Stanton News

Borrowash in bloom
22/09/2019: Erewash has once again swept the medal tally board with their best year yet, after their outstanding successes at the prestigious East Midlands in Bloom competition – with Long Eaton and Ilkeston both winning gold medals in the Large Town category section after being nominated by Erewash Borough Council’s parks team.
17/09/2019: Treetops Hospice Care has welcomed its 1000th visitor to its weekly drop in Wellbeing Café which opened its doors in January.
Robert Lindsay at the launch of Erewash Sound in March 2010
07/09/2019: After nearly 10 years of delivering a truly local radio service to the residents of Erewash, Erewash Sound is delighted that the broadcast regulator, OFCOM has agreed to allow a second transmitter and a second frequency for the radio station to reach homes across Long Eaton and the south of the borough which currently experience poor reception of the 96.8FM service.
10/04/2019: Borough MP Maggie Throup has renewed her efforts to secure backing for a new ‘Junction 25A’ of the M1 to greatly help to reduce congestion throughout Erewash.
05/04/2019: The owner of a Burlesque Dance Group - Burlesquercise - based in Ilkeston, is working with colleagues to put on a two-night fundraiser in October.
18/08/2018: The leader of the Labour Party, Rt Hon Jeremy Corbyn MP visited Stanton Bonna in Erewash with Parliamentary candidate Catherine Atkinson (16/8/18).
24/03/2018: Ambitious plans to unlock land for 17,000 homes in Nottinghamshire, Derbyshire and Derby − linked to new HS2 growth zones − have moved a step closer.
06/02/2016: Officials at a local community football club have launched a plea for help after its future was plunged into doubt due to a funding issue.
08/02/2013: The owner of the Stanton Ironworks site, Saint-Gobain PAM UK Ltd, has revealed its much anticipated proposals for the redevelopment of the 470 acre site with the submission of a planning application to Erewash Borough Council.