Ilkeston

Ilkeston Petrol Forecourt Shortlisted for National Award

Bellini’s, the Gulf-branded forecourt based on Heanor Road, has been shortlisted for SuperStation 2016, one of the most prestigious accolades in petrol retailing and open to over 700 Certas Energy-supplied forecourts across the UK. All…


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Walking and cycling around Ilkeston

A handy-sized new map showing walking and cycle routes around Ilkeston is now available thanks to an Erewash Borough Council project to showcase the town’s sustainable transport network. The walk/cycle map features the quieter roads,…


Ilkeston’s historic fair is back!

Roll up, roll up . . . it’s all the fun of the 764th Ilkeston Charter Fair, which is back in town from Wednesday 19 October to Saturday 22 October. One of the oldest and…


Death of former pub landlord

Peter Smith, former landlord of the Three Horse Shoes in Ilkeston has died. He passed away in Ilkeston Community Hospital on Sunday 11th September, aged 71 years. Peter, along with wife Carol, was involved with…


Maggie Declares New Shop Open For Business

Erewash MP Maggie Throup was on hand to the cut the ribbon, as she officially opened Ilkeston’s newest Wedding and Events store. Located at 81 Bath Street, The Wedding Tea Rooms, owned and run by…


Ilkeston FC’s suspension continues

This is turning into a farce! The Evo-Stick Northern Premier League has banned Ilkeston from playing matches because of a breach of League Rules and has now charged them with three counts of failing to…