Cotmanhay News

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16/01/2023: The POD, formerly the Abbotsford Community Centre, which is run by Parkside High CIC is running an informal community drop in for all local residents from the Ilkeston, Cotmanhay and Kirk Hallam areas on Tuesdays from 6:00pm to 8:00pm until 28th February 2023.
02/12/2022: Residents are invited to sign up to learn something new with Derbyshire County Council’s Adult Community Education Service.
21/11/2022: Christ Church, for Cotmanhay and Shipley, which is based on Vicarage Street in Cotmanhay, is open every Tuesday from 10am to 4pm as a warm space for anyone who is struggling to heat their home.  Hot drinks will be provided along with biscuits by morning and with toast and soup for lunch with hot drinks continuing to be available through the afternoon. 
25/08/2022: Police officers in Erewash have issued video footage of the moment that a 19 year old drug dealer crashed a motorbike, seriously injuring a 19 year old pillion passenger.
An Ilkeston Safer Neighbourhood Team Officer, Cllr Carol Hart and Angelique Foster
25/07/2022: Derbyshire Police and Crime Commissioner Angelique Foster has secured more than £1million to improve safety and reduce the fear of crime in Erewash and Derby City communities.
Real Life Options logo
20/01/2022: Real Life Options is an organisation building services from a base in Ilkeston.  First established in 1992, and with a head office in Knottingley, West Yorkshire, the lead organisation was set up to support and empower people with learning disabilities and autism to have more choice and greater control over their lives.
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.
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.
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.