Borrowash is a small village on the outskirts of Derby, bordering with the towns/villages of Draycott, Spondon, Elvaston and Ockbrook. Borrowash and Ockbrook have always been closely associated, being separated by just a few fields in early times.

Borrowash and Ockbrook have a very interesting history, from the Midland Railway Station that opened in 1839, to the Derby Canal that is currently being restored by the Derby & Sandicare Canal Trust to the Moravian Settlement in Ockbrook.

Borrowash is situated in the Erewash District of Derbyshire, has a DE (Derby) Postal Code and a 01332 (Derby) STD Code.

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  • Borrowash Library
    Borrowash Library
  • Ocbrook and Borrowash Lawn Tennis Club
    Ocbrook and Borrowash Lawn Tennis Club
  • Ashbrook Junior School
    Ashbrook Junior School
  • Ockbrook School
    Ockbrook School
  • Everington & Ruddle Estate Agents
    Everington & Ruddle Estate Agents
  • Beal & Son Electrical Contractors Ltd
    Beal & Son Electrical Contractors Ltd
  • IMS Lettings
    IMS Lettings
  • Beau Belles
    Beau Belles
  • Travelounge
    Travelounge
  • Borrowash Hardware
    Borrowash Hardware
  • Wilmot Arms House
    Wilmot Arms House
  • Rajni Indian Restaurant
    Rajni Indian Restaurant
  • Derbyshire Building Society
    Derbyshire Building Society
  • Marmalade and Tea
    Marmalade and Tea
  • Coates Traditional Butchers
    Coates Traditional Butchers
  • Lotus House
    Lotus House

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  • Borrowash Library

    Borrowash Library

    Borrowash Library serving Borrowash and Ockbrook. Victoria Avenue, Borrowash, Derby, DE72 3HE.

  • Lotus House

    Lotus House

    Chinese and English Takeaway and Delivery Service

  • Ocbrook and Borrowash Lawn Tennis Club

    Ocbrook and Borrowash Lawn Tennis Club

    Ockbrook and Borrowash LTC is situated in Borrowash with easy links to the A52, it is a well established and friendly club. Our mission statement is ‘ To offer a good standard of tennis facilities and coaching service to the local community in which we are situated. Looking to develop and encourage new skills for all ages and abilities’. We have around 80 members ( 50 adults and 40 juniors) of mixed playing ability.James Middleton and his coaching team work both with the juniors and adults.

  • Ashbrook Junior School

    Ashbrook Junior School

    Ashbrook Junior School is a community junior school situated in Borrowash, just to the East of the city of Derby. The school shares its campus with the infant school. There are approximately 180 children on roll, aged 7 – 11 years old. The school day starts at 9:00, but pupils are allowed on site from 8:45 onwards. School finishes at 3:30. There is an after school and breakfast clubs each day of the week which run from 7:30 – 9:00, the after school club runs until 6:00, car park on the school premises to facilitate this.

  • Everington & Ruddle Estate Agents

    Everington & Ruddle Estate Agents

    Everington and Ruddle Estate Agents is a family run property business with thirty years of local experience, specifically in Derby and evirons. We have marketed and sold a wide variety of property types and designs and work for corporate clients, major housebuilders and private individuals. Not only do we sell houses, we also arrange finance, surveys and have a lettings department. Our business operates from offices in Derby City Centre and also in the suburb of Borrowash, giving us a coverage reaching from Matlock in the north to Burton on trent in the south. We pride ourselves on giving sound, considered advice based on experience. We will not neccessarily tell you what you want to hear, we will tell you what you need to know. Our advice is worth having............... Our presentation material is clear, honest and informative, with professional photographs and floor plans of the properties being sold. We keep in touch with our clients regularly via the telephone e-mail or the post and we encourage you to visit our offices as regularly as you are able.