Press Releases

Rochdale paid a visit by German twin town

Sep 12, 2014 17:21 BST Rochdale Borough Council The Mayor of Rochdale Councillor Carole Wardle welcomed around 50 residents of Bielefeld, Germany to the magnificent Rochdale Town Hall this week.

East meets West at new Sculpture Centre exhibition

Sep 12, 2014 16:34 BST Bury Council Arts lovers can enjoy a taste of the Orient at the second exhibition to be held at Bury’s new Sculpture Centre.

Artistic memorial to World War One unveiled

Sep 12, 2014 15:17 BST Rochdale Borough Council A billboard-sized piece of street art has been unveiled in Rochdale Central Library today as part of a nationwide project to create a unique and online response to the First World War.

Take part in our sports centres customer review

Sep 12, 2014 14:46 BST Bury Council Customers are invited to take part in Bury Council’s annual review of facilities provided at its sports centres.

Romantic couple conquer the Spinnaker tower to celebrate tenth wedding anniversary

Sep 12, 2014 14:35 BST Stroke Association

office* launches PA Contributor of the Year Award 2014

Sep 12, 2014 09:28 BST office* To celebrate this year’s National PA Day, office* – the UK’s biggest two day event for the PA, secretarial, and executive support community, will announce the winner of its new PA Contributor of the Year Award on Tuesday 7 October at London’s Olympia.

Sep 11, 2014 16:46 BST Rochdale Borough Council Voters in Middleton and Heywood are set to go to the polls next month to elect their new Member of Parliament (MP).

Rochdale tunes up for Literature and Ideas festival with intimate music gig

Sep 11, 2014 16:27 BST Rochdale Borough Council Indie hitmaker, Josh Record is set to bring his unique brand of acoustic rock to Rochdale Central Library at Number One Riverside this October.

Sep 11, 2014 15:49 BST Stroke Association

The increase in passenger traffic continues at Avinor´s airports

Sep 11, 2014 15:44 BST Avinor 4 506 205 passengers travelled through one of Avinor´s airports in August, up 2,2 per cent from august last year. The increase in international traffic was 3,4 per cent, domestic 1,7 per cent.