Press Releases

Jul 17, 2014 10:50 BST Capita Conferences A One Day National Conference Friday 24th October 2014 – Central London

Jul 17, 2014 01:00 BST Bury Council Residents’ concerns about the proposed new system of household bin collections in Bury are being answered by the council.

Pay by Direct Debit for Peace of Mind

Jul 16, 2014 16:35 BST Rochdale Borough Council Rochdale Borough Council is encouraging residents to start paying their council tax by Direct Debit.

Jul 16, 2014 15:34 BST East Staffordshire Borough Council East Staffordshire Borough Council in partnership with Burton and South Derbyshire College has supported young people from East Staffordshire and surrounding areas to achieve the Rounders Young Leaders Award.

Public votes to retain Uttoxeter Leisure Centre’s name

Jul 16, 2014 15:22 BST East Staffordshire Borough Council In May 2014, East Staffordshire Borough Council gave residents, stakeholders and members the opportunity to have their say on the possible renaming of Uttoxeter Leisure Centre in readiness for its opening in early 2015. 83% of respondents were in favour of keeping the name ‘Uttoxeter Leisure Centre’ where as only 17% of responses voted for a change in the name.

Jul 16, 2014 14:07 BST Bury Council A free drop-in and advice session for people who are hard of hearing takes place at Whitefield Library and Adult Learning Centre.

Andrew Nutter back for his ‘local’ summer festival

Jul 16, 2014 12:48 BST Rochdale Borough Council Rochdale’s very own Andrew Nutter will return to Rochdale Feel Good Festival next month.

Rochdale borough remembers Srebrenica

Jul 15, 2014 17:12 BST Rochdale Borough Council Deputy Mayor Councillor Surinder Biant, Rochdale MP Simon Danczuk and Council Leader Councillor Richard Farnell were joined by individuals, organisations and dignitaries from across the borough at Rochdale Town Hall on Friday for an event to mark Srebrenica Memorial Day.

Teenagers create artwork to educate public about mental illness

Jul 15, 2014 15:34 BST Bury Council Young people on an in-patient mental health unit have created compelling images based on their experiences.

Bury’s finance chief leads the country

Jul 15, 2014 14:06 BST Bury Council One of Bury Council’s most senior officers has been appointed leader of the world's top public sector finance professionals.