Press Releases

Mayor says ‘Hola’ to students from Valencia

Sep 03, 2014 14:28 BST Bury Council Tens of Spanish students were given a warm welcome at Bury Town Hall by the Mayor, Councillor Michelle Wiseman.

Council Regeneration Project Enters Next Phase

Aug 29, 2014 16:27 BST East Staffordshire Borough Council East Staffordshire Borough Council’s Inner Burton Initiative (IBI), carrying out major improvements to the appearance of properties along the northern end of the High Street, Burton upon Trent is now entering its third phase.

Mayor’s visit makes radio waves

Aug 29, 2014 14:57 BST Bury Council Bury’s civic head took to the airwaves to praise the hard work and commitment of Northern Air Hospital Radio.

Aug 27, 2014 16:26 BST East Staffordshire Borough Council The Brewhouse Arts Centre will officially launch its new autumn season on Thursday September 4th with an evening of entertainment at the union street venue.

Aug 27, 2014 16:23 BST East Staffordshire Borough Council East Staffordshire Borough Council voted to officially ‘make’ the Anslow Neighbourhood Development Plan at a Cabinet meeting held on Monday 18th August. This will be the first of 15 Neighbourhood Plans being written in East Staffordshire to be made, after a successful referendum result on 3rd July 2014.

Aug 27, 2014 16:15 BST East Staffordshire Borough Council East Staffordshire Borough Council’s Community & Civil Enforcement Officers engage with and encourage people to keep the Borough cleaner, greener and safer. We ask residents and visitors to dispose of litter properly and not drop it indiscriminately.

Aug 27, 2014 16:13 BST East Staffordshire Borough Council Anyone seeking advice from planning officers in advance of submitting a planning application will now need to pay for the advice they receive. Advice ranges from simple questions asking if planning permission is required to more complicated enquiries where applicants and agents need to discuss in more detail design, layout and access.

Aug 23, 2014 12:45 BST AL Jazeera Almost 30 years ago a medical researcher for the World Health Organization was killed by Sudan's intelligence service for suspecting of being an Israeli spy, a charge both his family and the Israeli government denies. Until today his body was never recovered and the government of Sudan denies any involvement and its security service refuses to comment.

U.S. and UK Security and Intelligence Services domestic activities against Muslims

Aug 21, 2014 17:41 BST AL Jazeera U.S. and UK Security and Intelligence services witch hunt to infiltrate so called terror networks in the U.S. and in the UK where young Muslims were indiscriminately watched, followed, and recorded and in some cases falsely accused and charged with belonging to a terror network.

Aug 20, 2014 16:22 BST East Staffordshire Borough Council This week five more businesses in the Greater Birmingham and Solihull LEP area were awarded funding from the Business Development Programme which will help them to grow their businesses