Erewash News

13/03/2018: Erewash Museum is currently undertaking conservation work on the Margaret Hope Robinson letters – an archive of more than 2,000 letters that give an emotional insight into the lives of families of British prisoners of war (POWs) during the Second World War.
13/03/2018: Students at Saint John Houghton Catholic Voluntary Academy are preparing for a trip of a lifetime after signing up to visit Swaziland with World Challenge.
13/03/2018: Derbyshire County Council workers are upgrading a pedestrian crossing in Ilkeston as part of a wider £1.7m project to provide better cycle and walking links between the town centre and railway station.
13/03/2018: Three more litterbugs have been left with hefty court bills after they were caught offending and then failed to pay the Fixed Penalty Notice (FPN) fine.
13/03/2018: Derby College has become the first Derbyshire organisation to join the Employer Supported Policing scheme in 2018.
10/03/2018: The next stage in the possible reshaping of Erewash Borough Council’s sport and leisure services will now go ahead after borough councillors gave the green light to go out to tender.
08/03/2018: The Government is now considering applications for shooting badgers in Derbyshire, yet new evidence shows that Derbyshire badgers have extremely low levels of bovine TB.
03/03/2018: Students at Saint John Houghton Catholic Voluntary Academy learnt how to help save the planet during a day focused on recycling.
01/03/2018: The latest edition of Derbyshire County Council’s magazine for residents is due out now and includes the chance to win a luxury hotel break for two.
28/02/2018: In a further attempt to help boost employment levels locally, Erewash MP Maggie Throup has announced plans to launch two Jobs Clinics in Cotmanhay and Petersham.