Erewash News

19/01/2018: Long Eaton Dawnbreakers Rotary Club have teamed up with the charity, Tools With A Mission, to collect unwanted tools of all types and in any condition, which will be refurbished and sent to Africa as tool kits.
18/01/2018: In a dramatic turn around from earlier indications that the club had resigned from the East Midlands Counties League, Borrowash Victoria FC officials have announced the appointment of a new management team this evening (Thursday 18th).  The new manager has been named as Paul Turner whilst the Secretary is Melvyn Williams.
18/01/2018: Derbyshire County Council is providing funding to a service that helps homeless people stay healthy and find housing.
17/01/2018: The owner of a 100 year-old family bakery has revealed plans to invest a six figure sum into the future of the business.
15/01/2018: Paintings by the late Ilkeston artist Rick Scollins have been donated to Erewash Museum to mark the 25th anniversary of his death.
15/01/2018: A popular local Male Voice Choir is appealing for new members as the build up continues to their centenary year in 2020.
15/01/2018: Bus drivers and colleagues from trentbarton have raised almost £25,000 for the children’s charity When You Wish Upon a Star, which makes dreams come true for children living with a life-threatening illness.
10/01/2018: Students at Ormiston Ilkeston Enterprise Academy have donated dozens of items of food to a project which supports vulnerable people on their own at Christmas.
07/01/2018: With the New Year underway, Derbyshire Fire & Rescue Service (DFRS) is asking people to make testing their smoke alarms weekly one of their 2018 new year’s resolutions.
07/01/2018: Public Health England (PHE) has released a new TV advert highlighting the dangers of tar in cigarettes, as England’s 7 million smokers are urged to make a quit attempt with help from Smokefree this New Year. The latest campaign shows how poisons from tar in cigarettes enter the bloodstream, spreading around the body within seconds and causing damage to major organs.