Ilkeston News

07/09/2019: On Thursday 5 September 2019, Derbyshire Fire & Rescue Service held its annual awards ceremony at the Proact Stadium, Chesterfield, honouring individuals who have completed 20, 30 and 40 years’ good conduct and long service, including a number of borough based fire officers.
06/09/2019: Two women have each ended up £377.50 out of pocket for failing to pay Fixed Penalty Notices issued for dropping cigarette ends in the street.
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.
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.
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.
21/08/2019: A member of staff at a borough based distribution firm has responded to a pleas by MacMillan Cancer Support workers to take up a role as host of a Coffee Morning in aid of the charity.