Press Releases

Six Book success for borough's library service

Sep 30, 2014 10:00 BST Rochdale Borough Council Rochdale Borough Library Service has been celebrating after receiving a bronze award from the Reading Agency, a charity which aims to increase reading confidence amongst the UK’s population.

Fear of heights was no bar to Isle of Wight fundraiser who abseiled the Spinnaker Tower

Sep 29, 2014 14:25 BST Stroke Association

Sep 26, 2014 10:17 BST East Staffordshire Borough Council Vinyl enthusiasts and collectors will have reason to be cheerful as Burton sees a long awaited return of a record fair to the town.

Cyclists tackle Paris to Jersey cycle for the Stroke Association

Sep 25, 2014 15:22 BST Stroke Association Over 20 local fundraisers will get on their bikes to tackle a 500 kilometre cycle from Paris to Jersey for the Stroke Association

Flower sculptures bring Eastern spice to Bury

Sep 25, 2014 14:21 BST Bury Council Eye-catching new artwork will be officially unveiled on Saturday 27 September at the entrance of Bury Art Museum and Sculpture Centre.

Local stroke survivor congratulated by MP

Sep 25, 2014 13:41 BST Stroke Association Member of Parliament for Macclesfield, David Rutley, visited the Stroke Association’s Stroke Café at Wykeham Chase on Tuesday 16 September, to meet the charity’s Life After Stroke Awards winner, Pieter Egriega.

A new one stop ‘Inspire & Save Club’ for creative resources and discounted art & craft products launches for the Childcare sector

Sep 25, 2014 13:33 BST The Creation Station Following feedback from nurseries, primary schools and child minders regarding their frustrations over the time it takes to source educational creative activities at the best prices, The Creation Station ( are launching their new and exclusive ‘Inspire and Save’ club at this year’s Childcare Expo.

Sep 25, 2014 12:45 BST Bury Council Information and advice on equipment to help with hearing loss are being offered at a free afternoon session in Bury town centre.

 Basingstoke stroke survivor joins over 500 runners to help conquer stroke

Sep 25, 2014 11:47 BST Stroke Association

Sep 24, 2014 13:15 BST Keltic Clothing Jimi Nu, a Florida based hip hop artist has released another hit single from his upcoming EP.