Erewash News

Tom Lamb collected a 'bronze' award at the 2020 CRAs
12/12/2020: After collecting as many as eight national Community Radio Awards in the space of three years, Erewash Sound made it nine awards in four years on Saturday night (12th December).  The Awards have only been running for five years so far.
11/12/2020: Following a visit to the Arena Foodbank back in the Summer of 2018, the crews from Ilkeston Fire Station were overwhelmed by the generosity and good will from our local community and the wonderful volunteers who help out.
Representing Great Britain, Dahnon Ward from Kirk Hallam.
11/12/2020: Dahnon Ward has been named the inaugural winner of the International Tennis Federation’s Junior Wheelchair Tennis Player of the Year Award.
Nottingham Castle Trust - New Logo
11/12/2020: Nottingham Castle has been awarded a £95,538 Capital Kickstart grant as part of the Government’s £1.57 billion Culture Recovery Fund enabling the organisation to push forward with its major redevelopment despite the financial challenge caused by the Covid-19 crisis.
10/12/2020: Hundreds of students and staff across DCG have been involved in Derby City Council’s Christmas Cheer project which is providing much needed support and festive cheer to particularly vulnerable and elderly people across the city
10/12/2020: Derbyshire Police and Crime Commissioner Hardyal Dhindsa is at the forefront of a new national board to promote and develop sport as an effective way to prevent youth crime.
10/12/2020: The charity Adoption UK is deeply concerned that the number children adopted from care in England is down by more than a third compared to five years ago, as revealed by the latest official statistics. 
10/12/2020: NHS Business Services Authority’s (NHSBSA) latest statistics ‘Medicines used in Mental Health – England Quarterly Summary’ have been released today, showing that 19.6 million antidepressant drugs were prescribed between July and September 2020.
Distraction burglary - Long Eaton - image of man wanted for questioning
10/12/2020: Officers investigating a distraction burglary of an elderly couple in Long Eaton want to speak to the man pictured in connection with the incident.
10/12/2020: A 70-hectare site at Stanton that has been derelict for years has been sold with plans to transform the land and create local jobs for local people.