Press Releases

Jan 23, 2015 16:33 GMT East Staffordshire Borough Council ​East Staffordshire Borough Council has teamed up with the National Landlords Association (NLA) to offer regular Landlords Forums in the borough.The next forum is Thursday 29th January at 6pm at the Town Hall in Burton upon Trent. The forum is open to any landlords with properties in and around East Staffordshire who want to hear informative speakers, share ideas and discuss current issues.

Inspiration, Leadership and Achievement in a Digital World.

Jan 23, 2015 11:28 GMT Wales Co-operative Centre TV personality Maggie Philbin will host the Communities 2.0 Celebration of Achievement Awards at the Swalec Stadium on 26th February. The awards recognise community groups, tutors and volunteers who have made an impact in helping over 50,000 people to try their hand at laptops, tablets and using the internet through the Welsh Government’s Communities 2.0 programme and its partner projects.

Stroke Association’s choir hits the right notes

Jan 21, 2015 12:41 GMT Stroke Association Local stroke survivors, carers, volunteers and health professionals are in perfect pitch once more as the Stroke Association’s Community Choir re-launches in Manchester.

​Salford stroke survivors express themselves thanks to charity workshops

Jan 21, 2015 12:03 GMT Stroke Association A group of stroke survivors and their carers from Salford are learning to express themselves in new ways, at a variety of creative workshops organised by the Stroke Association.

Jan 21, 2015 10:52 GMT East Staffordshire Borough Council East Staffordshire Borough Council has launched a "No Excuses!" New Year membership campaign to coincide with the reopening of Uttoxeter Leisure Centre. The campaign has been created to encourage more local residents to stick to their health and fitness New Year's Resolutions by taking advantage of the newly refurbished leisure centre facilities at Meadowside in Burton and Uttoxeter.

PUB to become Scandic Haymarket! – Scandic consolidates its position as Stockholm’s biggest hotel operator

Jan 21, 2015 10:00 GMT Scandic Hotels Scandic and AxFast are creating one of Stockholm's most exciting grand hotels in the historic PUB building and fortifying Stockholm's position on the international hotel map. The new hotel will be a vibrant meeting place for both Stockholmers and visitors alike.

Jan 20, 2015 14:04 GMT East Staffordshire Borough Council A new year, a new beginning, and with Marie Curie back as charity partner for Swimathon 2015, a new chance to fundraise for a great cause, and help terminally ill patients and their families when taking on a Swimathon challenge.

Elton Community Centre raising funds for specialist chair

Jan 19, 2015 16:25 GMT Bury Council Staff and customers at Elton Community Centre are raising money to buy a specialist chair so that people with complex disabilities can relax outside their wheelchairs and join in group activities.

Jan 19, 2015 14:25 GMT East Staffordshire Borough Council ​On Saturday 10th January the Brewhouse Arts Centre threw its doors open as the Centre launched its all new workshop programme. The day of activities, which was free to attend, saw over 150 participant’s young and old sample a range of activities in various art forms.

Jan 15, 2015 15:59 GMT Bury Council Bury Council has again been named one of Britain’s top ‘gay-friendly’ employers by professional lobbying group Stonewall.