Erewash News

13/04/2016: Treetops Hospice Care has been rated by Birdsong Charity Consulting as their top performing charity, based on a review of the results of all their staff satisfaction surveys from the last three years.
11/04/2016: All 13 parish councils in Erewash are being encouraged to apply for a share of a £62,500 moneypot that is now available to support projects in the borough's villages and rural communities.
11/04/2016: Plans to restore and reopen Bennerley Viaduct have received a significant boost thanks to a pledge by Broxtowe Borough Council to allocate up to £20,000 towards the project as part of a match funding arrangement.
04/04/2016: Derbyshire County Council officials are helping to fund a borough project helping residents recover from alcohol or drug addiction.
18/03/2016: A fact-filled advice leaflet for parents called 'Your Child and Alcohol' has been produced by Erewash Borough Council's licensing team.
14/03/2016: The popular free one hour parking in Erewash will continue, but Erewash Borough Council has agreed that changes to other car parking charges are needed to fund the scheme.
06/02/2016: Patients in need of urgent care can now see at a glance how long they can expect to wait for treatment at four local NHS centres in southern Derbyshire including one in the Erewash borough.
06/02/2016: Officials at a local community football club have launched a plea for help after its future was plunged into doubt due to a funding issue.
26/01/2016: Acclaimed actor Robert Lindsay has been awarded the prestigious Freedom of the Borough by Erewash Borough Council in recognition of the Ilkeston-born star's achievements in his TV, stage and film career.
26/01/2016: The recent award of funding from the Heritage Lottery Fund towards Bennerley Viaduct has enabled Eastwood resident Kieran Lee to be appointed as Community Engagement and Development Officer for the project.