Erewash News

70 year old David Stevenson from Chaddeden, Derby
26/09/2022: A Derbyshire pensioner and registered sex offender who paid to live stream the sexual abuse of children has been jailed.
26/09/2022: Demand for occupational therapy in children's services across the UK has risen sharply, the findings of a survey by the Royal College of Occupational Therapists (RCOT) show. 85% of those surveyed said that there had been an increase in demand for their services over the last year. This is already on top of an 80% increase reported July 2021.
Leaf busting technology being deployed to Northern trains
26/09/2022: Northern Rail which runs services through Ilkeston Railway Station, is fitting new technology to a number of its trains to help combat leaves on the line and stop disruption for passengers during Autumn.  
24/09/2022: Erewash Sound has teamed up with The Giving Lottery to give you the chance to win up to a jackpot of £25,000 by playing for just as little as £1 per week.
A Northern Rail train
23/09/2022: Strikes by the RMT and ASLEF unions in October have forced the train operator Northern to advise its customers across the North of England ‘Do Not Travel’ on three separate dates.
Chris Hobson from the East Midlands Chamber
23/09/2022: A Sustainability Summit organised by the East Midlands Chamber has concluded that moving from net-zero aspirations to the net-zero being embedded in every business strand will be crucial to taking meaningful strides forward in green growth.
Chris Hobson from the East Midlands Chamber
23/09/2022: The Director of policy and external affairs at the East Midlands Chamber has commented on the Chancellor’s Growth Plan announcement.
Chief Executive of the East Midlands Chamber - Scott Knowles
22/09/2022: The Chief Executive of the East Midlands Chamber has commented on the first details of the Chancellor’s Growth Plan.
22/09/2022: Derbyshire Fire & Rescue Service has started accepting applications for reserve fire crew officrs, in preparation for potential industrial action by the Fire Brigades Union (FBU) regarding an ongoing national pay dispute.
22/09/2022: Residents are being reminded that Erewash Borough Council is on hand to offer support and advice for anyone who is struggling to pay their council tax.