Erewash News

23/01/2019: An Ilkeston man has been arrested after committing two thefts in Derby City Centre.
Derbyshire’s Chief Fire Officer/Chief Executive Terry McDermott (Second from Left) with members of the Inclusion Team:   L-R Lukasz Gazda, Inclusion Officer, CFO Terry McDermott, Positive Action Officer Rachel Salmon, Station Manager Marc Redford.
22/01/2019: Derbyshire Fire & Rescue Service (DFRS) is proud to announce a leap of 140 places, from 267th in 2018 to 127th in the 2019 annual Stonewall Equality Index.
22/01/2019: A new bus link connecting workers and passengers from Erewash to East Midlands Airport has carried 50,000 people in its first nine months. trentbarton created the new bus link in March 2018 for the people of Ilkeston, Stapleford and Sandiacre to access the thousands of new jobs being created in and around East Midlands Airport.
22/01/2019: Media and Politics students from Derby College have been given rare behind the scenes access to BBC’s ‘Question Time’ which was filmed at the iconic Roundhouse.
19/01/2019: More than £120,000 is being earmarked by Derbyshire County Council to extend and enhance support for businesses across the county as part of a £12.1m project.
19/01/2019: A group of healthcare providers are working in collaboration to develop how forensic mental health services are delivered in the East Midlands.  Together, they will form a New Care Model (NCM) site that aims to improve the way that care is provided to patients across the region.  This is in line with the national direction of travel as NHS England seeks to devolve budgets for specialist mental health services to groups of providers across a given region. This follows a number of pilot sites that have been in place since 2016.
19/01/2019: A lower than predicted council tax rise, continual investment in road improvements and targeted  spending on services for vulnerable older people and children will be considered by Derbyshire County Council.
19/01/2019: Officers are appealing for witnesses after an argument broke out in Ilkeston, in which a man and woman are reported to have been racially abused and threatened on Monday, January 14 at around 12.40pm.
17/01/2019: Officers from the Sandiacre Safer Neighbourhood Team are appealing for information after a dog was attacked by another dog on the canal path.
17/01/2019: Derby College is expanding its pioneering programme that aims to broaden students’ horizons and aspirations with fun and stimulating activities.