Draycott News

15/11/2018: Derbyshire County Council is warning road users to take care on the borough's highways after a spate of thefts of metal grates from roadside gutters.
31/10/2018: A borough convenience store and Post Office is through to the finals of the Independent Achievers Academy (IAA awards) and the winners will be announced at the IAA gala dinner in London on 22 November.
25/10/2018: Draycott has become the first in Erewash to win an outstanding Gold Medal in the national finals of Britain in Bloom.
17/10/2018: All Police Safer Neighbourhood teams in Erewash are now on Facebook to keep residents informed of policing issues in the borough.
13/10/2018: Derby County mascot Ewie cheered on hundreds of primary pupils who took part in a girls’ football festival organised by Erewash School Sport Partnership.
21/09/2018: News of the outstanding success for the borough was announced on Wednesday 19 September 2018 during an awards ceremony at Newark Showground.
28/07/2018: Children across Derbyshire including a number in Erewash are to benefit from a major schools improvement and building programme backed by county councillors.
12/06/2018: St Mary’s Church – Draycott has a Church Hall which is available for hire.
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.
13/04/2010: Are you an Oddfellow? If not - why not? The local branch is called the Pares Lodge and are celebrating their 200th anniversary in 2010. The group meets on the 2nd Monday of each month at 7:30pm at the Rose & Crown in Draycott. After a short business meeting, a number of social events are held.

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