Ilkeston News

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.
27/07/2018: Primary pupils tried out a range of athletics events at a festival organised by Erewash School Sport Partnership.
12/07/2018: Hundreds of families from across the East Midlands converged on Derby’s Markeaton Park to take part in the Rainbows Bubble Rush and raise money for youngsters with life-limiting conditions.
12/07/2018: Police officers in Ilkeston have released CCTV footage showing a man wanted for questioning in connection with an assault in the Market Place.
12/07/2018: An Ilkeston footwear shop is expecting to increase shopping back into the town centre and boost the local economy after securing a contract to officially stock Clarks shoes in the town.
04/07/2018: Research into a shell filling factory in Chilwell which saw a huge explosion in 1918, killing 134 workers, has been carried out by a volunteer at Erewash Museum who grew up in the village.
04/07/2018: Victorious Victoria Park has been honoured again - with Erewash Borough Council scooping the national Horticulture Week Custodian Award for Best Heritage Park.
28/06/2018: A political row has broken out after the the Parliamentary Candidate for Erewash, Catherine Atkinson issued a statement after she was told that a decision over cuts at Ilkeston Community Hospital could come as early as this Friday - 29th June 2018.
21/06/2018: Celebrations are in order at Erewash Museum in Ilkeston after it was announced that they have been shortlisted for the prestigious national Family Friendly Museum Award run by the charity Kids in Museums.
21/06/2018: The hockey and football World Cup tournaments were the subject of a workshop for Erewash School Sport Partnership’s young ambassadors.