Press Releases

Stub It Out Where Kids Are Playing Out

Mar 11, 2014 16:36 GMT Rochdale Borough Council Ahead of tomorrow’s National No Smoking Day (12 March) Rochdale Borough Council is asking smokers to stop lighting up their cigarettes in all the area’s playgrounds in a bid to reduce children’s exposure to second hand smoke.

Mar 10, 2014 10:37 GMT Bury Council Families and individuals wanting to learn how to cook healthy food are invited to a new project on Bury Market.

Mar 10, 2014 05:19 GMT News People love playing various sports but due to little carelessness they may suffer with oral injuries. Hence, knowing the procedure how to protect your teeth during a sport is needed.

Rochdale Pilots First Ever Breathlessness Campaign

Feb 24, 2014 14:28 GMT Rochdale Borough Council Getting out of breath doing everyday activities, such as walking upstairs or getting dressed is the focus of a new health campaign by Public Health England which is being supported by Rochdale Borough Council and Heywood, Middleton and Rochdale Clinical Commissioning Group.

InstructAbility graduates to support spinal injury patients to get active

Jan 28, 2014 09:36 GMT Aspire The spinal injury charity, Aspire, celebrates as WheelPower appoints InstructAbility graduates as Physical Activity Advisors at the Duke of Cornwall Spinal Treatment Centre in Salisbury and The London Spinal Injuries Centre in Stanmore.

New Year, New You!

Jan 15, 2014 16:32 GMT Rochdale Borough Council Rochdale Borough Council is encouraging residents to make 2014 the year more to stub out the cigarettes, stay off the booze, cut out the calories or sign up for a health trainer!

Jan 14, 2014 11:56 GMT Bury Council Health chiefs in Bury are backing a new Greater Manchester campaign which calls for a ban on smoking in cars where children are passengers.

New accessible temporary home for people with Spinal Cord Injury in Chatham

Dec 19, 2013 08:45 GMT Aspire Aspire, a leading charity supporting people paralysed by Spinal Cord Injury, will be launching a new Aspire house in Chatham in partnership with Southern Housing Group, one of southern England's largest housing associations, owning and managing 26,000 homes for more than 66,000 residents, on Friday 10th January 2013 at 2.00pm.

Wolverhampton Heroes Recognised

Dec 13, 2013 16:22 GMT Virgin Trains West Midlands Ambulance Service awards the Staff and the Station

Recipe for a great night out in Rochdale borough this Christmas

Dec 13, 2013 11:43 GMT Rochdale Borough Council Rochdale Borough Council is urging residents ensure they are not haunted by the spectre of Christmas party meals past by checking the food hygiene rating of their chosen venue.