Press Releases

Michelle is the new Mayor of Bury

Jun 04, 2014 16:03 BST Bury Council Pilkington Park ward councillor Michelle Wiseman has been elected as the Mayor of Bury for the 2014/15 municipal year.

The Pride House programme released

May 30, 2014 06:00 BST Oslo Pride The programme for EuroPrides main arena for debate, Pride House, is now online. The Pride House programme consists of 45 different debates, lectures and workshops.

Council Announces Date for Market Hall Reopening

May 29, 2014 15:58 BST East Staffordshire Borough Council Shoppers from across East Staffordshire and beyond will be able to get their first look at the newly refurbished Burton Market Hall when it officially opens to the public on Saturday 21st June.

Anslow Parish to make history in East Staffordshire as their Neighbourhood Plan proceeds to Referendum

May 29, 2014 09:58 BST East Staffordshire Borough Council Anslow Parish will be the first in East Staffordshire to have their Neighbourhood Plan proceed to referendum. The referendum, which is open to all people on the electoral register in Anslow Parish, is a simple yes/no question:

May 27, 2014 13:34 BST Bury Council Just over a third of Bury voters made their mark in the European Parliamentary elections which were held last Thursday (22 May).

The official EuroPride anthem released

May 26, 2014 08:29 BST Oslo Pride “No human being should be able to prohibit others' love”, says Hector Lopez, who sings the official EuroPride 2014 anthem called ´Love´.

May 23, 2014 16:31 BST Bury Council Labour now have a majority of 25 seats on Bury Council following yesterday’s (Thursday 22 May) local elections.

Raising the flag for respect and tolerance

May 21, 2014 15:07 BST Bury Council Civic leaders in Bury have been promoting tolerance and tackling prejudice by flying a rainbow flag outside the town’s Knowsley Place.

Margaret Berger and Josefin Winther to EuroPride 2014

May 21, 2014 09:29 BST Oslo Pride Margaret Berger and Josefin Winther to EuroPride 2014. And all tickets out for sale now.

Middleton’s VC hero honoured

May 20, 2014 12:08 BST Rochdale Borough Council Corporation Street will be renamed LCpl Joel Halliwell V.C. Way on 27 May.