Press Releases

Apr 09, 2014 16:01 BST Rochdale Borough Council Budding baby book lovers can get their first step on the road to literacy and lifelong learning with a scheme launched by Rochdale Borough Libraries to encourage early library membership.

Schoolchildren Take Up Spring LEAF Eco Challenge

Apr 07, 2014 14:31 BST Rochdale Borough Council More than 3,000 pupils from 36 schools across Rochdale borough have taken part in a range of environmental and nature activities to herald the changing of the seasons.

Apr 07, 2014 14:11 BST Cambridge University Press Cambridge-Hitachi, a joint venture between Cambridge University Press and Hitachi Solutions, today announced that new titles from their best selling Penpals series will premier Hitachi Solutions’ new digital watermarking technology.

Apr 07, 2014 10:17 BST Uppsala University Although a greater proportion of teenage boys than girls watch and fantasise about sex they have seen in pornography, there are no differences between the sexes when it comes to what types of sex they fantasise about. This is shown in a new study from Uppsala University that is published in Journal of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics.

Apr 04, 2014 08:01 BST Uppsala University In a new study a team of researchers lead from Uppsala University show how lactase persistence variants tell the story about the ancestry of the Khoe people in southern Africa. The team concludes that pastoralist practices were brought to southern Africa by a small group of migrants from eastern Africa. The study is now published in Current Biology.

Apr 01, 2014 09:03 BST East Staffordshire Borough Council The Greenhouse Centre, located in Stapenhill Cemetery, Stapenhill road, Burton, will be heralding the start of the spring gardening season this week. We will be holding our next open day and plant sale on Saturday 5th April between 10am – 1pm.

Mar 31, 2014 12:38 BST Uppsala University Researchers at the Division of Nanotechnology and Functional Materials, Uppsala University have developed a paper filter, which can remove virus particles with the efficiency matching that of the best industrial virus filters. The paper filter consists of 100 percent high purity cellulose nanofibers, directly derived from nature.

Safety Is A Priority - Council Crackdown On Drivers Putting Children’s Lives at Risk

Mar 31, 2014 10:58 BST Rochdale Borough Council From April 2014 a camera car will help Rochdale Borough Council tackle inconsiderate, dangerous and often illegal parking outside schools.

Rugby Players Say ‘Try Reading’

Mar 28, 2014 10:35 GMT Rochdale Borough Council Players from the Rochdale Hornets Rugby League Football Club are encouraging children to scrum on down and become members of Rochdale Borough Libraries.

AAF in Battersea, London was a great success. Mas.s showed his latest works.

Mar 26, 2014 21:41 GMT Mas.s Mas.s has received much interest at this ever popular venue in Battersea Park,London.Both the series "Trust" and "Supermodel" where exhibited at the Gagliardi Gallery stand.The colour contrasts and unique expression where much loved and appreciated in sales.The "Trust" series was widely acknowledged as unique.The painting "My mind is all over" is available at Gagliardi Gallery, Kings Road,Chelsea.