Local News

Breaston Parish By-Election Success!

Erewash Conservative Association would like to congratulate Peter Pepios on being elected as Parish Councillor in Breaston.

Erewash MP Praises Work of Social Centre

Erewash MP Jessica Lee recently visited the Happivale Social Centre in Long Eaton, where she took part in Fun Day aimed at raising funds for the centre.

Love your town – It’s not an ashtray

Erewash Borough Council is launching a ‘Love your town – anti cigarette littering campaign’ to raise awareness and reduce the amount of cigarette litter around the borough.

Erewash Borough Council Drink Aware Message

Erewash Borough Council has joined forces with the Police Licensing and Safer Neighbourhood Team for a campaign which will focus on the holiday weekend and on telling people how many units are in the alcoholic drinks they may be enjoying.

Leaders Diary

Each month Cllr Chris Corbett, Conservative Leader of Erewash Borough Council will write a column for the Erewash Conservatives Website. 

Summer Fundraising event, a great success

Erewash Conservative Association held their annual summer fundraising event at Draycott House, in Draycott Erewash on Friday 9th August. The event was a huge success with all members and guests leaving delighted with the new venue and the entertainment. The meticulous organisation and planning was complimented by the beuatiful surroundings of Draycott House. 

Residents Celebrate Investment at Petersham Hall

The Executive Committee of Conservative-controlled Erewash Borough Council made a decision on Wednesday 24th July to invest £184,000 to guarantee the future of the Long Eaton Petersham Hall.

Victoria Park makes it a Hatrick

Ilkeston’s Victoria Park has scored a hat trick . . . winning the prestigious Green Flag award for the third year running.

Erewash MP Welcomes Culture Secretary to Long Eaton

Erewash MP Jessica Lee welcomes The Rt. Hon. Maria Miller, Secretary of State for Culture, Media & Sport to Long Eaton on Tuesday 23rd July where they visited the Chatsworth Arts Centre & Duchess Theatre.

The Rt Hon John Hayes MP visits Erewash

The Rt Hon John Hayes MP, Principal Advisor to the Prime Minister and Minister for the Cabinet Office, visited Ilkeston on Wednesay 17th July. John gave a very rousing and entertaining speech, about his time on Nottinghamshire County Council and his time as a student at the University of Nottingham.