Press Releases

Vote for your favourite book

Sep 18, 2014 16:39 BST Rochdale Borough Council The search for the borough’s favourite book is reaching its conclusion, so with just over a month to go before voting closes, there’s still time for your vote to count!

Mas.s participates in the "Tunnel Project" Art Exhibition in Fitzrovia, Central London with "Epiphany?!"

Sep 17, 2014 15:18 BST Mas.s From the 23rd to the 27th an International group Exhibition is organised in Central London. Mas.s the original Dutch artist, now living and working in Kingston Upon Thames, will participate with 2 works. Artists gathered from around the globe will show their best work in bustling and art loving Fitzrovia. Just back from his solo show in Italy, he is thrilled to show new work in his hometown.

Fagerhult awards sustainable retail lighting solutions

Sep 17, 2014 15:17 BST Fagerhult To highlight the importance of sustainability Fagerhult have created an award - the Crystal Clear award. It will be given to the most sustainable, innovative and creative lighting solution by their retail customer’s worldwide.

Sep 17, 2014 13:10 BST Like Minds

National Poetry Day celebrations in Bury libraries

Sep 17, 2014 11:34 BST Bury Council Writers across Bury are being urged to share the poems they remember by tweeting on National Poetry Day.

Sep 17, 2014 10:55 BST East Staffordshire Borough Council The East Staffordshire Arts Team has received a grant of £43,500 from the Heritage Lottery Fund HLF) for the “Story Wells of East Staffordshire – Burton upon Trent, a Brewing Town” project.

Sep 17, 2014 10:46 BST Bury Council Moorside Community Centre and Library and Radcliffe Library are inviting residents to join them for coffee and raise money for Macmillan Cancer Support.

Preston North End fans get Virgin Trains travel discount

Sep 16, 2014 20:00 BST Virgin Trains Preston North End season ticket holders will get 25% off the cost of Advance fares with Virgin Trains. The offer has been launched as part of a two-year sponsorship deal with PNE.

Sep 16, 2014 13:34 BST Bury Council Weekly toddler story time sessions are about to start at Radcliffe Library, and are free of charge.

Prayer Web nominated in design contest

Sep 16, 2014 12:53 BST Church of Sweden Five years ago, the Church of Sweden launched a globally unique prayer website. Since that time, tens of thousands of prayers have been written there. Prayer Web has now been updated to feature a new design that also allows you to light a candle. The website is one of the nominees in the Designpriset (Design Award.)