Press Releases

Feb 18, 2014 09:02 GMT East Staffordshire Borough Council Marchington Parish Council becomes the fourteenth Parish Council to seek a designation to allow them to prepare a Neighbourhood Plan for their area.

Feb 17, 2014 14:05 GMT Bury Council Radcliffe residents are invited to the next meeting of the local township forum, which is on Wednesday 26 February.

The recipe for a great meal out this Valentine’s Day

Feb 13, 2014 10:14 GMT East Staffordshire Borough Council After flowers or chocolates, the next big question that’s usually on the agenda for Valentine’s Day is whether to go out to that romantic restaurant or enjoy a quiet meal in. Whatever your recipe for eating out or in this Valentine’s Day, make sure you choose one of the 95% of eateries in East Staffordshire Borough Council’s area with a rating of 3 or more.

Day of Action Tackles Crime and Grime

Feb 11, 2014 15:15 GMT Rochdale Borough Council A day of action by Rochdale Safer Communities Partnership has helped to make Heywood town centre and the Angel Meadows estate a ‘cleaner, safer and more inviting place to live and work’.

High levels of restructuring activity in the midst of improved economic outlook for Europe

Feb 11, 2014 13:15 GMT Eurofound Recent months have seen an improvement in economic outlook but large-scale restructuring activity in the EU continues to result in greater announced job losses than job gains. The latest European Restructuring Monitor ERM quarterly is out, highlighting job loss and job creation activities and restructuring trends across the European Union.

Feb 10, 2014 10:27 GMT Bury Council Five candidates will contest the Ramsbottom by-election which is held on Thursday 6 March.

Michelle will be new Mayor of Bury

Feb 06, 2014 10:05 GMT Bury Council Pilkington Park ward councillor Michelle Wiseman will become the new Mayor of Bury for the 2014/15 municipal year.

Feb 04, 2014 16:48 GMT East Staffordshire Borough Council East Staffordshire Borough Council has sold its claims against the insolvent estate of LBI. The claims were sold through a competitive auction process. The price at which the claims were sold was based on a reserve price set by East Staffordshire Borough Council on the basis of legal advice received from Bevan Brittan and financial advice procured by the LGA.

Warning over unaffiliated council tax payment websites

Jan 30, 2014 15:02 GMT East Staffordshire Borough Council Residents across East Staffordshire are being reminded that the safest and best method of paying their council tax is by contacting East Staffordshire Borough Council directly.

Jan 29, 2014 10:30 GMT Bury Council Bury East residents are invited to the next Township Forum which takes place on Tuesday 4 February.