Press Releases

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.

Bag A Boot Sale Bargain

Mar 26, 2014 14:07 GMT Rochdale Borough Council Now’s the time to grab yourself a bargain as the new season of Bowlee Car Boot Sales begin on Sunday, April 6.

Successful Recycling Campaign Rolled Out To Littleborough

Feb 20, 2014 14:52 GMT Rochdale Borough Council A campaign by Rochdale Borough Council to help residents put the right waste in the correct bin has proved such a success that it is being rolled out to a further area from March in a bid to improve the area’s recycling rates.

Eco Vehicles Could Save Up To 20% on Petrol Costs

Feb 14, 2014 11:09 GMT Rochdale Borough Council Rochdale Borough Council could reduce fuel costs for its refuse lorries by as much as a fifth after taking delivery of 10 new environmentally friendly vehicles.

Day of Action Tackles Crime and Grime

Feb 11, 2014 15:15 GMT Rochdale Borough Council A day of action by Rochdale Safer Communities Partnership has helped to make Heywood town centre and the Angel Meadows estate a ‘cleaner, safer and more inviting place to live and work’.

Work to Begin on New Cemetery

Feb 11, 2014 11:06 GMT Rochdale Borough Council Rochdale Borough Council is set to begin work to create a cemetery in the southern part of Denehurst Park.

Get Online For Council Services

Jan 10, 2014 14:05 GMT Rochdale Borough Council Rochdale Borough Council has made it easier for residents to get in touch with them to report some of the common problems that they experience.