Erewash News

03/02/2020: Reacting to a leaked Network Rail letter to Transport Secretary Grant Shapps, which suggests scrapping HS2 in favour of other alternatives would lead to “three decades of travel chaos”, Scott Knowles, Chief Executive at East Midlands Chamber* said:
03/02/2020: Draycott Millennium Green Trust have installed a Water Bottle Refill Station at the Football Pavilion on Gertrude Road, Draycott, starting to lead the way in Erewash in getting people to use reusable water bottles to reduce waste and litter.
Picture shows: HUUB Ribble Performance Academy coaching and support staff with current and potential young riders.
03/02/2020: Derby College Group (DCG) has teamed up with the Ribble junior and development road cycling team to create a performance academy for aspiring young riders.
02/02/2020: Treetops Hospice Care has received a grant of £3,000 from the Allchurches Trust towards funding a spiritual area in their planned future In-Patient Unit. 
02/02/2020: It appears that the walls most definitely aren’t closing in on the popularity of open plan living.
02/02/2020: Long-isolated communities across the country will benefit from better rail connections that will level-up regional economies and boost access to jobs and education, thanks to a £500million fund to kickstart the restoration of lines closed more than 50 years ago.
29/01/2020: Broomfield Hall – Derby College Group’s land-based and leisure college in Morley – is opening its grounds to the public on Saturday February 29 and Sunday March 1 to showcase a newly-developed winter garden.
29/01/2020: The new headteacher at Saint John Houghton Catholic Voluntary Academy has outlined his vision for the future of the school and its students.
The Canaan Trust Igluu
29/01/2020: The Rotary Club of Long Eaton Dawnbreakers have funded the purchase of three additional shelters to provide much needed temporary protection for the local homeless.
25/01/2020: Derbyshire's Police and Crime Panel has unanimously approved proposals to raise the amount of council tax paid towards local policing.