Press Releases

Day of Action Tackles Crime and Grime

Feb 11, 2014 15:15 GMT Rochdale Borough Council A day of action by Rochdale Safer Communities Partnership has helped to make Heywood town centre and the Angel Meadows estate a ‘cleaner, safer and more inviting place to live and work’.

High levels of restructuring activity in the midst of improved economic outlook for Europe

Feb 11, 2014 13:15 GMT Eurofound Recent months have seen an improvement in economic outlook but large-scale restructuring activity in the EU continues to result in greater announced job losses than job gains. The latest European Restructuring Monitor ERM quarterly is out, highlighting job loss and job creation activities and restructuring trends across the European Union.

Feb 10, 2014 10:27 GMT Bury Council Five candidates will contest the Ramsbottom by-election which is held on Thursday 6 March.

Michelle will be new Mayor of Bury

Feb 06, 2014 10:05 GMT Bury Council Pilkington Park ward councillor Michelle Wiseman will become the new Mayor of Bury for the 2014/15 municipal year.

Feb 04, 2014 16:48 GMT East Staffordshire Borough Council East Staffordshire Borough Council has sold its claims against the insolvent estate of LBI. The claims were sold through a competitive auction process. The price at which the claims were sold was based on a reserve price set by East Staffordshire Borough Council on the basis of legal advice received from Bevan Brittan and financial advice procured by the LGA.

Warning over unaffiliated council tax payment websites

Jan 30, 2014 15:02 GMT East Staffordshire Borough Council Residents across East Staffordshire are being reminded that the safest and best method of paying their council tax is by contacting East Staffordshire Borough Council directly.

Jan 29, 2014 10:30 GMT Bury Council Bury East residents are invited to the next Township Forum which takes place on Tuesday 4 February.

Jan 28, 2014 09:23 GMT East Staffordshire Borough Council On the 9th January 2014, Officers from East Staffordshire Borough Council joined forces with colleagues from Staffordshire Police, Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Service, the Border Agency and Trading Standards to address issues in the Anglesey area of Burton.

Jan 27, 2014 16:39 GMT East Staffordshire Borough Council East Staffordshire Borough Council is pleased to announce they will be supporting National Heart Month throughout February 2014, by offering local residents the opportunity to attend a series of awareness and physical activity sessions.

Public and Private Sector organisations come together to shape skills for the future as Council agrees principle of a sale of the Town Hall Annex and car park

Jan 27, 2014 11:30 GMT East Staffordshire Borough Council East Staffordshire Borough Council has agreed the ‘in principle’ sale of the Town Hall Annex and car park to the Department of Education through their funding organisation, the Education Funding Agency, to create a new University Technical College (UTC) for 14-19 year olds in the area.