Press Releases

Lake Event all set to promote regional Arts and Crafts

Jul 18, 2014 15:51 BST Rochdale Borough Council Hollingworth Lake Visitor Centre is hosting a craft fair and art preview on Saturday 26 July, with both art enthusiasts and families welcome.

Jul 18, 2014 10:25 BST Rochdale Borough Council Rochdale Borough Council and Link4Life’s Walking For Health programme has been challenging adults in the borough to be more active and engage with their local libraries in Spotland, Middleton, Littleborough and Heywood.

Jul 17, 2014 09:48 BST Miss Squiggles Communications

Flooding – make sure you’re prepared

Jul 15, 2014 11:03 BST Rochdale Borough Council Government advisors (the Committee on Climate Change) have this week warned that 55 per cent of the 4m households living in England’s flood plains – or more than two million households - are unaware they are at risk of flooding.

Thule is increasing its environmental commitment through the membership in EOCA, European Outdoor Conservation Association

Jul 15, 2014 10:57 BST Thule Group Thule Group has actively fostered and been involved in the core values of sustainability and the environment since it was founded over 70 years ago. Through the membership in EOCA Thule increase the engagement and further cooperation with a large number of other actors in the outdoor, sports and leisure industry to preserve sensitive natural areas and ecosystems.

Fly-tipper ordered to pay £292 after dumping rubbish in Sparth

Jul 14, 2014 15:48 BST Rochdale Borough Council A fly-tipper who illegally dumped waste has been fined £220, ordered to pay £50 costs and a victim surcharge of £22.

Jul 10, 2014 15:20 BST Vegware

Prestigious recycling award for Right Stuff Right Bin campaign

Jul 07, 2014 10:51 BST Rochdale Borough Council Rochdale Borough Council’s Right Stuff Right Bin campaign to help residents put the right waste in the correct bin has won a national recycling award at the prestigious MRW National Recycling Awards (NRA).

Turn a big bill into a ‘Little Bill’

Jun 30, 2014 12:30 BST Bury Council Households across Bury can apply for up to £7,000 to help slash the cost of their energy bills.

Substantial discount for LNG-powered ships in the Port of Gothenburg

Jun 30, 2014 08:55 BST Port of Gothenburg Ships powered by liquefied natural gas, LNG, can expect a substantial reduction in the port tariff when they call at the Port of Gothenburg. The discount will come into effect in 2015 and will continue for four years. The aim is to induce more shipping companies to switch to cleaner fuel.