy can have suitable 4G pitch-friendly footwear.
From left, Growing Lives community project participant Danny, with workshop manager Vitor Azevedo and participant Wayne. The scheme, based in Cotmanhay, Derbyshire, has been extended for two more years, with mentors set to be recruited to help new starter
11/05/2021: An Ilkeston community project which helps homeless people rebuild their lives by teaching them skills for the workplace is planning to introduce a mentoring scheme and head into the countryside to get closer to nature after its funding was extended for two more years. 
01/05/2021: A student on the WCG Prince's Trust team programme in Ilkeston has issued an appeal for donations to assist with work in the area.
07/04/2021: Here is some useful information and links to support services within Erewash and Derbyshire.
07/04/2021: Supporting our community, the Cotmanhay Community Shop is open each Wednesday from 11:30am to 1:30pm.