Long Eaton News

13/07/2020: New water safety signs in memory of Owen Jenkins have been placed at sites across Long Eaton and at Beeston Weir as a part of a joint water safety campaign to raise awareness of the dangers of open water. 
09/07/2020: The Volunteer Centre at Erewash Voluntary Action have been busy helping people in the borough during lockdown who may not be able to access shopping or medications from chemists.  
07/07/2020: Alterations to town centre layouts have been taking place across the county after the government asked councils to make them safe for shoppers.
07/07/2020: Long Eaton library is the first of borough sites to reopen as part of a phased process by Derbyshire County Council.  The process was set to begin from w/c 6th July with temporary changes to help keep customers and staff safe.
07/07/2020: Local MP Maggie Throup has welcomed the announcement that schools in Erewash are to benefit from funding to improve school facilities.
07/07/2020: A group which arranges talks and events about the history and nature of Long Eaton and the surrounding area has cancelled its programme for the remainder of 2020 into 2021.
26/06/2020: Parking charges are set to resume in all Erewash Borough Council car parks. 
26/06/2020: In the wake of the Government's announcement of a £105m investment to stop people returning to the streets as lockdown eases, the project director at a local homeless charity has been speaking exclusively to Erewash Sound to give his response.
A local Long Eaton landmark disappears.
24/06/2020: Long Eaton residents are being told to ‘brace themselves’ this Sunday for a loud blasts, as demolition works on the old Wade Springs Factory are completed.
Carpet bedding in Ilkeston
22/06/2020: Erewash’s lace-making history is the inspiration behind this summer’s beautiful carpet bedding displays currently blossoming in Victoria Park, Ilkeston and outside Long Eaton Town Hall.