Press Releases

You can’t miss it – campaign launches ahead of EU referendum

May 23, 2016 10:12 BST
With the EU referendum fast approaching, Bury Council is urging residents to look out f...

Benfleet stroke survivor steps out for stroke

Benfleet stroke survivor steps out for stroke

May 23, 2016 09:14 BST
Local Benfleet resident Lorna Bourke, 62, has shown there is life after stroke by takin...

Is this a book token I see before me?

Is this a book token I see before me?

May 20, 2016 16:58 BST
The 400th anniversary of Shakespeare’s death proved a memorable date for Tottington wom...

Animate: Stop-Motion at Ramsbottom Library

Animate: Stop-Motion at Ramsbottom Library

May 20, 2016 16:05 BST
Ever imagined yourself making a movie? Head to Ramsbottom Library and become a budding ...

New council leader and cabinet appointed

New council leader and cabinet appointed

May 19, 2016 17:01 BST
Bury Council has appointed a new leader of the council and members of the cabinet.

Former council leader is the new Mayor of Bury

Former council leader is the new Mayor of Bury

May 19, 2016 16:15 BST
East ward councillor Mike Connolly has been installed as the new Mayor of Bury for the ...

The EU Referendum – your voting deadlines

May 19, 2016 15:09 BST
Residents are reminded to make sure they are in good time to have their say in the EU R...

Peterborough stroke survivor Steps out for Stroke

Peterborough stroke survivor Steps out for Stroke

May 19, 2016 13:08 BST
​A local stroke survivor from Peterborough is set to take part in the Stroke Associatio...

Sea-themed stories for toddlers and tiddlers

Sea-themed stories for toddlers and tiddlers

May 17, 2016 16:06 BST
Stories and activities for young children will be held across local libraries during Na...

All the fun of the fair

May 17, 2016 15:09 BST
Youngsters are invited to enjoy all the fun of the fairground at two story and craft se...