Erewash News

03/02/2020: A Derby-based construction boss has declared that 22 percent of his workforce started as apprentices - and he is now on a mission to tempt others into this exciting career.
03/02/2020: Derbyshire County Council has approved more than £147,000 of funding to organisations helping people recover from drug and alcohol dependency.
03/02/2020: A local apprentice will represent their employer and Derby College Group (DCG) in a new national competition for trainee hairdressers and barbers next week.
Belinda Carlisle
03/02/2020: Bona fide music legends Supergrass make their Splendour debut headlining the Main Stage alongside very special guest James.  Global pop icon Belinda Carlisle will be performing on the Confetti Stage, with all three bringing impeccable back catalogues to Nottinghamshire’s biggest summer party.
David Stacey with his new multiseed loaf
03/02/2020: After ‘Dry January’ drew to a close and as New Year’s Resolutions fade into memory, a borough bakery is making a healthy lifestyle much easier by introducing its most nutritious multiseed loaf ever.
03/02/2020: The long awaited reforms to police complaints and discipline regulations will come into force from the 1st February. These reforms form part of a process of overhaul of the complaints and discipline system that were outlined in the 2017 Policing and Crime Act.
03/02/2020: A consultation on growth options in Erewash has begun and residents are encouraged to have their say on the council's choice of preferred housing sites.
03/02/2020: A countywide programme to help rough sleepers find permanent solutions to end their homelessness will continue over the next year thanks to a successful bid for funding.
03/02/2020: Derbyshire County Council is pressing ahead with plans to build a new care home in Cotmanhay to replace Hazelwood Home for Older People.
Members of the Service Diversity and Inclusion Team: L-R Inclusion Officer Lukasz Gazda Positive Action Officer Rachel Salmon Station Manager Marc Redford  (Top) Crew Manager Ashley Turner
03/02/2020: Derbyshire Fire & Rescue Service (DFRS) has been recognised as a top 100 employer in the 2020 Stonewall Workplace Equality Index (WEI).