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    Welcome to Erewash

    With over 30 miles of nature trails, cycle paths and bridleways to explore, there’s so much to discover in this lesser-explored part of Derbyshire.

    Discover Erewash. There's so much more...

    There’s something for everyone – have a family picnic in one of the large parks, follow nature trails along the waterways and discover the wonders of the local wildlife.

    There are plenty of opportunities for fishing along the banks of the rivers and canals and, if you fancy something more adventurous, try your hand at some wakeboarding at the Watersports Centre.

    Once you’ve worked up an appetite you'll be spoilt for choice for somewhere to eat, with lots of cosy pubs and gourmet restaurants to welcoming independent cafes.

    In The Area



    Bluebells Dairy

    A family farm with calves, sheep, goats, chickens, rabbits, a pony, a donkey and guinea pigs for everyone to come and meet.

    Straws Bridge Nature Reserve

    Known locally as `Swan Lake` this is a beautiful place to walk, bird watch and enjoy the views. There are plenty of different paths to take to vary…


    Activities at Elvaston Castle Country Park

    A truly magical park near Derby, steeped in history.

    Events in Erewash


    Ilkeston Heritage & Classic Vehicle Show

    Once a year, in mid-August, Ilkeston town centre plays host to a fantastic array of classic vehicles

    Villages near by

    Kirk Hallam

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