Press Releases

Nov 06, 2014 10:55 GMT Bury Council Council leaders in Bury have launched a public consultation on plans to cut £16 million from next year’s (2015/16) budget.

Still time to give your views on council budget savings

Oct 10, 2014 15:49 BST Rochdale Borough Council Residents across the borough have until 29 October to have their say on Rochdale Borough Council’s 2015/16 and 2016/17 budget proposals as the authority looks to make significant savings over the next two years.

Budget Process Begins

Jul 14, 2014 18:20 BST Rochdale Borough Council Rochdale Borough Council at the meeting of the Cabinet tonight (14 July) began the budget process to set a balanced budget for the next two financial years 2015/16 and 2016/17.

Apr 03, 2014 02:01 BST Bury Council Bury Council has taken its latest move to save money by cutting the number of its directorates from four to three.

Budget Statement from the Leader of the Council, Councillor Colin Lambert

Feb 27, 2014 20:24 GMT Rochdale Borough Council We have passed a budget for 2014/15, which has sought to balance the impact on both the council tax payer and frontline services.

Feb 19, 2014 22:05 GMT Bury Council Bury Council has frozen the amount of council tax it demands from residents, it was agreed by councillors tonight (Wednesday 19 February).

Nov 14, 2013 10:40 GMT Bury Council Bury Council is now in the third year of its Plan for Change Savings programme.

New council cuts “beyond the pale” – Leader

Sep 12, 2013 10:28 BST Bury Council The very future of council services is under threat because of a new and unprecedented swathe of Government budget cuts that are “beyond the pale”.

Mar 20, 2013 16:14 GMT Red Marlin Families and businesses breathing a sigh of relief following the Chancellor’s decision to scrap September’s planned fuel duty increase are being reminded that even greater financial savings can be achieved by converting their cars to run on autogas LPG.

Council approves budget and council tax for 2013/14

Feb 21, 2013 17:08 GMT Bury Council Bury Council has increased its share of the council tax bill by 3.5% for the coming financial year, it was agreed by councillors last night (Wednesday 20 Feb).