Ilkeston News

Tina and Phil from Poppy PR
16/01/2021: An award-winning East Midlands PR Boss has hired an experienced journalist and PR professional, to provide on-call support for her expanding client list.
Students studying with laptops.
12/01/2021: Derby College Group (DCG) has launched a new student-led initiative to further enhance the quality and effectiveness of using technology in face-to-face and virtual teaching, learning and assessment.
08/01/2021: Derby College Group (DCG) has announced its plans for lockdown to ensure students who need to access online learning and resources at college can do so safely.
31/12/2020: An Ilkeston woman is to have her hair shaved off for charity in memory of family members lost after battling cancer.
23/12/2020: A Sandiacre woman is mourning the loss of her partner to coronavirus aged just 38.
Sinfonia Viva brass quintet
23/12/2020: A brass quintet from Derby-based Sinfonia Viva – the East Midlands’ award-winning professional orchestra – has performed an outdoor concert of Christmas favourites in Ilkeston.
A raft of gifts and goodies provided by Erewash Sound listeners
16/12/2020: From an emotional plea to the community through Erewash Sound asking them to bring a little Christmas Cheer to the residents at Canal Vue, to a room full of gifts, the community of Ilkeston pulled together to make a difference.
Bev Crighton from the Erewash Partnership
16/12/2020: A university academic specialising in business has been elected as the new chair of enterprise agency Erewash Partnership.
Department for Transport
15/12/2020: A support package worth up to £3million that will enable coach operators to provide additional scheduled services over the Christmas travel window, has been announced by Transport Secretary Grant Shapps.  
11/12/2020: Following a visit to the Arena Foodbank back in the Summer of 2018, the crews from Ilkeston Fire Station were overwhelmed by the generosity and good will from our local community and the wonderful volunteers who help out.