Press Releases

Rochdale Town Hall hosts spectacular wedding show

Sep 29, 2014 12:52 BST Rochdale Borough Council Rochdale Town Hall was the majestic backdrop for a spectacular wedding fair which attracted more than 500 brides and grooms-to-be, planning their perfect day.

Village Link brings hi-tech walking route to countryside

Sep 29, 2014 11:10 BST Bury Council Walkers keen to discover scenic attractions in the north of Bury now have a hi-tech aid to help them.

Safe Young Driver sessions at Ramsbottom Fire Station

Sep 26, 2014 13:22 BST Bury Council Young motorists aged 16-25 are invited to join a free Safe Young Driver scheme being run at Ramsbottom Fire Station on 27 and 28 October.

Rochdale Member of Youth Parliament to take part in UK's largest youth consultation

Sep 26, 2014 11:32 BST Rochdale Borough Council Leon Hollinrake, an elected Member of the UK Youth Parliament (MYP) from Rochdale Borough, is taking part in the annual Make Your Mark ballot, the largest consultation of young people in the country. In a ballot running till 10th October, young people across the country will be asked what issues matter most to them, which will inform a UKYP debate in the House of Commons on 14th November.

Sep 26, 2014 11:08 BST Rochdale Borough Council The ten councils in Greater Manchester are consulting the public on plans to work together to support significant levels of housing and employment growth.

Sep 26, 2014 10:17 BST East Staffordshire Borough Council Vinyl enthusiasts and collectors will have reason to be cheerful as Burton sees a long awaited return of a record fair to the town.

Cyclists tackle Paris to Jersey cycle for the Stroke Association

Sep 25, 2014 15:22 BST Stroke Association Over 20 local fundraisers will get on their bikes to tackle a 500 kilometre cycle from Paris to Jersey for the Stroke Association

Sep 25, 2014 15:18 BST Bury Council Bury Council is marking its 40th anniversary by creating an online record of all those who have served as a councillor over these four decades.

Flower sculptures bring Eastern spice to Bury

Sep 25, 2014 14:21 BST Bury Council Eye-catching new artwork will be officially unveiled on Saturday 27 September at the entrance of Bury Art Museum and Sculpture Centre.

Local stroke survivor congratulated by MP

Sep 25, 2014 13:41 BST Stroke Association Member of Parliament for Macclesfield, David Rutley, visited the Stroke Association’s Stroke Café at Wykeham Chase on Tuesday 16 September, to meet the charity’s Life After Stroke Awards winner, Pieter Egriega.