Upcoming Local Events in Erewash

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News of upcoming local events and activities around the Erewash Area. To include details of your own event on this page, as well as on air, please email all the details to guide@erewashsound.com. (Service available FREE to all local non-profit organisations only).

Wed, 06/10/2021 to Fri, 22/10/2021 - Various locations around Erewash
A care home garden in Ilkeston is to undergo a renovation project thanks to the Prince’s Trust Team from the Warwickshire College Group in Ilkeston, with the aim to give back to the community as part of their course. 
The most vulnerable in our communities will be hit hardest this winter.  Energy prices are set to rise significantly (by at least £139 up to £154) this October, alongside the phasing out of the £20 uplift for those on Universal Credit, the end of the furlough scheme and higher National Insurance costs for lower paid workers.
Mon, 20/09/2021 to Sun, 26/09/2021
Recycle more and recycle better is the message for the 18th annual Recycle Week which began on Monday 20 September, and Derbyshire County Council is helping to spread the word. 
Healthwatch Derbyshire are looking for feedback from people who are waiting for treatment or an appointment at a hospital.  This is potentially an issue for a lot of people. Many treatments and operations have been delayed or cancelled during the pandemic. 
Melody seen by the Erewash Canal in Sandiacre
Tue, 14/09/2021 to Sun, 19/09/2021 - Meldon Viaduct, Devon to Bennerley Viaduct, Derbyshire/Nottinghamshire
Two radio presenters from Erewash Sound are covering the road network to and from Devon and back to the Erewash Valley this week broadcasting live from a charity bike ride event.
Proposals for a memorial park to remember and honour local people who died from Covid-19 were given the go-ahead by Derbyshire County Council’s Cabinet members.
A new project, funded by Derbyshire County Council, will see Derbyshire football clubs delivering weight management projects to men.
NHS Blood and Transplant
A spokesperson for NHS Blood and Transplant has issued a call to secondary school teachers that young people are now learning about saving lives.
Ladies Saturday Sports is part of the Mojatu Foundation programme designed for women and girls.  
The Friends of Bennerley Viaduct (FoBV) are launching an exciting new cycling route linking the two remaining wrought iron viaducts in the country.