Draycott News

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.
ALB support for Broxtowe United
12/04/2021: A Nottingham based award-winning property developer with connections to Erewash is putting the community first by investing in a full club sponsorship deal with a renowned local football team from just outside the borough.
07/04/2021: If you are struggling with the current crisis or would just like someone to talk to please call 07375 468 005 between 10.00am and 4.00pm weekdays.
30/03/2021: Residents are being reminded to check that people they pay to remove waste are legitimate or they could face court action and huge fines for fly-tipping.
11/09/2020: A number of borough schools are set to benefits from building improvements thanks to a £1.9 million Derbyshire County Council funding initiative.
12/08/2020: Two schools in Erewash are amongst twenty five county wide set to benefit from over a total funding package of £3m for repair and maintenance works courtesy of Derbyshire County Council.
05/06/2020: All public toilets in Erewash will reopen on Monday 15 June following several weeks of lockdown due to the coronavirus crisis.
03/03/2020: A local radio station kicked off tenth anniversary celebrations by presenting the Breakfast Show live from buses travelling throughout the Erewash borough. 
03/02/2020: Draycott Millennium Green Trust have installed a Water Bottle Refill Station at the Football Pavilion on Gertrude Road, Draycott, starting to lead the way in Erewash in getting people to use reusable water bottles to reduce waste and litter.
29/01/2018: The Long Eaton & District Talking Newspaper for the Blind & Partially was founded in 1978 (40 years ago) and is a registered charity.