Erewash Sound Station News

What's going on with Erewash Sound?

From plans for a second transmitter and an extension to our licence to 2025 plus work by the Erewash Sound Academy and studio and presenter activities, come back here soon for a regularly updated round up!

18/04/2021: Erewash Sound has partnered with The Giving Lottery to give you the chance to win up to a jackpot of £25,000 by matching numbers* on your £1 ticket in their weekly draw.
11/02/2021: Five community groups in Erewash have received a slice of nearly £7,000 of funding thanks to the council’s latest round of community grant awards.  One of the successful recipients, Erewash Sound, who are based in Vernon Street, Cotmanhay, has received £2,000 and will use the funding to update their servers and the use of a modern operating system.  It will also help fund Erewash Sound’s Training Academy. 
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03/02/2021: On Saturday 6th February, John Dolby welcomed a very special guest on to the Soul & Disco Show.
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03/02/2021: A local business selling various products for home and garden on-line has been revealed as the winner of our January promotion to give away three months worth of free radio airtime on Erewash Sound.
29/01/2021: Equipment that will help keep Erewash Sound securely and more reliably on the air is to be purchased after the Awards Panel at Erewash Borough Council granted an application for funding.
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04/01/2021: A Long Eaton handicrafts shop has won three months worth of free commercial air-time with Erewash Sound!
A raft of gifts and goodies provided by Erewash Sound listeners
16/12/2020: From an emotional plea to the community through Erewash Sound asking them to bring a little Christmas Cheer to the residents at Canal Vue, to a room full of gifts, the community of Ilkeston pulled together to make a difference.
Tom Lamb collected a 'bronze' award at the 2020 CRAs
12/12/2020: After collecting as many as eight national Community Radio Awards in the space of three years, Erewash Sound made it nine awards in four years on Saturday night (12th December).  The Awards have only been running for five years so far.
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07/12/2020: Sports Tech Ilkeston have been operating for 16 years and, as well as car servicing for German marques, they also offer vehicle air conditioning sanitisation for all vehicles.  When left without proper cleaning, your air-con will recycle germs and viruses, including flu, the common cold and COVID-19.
Morning Plus presenter Ollie Darvill
16/11/2020: After securing as many as eight Community Radio Awards in the space of three years, Erewash Sound has been shortlisted in two categories for the 2020 ceremony..