Erewash News

22/07/2019: A force-wide firearms surrender aimed at reducing the number of guns in circulation across Derbyshire was being launched on Saturday, July 20 and will run until Sunday, August 4.
22/07/2019: The Department for Transport has announced that nearly £350 million is being made available for councils to improve local roads up and down the country.
22/07/2019: More community organisations are set to benefit from funds recovered by the police from the sale of property which cannot be returned to its owners, it has been revealed.
22/07/2019: Failure to wear a seatbelt could result in penalty points as well as fines, under new plans to reduce the number of deaths on the UK’s roads.
Princess Anne at the Police and Fire Headquarters in Ripley
22/07/2019: Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal has paid a special private visit to Derbyshire Constabulary and Derbyshire Fire & Rescue Service’s Joint Headquarters and Joint Training Centre in Ripley, Derbyshire to celebrate the two emergency services continued collaboration, ‘Making Derbyshire Safer Together’.
18/07/2019: More people than ever before across the UK donated their organs after their deaths last year, according to the Organ Donation and Transplantation Activity Report 2018/19, being published today. In Derbyshire, 25 people gave the gift of life, by donating their organs after death.
18/07/2019: The Department for Transport (DfT) is investing £200,000 over the next two years in part to roll out Augmented Reality (AR) road safety teaching resources and research for schools, to bring the green cross code into the 21st Century.
17/07/2019: The successes of students at Saint John Houghton Catholic Voluntary Academy were celebrated at the school’s presentation evening.
17/07/2019: More than 900 victims have been referred for specialist support in the first three months of a new service aimed at helping people recover from crime, it has been revealed.
17/07/2019: Organisers of an annual garden event in Sawley have expressed their grateful thanks after another successful year of activities.