Erewash News

22/08/2019: A group campaigning against the HS2 rail project has issued a joint statement in the wake of the announcement of a review of the scheme by Transport Secretary Grant Shapps this week.
22/08/2019: In the wake of the announcement of an independent review into the HS2 rail project by Transport Secretary Grant Shapps, in which he published the terms of reference and the timetable for that review to be carried out by Douglas Oakerviee, Chris Hobson, Director of Policy at East Midlands Chamber has released a statement:
21/08/2019: A member of staff at a borough based distribution firm has responded to a pleas by MacMillan Cancer Support workers to take up a role as host of a Coffee Morning in aid of the charity.
21/08/2019: In the wake of the comments from prospective Parliamentary Candidate Catherine Atkinson over the suggested loss of lifeguards for children's swimming lessons at borough council leisure centres, the contractor, Legacy Leisure, which took control earlier this year in February, has issued a statement.
Victoria Park Leisure Centre, Ilkeston
21/08/2019: The prospective Parliamentary Candidate for Erewash has raised concerns about cuts to lifeguards during children's swimming lessons in the borough.
21/08/2019: Following the Government’s announcement that EU free movement rules will end immediately in the event of a no-deal Brexit on 31 October Chris Hobson, Director of Policy at East Midlands Chamber (Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire, Leicestershire), said:
21/08/2019: As thousands of parents across the East Midlands prepare their children to start primary school in the next few weeks, Public Health England (PHE) East Midlands is warning that 7000 5-year olds in the region may not be fully up-to-date with some routine immunisations.
19/08/2019: A Derby based construction boss from Ilkeston has announced that the first half of the year has been 'epic' as he laid the foundations for 168 new homes.
19/08/2019: A-level students in Derbyshire schools have continued to do their county proud by achieving good grades.
19/08/2019: A local community interest company is seeking volunteers to help mentor young teenagers who have been referred to their project.