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Life ban for woman who starved dogs
SLIDESHOW: Butterley Utd v Ashover
All systems go for village’s carnival
Royal Ascot: Absence of Sir Henry Cecil will be felt...
Police at scene of suspected suicide in Cotmanhay
Queen’s honour for village businessman
The summer solstice is nearly upon us, and the Ilkeston Advertiser is looking to celebrate the longest day of the year with a snapshot of life in our amazing town.
The daughter of a West Hallam care home resident has hit back at a councillor’s vow to try to keep at least some of the county’s care homes open.
The excellent patient care provided by a Long Eaton nurse has been recognised by health professionals.
Thousands of pounds in funding is to be donated to community groups by Erewash Borough Council.
An Ilkeston woman has been banned for life from keeping pets after two dogs had to be rescued when left in her care to fulfil a ‘dying wish’.
Six dog owners have been forced to cough up £80 each after being caught failing to pick up after their dogs in Cotmanhay.
by Jim Sumner
These action shots are from the DCCL Division 7N game between Butterley Utd and Ashover.
West Hallam maintained their lead at the top of Division Three with a commanding win against Clay Cross on Saturday.
Two giants of the Derbyshire Premier League battled out a thrilling tie at Victoria Avenue on Saturday, with Ockbrook & Borrowash’s Trevor Smith being run out on the final ball to leave the sides deadlocked on 203 apiece.
Some extraordinarily powerful and poignant tributes have been penned in honour of Sir Henry Cecil since his death last week.
Here is a selection of photos from Ilkeston Rutland CC’s clash with Rolls Royce from Saturday, June 15.
Trombones, trumpets, cornets, horns and all things brass . . .
The Original Theatre Company and Birdsong Productions Ltd will be performing a touring production of Birdsong at Nottingham’s Theatre Royal from June 17-22.
Mike Greaves is playing at The Queen’s Head on Chesterfield Road, Belper, on Saturday, June 22.
Heage Windmill will be be-decked with flowers during the weekend of June 22-23, from 11am-4pm.
The 37th Annual Village Carnival is to take place in Horsley Woodhouse this year on Saturday, July 20.
The play Shedding Skin, by Paul Davies, is to be performed at Derby Theatre on June 21-22.
When I picked up the Advertiser a fortnight ago I was pleasantly surprised.
Unbelievable! Free parking from 8am to 10am.
Smalley duo John Bosworth and Tiffer Bosworth were snapped with a Foster agricultural steam engine when they took part in the annual Belper Steam Rally at the weekend.
Another celebrity visits former Ilkeston hosiery factory Booths in this photograph from Karl Aldred’s scrapbook.
The Hallam Fields Junior School countr y dance team can be seen posing for this photograph taken exactly 60 years ago in 1953.
The depth of the trench dug out to accommodate Ilkeston’s town centre bypass is shown in this photograph by Dave Gunn.
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Weather for Ilkeston
Wednesday 19 June 2013
Temperature: 12 C to 23 C
Wind Speed: 9 mph
Wind direction: North west
Temperature: 12 C to 17 C
Wind Speed: 10 mph
Wind direction: East