Press Releases

Local libraries to host local college taster sessions

Jul 17, 2014 15:56 BST Rochdale Borough Council Rochdale Borough Libraries in partnership with Hopwood Hall College are again hosting taster sessions for adult learning courses from Monday 21 July.

Public votes to retain Uttoxeter Leisure Centre’s name

Jul 16, 2014 15:22 BST East Staffordshire Borough Council In May 2014, East Staffordshire Borough Council gave residents, stakeholders and members the opportunity to have their say on the possible renaming of Uttoxeter Leisure Centre in readiness for its opening in early 2015. 83% of respondents were in favour of keeping the name ‘Uttoxeter Leisure Centre’ where as only 17% of responses voted for a change in the name.

Jul 16, 2014 14:07 BST Bury Council A free drop-in and advice session for people who are hard of hearing takes place at Whitefield Library and Adult Learning Centre.

Teenagers create artwork to educate public about mental illness

Jul 15, 2014 15:34 BST Bury Council Young people on an in-patient mental health unit have created compelling images based on their experiences.

Forget a 'Staycation', married ladies are jumping on a flight to find a holiday hunk

Jul 15, 2014 10:41 BST The World Cup may have been dominating male attention across the UK, but it seems the married ladies of extramarital dating site have got foreign affairs on their mind. Rather than be labelled a football widow, these ladies are going after their own balls this summer and holidaying with their girlfriends in search of a summer fling.

Jul 15, 2014 10:30 BST Bury Council Women and girls (over 14) are invited to Metafit sessions which are held at Topping Fold Community Centre and Library.

Shazam Supercharges In-App Streaming With Full Song Playback

Jul 14, 2014 21:41 BST Shazam Shazam® announced a major update featuring supercharged streaming that allows users to go “beyond the preview” with full song playback

Stroke inspires Watford woman to cycle from London to Paris

Jul 14, 2014 15:07 BST Stroke Association

Air traffic increases 4 per cent in first half

Jul 14, 2014 13:04 BST Oslo Lufthavn AS Passenger traffic to and from Avinor airports went up four per cent in the first half of 2014 compared with the same period last year. In June, traffic increased by a whopping 6.5 per cent, with Oslo Airport reporting a 9.7 per cent rise.

Start Saving for a Super Savvy Summer of Fun

Jul 14, 2014 12:16 BST Nectar Nectar points will be worth double, triple and even more this summer