Press Releases

Countryside events this October

Oct 02, 2014 12:06 BST Rochdale Borough Council Rochdale Borough Council’s Countryside Service has announced its action packed programme of October events.

Oct 02, 2014 09:41 BST East Staffordshire Borough Council One of the region’s leading business support programmes has scooped an award for being the most “collaborative” programme in the West Midlands.

Oct 02, 2014 08:47 BST East Staffordshire Borough Council East Staffordshire Borough Council has completed the sale of the Burton upon Trent Town Hall Annex and car park to the Department of Education to create a new University Technical College (UTC) for 14 to19 year olds in the area.

Stoke Park's Junior Scholarship Try Out Day!

Oct 01, 2014 17:11 BST Stoke Park Stoke Park, the luxury 5 AA Red Star Country Club, Spa and Hotel in Buckinghamshire, started the Junior Scholarship Programme in October 2012 with a “Try Out Day” consisting of 50 talented juniors from the region pitting their skills against each other in an X-Factor style audition for a coveted place as a Stoke Park Scholar.

Oct 01, 2014 13:24 BST East Staffordshire Borough Council East Staffordshire Borough Council believes everyone has a right to live in a place that they love and can feel proud of. With this in mind the Council is launching a Civic Pride Strategy and is calling on all residents to get involved in improving the Borough’s environment.

Save your sanity in just 6 minutes

Oct 01, 2014 08:00 BST Rochdale Borough Council Rochdale Borough Library Service is all set to launch the Time to Read ‘Just 6 Minutes’ campaign, in order to help improve residents’ mental health and wellbeing.

Sep 30, 2014 12:13 BST East Staffordshire Borough Council Are you a community or voluntary group working in East Staffordshire looking for funding? If so, September sees the launch of the application process for East Staffordshire Borough Council’s annual Grant Aid scheme.

Sep 30, 2014 12:09 BST East Staffordshire Borough Council Neighbourhood Planning is one of the community rights introduced in the Localism Act in 2011. Fifteen parishes in East Staffordshire are designated and at different stages with over 1000 parishes and community groups preparing plans across England.

Sep 30, 2014 12:05 BST East Staffordshire Borough Council East Staffordshire Borough Council has completed the sale of the Burton upon Trent Town Hall Annex and car park to the Department of Education to create a new University Technical College (UTC) for 14 to19 year olds in the area.

Six Book success for borough's library service

Sep 30, 2014 10:00 BST Rochdale Borough Council Rochdale Borough Library Service has been celebrating after receiving a bronze award from the Reading Agency, a charity which aims to increase reading confidence amongst the UK’s population.