Press Releases

Jan 14, 2015 13:26 GMT Bury Council A new Thursday night club has been set up for young people aged between 11 and 16.

Jan 14, 2015 11:41 GMT Bury Council Children’s centres in Prestwich and Radcliffe are set to be retained following public consultation on the future of the wider service.

​Eurofound’s 2015 Annual Work Programme

Jan 12, 2015 12:30 GMT Eurofound Eurofound’s 2015 work programme outlines a dual challenge for the European Union and the Member States: finding a way out of the crisis while pursuing the mid-term ambition of achieving progress towards a competitive and fair Europe. Although the financial situation in Europe seems to have stabilised, the recovery is still very modest and needs to be consolidated.

Christmas cheer for youngsters in need

Jan 07, 2015 14:57 GMT Bury Council Children across the borough were given a happier Christmas thanks to council staff and the generosity of local businesses and organisations.

Dec 02, 2014 14:01 GMT Wales Co-operative Centre A consortium of youth projects is celebrating winning two contracts to deliver projects in the Llynfi Valley. Young Llynfi Ifanc Ltd will deliver detached youth work in areas identified as potential crime hot spots and drug and alcohol misuse education and advice on the run up to Christmas.

A better way to divorce - Resolution 2014

Nov 24, 2014 10:52 GMT blueprint.tv As part of Resolution’s third Family Dispute Resolution Week (24 - 28 November 2014), content agency blueprint.tv has created a hard-hitting film “A better way to divorce” which highlights the effects of separation on a couple’s children, family, friends and colleagues. blueprint.tv has also produced infographics on key statistics and a digital strategy to support the launch of the content online.

Dine Out and Help the Homeless

Oct 31, 2014 15:07 GMT StreetSmart StreetSmart raises funds for the homeless by collecting £1 per table from diners at top restaurants during November & December. “StreetSmart is a fabulous charity that remembers the homeless at a time of year when we should be thinking of others” Marcus Wareing, Chef

Laura Robson joins SportsAid as ambassador for young women

Jul 28, 2014 07:00 BST SportsAid Laura Robson will support some of Great Britain's most promising young female athletes as a new SportsAid ambassador. The role officially begins tomorrow in Glasgow where she will lead a special mentoring session for aspiring sports women alongside fellow Olympian Keri-anne Payne.

Europe is struggling to deliver improved living and working conditions for all

Jul 14, 2014 09:42 BST Eurofound Eurofound’s fifth annual yearbook, Living and working in Europe, based on the Agency’s research from 2013, describes developments in the EU in the wake of the crisis, focusing on major topic areas including changes in labour markets and employment, efforts to tackle youth unemployment, innovation in workplaces and public trust in institutions.

Every goal counts: VW makes UNESCO Foundation donation

Jul 11, 2014 12:27 BST Volkswagen UK As the partner of six national soccer teams, the Volkswagen brand is donating 1,000 Euro for each goal scored by its partner teams in Brazil to the UNESCO Foundation – Education for Children in Need. Under the motto of “Goals for Good”, the total amount accumulated to date for a charitable project is currently 43,000 Euro.