Press Releases

Unpaid carers to be celebrated in Moray

May 22, 2015 14:06 BST Moray Council A celebration of Moray’s unpaid carers will be held next month during national Carers’ Week, with a theme of building carer friendly communities.

The Great Paddle challenge for stroke

May 22, 2015 11:39 BST Stroke Association Phil Elborough from Petersfield has decided to do a mammoth paddle board challenge to raise funds for the Stroke Association.Phil was inspired to do something in Action on Stroke Month to thank the local Petersfield Stroke Association for the fantastic support that they have given him and his mother since his Dad had two strokes.

Free housing offer for teachers

May 21, 2015 13:33 BST Moray Council Moray Council and leading housebuilder Springfield Homes have joined forces to attract new teachers to one of the most beautiful parts of Scotland.

£65k Community Covenant grant boosts schools leadership programme

May 21, 2015 13:33 BST Moray Council Scottish charity SkillForce expands its leadership programmes into primary schools thanks to pro-armed forces grant aid.

May 14, 2015 11:36 BST Bury Council East ward councillor Stella Smith is set to be installed as the new Mayor of Bury for the 2015/16 municipal year.

​Miss Lincolnshire calls on the region to Make May Purple for stroke

May 14, 2015 09:59 BST Stroke Association Miss Lincolnshire, Siana Hemmings, has joined forces with the Stroke Association, to Make May Purple for Action on Stroke Month 2015.

​Preston netball players help to Make May Purple for stroke

May 13, 2015 11:44 BST Stroke Association A local student is helping to help Make May Purple this Action on Stroke Month 2015, by organising a purple netball tournament to raise funds for the Stroke Association.

Council condemns theft from Radcliffe Cenotaph

May 13, 2015 11:03 BST Bury Council Flag stones have been ripped up and stolen from the site of the Radcliffe Cenotaph.

Primary school pupils give drivers a lesson in safety

May 12, 2015 13:49 BST Bury Council Pupils have been helping the police and council to enforce local speed limits near their school.

Passenger traffic drops by more than two per cent

May 12, 2015 08:15 BST Avinor