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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!

Robert Lindsay seen at the launch of Erewash Sound over a decade ago
01/10/2020: On the morning of 6th March 2010, renowned actor, Ilkeston-born Robert Lindsay appeared at the now former Co-op Buildings in the town for the full-time FM launch party of the Erewash borough’s very own local radio station – Erewash Sound – ‘Wolfie’ seen sporting his Citizen Smith beret as well as a radio station T-shirt whilst raising a trademark clenched fist, shouting “power to the people!”.
Jeff Martin
01/10/2020: Erewash Sound has been the local radio station for the borough for the past ten years but from 12th October, the station is set for a makeover.
Win a 3-month gym membership with Curves Ilkeston and Erewash Sound!
07/09/2020: There’s still time to take back 2020 and achieve your fitness and weight loss goals with Curves in Ilkeston.
From left to right, Tyles, Dino and Pete
18/08/2020: Three familiar voices are returning to local radio from 30th August as part of a new look Sunday schedule on Erewash Sound.
Deb Somerset from DLS Safeguarding and Wellbeing
17/07/2020: Welcome to the Window on Wellbeing on Erewash Sound, brought to you with our friends at DLS Safeguarding & Wellbeing Solutions.
29/05/2020: Getting your business ready to keep your staff safe when welcoming back your customers is a REAL challenge, and at Erewash Sound, we realise that things might be a little bit different right now.
Send us a text as long as you like to 88440 starting your message with the word 'erewash'
15/04/2020: We have a NEW text number for you to contact us with our old number being phased out.
09/04/2020: 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.
04/04/2020: A local radio presenter has come up with a novel way of keeping listeners and locals entertained each day throughout the Coronavirus lockdown.
Local Giving for Erewash Sound
30/03/2020: As residents of the borough continue to tackle the impact of restrictions on daily life due to the Coronavirus, those same residents, particularly Erewash Sound listeners, are being asked to consider making a donation to help cover costs of providing a much-valued local radio service throughout the pandemic and beyond and, additionally, by signing up to a website that pays commission for items that need to be bought on line.