Presentation on theme: "T.Cassidy- Kirk Hallam Community Technology and Sports College 2010."— Presentation transcript:
T.Cassidy- Kirk Hallam Community Technology and Sports College 2010
What is your place? Where is your place on the map? How would you describe the location of your place in relation to Letchworth Garden city? Ilkeston
Describe the location of Letchworth Garden City using the map.
Can you draw a simple sketch map to show the location of your place? Peak District M1 Nottingham Derby Ilkeston Approx 6.5 miles NW of Nottingham City Centre Approx 8 miles NE of Derby City Centre
What would you tell people about Ilkeston? Market town Rural-urban fringe Nottinghamshire/Derbyshire border Located between Nottingham and Derby Population 38,000 Limited ethnic diversity- majority of the population is white and British Ex industrial settlement- primary – coaling mining, secondary, steel production and textiles. Employment services/ tertiary related- largest employer is Tesco.
How are Ilkeston and Letchworth Garden city similar and different? Use resources 5,6,7 and 8-
Where would you rather live, Letchworth Garden City or Ilkeston?
What are the local issues in our place, Ilkeston?