Erewash News

02/04/2020: Derby College Group (DCG) is launching a new higher education study programme in partnership with The Open University which is designed to better prepare creative practitioners for the world of work.
02/04/2020: Calls to the police non-emergency 101 number are free of charge from April 1st following a public campaign.
01/04/2020: Organisers of the annual Long Eaton Carnival have cancelled the event for 2020.
01/04/2020: In the unprecedented battle against coronavirus services are fighting to protect and support people as every necessary measure is taken to beat this disease.
01/04/2020: The public consultation on proposals to develop housing on several sites in Erewash has been extended to ensure residents have plenty of opportunity to give their views in these difficult times.
01/04/2020: Derbyshire County Council has launched a drive to recruit more care workers to support the county’s most vulnerable residents during the coronavirus pandemic.
01/04/2020: Dashboard shows the total number of NHS Pathways triages through 111 and 999, and online assessments in 111 online which have received a potential COVID-19 final disposition.
01/04/2020: Erewash Borough Council has sent out a message of thanks for the understanding and support of residents and businesses as it continues to do all it can to maintain essential services in these unprecedented times.
01/04/2020: From April 1st, Firefighters, Community Support Officers and Support staff from across Derbyshire Fire & Rescue Service will be supporting vulnerable members of our community by delivering prescriptions and contacting people as part of a telephone befriending service. 
01/04/2020: Derbyshire Police and Crime Commissioner Hardyal Dhindsa has spoken out in support of Derbyshire Police and its Chief Constable Peter Goodman. He said: "Everyone, and I mean everyone, has a role to play in helping to stop the spread of this virus, whether it is out on the frontline or simply following the Government's advice to stay at home unless it's essential.