Erewash News

25/01/2020: Erewash MP Maggie Throup has welcomed the news that the Conservative Government has delivered on its manifesto pledge to enshrine the historic £33.9 billion funding boost for the NHS into law.
25/01/2020: Derbyshire’s Police and Crime Commissioner has responded to the Government’s announcement on police funding for 2020-21.
Mr Arthur Hall opened his first salon in Long Eaton in 1920
25/01/2020: A hairdressing company which started in Long Eaton in 1920 is celebrating one hundred years of history.
25/01/2020: New data published by the Alzheimer’s Society reveals the strain on the NHS of people with dementia unnecessarily ending up in hospitals, which the charity blames on the collapsing social care system.
25/01/2020: Erewash MP Maggie Throup has begun her bid to save Ladycross House Local Authority Care Home from closure, with the launch of an official petition which will be presented to Parliament.
22/01/2020: Derbyshire County Council is urging householders and businesses affected by last year’s floods to get in touch.
22/01/2020: Findings from the Quarterly Economic Survey for Q4 2019 are once again characterised by long-running uncertainty, resulting in another mixed picture across the region, the latest data from East Midlands Chamber suggests.
22/01/2020: Following the leaking of a draft report published by the Financial Times which focuses on the predicted costs of delivering HS2, Scott Knowles, Chief Executive at East Midlands Chamber, said: “The full Oakervee Review now needs to be published and HS2 delivered in full, without delay. While costs and value for money are important considerations, there is a clear and strong economic case for delivering all phases of HS2"
22/01/2020: A Long Eaton based Men's Barbershop group has pledged its support to Pancreatic Cancer UK as their charity for 2020.
19/01/2020: Support for older and vulnerable people is being prioritised as Derbyshire County Council reveals council tax proposals for 2020-21 which could see the setting of the lowest increase for 5 years.