Erewash News

15/06/2018: A 38-year-old Long Eaton man has been charged with robbery, attempted robbery and two firearms offences following an alleged armed robbery in Borrowash.
14/06/2018: A group of users of Elvaston Castle Country Park have come together to express their concerns over a County Council Masterplan for Elvaston Castle Country Park.
12/06/2018: Bespoke roof repair work to the iconic bandstand at Long Eaton’s West Park has now been completed.
11/06/2018: A group of 35 volunteers who help to restore and maintain the historic gardens at Derby College’s Broomfield Hall campus have won a Silver medal for their exhibit at the RHS Chatsworth Flower Show.
11/06/2018: Volunteers with Derby and Sandiacre Canal Trust have been joined by a special working party to progress work underway in Draycott.
10/06/2018: June is Scams Awareness Month.  Every day, as in counties all over the UK, Derbyshire people are targeted by scammers – particularly using new technology.
10/06/2018: The opening of the new railway footbridge over the Midland Main Line will give visitors and local people much improved access to the magnificent 19th century wrought iron Bennerley Viaduct. The footpath from the Erewash Canal to the viaduct is now open, enabling visitors to access and appreciate the longest wrought iron viaduct in the British Isles.
07/06/2018: Derbyshire residents interested in helping to shape the future of the county’s libraries are being encouraged to get involved and join a local focus group to find out more.
07/06/2018: Erewash MP Maggie Throup is supporting a new British Red Cross scheme called community reserve volunteers which will create a national network of people ready to help in a local emergency.
07/06/2018: Officials at Ockbrook School have expressed their delight after a Sixth Form student secured a much sought after place on a Higher Apprenticeship programme at Rolls-Royce.