Tags: Community

Coronavirus update from DCC

Coronavirus cases are currently high in Long Eaton following a large outbreak in the area and two confirmed cases of a new Indian variant and the South African variant that spread more easily.
Please get a test if you have any of the extra symptoms listed on Derbyshire County Council's website.
One in three people who have the virus don't have any symptoms so please get tested regularly to check you... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 19 May 2021 10:25 by Sarah Kitchener

Tags: Community, DCC

DCC Community News 2021 05 17

Information for local groups, societies, clubs, parish and town councils
Welcome to the latest issue of Community News. We've written this for local groups, clubs and parish and town councils, to keep them up-to-date with news from the council. Our aim is to send this newsletter out every fortnight.

Please feel free to share this newsletter with your members or residents, or use the information in the... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 17 May 2021 10:07 by Sarah Kitchener

Tags: Community, DCC

Community Grants Scheme

Community Grants Scheme

Erewash Borough Council is once again offering help towards worthy causes across the borough through its Community Grants Scheme.

Voluntary groups and organisations are being encouraged to apply now for up to £2,000 and the council is particularly keen to support projects and initiatives that are helping the local community.

The grants scheme has helped hundreds of local groups and sporting organisations... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 05 May 2021 10:05 by Sarah Kitchener

Tags: Community, Grant

Community News 2020 04

Welcome to the latest issue of Community News. We've written this for local groups, clubs and parish and town councils, to keep them up-to-date with news from the council. Our aim is to send this newsletter out every fortnight.

Please feel free to share this newsletter with your members or residents, or use the information in the newsletter on your website, or in your publications.

If you've any queries... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 22 Apr 2021 10:07 by Sarah Kitchener

Tags: Community, Derbyshire County Council

Ask for Ani

Poster advertising the Ask for Ani Campaign

Pharmacies across the country can help anyone who is suffering from domestic abuse.

If a pharmacy has an Ask for ANI poster on display and you are suffering from abuse, you can ask for immediate help and support by using the 'Ask for ANI' codeword.

Posted: Wed, 21 Apr 2021 12:00 by Sarah Kitchener

Tags: Community

hate crime 2021

hate crime 2021

Posted: Thu, 15 Apr 2021 11:00 by Sarah Kitchener

Tags: Community

Community News 04 21

Information for parish and town councils
13 April 2021

Latest information about coronavirus testing kits to use at home

Thank you for your ongoing support in spreading the word about community testing for coronavirus in your locality. Here is some important information about free testing kits that can be used at home. Please follow the links for the full information including who can collect the kits.... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 14 Apr 2021 15:00 by Sarah Kitchener

Tags: Community

Community News 2020 03

Information for local groups, societies, clubs, parish and town councils
Welcome to the latest issue of Community News. We've written this for local groups, clubs and parish and town councils, to keep them up-to-date with news from the council. Our aim is to send this newsletter out every fortnight.

Please feel free to share this newsletter with your members or residents, or use the information in the... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 06 Apr 2021 11:52 by Sarah Kitchener

Tags: Community

Community News 2021 03

Information for local groups, societies, clubs, parish and town councils
23 March 2021

Derbyshire Beacon of Hope Awards

Do you know someone who has put others first, showing kindness, compassion, enterprise and strong community spirit during the pandemic?

We've joined forces with Derby City Council, the High Sheriff and the Lord Lieutenant to launch the Beacon of Hope award to recognise individuals and... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 24 Mar 2021 09:42 by Sarah Kitchener

Tags: Community

Beacon of Hope Awards

I am forwarding the email below which was received from the City of Derby regarding the Beacon of Hope Awards for information.

"Earlier this week we launched the Derbyshire Beacon of Hope awards, an award which looks to identify, and to express thanks to those groups or individuals who have worked tirelessly to keep our communities safe, and our businesses moving during the global Covid-19 crisis.

Derby... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 24 Mar 2021 08:15 by Sarah Kitchener

Tags: Community