Press Releases

ID Medical joins world in wearing yellow for ‘Bubble Boy’ Seth Lane

Mar 30, 2015 15:41 BST ID Medical On Friday 27 March, ID Medical, the UK’s leading healthcare recruiter, joined the nation in wearing yellow attire for Seth Lane, a 5 year old little boy who has been confined to a hospital room since January, and who is being considered for a second bone marrow transplant in order to save his life.

Mar 30, 2015 14:05 BST Bury Council Bury residents are being urged to make sure they are registered to vote ahead of this year’s General Election.

​Work progressing on new bus station

Mar 26, 2015 12:53 GMT Bury Council Construction of Radcliffe’s new bus station will begin soon.

Mar 25, 2015 14:15 GMT Bury Council Seven local groups in Radcliffe have won funding for health projects after impressing a ‘Dragon’s Den’ of judges.

Mar 25, 2015 11:22 GMT Bury Council Greater Manchester residents who have moved house in the last 18 months are being encouraged to make sure they are registered to vote at the right address.

​Wythenshawe woman completes ‘two jumps’ in memory of her dad

Mar 24, 2015 16:20 GMT Stroke Association Linda Thorne, 28 from Wythenshawe, has bravely completed two ‘Jumps for Doug’ and raised almost £800 for the Stroke Association, in memory of her father who passed away after a stroke.

​Elland Estate Agent fundraising for stroke in memory of mum

Mar 24, 2015 16:16 GMT Stroke Association Elland estate agent Ami Baxter is raising vital funds for the Stroke Association in memory of her mother, by donating £5 to the charity for every house she sells.

Coach boost for visitors to Bury Market

Mar 24, 2015 15:08 GMT Bury Council Visitors to the award-winning Bury Market will now find it even easier to enjoy their time at this famous attraction.

​Scunthorpe residents invited to charity quiz night for the Stroke Association

Mar 24, 2015 15:01 GMT Stroke Association The Stroke Association is hosting a Charity Quiz Night with a pie and pea supper on Friday 17 April and inviting all local residents to take part.

Craig’s marathon effort for Stroke

Mar 24, 2015 14:37 GMT Stroke Association Craig Davis, 30yrs old postman, from Uckfield, will be running the London Marathon for the Stroke Association this April. Craig is delighted to finally have a place after applying every year since he was 18 yrs old.