Erewash News

19/05/2017: Four members of staff from Derby College’s Little Explorers Nursery at the Broomfield Hall campus in Morley are in training for a 92 mile bike ride next month (June) to raise money for specialist hospital equipment and support at Nottingham’s Queen’s Medical Centre,
David Stacey
18/05/2017: A family bakery based in and around Erewash is sharing the secret of its baking skills through a series of ‘How To’ videos.
18/05/2017: Students and staff from Saint John Houghton Catholic Voluntary Academy joined the Bishop of Nottingham for the annual Diocesan Beauvale Pilgrimage.
09/05/2017: A security business is the final firm to move into the former Co-op building in Ilkeston meaning all the retail units are now occupied.
05/04/2017: The Ilkeston branch of national supermarket chain Tesco is to cease 24hr hour shopping – one of eight ‘Extra’ stores across the UK.
11/03/2017: The 'Men's Shed' initiative runs from 10:30am to 12:30pm fortnightly at the Ilkeston office of Derventio Housing, The Orchard Works, 1 Grenville Road, Ilkeston. DE7 8HT.
19/01/2017: In a debate in Parliament, local MP Maggie Throup has backed the move for community radio stations to be part of the DAB network.  Currently inhibited by astronomical costs, community radio stations such as Erewash Sound are too often restricted in their coverage.
03/12/2016: The Larklands and Gallows Safer Neighbourhood Team in Ilkeston welcomed a new face to its ranks as of 29th November 2016
15/10/2016: Derby-based organisation Derventio Housing Trust is part of a new programme to help people with multiple and complex needs towards and into work.
01/10/2016: The University of Leicester is looking for residents of Long Eaton and the surrounding area who remember the 1962/63 local campaign of opposition against plans to construct the coal fired power station at Ratcliffe on Soar.