Press Releases

Bury Council appoints new chief executive

Jul 07, 2015 11:17 BST Bury Council Mike Owen has been appointed the new chief executive of Bury Council following five months as its interim head.

Jan 30, 2015 16:41 GMT Bury Council Bury Council has closed a public foothpath in the centre of Ramsbottom to protect the public from a wall that is in danger of collapsing.

Bury Council’s chief executive to step down

Jan 06, 2015 10:51 GMT Bury Council Bury Council’s most senior officer is to step down in March after many years of public service.

Aug 18, 2014 16:08 BST Bury Council Bury planners are leading the way in taking action against those who break the regulations or build without permission.

Two more cheaper 0300 numbers introduced

Aug 13, 2014 10:42 BST Rochdale Borough Council Rochdale Borough Council has introduced two more 0300 numbers, as it continues to phase out 0845 and 0844 numbers, making it more affordable to contact the council using a mobile phone.

Recycling reaches new heights

Aug 04, 2014 11:08 BST Rochdale Borough Council Recycle for Greater Manchester and Rochdale Borough Council have partnered with Rochdale Borough wide Housing (RBH) to help residents and improve recycling at College Bank Flats.

How to Get a Helping Hand with Housing Costs

Jul 29, 2014 11:23 BST Rochdale Borough Council Rochdale Borough Council is reminding residents in receipt of housing benefit or Universal Credit (UC) who are still facing difficulty paying their rent that they may be entitled to further financial help.

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.

Recycling Campaign Rolled Out

Apr 24, 2014 09:49 BST Rochdale Borough Council Rochdale Borough Council’s campaign to help residents put the right waste in the correct bin is being rolled out to a further area this Friday in a bid to improve the area’s recycling rates.

Wind of Change Blows Through Rochdale

Apr 01, 2014 14:46 BST Rochdale Borough Council Rochdale Borough Council is confirming that a wind turbine pilot site at the former Hill Top School in Kirkholt is now fully operational and already generating electricity.