Erewash News

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.
24/12/2018: Awards for a range of achievements were handed out to students at Saint John Houghton Catholic Voluntary Academy.
19/12/2018: Students at Ilkeston Technical Skills College, part of the Derby College Group, have created intricate hair and beauty designs depicting Winter Solstice as part of an Arts Development project led by Erewash Borough Council.
19/12/2018: On Sunday 16 December 2018, Derbyshire Fire & Rescue Service welcomed 17 new On-Call Firefighters at a Pass-Out Ceremony attended by over 70 of their closest family and friends.
19/12/2018: The leader of Derbyshire County Council has said he is pleased health chiefs have decided not to make the full £1.2million cuts to voluntary sector organisations they planned.
15/12/2018: Ilkeston Police Officers want to speak to a number of men in connection with an assault in Ilkeston.
13/12/2018: The Government has announced a package of measures which, if they are confirmed, it claims will amount to £12.4m more in the Derbyshire Constabulary pot.
13/12/2018: The Derbyshire Wildlife Trust has collectively expressed extreme concerned about the extent of damage that it says HS2 will have on large swathes of Derbyshire and our wildlife.
12/12/2018: People who live in rural Derbyshire often find it hard to travel to places of work, training or education.  Reliable bus services are few and far between and generally impossible for people that do shift work.  Jobs are out there, but quite often just not in easy reach.