Press Releases

Recycle for Bury Easter egg winner

Apr 16, 2015 13:15 BST Bury Council A very out-of-the-ordinary Easter egg was won in a free prize draw at Ramsbottom Chocolate Festival by Kathleen Morrison of Ramsbottom.

Natural & Organic Products Europe: Natural Living Exhibitor Show Highlights 2015

Mar 25, 2015 15:20 GMT Natural & Organic Products Europe With all exhibition space now sold out, this year’s Natural & Organic Products Europe trade show will be its biggest yet. Taking place next month, on 19-20 April, at the new venue of London ExCeL, it will feature over 600 exhibitors showcasing thousands of natural and organic brands.

Flood resilience project hit by fatal landslide

Mar 25, 2015 15:08 GMT Practical Action Practical Action staff are working with communities in Lima, after intense rainfall caused flooding and landslides that have devastated parts of the Peruvian capital where the charity has been working.

Port of Gothenburg new export port for Volvo cars to Russia and China

Mar 05, 2015 12:59 GMT Port of Gothenburg The Port of Gothenburg will be the new export port for Volvo cars to Finland, Russia and China. This will result in a new service to Finland and Russia and an increase in volume of around 30,000 cars each year.

New deep sea service between the Port of Gothenburg and Japan

Feb 06, 2015 07:49 GMT Port of Gothenburg The Port of Gothenburg has acquired a new deep sea service to Japan. The service will be operated by the newly formed 2M Alliance – MSC and Maersk Line. Japan is a major importer of Swedish forest products.

Dec 23, 2014 20:20 GMT PEA PR As FAD diets abound and January's New Years Resolutions on fitness and health are put into place a leading nutrition therapist from London divides popular FAD diets into three main categories to help you make sense of what is fact and what is fiction and wishfull thinking.

​New forest terminal at the Port of Gothenburg

Dec 10, 2014 09:00 GMT Port of Gothenburg More sawmills throughout the Nordic region can now ship their timber via the Port of Gothenburg. A new transloading terminal for timber products has opened at the port. The terminal will be run by the family-owned company Sören Thyr AB.

Dec 09, 2014 14:07 GMT Bury Council Bury Council is thanking residents for their recycling efforts as the borough’s household waste recycling rate surges to 55%.

Public event to help residents with their recycling

Nov 18, 2014 15:01 GMT Bury Council Help is at hand for residents who are unsure what to recycle in each of their household bins.