We store cookies on your device to make sure we give you the best experience on this website. I'm fine with this - Turn cookies off
Switch to an accessible version of this website which is easier to read. (requires cookies)

Erewash

Erewash Borough (© OpenStreetMap contributors - Contains public sector information licensed under the Open Government Licence v3.0)

Erewash is an area within Derbyshire containing the Towns of Ilkeston and Long Eaton. It is bordered on the south by the River Trent and the River Derwent and to the East by the River Erewash, however the western boundaries of the region vary depending on whether one is considering the Constituency or the Borough of Erewash.
Erewash Liberal Democrats cover the full area of the Borough of Erewash, which includes the areas of Borrowash, and West Hallam. Ockbrook & Borrowash, Little Eaton & Stanley and West Hallam & Dale Abbey that are currently part of the Mid-Derbyshire parliamentary constuency.


A review of constituency boundaries is underway to equalise the number of electors in each constituency based on the number of voters on the electoral role as of 1 March 2020. The results of this review are due to report in 2023, before the next planned General Election. Previous proposals included the abolition of the Mid-Derbyshire constituency with the ward of Ockbrook & Borrowash joining the Erewash parliamentary constituency, and the wards of Little Eaton & Stanley and West Hallam & Dale Abbey being added to the existing Amber Valley constituency, these plans were dropped after 2019 general election.

Erewash borough is represented in Derbyshire County Council by 9 councilors elected in electoral divisions.