Press Releases

Future Alan Sugars line up for Middleton’s first teenage market

Apr 23, 2014 14:12 BST Rochdale Borough Council Young entrepreneurs with cracking business ideas took part in Middleton’s first teenage market on Easter Saturday

Bury flies the flag for St George

Apr 23, 2014 12:48 BST Bury Council The flag of England’s patron saint takes pride of place outside the new Union Square opposite Bury Town Hall.

Apr 23, 2014 12:17 BST Bury Council The new Bury Sculpture Centre will open on Friday 2 May with the borough’s fourth Text Festival.

Connect four – young people the real winners

Apr 23, 2014 10:26 BST Bury Council Ten young people aged 16 to 24 are a step nearer the world of work thanks to the Backing Young Bury project.

Residents invited to discuss local healthcare

Apr 22, 2014 16:55 BST Rochdale Borough Council NHS Heywood, Middleton and Rochdale Clinical Commissioning Group’s (HMR CCG) Governing Body will meet on Friday 16 May - and residents of Rochdale borough are invited to attend to discuss healthcare in the area.

Apr 22, 2014 16:26 BST East Staffordshire Borough Council The 5th – 11th May is International Compost Awareness Week. The week is all about promoting, making and using compost at home.

Apr 22, 2014 14:38 BST Bury Council It’s all change for services at Bury Interchange next week when the busy bus station’s new exit opens onto Angouleme Way.

Apr 22, 2014 12:56 BST Bury Council Award-winning local author Robert Williams will be making an appearance at Bury Library on Friday 9 May.

Brian Carlin, CEO of Aspire, to attempt 12 hour spinathon

Apr 17, 2014 17:44 BST Aspire Brian Carlin, CEO of Aspire, the national charity that provides practical help to people who have been paralysed by Spinal Cord Injury, will be celebrating his 16 years at Aspire by attempting a 12 hour spinathon. The event, known as “Brian’s Magic 12 Hour Spinathon”, will be held in aid of Aspire on Tuesday 29th April from 6:30am at the Aspire National Training Centre in Stanmore.

Countdown begins for 22 May - Local and European elections

Apr 17, 2014 15:57 BST Rochdale Borough Council More than 160,000 people from across the borough will have the chance to vote.