Press Releases

Memories are made of this

Jul 28, 2015 16:44 BST Bury Council Money raised from events held during Dementia Awareness Week in Bury is music to the ears of a local support group.

Move to continue extended opening at Moray sports centre

Jul 28, 2015 15:52 BST Moray Council Moray councillors are to be asked to approve funding to allow longer opening hours at the community and sports centre at Keith and Lossiemouth.

Application of the Law is Failing Children Online

Jul 28, 2015 14:52 BST Schillings Schillings report reveals that a lack of practical know-how is failing children and young people in their use of the internet.

Grundy cafe opens to the public

Jul 24, 2015 11:22 BST Bury Council The dining room of the Grundy Day Centre has been converted into a cafe, open to the general public from Monday to Friday (9am to 4pm).

​Corby stroke support group appeals for local volunteers

Jul 23, 2015 11:33 BST Stroke Association A Corby support group is appealing for volunteers, to enable them to continue to support stroke survivors on their road to recovery.

£2.5million low-cost housing development takes shape in Dufftown

Jul 22, 2015 15:55 BST Moray Council New council housing has risen rapidly from the ground in Dufftown since work started in March. Roofs are already on the 19 energy efficient houses, which are due to be completed by the end of the year. Yesterday local Moray councillors visited the site to review progress and were given a guided tour by construction staff.

​Stroke survivor discovers new talent for poetry after stroke

Jul 21, 2015 14:33 BST Stroke Association A woman from Chesterfield has discovered a new talent for writing poetry, after surviving a stroke earlier this year.

Over 30 Stroke survivors step out in Reading to help others

Jul 21, 2015 10:31 BST Stroke Association Over 30 stroke survivors and their family from Reading and surrounding areas came together to Step Out for Stroke on the 12th July 2015.The group signed up to the sponsored walking event in Christchurch Meadows to raise funds for the Stroke Association.

Plans on show for proposed supported accommodation development in Lhanbryde

Jul 21, 2015 07:56 BST Moray Council A ground-breaking project is set to give adults with high levels of care and support needs the opportunity to live in a home of their own for the first time.

Samantha’s 50th Birthday challenge for Dad

Jul 20, 2015 11:28 BST Stroke Association Samantha Mitchell from Camborne in Cornwall has signed up to the Bournemouth half marathon in October in memory of her Dad who passed away five years ago after a stroke. Samantha who turns 50 this year wanted to do something to celebrate her birthday and raise money for the Stroke Association.