Erewash News

06/05/2020: Residents who are worried about money matters and struggling to pay bills or claim benefits are being urged to seek help and contact Derbyshire County Council’s welfare rights team.
DCG student - Conor from Ilkeston
05/05/2020: Virtual learning and studying at home are not just the ‘new normal’ for young people across the county – it is also the challenge facing hundreds of adult students at Derby College Group who are juggling their studies with work and family life.
05/05/2020: New figures on obesity-related hospital admissions have been published by NHS Digital.
05/05/2020: Patient health and social watchdog care Healthwatch Derbyshire has launched a telephone helpline as part of the wider efforts to ensure Derbyshire residents get the latest Covid-19 information.
04/05/2020: Derby College Group (DCG) is holding three virtual open days this month to support Year 11 pupils considering their options this September.
04/05/2020: A grant of £524,000 has been awarded to Derbyshire County Council and will be used to help increase its support for the victims of domestic abuse.
04/05/2020: Firefighters across Derbyshire are asking people to pledge not to have a garden fire during the on-going COVID-19 pandemic. 
01/05/2020: Erewash Borough Council is pleased to confirm that it will carry out garden waste collections for an initial four-week period from Monday 11 May.
Long Eaton & District Talking Newspaper
30/04/2020: The Long Eaton and District Talking Newspaper group produces a fortnightly Audio Newspaper.  It is packed with news and information plus articles from well known magazines.   The volunteers of the newspaper always inspire!
30/04/2020: Derbyshire County Council is backing National Trading Standards in its efforts to protect businesses against scammers.