Press Releases

Hair and beauty = mayor’s charity

Jan 20, 2015 11:45 GMT Bury Council The owners of Verite hair and beauty salon in Radcliffe have raised money for one of the Mayor of Bury’s charities.

Jan 14, 2015 11:02 GMT East Staffordshire Borough Council As refurbishment work nears completion at the new Uttoxeter Leisure Centre, the facility has connected with another of the town’s sport providers to offer a new route to get into gymnastics.

What new steps can we take to tackle poverty in Wales?  /    Pa gamau newydd allwn ni eu cymryd i drechu tlodi yng Nghymru?

Jan 13, 2015 00:01 GMT Wales Co-operative Centre The Wales Co-operative Centre is launching its ‘Tackling Poverty Fortnight 2015’ campaign today. The campaign aims to unearth new approaches to tackling poverty and hopes to stimulate discussion on innovative approaches that could be implemented in Wales. The campaign will feature a series of blog posts from leading experts in poverty, older people, children, financial and digital inclusion.

​Eurofound’s 2015 Annual Work Programme

Jan 12, 2015 12:30 GMT Eurofound Eurofound’s 2015 work programme outlines a dual challenge for the European Union and the Member States: finding a way out of the crisis while pursuing the mid-term ambition of achieving progress towards a competitive and fair Europe. Although the financial situation in Europe seems to have stabilised, the recovery is still very modest and needs to be consolidated.

Jan 08, 2015 10:30 GMT East Staffordshire Borough Council The Parish Council and the community of Outwoods have produced a Neighbourhood Plan for their area. This sets out policies and proposals that will eventually be used when deciding planning applications in their area.

Return of Record Fair to Burton

Jan 06, 2015 11:35 GMT East Staffordshire Borough Council Vinyl enthusiasts and collectors will have reason to be cheerful as Burton sees the return of the record fair to the town.

Jan 05, 2015 14:46 GMT Bury Council Young people have the chance to represent Bury in the House of Commons by becoming the borough’s Youth Member of Parliament.

Jan 05, 2015 13:31 GMT Bury Council Prestwich residents are invited to have their say when the local Township forum meets on Wednesday 21 January.

Dec 22, 2014 13:01 GMT Bury Council Residents are invited to have their say when Bury West Township Forum meets on Thursday 15 January 2015.

Dec 22, 2014 10:34 GMT Bury Council Greater Manchester’s ten councils have united to sign a major agreement to put armed forces personnel and veterans at the heart of public services.