Press Releases

Record 500,000 people renew tax credits online

Jul 24, 2015 14:36 BST HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) More than half a million people have renewed their tax credits online, 278,000 more than at the same time last year.

Go online to buy local works of art

Jun 18, 2015 16:36 BST Bury Council A new online shopping site for art lovers is now live, featuring a rich and diverse range of work created by local artists.

HMRC urges everyone to renew their tax credits early and online

Jun 03, 2015 10:05 BST HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) is urging people to renew their tax credits claim online as soon as possible ahead of the deadline in July.

May 27, 2015 11:16 BST Bury Council Library members can win a £10 book token in a new monthly quiz being held across the borough.

Get online with a Memory Lane Digital Tour

Feb 24, 2015 16:00 GMT Bury Council Bury Council, Six Town Housing and Unison have joined forces to put on a magical mystery digital tour with a difference.

Ask us about your online safety

Feb 09, 2015 11:50 GMT Wales Co-operative Centre

Jan 15, 2015 15:41 GMT Minerva Copywriting Maidstone-based copywriting agency, Minerva Copywriting, is adopting a fresh, new approach to helping businesses engage with their audience: content marketing. Engagement and communication are the company's areas of expertise, and by offering cost-effective support to businesses across Kent, it hopes to enhance the county's reputation for digital excellence.

Dec 22, 2014 12:59 GMT Skiddle ​It’s been a fantastic 2014 for primary ticket agency and the UK’s biggest what’s on guide, Skiddle, with record growth augmented by a number of innovative features being added to enhance the ticket buying and ticket selling experience. As the year comes to an end there’s a number of achievements they've managed to sign off with, just as sales for New Year’s Eve looks to smash previous records.

Twelve scams of Christmas identified in new initiative

Dec 03, 2014 13:26 GMT Bury Council Harmful viruses in e-cards, online shopping fraud and adverts for bogus holidays are three of the twelve scams of Christmas that have been identified in a new campaign launched by authorities.

Oct 10, 2014 10:27 BST Bury Council Reminder letters are being sent to individuals who haven't yet registered under the new Individual Electoral Registration system.