Press Releases

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

Rochdale unveils dramatic artwork based on town’s Cenotaph

Oct 31, 2014 14:48 GMT Rochdale Borough Council

Oct 31, 2014 14:46 GMT Bury Council Bury residents are invited to come along and celebrate the opening of a brand new facility: The Green @ Clarence Park, Walmersley Road, Bury.

Mayor's ceremonial chain stolen in violent robbery

Oct 31, 2014 10:59 GMT Bury Council Police are hunting two men who stole the Mayor of Bury’s ceremonial chains during a violent robbery in Radcliffe.

Leisure centres win Quest for approval

Oct 29, 2014 15:19 GMT Bury Council Bury Council’s three leisure centres have again won approval from UK sports accreditation body Quest.

Oct 29, 2014 14:23 GMT Rochdale Borough Council

Bury wins top regional award for 11 years in a row

Oct 29, 2014 12:17 GMT Bury Council At the 2014 RHS North West in Bloom finals, Bury has scooped gold and won the Best Large Town category for the 11th year in a row.

UK women unaware of their stroke risk, new poll reveals

Oct 29, 2014 00:01 GMT Stroke Association A new survey reveals that many women are unaware of their stroke risk, and wrongly believe the condition could never happen to them.

Automatic for the market people!

Oct 28, 2014 17:05 GMT Bury Council Shoppers need never run out of cash on Bury Market thanks to the installation of an ATM cash machine.

New toilets are latest improvement on Bury Market

Oct 28, 2014 15:52 GMT Bury Council Visitors to Bury’s award-winning market will now find the shopping experience more comfortable than ever.