Ilkeston News

20/05/2019: The new Mayor of Erewash is Councillor Sue Beardsley, who was formally elected to the role for the 2019/20 civic year at Erewash Borough Council’s annual meeting on Thursday evening (16th May).
20/05/2019: Organisers of the popular Erewash Time Swap initiative have announced the next meeting dates to be held during 2019.
Derek and Sharon Jackson with Sarah Pywell
10/05/2019: Derbyshire families are being encouraged to open up their homes to give adults with disabilities the chance to lead ordinary lives in the community.
David Farley and Pete Wearn from Long Eaton 50+ Forum, Helen Martinez, Kate Crossley, Sam Scales and Brian Moon from Erewash Museum.
10/05/2019: Erewash Museum has won the Museum of the Year at the annual Derbyshire Heritage Awards 2019, held on Friday 3 May.  The museum also won the Partnership Award for their involvement on the “Toton Sidings Remembered” project alongside Long Eaton 50+ Forum.
09/05/2019: The Labour Group of Councillors on Erewash Borough Council are calling for a parade through Ilkeston and a reception at Ilkeston Town Hall to celebrate the successes of Ilkeston Town FC in winning the Midland Football League Premier Division title.
07/05/2019: A student at Ormiston Ilkeston Enterprise is celebrating after he finished in the top five of a national chess tournament.
02/05/2019: Prime Minister, The Rt. Hon. Theresa May MP, has congratulated Ilkeston Town FC on their promotion to the Evo-Stik Division One East during Wednesday’s session of Prime Minister’s Questions in the House of Commons.
02/05/2019: Ilkeston police officers are appealing for witnesses to a collision between a blue Audi A4 and what is thought to be a white Volkswagen Passat, in Hobson Drive in the town on Friday, April 19 at around 6am.
30/04/2019: Students from Ormiston Ilkeston Enterprise Academy have launched a project which will see them carry out a range of voluntary work in the local community.
30/04/2019: People will be able to have fun and get fit for free when a new outdoor table tennis table is installed at Victoria Park in Ilkeston.