Erewash News

15/05/2020: Erewash Borough Council is continuing to help local residents with Council Tax payments due to the challenges being faced during the coronavirus lockdown.
15/05/2020: Derbyshire Fire & Rescue Service is supporting the National Fire Chiefs Council’s (NFCC) National Sprinkler Week campaign.  The campaign will run from Monday 18th to 24th May and will raise awareness of the benefits of sprinkler systems in keeping people and buildings safer from fire as we encourage people to #ThinkSprinkler.
Department for Transport
15/05/2020: Journeys on local roads, railways and motorways will be smoother and safer thanks to a multi-billion-pound infrastructure package, Transport Secretary Grant Shapps has announced.
Tools with a mission
15/05/2020: During lockdown many people will have taken the opportunity to clear out sheds and garages and no doubt come across old tools and garden implements that they no longer want nor need but don’t know how to dispose of.
15/05/2020: On the 20th May the law around organ donation is changing in England, subject to finalising the Parliamentary process, and we want to encourage everyone to consider the options and register or share their decision. 
15/05/2020: Chatsworth Estate has teamed-up with Derbyshire County Council to offer free accommodation to frontline NHS staff to support them in their roles and help them isolate from vulnerable family.
15/05/2020: Following the Government’s change in guidance, visitors are able to make more use of Derby’s parks and open spaces from Wednesday 13 May.  The Derby Parks team are asking all park users to be considerate and continue to use social distancing to keep themselves and each other safe
12/05/2020: Household waste recycling centres run by Derbyshire County Council, including at The Manners Industrial Estate in Ilkeston, will reopen with restrictions in place from Monday 18 May – but residents are only advised to visit them if they have waste they cannot store safely at home.
12/05/2020: Car parks at Derbyshire County Council countryside sites will re-open from Wednesday 13 May 2020, in line with latest Government guidance.
12/05/2020: A charity based at an Ilkeston church is appealing for help from the public as it seeks to tackle issues of poverty, isolation, homelessness and unemployment in and around Ilkeston, Derbyshire and parts of Nottinghamshire.