Press Releases

Romantic couple from Seaton receive regional recognition

Oct 13, 2014 14:28 BST Stroke Association

9-year-old stroke survivor receives regional recognition

Oct 13, 2014 14:27 BST Stroke Association

Extra seats for X-Factor Lucy’s literature festival show

Oct 13, 2014 12:49 BST Rochdale Borough Council Extra seats have been released for pop star Lucy Spraggan’s performance at Rochdale Literature and Ideas Festival this month after fans snapped up tickets and the show on Saturday 25 October sold out.

Redeveloped Land Improves Barton under Needwood Library and Youth Centre

Oct 13, 2014 11:57 BST East Staffordshire Borough Council Redevelopment of the land in front of the library/youth centre in Barton under Needwood was raised as a project back in 2012 and agreed as a neighbourhood project in 2013/2014. Local residents had asked if this land could be improved to provide better access to the facilities and improve the visual amenity.

Levels of work-related stress, and violence and harassment, are still high in European workplaces

Oct 13, 2014 08:45 BST Eurofound A new report out today gives a broad overview on psychosocial risks at European workplaces and provides examples on the way forward at political as well as company level. The report is presented today to national labour inspectors and practitioners from several southern European countries in Ljubljana, Slovenia, and to EU-level policymakers in Brussels, Belgium, on Thursday 16 October 2014.

Better road repairs across Bury

Oct 10, 2014 17:06 BST Bury Council Two new machines have hit the streets to improve road repairs throughout the borough of Bury.

Still time to give your views on council budget savings

Oct 10, 2014 15:49 BST Rochdale Borough Council Residents across the borough have until 29 October to have their say on Rochdale Borough Council’s 2015/16 and 2016/17 budget proposals as the authority looks to make significant savings over the next two years.

Stroke Association launches ‘My Stroke Guide’ to help thousands conquer stroke

Oct 10, 2014 15:17 BST Stroke Association The Stroke Association launches a new web tool to support stroke survivors make their best possible recovery. ‘My Stroke Guide’ will be a service available to stroke survivors who receive the charity’s ‘Life After Stroke’ services so that they can be supported by Stroke Association staff.

Oct 10, 2014 14:13 BST East Staffordshire Borough Council The Rotary Clubs of Burton and Bretby in partnership with Burton Market Hall are proud to present an all new monthly Farmers’ Market taking place in Burton upon Trent.

Oct 10, 2014 13:14 BST Bury Council A public inquiry surrounding plans to build an anaerobic digestion plant at Fletcher Bank in Ramsbottom will be held next year on 10 March.