Erewash News

11/04/2019: A representative of the East Midlands Chamber has issued a statement in the wake of Dutch firm Abellio being awarded the East Midlands railway franchise, taking it from Stagecoach, trading locally as East Midlands Trains, who were reportedly banned from the bidding process over concerns regarding the company pension. 
11/04/2019: A ground-breaking project appointing school children as digital leaders to champion the online safety of their peers has been celebrated during a special event.
11/04/2019: A local ladies choral group is jetting off on a flying start for their 21st birthday year of celebrations.
10/04/2019: It may be 125 years since Rudyard Kipling’s collection of stories was published, but the themes of growing-up and learning to find your way in the world are shown to be timeless and fun for the whole family to enjoy in this stage adaptation by Neil Duffield.
Sleep Out Poster
10/04/2019: Erewash Sound is getting behind a sponsored sleepout in support of the homeless.  The Canaan Trust has organised the event, which sees supporters sleeping out in Long Eaton Market Place all night from 8pm on Friday 26th April through to 7am on Saturday.
10/04/2019: Borough MP Maggie Throup has renewed her efforts to secure backing for a new ‘Junction 25A’ of the M1 to greatly help to reduce congestion throughout Erewash.
08/04/2019: Officers have issued a warning after fake lottery letters were sent to Derbyshire residents.
08/04/2019: Police officers are appealing for information after a 98-year-old woman was the victim of a burglary in Risley.
Martin Wilson, Sight Support Derbyshire’s Chairman of Trustees, and Danielle West from 22Create look on as Lucy Moore and Steve Lomas, members of the VI user panel, navigate the website.
08/04/2019: A county sight loss charity has relaunched its accessible website with the help of Derby company 22Create.
08/04/2019: Derbyshire County Council has welcomed the extra £1m it is to get to help fix the county’s potholes.