Press Releases

Aug 01, 2014 14:50 BST Rochdale Borough Council Residents of Rochdale borough are being offered a unique opportunity to shape the future of policing in their area during the coming months through a comprehensive schedule of PACT meetings.

Local labourers build new career

Jul 31, 2014 16:54 BST Rochdale Borough Council Two Rochdale labourers who were turned away by scores of potential employers are laying the foundations for long-term careers after having gained jobs with Rochdale town centre demolition contractors, Connell Brothers Ltd.

Protect our Plots - National Allotments Week 2014

Jul 31, 2014 14:26 BST National Allotment Society During this week allotment sites across the UK will be opening their gates and celebrating the enduring nature of the allotment movement and the benefits allotments bring to people and the environment; the National Allotment Society is also calling on allotments holders to take collective action to protect sites and encouraging councils to preserve existing sites for future generations.

Leading Academics Helping Deliver a Bright Future for Rochdale Borough

Jul 31, 2014 13:51 BST Rochdale Borough Council A group of top European academics have spent two days visiting Rochdale borough to suggest ways to improve the area’s long term economic outlook and regeneration plans.

Fly-tipper ordered to pay £471 after rubbish found dumped

Jul 31, 2014 11:17 BST Rochdale Borough Council A woman has pleaded guilty to fly-tipping after dumping rubbish on Finsbury Street in Rochdale.

Number One Riverside Workers carve up a slice of sustainable living

Jul 31, 2014 11:16 BST Rochdale Borough Council Staff at Number One Riverside swapped their keyboards for trowels as part of a health and wellbeing scheme to revolutionise the way that Rochdale consumes its food.

Jul 30, 2014 15:25 BST Bury Council Pinfold Lane Day Centre in Whitefield is throwing opening its doors for a Summer Soiree on Thursday 28 August.

Fly-tipper ordered to pay £515 after rubbish found dumped

Jul 30, 2014 14:21 BST Rochdale Borough Council A Rochdale woman has been given a 12-month conditional discharge and been ordered to pay £515 after pleading guilty at Bury Magistrates Court after failing to dispose of her waste correctly.

Jul 30, 2014 13:06 BST Bury Council Nominations are being sought for Bury’s annual celebration of sporting excellence, the Bury 2014 Sports Awards.

Jul 30, 2014 11:31 BST Capita Conferences Hear about innovative practices from local schools that are successfully closing the attainment gap for disadvantaged pupils using pupil premium funded interventions.