Erewash News

29/05/2020: Erewash MP Maggie Throup has received the good news that none of the seven Derbyshire County Council Care Homes previously ear-marked for closure will now close until there is another one to replace each of them.
29/05/2020: A fire investigation into the cause of a fire at Harrington Junior School in Long Eaton has concluded that the fire was accidental, most likely caused by hot works taking place on site as part of ongoing refurbishment.
Ian Viles from the Erewash Partnership
29/05/2020: This year's Ilkeston Heritage and Classic Vehicle Show has been cancelled because of the Government restrictions dealing with the Covid-19 pandemic.
29/05/2020: Following the Transport Secretary’s announcement that there will be significant investments in transport, local MP Maggie Throup wants to know where new cycle routes would help Erewash residents cycle for work or pleasure
28/05/2020: Firefighting is continuing at Harrington Junior School in Long Eaton.
28/05/2020: Visitors to Derbyshire County Council’s countryside sites and parks are being urged to take litter home with them.
Mayor of Erewash - Councillor Beardsley
28/05/2020: The Mayor of Erewash, Councillor Sue Beardsley, has been busy this past year supporting the work of Action for Children in Derbyshire and Rainbows Hospice, two local charities which support vulnerable and sick children, and has raised an incredible £4,000.
Brandon Winfield's winning look in the 'craft artist' category
28/05/2020: Long Eaton-based KH Hair is celebrating as six of its stylists secure their place at the regional finals of a major hairdressing industry competition.
Tracy Harrison from Safe & Sound
28/05/2020: Locally based specialist child exploitation charity Safe and Sound has been shortlisted for two regional awards in recognition of its achievements.
28/05/2020: The Erewash Green Party have sent an open letter to Maggie Throup MP, asking her to respond to the government's decision to send children back to School and her reasons for doing so in Erewash.