Erewash News

11/06/2020: trentbarton is further boosting it services from Sunday (June 14) as lockdown restrictions continue to be relaxed.  The bus company is promising to be there when customers need to travel, as more people return to work and other activities.
11/06/2020: Hardyal Dhindsa, PCC for Derbyshire and the only BAME PCC in England and Wales, speaks out following the death of George Floyd:
11/06/2020: East Midlands Chamber (Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire, Leicestershire) has lent its support to a national call for the Government to relax blanket quarantine restrictions on air travel, to allow businesses to re-build their international connections during the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic.
10/06/2020: An Ilkeston textile firm which has won the Queen’s Award for its international trade deals has turned its attention closer to home by developing a face mask from a pioneering 3D fabric with an antiviral finish. 
Jeff Counsell of trentbarton
10/06/2020: From Monday 15 June most of the bus operators in trentbarton’s region will return the use of concessionary bus passes to pre-Covid times of day.
10/06/2020: A second round of grant funding opened on 9th June for those small businesses in Erewash that were not eligible for previous covid-19 support schemes.
10/06/2020: Due to the continuing situation regarding social distancing and staying alert, Erewash Borough Council has taken the decision to cancel a series of brass band concerts that were scheduled for this month.
10/06/2020: Residents in need of help and support to get food or prescriptions are being reminded by Derbyshire County Council to register for help if they have no friends or family to call on.
10/06/2020: Specialist Derbyshire charity Safe and Sound are hosting a virtual cycle ride to raise money needed to help them support more young people across the county who are victims of or at risk of child exploitation.
10/06/2020: A Derbyshire based social care company which covers Erewash, is defying the predicted economic effects of Covid-19 - by expanding.