Erewash News

11/05/2020: Firefighters have begun assisting a Royal Derby Hospital (RDH) based pharmacy with the delivery of urgent prescriptions to patients at home as part of the work taking place to support the community response to Covid-19. 
07/05/2020: Erewash residents are being urged to check their brown bins ahead of the restart of garden waste collections next week, with the borough council offering advice to help smooth the resumption following a six-week suspension
06/05/2020: A family-run bakery is helping VE Day celebrations to taste a little sweeter thanks to a celebratory cake.
06/05/2020: Over £15m has now been paid out by Erewash Borough Council to help business ratepayers in the borough hit by the financial impact of coronavirus.
06/05/2020: Erewash Borough Council has appealed to residents to recycle properly during the difficult times everyone is facing with the coronavirus lockdown.
06/05/2020: A Derby-based charity has come to the aid of frontline police officers and staff responding to the Covid-19 pandemic by donating 2,000 face masks and to keep them safe.
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.