• This month’s Ilkeston Life is out….
    This month’s Ilkeston Life is out….

    This month’s Ilkeston Life is out.
    Read about:
    My Harley dream has come true – Nora, 91;
    It’s another great heritage and classic vehicle show;
    First Ilkeston Festival Week success;
    West Hallam woman’s Slimming World award;
    Local brickies make plinth for footballer statue;
    Another balancing record for John Evans;
    Former Ilkeston trader, 94, offers high street advice;
    Ilkeston property ‘too small for seven people’;
    Long Eaton man jailed after petrol and lighter threat;
    Au revoir Dale Abbey – popular columnist’s farewell piece;
    ‘Important’ bridge plan scrapped;
    Ilkeston care home residents find Australian pen pals:
    Town’s stuttering start to the new football season.
    Plus usual columns, poems, family notices, etc.

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  • Ian Britton:…
    Ian Britton:…

    Ian Britton:
    Bonfire Night – 5th November – 1st Sitwell (Horsley Woodhouse)
    Planning is underway for this event which we need to be another great fundraiser for the group. We will be having a bonfire, fireworks, BBQ, Mushy peas, candy floss, popcorn and some games in the hut.
    Also, we hope we have Music and a licensed Bar too!!!
    Advance Tickets are also available from the scout hut– new poster attached
    Some great community Hubs/Shops will be selling advance tickets too 😊 – more information to follow.
    So, please remember – 5th November only at Sitwell 🙂
    More info via our bonfire event page