Archive for Month: May 2017

  • Paying our respects to the people of Manchester

    My thoughts are with the the family and friends of the victims of the Manchester terror attack last night, as are those of everyone at Erewash Borough Council.   As a mark of respect the flags at both Long Eaton and Ilkeston Town Halls have been lowered to half mast.

  • New Mayor of Erewash

    The new Mayor of Erewash is Councillor Mary Hopkinson, who was formally elected to the role during Erewash Borough Council’s annual meeting last night (18 May). Councillor Hopkinson, who has represented the Little Hallam Ward on the Borough Council since 2011, will serve residents as the First Citizen of the Borough for the civic year…

  • New Leadership at EBC

    Erewash Borough Council has its first female Leader following the appointment of Councillor Carol Hart to the position, a move which was approved at the Annual Meeting of the council last night. (Thursday 18 May). Councillor Hart takes over the reins after the previous Leader, Councillor Chris Corbett, stepped down after 10 years and has…