Press Releases

Nov 14, 2014 11:23 GMT East Staffordshire Borough Council The Borough Council received yesterday the initial findings of the Local Plan examination inspector following the first week of hearing sessions. The week examined in detail legal compliance, overall spatial strategy, objective assessment of housing need, site selection process, housing land supply and affordable housing policy.

Nov 12, 2014 11:38 GMT East Staffordshire Borough Council The Council has prepared a draft new Housing Strategy and is seeking the views of the public before finalising it for adoption in 2015. The Housing Strategy is all about the housing needs and issues in the borough and what the Council can and will do to address them.

Nov 07, 2014 09:58 GMT East Staffordshire Borough Council East Staffordshire Borough Council has successfully prosecuted a resident of the borough, Mr Mayes for the offence of leaving litter under Section 87 of the Environmental Protection Act 1990.

Nov 07, 2014 09:49 GMT East Staffordshire Borough Council East Staffordshire Borough Council is pleased to announce it will be supporting World Diabetes Day on Friday 14th November 2014.

Nov 06, 2014 16:29 GMT Bury Council The shopping precinct at Mile Lane will be discussed when Bury West Township Forum meets on Wednesday 19 November.

Nov 06, 2014 11:26 GMT Bury Council Extensive roadworks at Croft Lane in Hollins will be discussed when Whitefield and Unsworth Township Forum meets on Tuesday 18 November.


Nov 05, 2014 12:30 GMT Innovate UK Business Secretary Vince Cable will today (Wednesday) launch Innovate UK’s £50 million investment in nurturing the very latest world-changing technologies. Innovate UK’s 4-year ‘Emerging Technologies and Industries’ strategy will help UK business and academia transform concept into reality in areas such as synthetic biology, energy harvesting and non-animal technologies.

Nov 05, 2014 10:29 GMT Bury Council Residents are invited to the next meeting of Ramsbottom, Tottington and North Manor Township Forum on Thursday 13 November.

Is Renewable Marriage The Answer To UK’s Marriage Crisis?

Nov 05, 2014 09:34 GMT The UK’s leading affair dating website is seeking a parliamentary debate about the future of modern marriage. With the high rate of divorce, an increase of people choosing not to marry and hundreds of thousands of unhappy spouses joining dating sites looking for affairs, is campaigning for the UK government to introduce renewal dates on marriages.

Nov 04, 2014 16:20 GMT Bury Council A packed agenda awaits residents who attend the next Prestwich Township Forum which meets on Wednesday 12 November.