Press Releases

Business Support Programme Scoops Award for Collaborative Working

Oct 02, 2014 09:41 BST East Staffordshire Borough Council One of the region’s leading business support programmes has scooped an award for being the most “collaborative” programme in the West Midlands.

Oct 02, 2014 08:47 BST East Staffordshire Borough Council East Staffordshire Borough Council has completed the sale of the Burton upon Trent Town Hall Annex and car park to the Department of Education to create a new University Technical College (UTC) for 14 to19 year olds in the area.

Oct 01, 2014 13:24 BST East Staffordshire Borough Council East Staffordshire Borough Council believes everyone has a right to live in a place that they love and can feel proud of. With this in mind the Council is launching a Civic Pride Strategy and is calling on all residents to get involved in improving the Borough’s environment.

Sep 30, 2014 12:13 BST East Staffordshire Borough Council Are you a community or voluntary group working in East Staffordshire looking for funding? If so, September sees the launch of the application process for East Staffordshire Borough Council’s annual Grant Aid scheme.

Sep 30, 2014 12:09 BST East Staffordshire Borough Council Neighbourhood Planning is one of the community rights introduced in the Localism Act in 2011. Fifteen parishes in East Staffordshire are designated and at different stages with over 1000 parishes and community groups preparing plans across England.

Sep 26, 2014 10:17 BST East Staffordshire Borough Council Vinyl enthusiasts and collectors will have reason to be cheerful as Burton sees a long awaited return of a record fair to the town.

Sep 25, 2014 15:18 BST Bury Council Bury Council is marking its 40th anniversary by creating an online record of all those who have served as a councillor over these four decades.

Sep 23, 2014 11:05 BST Bury Council Upcoming changes to household waste collections will be discussed by Whitefield and Unsworth Township Forum on Thursday 2 October.

Isak hopes that the UN will put pressure on Sweden

Sep 23, 2014 08:48 BST Church of Sweden

Mayor welcomes volunteers honoured by the Queen

Sep 22, 2014 12:39 BST Bury Council The Mayor of Bury hosted a reception for two voluntary groups who have recently received the prestigious Queens Award for Voluntary Service.