Press Releases

Flag-raising celebrates Independence Day of Bangladesh

Mar 27, 2014 13:43 GMT Rochdale Borough Council Rochdale Borough Council celebrated The Independence Day of Bangladesh on Wednesday 26 March with a flag raising ceremony.

Mar 27, 2014 13:17 GMT Bury Council Students, independent researchers and small businesses can now access many of the world's best academic papers through their local libraries.

Finpro appoints a new CEO

Mar 27, 2014 13:10 GMT Finnish-British Chamber of Commerce

Bag A Boot Sale Bargain

Mar 26, 2014 14:07 GMT Rochdale Borough Council Now’s the time to grab yourself a bargain as the new season of Bowlee Car Boot Sales begin on Sunday, April 6.

Made in Bury – rewarding our community heroes

Mar 26, 2014 12:33 GMT Bury Council Outstanding individuals and groups will receive a big ‘thank you’ in the 2nd annual Made in Bury community awards.

Øyvind Hasaas new Managing Director of Oslo Airport

Mar 26, 2014 12:18 GMT Oslo Lufthavn AS The Board of Directors at Oslo Airport has appointed Øyvind Hasaas as new Managing Director. Hasaas (57) is currently CEO of solar cell manufacturer REC Solar ASA. He is a business economist and has broad industrial and market experience from major international corporations such as REC and Hydro.

Market traders open for business on Radcliffe Piazza

Mar 26, 2014 10:55 GMT Bury Council Traders have now set up shop on Radcliffe Piazza while major refurbishment works are carried out to Radcliffe Market Hall.

Empty Radcliffe houses brought back into use

Mar 25, 2014 16:57 GMT Bury Council Bury Council is buying up selected properties in Radcliffe to help with the ongoing regeneration of the area.

Baroness backs pioneering work to tackle alcohol-related harm

Mar 25, 2014 16:40 GMT Bury Council A pioneering scheme empowering residents of Bury East to tackle problems associated with alcohol misuse has been backed by Victims Commissioner, Baroness Newlove.

Dip into the local pond life

Mar 25, 2014 15:15 GMT Rochdale Borough Council The ‘family pond dip’ is returning to the Hollingworth Lake Visitor Centre on Sunday 30 March.