Long Eaton News

09/12/2019: Enterprising groups across Derbyshire are showing that a little can go a long way following their successful applications to Derbyshire County Council’s Action Grants scheme to help with their activities.
06/12/2019: The response to this year’s Christmas appeal by the Long Eaton & Sawley foodbank has been overwhelming.
29/11/2019: Parents, grandparents and adult siblings who have suffered a family bereavement can take advantage of support from a group which meets monthly in the Erewash borough.
29/11/2019: Derbyshire Fire & Rescue Service has welcomed 18 new On-Call Firefighters at a passing out ceremony attended by over 100 of their closest family and friends, with some of the 18 beginning service in the Erewash borough.
23/11/2019: Join in with an evening of festive fun, seasonal sights and unmissable free family entertainment when Long Eaton’s big Christmas Lights ‘switch-on’ event is held on Thursday 28 November.
23/11/2019: Hundreds of primary school pupils took part in Erewash School Sport Partnership’s first ever racquet festival.
23/11/2019: Stop HS2 Erewash have encouraged people to to attend an Open Hustings event this month.
:  A shopper makes a generous donation to a previous Christmas foodbank collection in the Long Eaton Tesco store. The foodbank relies on the generosity of shoppers to provide emergency food parcels for those in need.
23/11/2019: The Long Eaton and Sawley Foodbank has been urging shoppers to help support people in crisis this Christmas by participating in the UK’s largest food collection.
20/11/2019: More than 500 primary pupils enjoyed activities including parachute games, balancing and yoga at a Mini Movers festival organised by Erewash School Sport Partnership.
17/11/2019: Erewash Borough Council’s annual Free Tree event is back for 2019, giving Erewash residents the chance to pick up free bush apple trees and pear trees for their gardens.