Erewash News

12/07/2018: Police officers in Ilkeston have released CCTV footage showing a man wanted for questioning in connection with an assault in the Market Place.
12/07/2018: An Ilkeston footwear shop is expecting to increase shopping back into the town centre and boost the local economy after securing a contract to officially stock Clarks shoes in the town.
12/07/2018: Derby and Sandiacre Canal Trust are on the home strait to securing the necessary funds for a major volunteer restoration project to take place at the end of July.
10/07/2018: Local charity Erewash Voluntary Action – Council for Voluntary Service is one of dozens of local charities who received an unwelcome surprise on the 70th Anniversary of the NHS – a letter from the local NHS Clinical Commissioning Group telling them that it plans to cut all its grant funding.
10/07/2018: Derbyshire Police and Crime Commissioner Hardyal Dhindsa has welcomed the advance of new legislation protecting service animals after force police dog Axle was injured on duty.
10/07/2018: The record for the number of incidents dealt with by Derbyshire Constabulary in a 24-hour period has been broken twice in the space of eight days.
10/07/2018: The head of Derbyshire’s independent health and social care watchdog has warned that meaningful public and patient input into the future of local health services is in danger of being side-lined following recent developments in the county.
09/07/2018: Four teenagers and a 12 year old have been arrested on suspicion of assault after a video was posted online showing a boy being punched and kicked in an alleyway.
09/07/2018: Derbyshire County Council has appointed a new Strategic Director for Adult Care.
04/07/2018: On the day following the start of cuts to opening hours at Ilkeston Community Hospital Minor Injuries Unit, Catherine Atkinson Labour Candidate for MP in Erewash has highlighted a memo from DCHS which warns of “an estimated financial gap of £80m this year across the whole system” in Derbyshire.