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Seven reasons why 69% of construction projects exceed their budgets

Seven reasons why 69% of construction projects exceed their budgets

Jan 04, 2017 16:12 GMT
Fewer than one in three construction projects come within 10% of budget. Consider these...

Packed agenda at Ramsbottom Township Forum

Packed agenda at Ramsbottom Township Forum

Dec 23, 2016 12:47 GMT
Residents can have their say on the council’s budget plans when Ramsbottom, Tottington ...

New year, new challenges at the township forum

New year, new challenges at the township forum

Dec 22, 2016 15:34 GMT
Radcliffe residents are urged to attend the first Township Forum of 2017 on Tuesday 10 ...

Your chance to shape social care and the budget

Your chance to shape social care and the budget

Dec 16, 2016 14:36 GMT
Residents are invited to help shape the future of adult social care and make their view...

Consultation launched on £32m budget cuts

Dec 08, 2016 00:01 GMT
Council leaders in Bury have launched a public consultation on plans to cut £32 million...

UK shoppers plan to spend less this Christmas

UK shoppers plan to spend less this Christmas

Nov 08, 2016 11:20 GMT
A survey of over 2,000 UK consumers has found that they plan to spend less this Christm...

Chancellor urged not to increase fuel duty as motorists say tax burden on fuel is already too great

Chancellor urged not to increase fuel duty as motorists say tax burden on fuel is already too great

Mar 14, 2016 00:01 GMT
Eighty-four per cent of motorists believe the tax burden on fuel is already too high ev...

February sees price of petrol fall for eighth straight month

February sees price of petrol fall for eighth straight month

Mar 03, 2016 13:06 GMT
​The average price of petrol fell slightly in February, marking eight consecutive month...

Council Tax rises as another £11.6 million is cut from budgets

Feb 24, 2016 21:53 GMT
Two years of council tax freezes have come to an end as the bill for 2016/17 will rise ...

Consultation launched on £11.6m budget cuts

Dec 10, 2015 13:51 GMT
Council leaders in Bury have launched a public consultation on plans to cut £11.6 milli...