Press Releases

Jul 11, 2014 15:57 BST East Staffordshire Borough Council East Staffordshire Borough Council is pleased to announce that the Anslow Neighbourhood Plan has received a resounding endorsement at referendum on 3rd July 2014.

Jul 11, 2014 15:53 BST East Staffordshire Borough Council The Government has today announced that the Greater Birmingham & Solihull Local Enterprise Partnership (GBSLEP) is to receive £357.3m from the Local Growth Fund over years to help provide up to 19,000 jobs as part of its Growth Deal.

Spiderweb Online Marketing - Transparent Reporting Is a Hit!

Jul 09, 2014 10:43 BST Spiderweb Online Marketing LTD Lets be honest, you use online digital media companies to improve your reputation, boost positive online presence and massively increase your ranking and influence on Google. But because it is such a unique skill-set that you generally cannot check up on you have to simply take the work of marketing companies as gospel. Until now... Spiderweb Online Marketing is trialing something new.

Jul 08, 2014 10:08 BST Bury Council Residents in Bury can now go online and register to vote in the biggest change to electoral registration in more than 100 years.

Jul 07, 2014 10:20 BST Bury Council Residents are invited to help identify the priorities for Prestwich when the local Township Forum meets on Wednesday 23 July.

Jun 25, 2014 11:00 BST Bury Council Residents are invited to give their views on what the top priorities for Ramsbottom, Tottington and North Manor should be for the year ahead.

EuroPride 2014: Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg opens Pride Park

Jun 24, 2014 18:38 BST Oslo Pride For the official opening of Pride Park on Wednesday, Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg comes and gives the opening speech. On the main stage at Pride Park there will also be fantastic opening show with names like Linnea Dale, Bow to Each Other, Opera to the people and Hector Lopez on the poster.

Working time and annual holidays divide Europe

Jun 24, 2014 13:30 BST Eurofound The average collectively agreed weekly working time in the European Union stood at 38.1 hours in 2013, according to Eurofound’s latest working time update. The combined total of agreed annual leave and public holidays in the EU varied from 40 days in Germany and France to 29 days in Belgium - a difference of more than two working weeks. The Working Time Developments in Europe 2013 report is out.

Jun 24, 2014 09:58 BST Bury Council The lengthy closure of Croft Lane is top of the agenda when Whitefield and Unsworth Township Forum meets on Tuesday 8 July.

Jun 24, 2014 09:48 BST Bury Council A new system of voter registration is coming in – why not register online instead of filling in a paper form?