Erewash News

23/12/2020: Nearly £1m of grants have been paid out so far to help hundreds of small businesses across Erewash as the roll out of the latest covid support continues for businesses affected by Tier restrictions over the last couple of months.
Department for Transport
23/12/2020: An agreement to reopen the UK-French border to allow accompanied freight services and some passenger services to resume between the two countries has been reached by the UK and French governments.
Sinfonia Viva brass quintet
23/12/2020: A brass quintet from Derby-based Sinfonia Viva – the East Midlands’ award-winning professional orchestra – has performed an outdoor concert of Christmas favourites in Ilkeston.
Derbyshire Fire  & Rescue Service - wrapped fire engine
23/12/2020: Derbyshire Fire & Rescue Service (DFRS) in partnership with University Hospitals of Derby and Burton NHS Foundation Trust (UHDB) has unveiled the latest fire engine to be wrapped in support of a community cause.  The pink and purple wrapped engine has been designed to raise awareness of organ donation.
23/12/2020: Derbyshire County Council have released a range of jobs on offer at all levels across the county including posts in the Erewash borough.
23/12/2020: Residents are being asked for their views on a new Council Plan unveiled by Derbyshire County Council which outlines the authority’s key priorities for the next four years.
Joined Up Care Derbyshire
21/12/2020: Derbyshire GPs are due to begin vaccinating patients against Covid-19 in Long Eaton this week. (w/c 21st December)  
21/12/2020: The Government will provide cash refunds for domestic rail and coach tickets for the previous Christmas travel window between 23-27 December, bought before the change in regulations and guidance that were announced by the Prime Minister on Saturday 19th December. 
19/12/2020: A company dedicated to providing a collection of excellent treatment and rehabilitation centres across the UK has highlighted the impact on mental health caused by the coronavirus pandemic.
19/12/2020: The Long Eaton Natural History Society have set out plans to restart their programme of events in 2021 and have hinted at an interesting seection of outdoor meetings to be aranged by Joan Breakwell.