Erewash Labour Party

Erewash Constituency Labour Party

News Archive

  • Erewash Tories to scrap free town centre parking

    Erewash Tories have proposed cutting the popular 1 hour’s free town centre car parking to find savings in their budget.

    Mon Feb 10, 10:30 PM
  • Ladycross care home campaign update

    Staff at Ladycross Care Home clubbed together to put on a tea dance for the residents over the weekend.

    Mon Feb 10, 08:34 AM
  • Erewash Labour nominations for leader and deputy leader

    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
  • Catherine Atkinson: Fighting for Erewash

    Our parliamentary candidate, Catherine Atkinson, makes her promises to you for when she is our MP.

    Fri Nov 15, 09:58 AM
  • Enacting community politics in Sawley

    Rolling up our sleeves and getting dirty – Erewash Labour were out this weekend planting bulbs in Sawley.

    Mon Oct 21, 10:25 PM
  • Catherine Atkinson on the impact of HS2

    Erewash Labour’s prospective parliamentary candidate, Catherine Atkinson, shares a story of the pain caused by HS2.

    Tue Oct 8, 08:02 AM
  • Scottish judges rule Parliament suspension unlawful

    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
  • Johnson caught lying again - this time about pork pies

    Boris Johnson has been caught lying yet again, this time about the humble pork pie

    Mon Aug 26, 09:37 PM
  • Labour action brings change in Wilsthorpe

    Labour Action in Wilsthorpe brings result as Erewash Borough Council shamed into taking action.

    Mon Jul 15, 07:21 AM
  • It's time for action on menstrual hygiene

    Erewash Labour activists are campaigning to raise awareness of the need to end period poverty.

    Mon May 27, 01:50 PM
  • Is 20 Plenty? Asking Ilkeston

    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 joins Corbyn rally in Beeston

    Erewash Labour members joined members from across the region yesterday at a rally in Broxtowe, featuring Jeremy Corbyn.

    Sun Feb 24, 10:07 AM
  • Erewash Labour's 20's Plenty campaign

    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 at the regional conference

    Erewash Labour joined activists from around the East Midlands today, at the regional conference in Nottingham.

    Sat Feb 2, 07:48 PM
  • Jeremy Corbyn visits Kirk Hallam to discuss the 21 bus

    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 opposes HS2

    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
  • Transport for Kirk Hallam

    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
  • Erewash Labour delivers Christmas cheer

    Labour brought Christmas cheer to residents of Sawley, delivering Christmas cards on a bright sunny Sunday.

    Mon Dec 3, 07:52 AM
  • Warm clothes delivered to the Canaan Trust

    Alan Chewings and Dave Doyle delivered clothes recently donated by residents to the Canaan Trust in Long Eaton.

    Fri Nov 9, 05:11 PM
  • Erewash's leisure centres privatised at secret meeting

    Conservative controlled Erewash Borough Council has finalised plans to privatise its leisure centres at a closed meeting.

    Fri Nov 9, 05:02 PM
  • Telling Trentbarton to play fare in Kirk Hallam

    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
  • Warm clothes collection in Long Eaton a great success

    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
  • Labour action hitting home: the Sawley story

    Borough council candidate, Dave Doyle, has been working hard in the community in Sawley.

    Thu Oct 18, 08:38 AM
  • Politics and a Pint VII – Working with a campaigning Labour MP

    On 9th October we hosted a talk and discussion with Jyoti Wilkinson, who works with Chris Williamson MP.

    Wed Oct 17, 10:40 PM
  • Politics and a Pint VI – Universal Credit

    An interesting discussion about Universal Credit implementation led by a housing officer of a local housing association.

    Wed Oct 17, 10:28 PM
  • Politics and a Pint IV and V

    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
  • John Frudd on Tory councillors voting against protecting the people

    Tory Councillors voted against a motion put forward by Labour councillors today, against protecting the people of Derbyshire.

    Thu Sep 13, 05:19 PM
  • Erewash Labour film series: Unsung Hero - the Jack Jones story

    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
  • Jeremy Corbyn visits Stanton Bonna in Erewash

    The leader of the Labour Party, Jeremy Corbyn visited Stanton Bonna in Erewash with Catherine Atkinson.

    Fri Aug 17, 05:07 PM
  • Cleaning up Erewash

    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 condemns Israeli aggression and apartheid

    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 visits Erewash Labour women

    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 in the Fight Against Facism

    Erewash Labour activists were amongst the 250,000 strong crowd condemning Donald Trump’s visit to the UK.

    Mon Jul 16, 04:00 PM
  • Long Eaton & Sawley branch say "Good luck England!"

    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
  • Politics And A Pint series begins in Long Eaton

    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 at the NHS 70th birthday rally in Nottingham

    Erewash Labour was out in Nottingham City Centre today, celebrating the 70th birthday of the national health service.

    Sat Jun 30, 07:40 PM
  • Women across the UK celebrate suffrage centenary

    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
  • Erewash Labour at the national TUC rally

    Last Saturday, members of Erewash CLP joined tens of thousands of union members at the national TUC rally.

    Sat May 19, 06:47 PM
  • Success with Dennis Skinner

    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
  • Prominent women's rights campaigner honoured with statue

    This week a statue of the Suffragist, Millicent Fawcett, was unveiled in Parliament Square outside Westminster Palace.

    Sun Apr 29, 04:03 PM
  • Labour working with the community in Sawley

    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
  • Nature of The Beast screening with Dennis Skinner

    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
  • Controversial library plans challenged by Opposition Groups

    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 Councillor sleeps out for the homeless

    Local Labour councillor, Dave Doyle, slept out this weekend in aid of local homeless charity, The Canaan Trust.

    Sun Apr 8, 07:32 PM
  • East Midlands campaign academy in Long Eaton

    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
  • Tories cut free school meals

    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
  • How a Labour government can work with councils to deliver for the many

    Councillors have called on John McDonnell to commit to giving them extra fundraising powers in a Labour Government.

    Tue Mar 20, 10:14 AM
  • Derby unemployed workers centre at Erewash CLP

    Erewash CLP welcomed Colin Hampton from Derby unemployed workers centre (DUWC) to out constituency Labour party meeting.

    Sat Mar 17, 08:14 AM
  • Victory at Hazelwood

    Yesterday, the Tory County Council were shamed into keeping Hazelwood Care Home open.

    Sat Feb 24, 08:02 AM
  • Erewash Labour at the East Midlands regional conference

    Yesterday, the Erewash constituency was well represented at the East Midlands regional Labour conference, held at Loughborough university.

    Sun Feb 18, 08:35 PM
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