Ilkeston News

The July 2019 intake
26/07/2019: Derbyshire Police and Crime Commissioner Hardyal Dhindsa warmly welcomed a cohort of 20 new police officers as part of his investment this year to bolster police strength across the county. 
25/07/2019: Ilkeston and District Local History Society has celebrated the 150th anniversary of Fred’s birth and the 130th of his double championship by erecting a plaque in his honour.
24/07/2019: A scheme run by Derbyshire County Council which aims to keep people safe when out and about is celebrating its 10th anniversary this year.
22/07/2019: A Derby County fan from Ilkeston has been handed a football banning order after assaulting a police officer.
17/07/2019: What do YOU like doing that could help others in your community?    Why not earn time by helping and sharing skills and talents with a member in your community and then spend that time on something that you would like help with?  Perhaps you would like to learn something new?
16/07/2019: Ilkeston’s historic Charter Fair will remain a three-day event after Erewash borough councillors rejected a request from The Showmen’s Guild to extend it by a day.
16/07/2019: Erewash Borough Council has retained its Green Flag awards at four popular leisure sites in the borough, it has been confirmed, making them among the best in the country.
11/07/2019: The Chief of Staff to the borough MP has issued a statement in the wake of social media speculation over the attendance or otherwise of Maggie Throup to a public meeting about Ilkeston Community Hospital.
02/07/2019: Erewash MP Maggie Throup has backed the residents of Lord Haddon Road and Wharncliffe Road (Ilkeston), in their campaign to persuade Derbyshire County Council to introduce a parking permit scheme in the area.
02/07/2019: Work to install new play equipment at the Barling Drive Lagoon in Shipley View, Ilkeston will start this month (July 2019)