Press Releases

St Edward’s Headteacher Says a Green Goodbye

Jul 25, 2014 15:43 BST Rochdale Borough Council St Edward’s Primary School’s headteacher has been given the best retirement present she could hope for after the announcement of the school’s highest ever Key Stage Two results.

On the double - let’s get in trouble!

Jul 25, 2014 11:47 BST Bury Council Youngsters can enjoy a fit and fun summer at the new Double Trouble sessions at Castle Leisure Centre in Bury.

Council chief attends Downing Street Armed Forces celebration

Jul 25, 2014 11:08 BST Rochdale Borough Council

Jul 25, 2014 11:06 BST East Staffordshire Borough Council On Tuesday 15th July 2014 scrap metal collectors and dealers, unlicensed waste carriers and other potential rogue traders were all targeted during a multi-agency partnership day between East Staffordshire Borough Council’s Enforcement Team and Staffordshire Police. This was just one of many operations taking place nationally.

Pembrokeshire Machinery Co-operative wins Welsh Government backing for ICT improvements

Jul 25, 2014 10:41 BST Wales Co-operative Centre A Pembrokeshire co-operative, Pembrokeshire Machinery Ring Ltd, that provides services to support rural businesses, has received backing from Communities 2.0, the Welsh Government's digital inclusion programme.

Army Celebrates Close Links with Rochdale Borough Council

Jul 25, 2014 10:19 BST Rochdale Borough Council The Army’s event team were welcomed by Rochdale Borough Council during a Full Council meeting on 24 July where they spoke on the changing face of the Service.

Adult care service receives glowing report

Jul 25, 2014 09:40 BST Rochdale Borough Council A Rochdale home which offers short-term respite care to help people regain their independence has received an excellent report by the industry regulator, the Care Quality Commission (CQC).

Jul 24, 2014 15:53 BST Bury Council Free weekly 2k and 5k races aim to get the great Bury public moving in the Great Run Local.

Council and McDonald’s team up for litter pick

Jul 24, 2014 13:42 BST Bury Council The Fernhill area of Bury is looking brighter following a community clean-up by staff from McDonald’s and Bury Council.

RAF Sportsmen Flying the Flag at Commonwealth Games

Jul 24, 2014 12:14 BST RAF Careers Four Royal Air Force personnel will be contributing to the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, including the event's leading medal winner. Flight Lieutenant David Calvert MBE, will be making his tenth appearance for Northern Ireland in the Full-Bore shooting event and wlll be joined by three fellow RAF personnel, who have all been selected for coaching roles.