Press Releases

Mayor puts funny face forward for Red Nose Day

Feb 11, 2015 11:54 GMT Bury Council Mayors across England have been making their faces funny to show their support for Red Nose Day 2015.

Feb 10, 2015 16:07 GMT Bury Council Over the coming weeks Bury residents should look out for letters confirming whether they are registered to vote.

Feb 04, 2015 08:45 GMT Church of Sweden On February 3-8 2015, the Church of Sweden gathers distinguished scholars and theologians in an Interfaith Dialogue on Human Dignity and Human Sexuality. The purpose is to critically examine what the faiths and sacred texts say in regard to human sexuality.

Jan 30, 2015 13:14 GMT East Staffordshire Borough Council East Staffordshire Borough Council has prosecuted a scrap metal dealer found working without a licence and using amplified sound to advertise a business.

Eurofound launches the sixth edition of its survey assessing working conditions across Europe

Jan 29, 2015 11:00 GMT Eurofound Eurofound launches the fieldwork for the 6th European Working Conditions Survey (6th EWCS). With over 43,000 interviews with workers in 35 countries, the survey offers a comparative snapshot of the state of working conditions and its changing trends in Europe. The first findings of the 6th EWCS will be presented at the end of 2015.

MP Jake Berry Uses Technology to Warn Before Bad Weather Hits

Jan 28, 2015 18:36 GMT Street Repairs Jake Berry MP for Rossendale and Darwen warns public to report gritting issues before bad weather hits Lancashire.

Jan 27, 2015 11:12 GMT Bury Council Health is top of the agenda when Bury East Township Forum meets on Tuesday 3 February.

Jan 23, 2015 16:33 GMT East Staffordshire Borough Council ​East Staffordshire Borough Council has teamed up with the National Landlords Association (NLA) to offer regular Landlords Forums in the borough.The next forum is Thursday 29th January at 6pm at the Town Hall in Burton upon Trent. The forum is open to any landlords with properties in and around East Staffordshire who want to hear informative speakers, share ideas and discuss current issues.

Swedish forwarder registrations in 2014: A shift at the top and strong growth for small forest machines

Jan 23, 2015 12:47 GMT Elmia AB Komatsu Forest has long been number two in terms of forest machine sales in Sweden. But in 2014 the company overtook market leader John Deere, according to the registration certificates issued for new forwarders by the Swedish Transport Agency.

Leaders of today - and tomorrow

Jan 20, 2015 15:55 GMT Bury Council Bury’s civic head went ‘back to school’ to meet some of the young leaders of tomorrow.