Events

Historic fair is back in town

Ilkeston Charter Fair is one of the oldest and largest street fairs in Europe and will once again be given its ceremonial opening on Thursday 22 October when the Mayor of Erewash, Councillor Val Custance,…


Should be a big draw!

Residents of all ages can get involved in creating a large mural that pays tribute to the Grade II listed home of Erewash Museum during a one-day creative event on Saturday 10 October between 11am…


Ilkeston Town Centre

Ghostly fun on offer

Spooky stories, devilish family fun, creepy capers and zany Zombies . . . Erewash Borough Council is sending out a cobweb-draped invitation to join in the fun at its Halloween Ghostly Gathering on Saturday 31…


All the fun of the Charter Fair!

Roll up, roll up . . . the 763rd Ilkeston Charter Fair is on its way and will once again transform the town centre into a colourful spectacle with delights for all the family. One…


Take the plunge in fun swimming gala

Ilkeston’s Victoria Park Leisure Centre hosts a free-to-enter Family Swimming Gala this month featuring a whole range of fun races and relays. The afternoon event takes place on Saturday 26 September between 3.30pm and 5pm…


Cycle celebration to mark the Tour

A free family cycle festival will be held at Rutland Sport Park in Ilkeston on Friday 11 September between 4pm and 6pm as a celebration of the arrival of the Aviva Tour of Britain race…