Erewash News

15/01/2018: Paintings by the late Ilkeston artist Rick Scollins have been donated to Erewash Museum to mark the 25th anniversary of his death.
15/01/2018: A popular local Male Voice Choir is appealing for new members as the build up continues to their centenary year in 2020.
15/01/2018: Bus drivers and colleagues from trentbarton have raised almost £25,000 for the children’s charity When You Wish Upon a Star, which makes dreams come true for children living with a life-threatening illness.
10/01/2018: Students at Ormiston Ilkeston Enterprise Academy have donated dozens of items of food to a project which supports vulnerable people on their own at Christmas.
07/01/2018: With the New Year underway, Derbyshire Fire & Rescue Service (DFRS) is asking people to make testing their smoke alarms weekly one of their 2018 new year’s resolutions.
07/01/2018: Public Health England (PHE) has released a new TV advert highlighting the dangers of tar in cigarettes, as England’s 7 million smokers are urged to make a quit attempt with help from Smokefree this New Year. The latest campaign shows how poisons from tar in cigarettes enter the bloodstream, spreading around the body within seconds and causing damage to major organs.
07/01/2018: An instant messaging service reinstated by Derbyshire Police and Crime Commissioner Hardyal Dhindsa to warn the public about crime and reduce their risk of becoming a victim has welcomed more subscribers.
15/12/2017: Officers investigating an attempted murder have released a video of the victim in a bid to prompt anyone with information to come forward.
15/12/2017: Awards to celebrate outstanding academic achievement and progress were handed out to students at Ormiston Ilkeston Enterprise Academy.
15/12/2017: Borough library users are set to have online access to thousands of newspapers from around the world after Derbyshire County Council signed up to the NewsBank service.