Press Releases

Jul 07, 2015 16:16 BST Bury Council Local priorities will be discussed when Radcliffe Township Forum holds its next meeting on Wednesday 22 July.

​Dukinfield stroke survivor set to host fun-filled community fundraiser

Jul 07, 2015 12:49 BST Stroke Association Hannah McDonald, a 25 year old stroke survivor from Dukinfield, is inviting the local community to join her on Saturday 01 August, when she’ll be raising vital funds for the Stroke Association.

Aston Martin teams up with the RAF to attract high-flying women

Jul 07, 2015 12:29 BST Royal Air Force Recruitment The Royal Air Force has teamed-up with world renowned car manufacturer Aston Martin to attract the next generation of women into engineering roles in both organisations.

Bury Council appoints new chief executive

Jul 07, 2015 11:17 BST Bury Council Mike Owen has been appointed the new chief executive of Bury Council following five months as its interim head.

Jul 07, 2015 10:47 BST Bury Council Residents are invited to attend the next meeting of Bury East Township Forum which will take place on Monday 13 July.

Semantix climbs several steps in the global ranking of the largest language companies

Jul 07, 2015 06:10 BST Semantix Common Sense Advisory has again ranked Semantix as the Nordic region’s biggest language company, and Semantix has been placed number 15 in the world this year – two places higher than last year. Each year, Common Sense Advisory ranks the one hundred largest suppliers of translation, localisation and interpreting services, presenting them in a report.

Come join the Walking Rainbow

Jul 06, 2015 17:21 BST Bury Council Young people in Bury are organising an event to celebrate diversity, promote equality and say ‘no’ to homophobia.

Dover resident Peter Groombridge scoops national award for courage

Jul 06, 2015 15:29 BST Stroke Association Local stroke survivor Peter Groombridge from Dover has been presented with an Adult Courage Award sponsored by Vision Express, at a national award ceremony held in London. Peter received his award from Presenter and Journalist Anna Richardson.

Morwhenna completes 177 miles by boat, foot and bike for stroke

Jul 06, 2015 15:22 BST Stroke Association Morwhenna Woolcock, 40, from Bristol has just completed an epic adventure travelling from the Brecon Beacons to Morwenstow following (roughly) in the footsteps of the 5th century Saint Morwenna. Stroke survivor Morwhenna completed the 177 mile adventure travelling by bike, boat, and on foot in just 21 days.

Young Doncaster stroke survivor set to tackle York 10K

Jul 06, 2015 10:54 BST Stroke Association Hannah Burton, a 19 year old stroke survivor from Doncaster, is set to help conquer stroke by taking part in the York 10k on Sunday 02 August, to raise vital funds for the Stroke Association.