Erewash


Erewash

Infobox UK district
name = Borough of Erewash


status = Borough
region = East Midlands
admincounty = Derbyshire
area = Ranked 235th
109.63 km²
adminhq = Ilkeston
onscode = 17UG
population = Ranked English district rank|ONS=17UG
English district population|ONS=17UG
English district density|ONS=17UG / km²
ethnicity = 97.0% White
1.2% S.Asian [ [http://www.neighbourhood.statistics.gov.uk/dissemination/LeadTableView.do?a=3&b=276921&c=Erewash&d=13&e=13&g=434557&i=1001x1003x1004&m=0&r=1&s=1206735851510&enc=1&dsFamilyId=1812 Check Browser Settings ] ]
politics = Erewash Borough Council
http://www.erewash.gov.uk
leadership = Leader & Cabinet
executive = English district control|ONS=17UG
mayor =
mp = Liz Blackman,
Judy Mallaber
year = 2005

Erewash (IPAEng|ˈɛrəˌwɒʃ) is a local government district and borough in Derbyshire, England, to the east of Derby. It contains the towns of Ilkeston, Sandiacre and Long Eaton, and fourteen civil parishes.

The borough was formed on April 1, 1974 by the merger of the borough of Ilkeston, the Long Eaton urban district and part of South East Derbyshire Rural District.

In the May 2005 General Election, the constituency seat was contested by, amongst others, Robert Kilroy-Silk of Veritas and R. U. Seerius of the Official Monster Raving Loony Party.

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