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16/11/2020: After securing as many as eight Community Radio Awards in the space of three years, Erewash Sound has been shortlisted in two categories for the 2020 ceremony..
11/11/2020: A new way for Derbyshire communities to browse, book and buy local online is being launched by Derbyshire County Council in partnership with the county's district and borough councils, as part of a scheme to support towns and villages across the county.
09/11/2020: Churches in Sawley and Long Eaton have launched a scheme to provide affordable food boxes for local people. 
05/11/2020: A service that cuts the grass for many of Derbyshire’s schools has transferred to Vertas Derbyshire Ltd, a joint venture set up with Suffolk County Council.
26/10/2020: Long Eaton residents are being urged to step up and take part in a landmark four-week public consultation that will help shape the next chapter in the town’s rich history. 
Amy from Long Eaton
26/10/2020: Derby College Group (DCG) is cultivating even stronger links with a a national flower business, leading to an array of training and employment opportunities for its students.
26/10/2020: Mums and dads across the East Midlands are being urged to protect their children's futures after a survey revealed that more than half of them (55%) have not prepared a will in which legal guardians could be assigned. 
Jennifer Berezai
15/10/2020: Local voluntary group AdvoCATSeastmids has welcomed Romford MP Andrew Rosindell's Ten Minute Bill "Dogs & Domestic Animals (Accommodation & Protection) Bill", which passed its first reading in the House of Commons recently.
07/10/2020: Derbyshire residents applying for a new government Green Homes Grant are being urged to only use approved and checked traders to carry out any work on their properties.
05/10/2020: Derbyshire County Council is looking for caring residents to help young people leaving care achieve their full potential.