Picture of Military uniform on display at Erewash Museum
A new exhibition which celebrates the Midlands Heavy and Light cavalry regiments, from the Cold War to the present day, will open in February at Erewash Museum. The exhibition will feature uniforms, artefacts and artists’ impressions of the 9th/12th regiments and other Lancers. The exhibition was created from the personal collection of Tony Wilson, of Ilkeston, an army veteran who served with the 9th/12th Royal Lancers. It will also showcase original works and prints by war artist Mick Graham Art. These regiments have a fascinating and colourful modern history. Discover more about the Royal Lancers, the ‘Queen Elizabeths’ Own,’ and the regiments that formed them.  The exhibition will run from Saturday 1 February until Saturday 9...

Child playing with Lego
Back by popular demand, Erewash Museum presents its Blocks and Bricks Week this half term. Children can use their imagination to create amazing Lego models and design their own characters. At previous events children have created space rockets...

King Street, Ilkeston
The owner of an Ilkeston property must pay out more than £3,000 after being found guilty of failing to comply with two Improvement Notices. Following a successful prosecution by Erewash Borough Council, Belper based A & S Milward Property...

A rat lantern
Lion dancing, dragons, lights and music will all come together in a triumph of colour and sound as Erewash Museum celebrates the Chinese New Year in style this month. 2020 is the Year of the Rat and to mark the occasion the museum will be holding a...

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