Ilkeston News

03/09/2019: A new timetable detailing revised opening hours at Derbyshire County Council libraries will be introduced at the end of this month.
03/09/2019: A race night held at The New Manor Ground, the home of Ilkeston Town FC on Saturday 31st August in aid of the Nightingale Macmillan Unit at the Royal Derby Hospital, has been declared a resounding success.
30/08/2019: A dog walker has been made to pay out almost £230 for failing to pay a fixed penalty notice issued for neglecting to keep the dog on its lead in a restricted area.
30/08/2019: A exhibition created by an Ilkeston-based project is to be exhibited at a festival in Wirksworth in early September.
29/08/2019: An Ilkeston woman is now more than £750 out of pocket after she admitted dumping waste – including two sofas – in her neighbour’s garden on three occasions.
29/08/2019: A magical day of fairy themed activities and live shows will take place at Erewash Museum when the Enchanted Garden event returns on Saturday 14 September between 10.30am and 3.30pm.
ilkeston flyer every 12 mins: (l-r) ilkeston flyer driver Mat Simmons and team leader Leeann Shearer
29/08/2019: Ilkeston is to get a more frequent flyer service thanks to trentbarton adding another bus to the fleet, improving ilkeston flyer’s frequency to every 12 minutes.
Lauren Burns
26/08/2019: Mother-of-one, Lauren Burns (24), from Ilkeston, one of the many mature students who sat GCSE examinations at Derby College Group (DCG) this summer, is celebrating a Grade 7 (equivalent to an A grade) in English.
26/08/2019: Knitting fans in Erewash are being asked to get involved in a heart-warming project to raise money for the Mayor of Erewash’s chosen charities.
Tom Hulley and his Dad
26/08/2019: Over 250 children and adults have now signed up to become #SuperHospiceHeroes in this summer’s big inflatable obstacle event - KAPOW!