Press Releases

​Stroke survivors enjoy showcase of local support

Mar 24, 2015 10:21 GMT Stroke Association Stroke survivors, volunteers, carers and organisations from Heywood, Middleton and Rochdale came together on Monday 23 March, to celebrate the support for stroke survivors in the area.

Trio to take on sixteen of London’s Bridges in Thames Bridges Bike ride

Mar 23, 2015 15:24 GMT Stroke Association A trio from Tri Fits –U, a small Triathlon/Duathlon Training Club based in Warlingham, have signed up for this year’s 50 mile extended, Thames Bridges Bike ride. Mick, Shelley and Natalie will be riding over sixteen of London’s most famous bridges and going past many iconic landmarks, during the ride which takes place on the 10th May 2015.

Mar 23, 2015 15:15 GMT Stroke Association Donna Boyles from Reading watched on with pride as her husband and son ran the half marathon at the weekend.The father and son team, who are both local football referees, signed up for the run to raise money the Stroke Association after Donna had a stroke in January this year.

​Kings Heath husband steps out for stroke in memory of his wife

Mar 23, 2015 15:02 GMT Stroke Association

​Middlesex Dad Takes on the Bridges for Stroke

Mar 23, 2015 14:52 GMT Stroke Association

Mar 23, 2015 12:09 GMT Bury Council Bury residents are being reminded that they need to be registered if they wish to vote in the upcoming General and local elections.

Mar 23, 2015 11:52 GMT Bury Council Bury Council is reminding residents that they will see no change to their household waste collections over Easter.

Mar 22, 2015 22:08 GMT forWhereiAm The Society of Information Technology Management (SocITM)'s Better Connected 2015 report is out and forWhereiAm (FWiA)'s targeted communications platform has been recognised as one of the reviewers' favourite innovations.

Hospice says ‘aye’ to a Whippy's pie!

Mar 20, 2015 12:25 GMT Bury Council Bury Market traders served up a tasty treat for Bury Hospice during National Pie Week.

David gets ‘sound’ advice on jobs from Bury Library

Mar 19, 2015 15:18 GMT Bury Council Bury man David Madeley is getting the latest help from Bury Library’s computer centre in his search for work.