Erewash News

13/02/2018: After a five month campaign during which Erewash MP Maggie Throup took the issue to the very top of Government, Derbyshire County Council has announced that Hazelwood Care Home in Cotmanhay will remain open indefinitely until a brand new facility is built for the community.
13/02/2018: The first students from Derby College’s new level 3 Agriculture study programme based at Broomfield Hall in Morley have secured places at university.
03/02/2018: February is cooking fire safety month and as February plays host to both Shrove Tuesday and Valentine’s Day, many people may well be spending more time in the kitchen and with this comes a potential increased risk of danger.  Whether you’re making pancakes with the kids or creating a romantic meal for two, Derbyshire Fire & Rescue Service (DFRS) is asking people to take extra care when cooking.
01/02/2018: Local police officers are appealing for witnesses to a robbery in Ilkeston.
29/01/2018: The Long Eaton & District Talking Newspaper for the Blind & Partially was founded in 1978 (40 years ago) and is a registered charity.
26/01/2018: Officials from Derbyshire Police have released a picture of a group of men wanted for questioning about the theft of a wallet from a cyclist.
19/01/2018: Long Eaton Dawnbreakers Rotary Club have teamed up with the charity, Tools With A Mission, to collect unwanted tools of all types and in any condition, which will be refurbished and sent to Africa as tool kits.
18/01/2018: In a dramatic turn around from earlier indications that the club had resigned from the East Midlands Counties League, Borrowash Victoria FC officials have announced the appointment of a new management team this evening (Thursday 18th).  The new manager has been named as Paul Turner whilst the Secretary is Melvyn Williams.
18/01/2018: Derbyshire County Council is providing funding to a service that helps homeless people stay healthy and find housing.
17/01/2018: The owner of a 100 year-old family bakery has revealed plans to invest a six figure sum into the future of the business.