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27/07/2022: The teenage victim of a fatal collision in Ilkeston has been named.
The logo of the Local Government and Social Care Ombudsman
27/07/2022: As it increasingly focuses on making wide-ranging recommendations to better council services, the Local Government and Social Care Ombudsman has directed more improvements to local councils in the East Midlands region in the past year than ever before.
Lucy Robinson from East Midlands Chamber
27/07/2022: Breaking down the “fear factor” around diversity via education and making adjustments to how new staff are recruited are among the practical changes employers can make to create more inclusive workplaces.
26/07/2022: Derbyshire County Council Leader Councillor Barry Lewis has paid tribute to Councillor Alan Griffiths who passed away at the weekend.
Helen Wathall
26/07/2022: A firm of funeral directors with an office in the borough, has teamed up with Derby County Community Trust (DCCT) to widen access to support for people whose lives have been affected by bereavement.
26/07/2022: Schools are set to benefit from a share of more than £9.6m for improvements funded by Derbyshire County Council. 
A passenger taking water from a Northern Rail water dispenser
26/07/2022: Thirsty customers will soon be able to refill their water bottles across some of Northern Rail's busiest stations and cut down on plastic waste. 
25/07/2022: A recent report by the Health and Social Care Select Committee has described thousands of unfilled roles in the NHS and social care in England including many for occupational therapists and other allied health professions (AHPs).  
An Ilkeston Safer Neighbourhood Team Officer, Cllr Carol Hart and Angelique Foster
25/07/2022: Derbyshire Police and Crime Commissioner Angelique Foster has secured more than £1million to improve safety and reduce the fear of crime in Erewash and Derby City communities.
25/07/2022: Derbyshire Police and Crime Commissioner Angelique Foster has welcomed a new Neighbourhood Policing Charter produced as part of the force's strategy to deliver strong local policing across the City and the County, in line with the Commissioner's Police and Crime Plan.