Erewash News

15/12/2020: A Derbyshire County Council care worker helping support residents recover from Covid-19 is one of the first in line for the new vaccine.
15/12/2020: The rail industry has taken a step forward in how it manages accessible travel but it is important that this work continues, says disability charity Scope and rail regulator the Office of Rail and Road.
15/12/2020: New figures published by the Office for National Statistics (ONS) show the UK unemployment rate has risen to 4.9% nationally.
Department for Transport
15/12/2020: A support package worth up to £3million that will enable coach operators to provide additional scheduled services over the Christmas travel window, has been announced by Transport Secretary Grant Shapps.  
15/12/2020: Generous Derbyshire donors have given a great boost to the Faith in Families’ 2020 Christmas Appeal – aiming to support at least 120 struggling families across the East Midlands.
Chief Executive of the East Midlands Chamber - Scott Knowles
15/12/2020: The Chief Executive of the East Midlands Chamber, which represents the interests of local firms across three counties, has responded to the National Infrastructure Commission’s (NIC) Rail Needs Assessment Plan in which it outlines recommendations on the future of HS2.
15/12/2020: Online shoppers are being urged to be extra vigilant in the run up to Christmas due to a number of parcel delivery scams which have seen victims tricked in to giving their bank details to fraudsters.
Emmanuel House double decker bus, donated by Nottingham City Transport
15/12/2020: Independent charity Emmanuel House Support Centre’s colourful campaign message of hope and positivity can now be spotted all around Nottingham thanks to a generous donation worth over £25,000 in advertising from Nottingham City Transport, the city’s tram network and its print supplier Adverta. 
14/12/2020: Dog owners in Erewash are being urged to help keep the streets of the borough free from dog mess by helping crack down on those who are failing to pick up after their pets.
14/12/2020: The roll-out of the latest support grants is continuing, with nearly £680,000 in total so far paid out to more than 500 businesses in Erewash hit by the financial impact of the pandemic.