On Friday evening, Erewash Labour met to hold our AGM and nominate our preferred candidates for the Labour leadership.
Sun Feb 2, 07:03 PM
Our parliamentary candidate, Catherine Atkinson, makes her promises to you for when she is our MP.
Fri Nov 15, 09:58 AM
Rolling up our sleeves and getting dirty – Erewash Labour were out this weekend planting bulbs in Sawley.
Mon Oct 21, 10:25 PM
Erewash Labour’s prospective parliamentary candidate, Catherine Atkinson, shares a story of the pain caused by HS2.
Tue Oct 8, 08:02 AM
Three judges at the Court of Session found in favour of a cross-party group of politicians who were challenging the PM’s move.
Wed Sep 11, 07:34 PM
Boris Johnson has been caught lying yet again, this time about the humble pork pie
Mon Aug 26, 09:37 PM
Labour Action in Wilsthorpe brings result as Erewash Borough Council shamed into taking action.
Mon Jul 15, 07:21 AM
Erewash Labour activists are campaigning to raise awareness of the need to end period poverty.
Mon May 27, 01:50 PM
Labour activists in Ilkeston have been out talking to voters about our ’20’s Plenty’ campaign, around the Cotmanhay and Larklands areas.
Sun Mar 24, 05:08 PM
Erewash Labour members joined members from across the region yesterday at a rally in Broxtowe, featuring Jeremy Corbyn.
Sun Feb 24, 10:07 AM
Labour’s ‘20’s Plenty’ campaign to reduce residential speed limits in Long Eaton and Sawley has been rejected by Conservatives.
Wed Feb 6, 01:44 PM
Erewash Labour joined activists from around the East Midlands today, at the regional conference in Nottingham.
Sat Feb 2, 07:48 PM
Jeremy Corbyn took time out to come and add extra enthusiasm for campaigning to Labour Party members in Erewash.
Sat Feb 2, 09:01 AM
Erewash Labour recently debated the HS2 project, and passed a motion categorically opposing the construction of HS2 while endorsing renationalisation.
Tue Jan 29, 03:23 PM
Over 80 people turned up to hear representatives from Trent Barton account for recent timetable changes last Friday at the first Transport for Kirk Hallam meeting.
Sun Jan 13, 10:56 PM
Labour brought Christmas cheer to residents of Sawley, delivering Christmas cards on a bright sunny Sunday.
Mon Dec 3, 07:52 AM
Alan Chewings and Dave Doyle delivered clothes recently donated by residents to the Canaan Trust in Long Eaton.
Fri Nov 9, 05:11 PM
Conservative controlled Erewash Borough Council has finalised plans to privatise its leisure centres at a closed meeting.
Fri Nov 9, 05:02 PM
John and Linda Frudd are not taking the cuts to the 21 bus from a half hourly service to an hourly one service lying down.
Sun Nov 4, 09:15 AM
Yesterday’s warm clothing collection in Long Eaton saw a good number of clothing donations and an excellent turnout.
Sun Oct 28, 10:13 AM
Borough council candidate, Dave Doyle, has been working hard in the community in Sawley.
Thu Oct 18, 08:38 AM
On 9th October we hosted a talk and discussion with Jyoti Wilkinson, who works with Chris Williamson MP.
Wed Oct 17, 10:40 PM
An interesting discussion about Universal Credit implementation led by a housing officer of a local housing association.
Wed Oct 17, 10:28 PM
Following the talk with Chris Williamson in August, we have had two linked discussions led by Mike Martin, secretary of Erewash CLP.
Thu Sep 13, 10:35 PM
Tory Councillors voted against a motion put forward by Labour councillors today, against protecting the people of Derbyshire.
Thu Sep 13, 05:19 PM
Today saw the first of Erewash Labour’s film series, with a screening of Unsung Hero – the Jack Jones story.
Sat Sep 1, 06:09 PM
The leader of the Labour Party, Jeremy Corbyn visited Stanton Bonna in Erewash with Catherine Atkinson.
Fri Aug 17, 05:07 PM
Labour members and our prospective parliamentary candidate joined a community litter pick in Long Eaton town centre on Friday.
Sat Aug 4, 09:57 AM
Erewash Labour has unanimously voted to condemn the bombing of Gaza and the passing of a new racially divisive law.
Wed Jul 25, 08:56 PM
Ruth Smeeth MP kindly gave up her Friday evening last week to come and speak with Erewash Labour women.
Wed Jul 18, 06:32 PM
Erewash Labour activists were amongst the 250,000 strong crowd condemning Donald Trump’s visit to the UK.
Mon Jul 16, 04:00 PM
Members of Long Eaton & Sawley branch Labour party took a short break from their meeting to wish England good luck today.
Wed Jul 11, 07:53 AM
The Sportsman pub was the first of the session in the new Politics and A Pint series of fortnightly events.
Mon Jul 9, 10:57 PM
Erewash Labour was out in Nottingham City Centre today, celebrating the 70th birthday of the national health service.
Sat Jun 30, 07:40 PM
In the capitals of England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland the streets were filled on Sunday afternoon with women
Mon Jun 11, 11:10 AM
Last Saturday, members of Erewash CLP joined tens of thousands of union members at the national TUC rally.
Sat May 19, 06:47 PM
Erewash Labour recently enjoyed an excellent evening with Dennis Skinner, screening a film about his life with a question and answer session.
Fri May 18, 06:55 AM
This week a statue of the Suffragist, Millicent Fawcett, was unveiled in Parliament Square outside Westminster Palace.
Sun Apr 29, 04:03 PM
Labour members from Long Eaton and Sawley were out today working with the residents on a ‘community litter pick’.
Sun Apr 22, 03:02 PM
Erewash Labour Party are delighted to be screening the film “Nature of The Beast”, a documentary about Dennis Skinner MP.
Thu Apr 19, 08:44 AM
Plans by Derbyshire County Council to reduce resources for the county’s Libraries are facing a new challenge.
Fri Apr 13, 04:41 PM
Local Labour councillor, Dave Doyle, slept out this weekend in aid of local homeless charity, The Canaan Trust.
Sun Apr 8, 07:32 PM
Erewash Labour were joined today by Labour members from across the East Midlands in a regional campaign training day.
Sun Mar 25, 06:48 PM
On Tuesday March 13th Parliament voted for cuts to free school meals, in a move that clearly demonstrates that they are still the ‘nasty party’.
Wed Mar 21, 05:59 PM
Councillors have called on John McDonnell to commit to giving them extra fundraising powers in a Labour Government.
Tue Mar 20, 10:14 AM
Erewash CLP welcomed Colin Hampton from Derby unemployed workers centre (DUWC) to out constituency Labour party meeting.
Sat Mar 17, 08:14 AM
Yesterday, the Tory County Council were shamed into keeping Hazelwood Care Home open.
Sat Feb 24, 08:02 AM
Yesterday, the Erewash constituency was well represented at the East Midlands regional Labour conference, held at Loughborough university.
Sun Feb 18, 08:35 PM
At Friday’s all member meeting, Erewash Labour members voted unanimously to support academic staff striking over the coming weeks.
Sat Feb 17, 10:43 PM
James Dawson has been helping to spearhead the response from the Local Government Sector.