Erewash News

10/01/2019: Students and staff at Ormiston Ilkeston Enterprise Academy donated dozens of items to a food bank in Ilkeston.
10/01/2019: Erewash residents still have time to give their views on a request by the Showmen’s Guild to extend Ilkeston Charter Fair by one day.
05/01/2019: Public Health England (PHE) is helping parents in the East Midlands "Make a swap when you next shop” to halve their children’s sugar intake from some everyday food and drinks.
27/12/2018: Public Health England (PHE) has released a new film showing the devastating harms from smoking and how these can be avoided by switching to an e-cigarette or using another type of quit aid.
25/12/2018: Local freelance artist, Diana Shepherd, will be exhibiting her ‘Five Ways to Wellbeing' arts and wellbeing projects at Erewash Museum’s Lally Gallery from Friday 4 January  -  Saturday 23 February.
24/12/2018: Children at Scargill School are making the most of learning in the great outdoors in an exciting new initiative.
24/12/2018: A West Hallam boy has shown the true spirit of Christmas after saving up his pocket money to make up gift bags for homeless people.
24/12/2018: Government cuts of £2bn from England’s schools have led to reductions in staff in 41% of East Midlands primaries and 64% of secondaries, with severe implications for children’s education and teacher workload.
24/12/2018: Innovative plans to change the way Derbyshire County Council’s libraries are run and to secure their future have been agreed.
24/12/2018: Quick-thinking staff at Victoria Park Leisure Centre in Ilkeston saved the life of a swimmer who got into difficulty in the pool.