Erewash News

12/07/2021: A fourth man has now been charged with the alleged murder of a 22-year-old man following a disturbance in Ilkeston.
12/07/2021: A Derbyshire-based construction firm is helping to build a housing revolution after seeing a dramatic growth following the Covid lockdowns – and is putting technology at the forefront of its operations. 
09/07/2021: Derby College Group (DCG) is holding a family open day at The Community College in Pimlico, Ilkeston, on Saturday July 31 between 11am and 5pm with a range of taster learning sessions for adults and fun activities for children.
09/07/2021: A unique opportunity to retrain in the field of alternative energy opened today with the launch of Derbyshire County Council’s Green Entrepreneurs Scholarship Scheme.
09/07/2021: The Woodland Trust is set to revolutionise the conservation sector as it pledges to end the use of new plastic tree shelters from its sites by the end of the year.
Department for Transport
09/07/2021: Bus operators across the country will benefit from £226.5m in government funding to help ensure they continue to run vital services as Covid-19 restrictions are lifted, Roads Minister Baroness Vere has announced.
09/07/2021: Derby College Group (DCG) have a bumper crop of apprenticeship vacancies to fill on behalf of local and regional employers – highlighting the growing levels of business confidence, according to Vice Principal of Apprenticeships and Employer Relations Matthew Smith
Chief Executive of the East Midlands Chamber - Scott Knowles
09/07/2021: HS2 is about “much more than a new railway” and should be viewed as a catalyst for levelling up, according to chief executives at the four largest Chambers of Commerce along the route – as they urged the Prime Minister to deliver the project in full. 
09/07/2021: All primary schools in Derbyshire are being asked to help support a healthy eating campaign from Derbyshire County Council’s catering service.
Laura Mitchell and Cllr Kewal Singh Athwal
08/07/2021: Rural Action Derbyshire is excited to announce the launch of a small fleet of electric bicycles through its Wheels to Work project.