Press Releases

Aug 22, 2014 12:41 BST Bury Council Bury residents are invited to help shape the future of council services at a ‘customer task force’ event held on Wednesday 3 September.

Free open days to see how your bin waste is recycled

Aug 22, 2014 12:14 BST Bury Council Ever wondered what happens to your recycling and waste after it’s been collected?

Rochdale GCSE results rise faster than national average

Aug 21, 2014 16:29 BST Rochdale Borough Council More than 2,200 students from secondary schools in Rochdale are celebrating their hard work today, as provisional GCSE results suggest they are improving at a faster rate than the national average.

Feel good with the family at Rochdale Central Library

Aug 21, 2014 15:13 BST Rochdale Borough Council Rochdale Central Library will be playing its part in next weekend’s Feel Good Festival by hosting two action packed family events.

Dr James Logan takes on the Bupa Great North Run for stroke

Aug 21, 2014 11:23 BST Stroke Association Dr James Logan, TV presenter of Embarrassing Bodies, will hit the streets of Newcastle on 7 September, when he tackles the Great North Run for the Stroke Association.

Alleyways bloom in Castleton and Rochdale

Aug 21, 2014 10:36 BST Rochdale Borough Council The winning entries in the 2014 Rochdale Borough Alleyways in Bloom competition have been announced.

Stroke Association awarded Skills for Health Quality Mark

Aug 21, 2014 10:04 BST Stroke Association The Stroke Association has been awarded the Skills for Health Quality Mark as a healthcare training provider. The award identifies the highest quality training that offers value for money and expert understanding of the health care industry.

Aug 20, 2014 16:22 BST East Staffordshire Borough Council This week five more businesses in the Greater Birmingham and Solihull LEP area were awarded funding from the Business Development Programme which will help them to grow their businesses

Aug 20, 2014 16:15 BST East Staffordshire Borough Council Being a responsible dog owner is not just about feeding your dog properly and taking it to the vet if it's sick or injured. It's also about making sure it is vaccinated annually, wears a collar and ID tag and is micro chipped - with your contact details kept up to date. From 06 April 2016 the law is changing and all dogs will be required to be micro-chipped.

Rochdale Council lobbying for better transport and lower rail fares to put borough on track for economic revival

Aug 20, 2014 15:07 BST Rochdale Borough Council Rochdale Council is pushing the government for cheaper rail fares, more frequent services and shorter journey times on the Leeds to Manchester line to improve the borough’s economic prospects.