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Waste management firm boost nursery refurbishment project

A waste management firm based in Ilkeston has chipped in to help a £15,000 community project to refurbish a nursery’s outdoor play area.

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The 28 new homes off Cavendish Road were sold from the site plan.

New Ilkeston homes snapped up at former college site

Homes on a new development in Ilkeston have been sold in quick succession to eager buyers – illustrating demand for properties in the area.

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Council launch public consultation on closure of care home

Council launch public consultation on closure of care home

Derbyshire County Council has begun a public consultation on the future of a Cotmanhay care home, which could be forced to close by rising costs.

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The value of the coin is set to soar from next month.

REVEALED: The rarest £1 coin you must NOT cash in

The value of the rarest £1 coin in circulation is set to soar when it is taken out of circulation next month.
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The offer is valid for one day only.

Pub chain to cut cost of food and drink - for one day only

Pub-goers will be able to take advantage of cut-price food and drink for one day only.

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Ryanair has cancelled a number of flights up until October 28.

The full list of Ryanair cancellations and what to do if you're affected

Ryanair have now revealed the full list of cancelled flights for the next six weeks.
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Ryanair has said it will be cancelling 40-50 flights a day until the end of October.

Has your Ryanair flight been cancelled?

Budget airline Ryanair cancelled a number of flights over the weekend, with two more days of cancellations planned for Tuesday and Wednesday.

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The whole Fifteen team went on holiday to Ibiza earlier this year as a reward for their hard work and success.

Digital agency launches recruitment drive to meet demand

An award-winning digital agency based in Ilkeston is growing so quickly that it has launched a recruitment drive for 28 new members of staff.

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Ilkeston PR agency to host business Bake Off for charity

Ilkeston PR agency to host business Bake Off for charity

Ilkeston businesses Poppy-PR and Stacey’s Bakery are teaming up to host a networking event in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support on Friday, September 29, 8.30-10.30am.

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Author Philip Dalling gives a fascinating account of the Erewash valley in his new book, out on October 1.

New book explores Erewash history and DH Lawrence links

A book exploring the history and character of the Erewash valley and its influence on famed author D. H. Lawrence will be released next month.

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The Cath Kidston water bottle affected.

Kids’ water bottles recalled due to choking fears

A popular brand of children’s drinking bottle has been recalled by the manufacturer due to a risk of choking being identified.

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There's just a month left to spend your old 1 coins.

There’s only one month left to spend your old pound coins

Look under your sofa, empty your piggy bank and check your pockets – there are only 30 days left to spend the old £1 coin before it becomes worthless.

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Unemployment in the East Midlands is better than the national average

Unemployment in the East Midlands is better than the national average

Unemployment in the East Midlands continues to be better than the national average, latest figures show.

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The proposed leisure hall extension to Meadowhall has been approved.

£300 million Meadowhall extension approved

Meadowhall's owners have been granted permission to build a £300 million extension to the shopping centre.

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Customers should return the socks for a full refund.

Disney Frozen socks recalled over cancer fears

A line of Disney Frozen socks have been recalled by their manufacturer due to concerns that it may contain a cancer-causing chemical.

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Tesco Extra in Ilkeston is to end  24-hour opening in November, with staff likely to see changes to jobs and pay.

Staff could lose out as supermarket ends 24-hour opening

An Ilkeston supermarket is to cease 24-hour trading later this autumn in a move which could hit the pockets of hard-working staff.

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Solicitor saddles up for Horse of the Year show

Solicitor saddles up for Horse of the Year show

A Long Eaton solicitor will swap her office chair for a saddle when she competes in the world’s most famous horse show on October 5.

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Maggie Throup MP says current HS2 compensation plans are insufficient.

MP calls on Government to rethink HS2 compensation plans

The Government minister for HS2 is to revisit plans for compensating property owners along the route after a call for change from Erewash’s MP.

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Erewash Partnership boss Ian Viles hopes to boost new businesses.

Erewash Partnership offer free business start-up support

A free programme to help would-be entrepreneurs in Erewash set up their own business starts next month, with places still available.

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Journalist apprenticeship scheme launched

Journalist apprenticeship scheme launched

Have you always dreamt of being a journalist?

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