Ilkeston News

01/07/2019: Derby College Group (DCG) apprentice Jack Ellis (pictured left) has clinched a silver medal in the national finals of the Guild of Bricklayers skills competition held in Liverpool.
01/07/2019: Erewash Borough Council has successfully prosecuted four people in recent months for environmental offences that have a detrimental effect on the borough.
30/06/2019: Dementia-friendly walks will take place in Ilkeston’s Victoria Park on the first Thursday of the month to enable those living with dementia and their carers to enjoy exercise outdoors.
Ilkeston Station
30/06/2019: Local MP Maggie has joined forces with the rail industry to encourage more disabled people in Erewash to travel by train using the Disabled Persons Railcard, which offers a third off journeys.
30/06/2019: Derby College Group’s annual Peak Awards was a double celebration this year.  As well as students from colleges across the group receiving awards in recognition of their hard work and achievements, DCG marked the 10th anniversary of the opening of the historic Roundhouse.
18/06/2019: Award winning Erewash Museum has made the national spotlight again with confirmation that it has been shortlisted for a prestigious national Family Friendly Museum Award.
13/06/2019: An officer from the Ilkeston Safer Neighbourhood Policing Team has issued an image of a stolen quad bike and is asking for help from the public in order to find it.
12/06/2019: A Police Officer based in Ilkeston is appealing for help in trying to re-unite some medals with their rightful owner.
10/06/2019: Health leaders have approved plans to begin conversations with patients, staff and partner organisations about transforming community rehabilitation services in Ilkeston.
Max Bowler receiving his bursary from John Kirkland and staff from Derby College Group
08/06/2019: A young person studying Construction industry skills at Derby College has been awarded a £1,000 bursary from construction company Bowmer + Kirkland to support his future studies and job career goals.