Erewash News

05/01/2021: Erewash Sound is both pleased and proud to present the latest results from the Treetops Hospice Care Lottery draw.
Public Health England
05/01/2021: New research has found that 8 in ten (82%) of adults in the East Midlands have made the active decision to make changes to their lifestyle in 2021, with almost 7 in 10 (68%) saying that they are motivated to make healthier lifestyle changes due to coronavirus.
31/12/2020: Blood, plasma and platelet donors in all Tiers are urged by the NHS to keep attending as normal if they are fit and healthy.  Giving blood and plasma – including in Tier 3 and Tier 4 – is classed as essential travel and donation sessions will stay open, with appointments remaining as normal.
31/12/2020: An Ilkeston woman is to have her hair shaved off for charity in memory of family members lost after battling cancer.
29/12/2020: Firefighters are calling on residents across Derbyshire to take a minute to consider fire safety following a serious house fire on Boxing Day.
29/12/2020: Erewash Borough Council has issued guidance on dealing with waste at the present time.  
23/12/2020: A Sandiacre woman is mourning the loss of her partner to coronavirus aged just 38.
23/12/2020: Erewash Borough Council is appealing for help this festive season to reduce rough sleeping across the borough.
23/12/2020: Derbyshire’s Police and Crime Commissioner, Hardyal Dhindsa, is asking for public views on the Government’s decision to ask local taxpayers to boost the funding for policing.
Joined Up Care Derbyshire
23/12/2020: Derbyshire has secured a £500,000 government funding boost to provide ‘green’ social prescribing, an initiative aimed at improving people’s mental health.