Erewash News

01/02/2019: Plans to trial 20mph zones in three places in Derbyshire including one in the Erewash borough. will not now go ahead because they are not considered the most effective way to reduce road speed.
01/02/2019: East Midlands MEP, Rupert Matthews, has echoed concerns by Conservative European Parliament leader about the Irish backstop.
31/01/2019: A representative of the East Midlands Chamber which represents business interests across Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire and Leicestershire has commented on the latest votes in Parliament over Brexit.
31/01/2019: As ever, Erewash Sound is pleased to present the latest round up of news from the Ockbrook Redhill branch of the Wi.  Susan Maclaine reports
29/01/2019: Erewash MP Maggie Throup has issued a response after Labour Party representatives issued a press release regarding HS2 and in particular, objections to HS2b and a call for more investment in the existing railways.
29/01/2019: The landlord of a house in Ilkeston has been prosecuted by Erewash Borough Council for failing to rectify a number of safety issues at the property.
29/01/2019: Erewash Borough Council will restart its garden waste collections at the end of next month in Ilkeston and the north of the borough and the beginning of March in Long Eaton and the south of the borough.
29/01/2019: Erewash Labour Party has passed a motion opposing the construction of HS2.
Maggie Throup MP signs Holocaust Educational Trust Book of Commitment
29/01/2019: Maggie Throup, Member of Parliament for Erewash has signed the Holocaust Educational Trust’s Book of Commitment, in doing so pledging her commitment to Holocaust Memorial Day and honouring those who were murdered during the Holocaust as well as paying tribute to the extraordinary Holocaust survivors who work tirelessly to educate young people today.
29/01/2019: The latest Director of Public Health Annual Report focuses on the importance of employment for people’s health and wellbeing.