Press Releases

Bistro ‘finishing touch’ to £1.6m short stay improvements

Jul 18, 2014 13:56 BST Bury Council A bistro for customers and the wider community is to be the latest development at Elmhurst short-stay service in Whitefield.

Bury residents help shape the future of social care

Jun 17, 2014 16:41 BST Bury Council Residents, customers and carers have been playing their role in saying how services could be improved for them.

May 29, 2014 14:44 BST Bury Council Bury residents are invited to help shape the future of council services at a ‘customer task force’ event held on Friday 6 June.

Mar 19, 2014 14:20 GMT Bury Council Pinfold Lane Day Care Centre in Whitefield is appealing for green-fingered volunteers to spruce up their gardens for spring.

Sharing Lives, helping people

Jan 13, 2014 13:30 GMT Bury Council Bury is set to play its part in the expansion of a radical form of care that centres on sharing “home, family and community life”.

Elmhurst modernised to become ‘hotel-style’ short stay service

Nov 05, 2013 14:17 GMT Bury Council A modern bistro dining area, a hair and beauty salon, contemporary ‘wet room’ style en-suites.

Open day at Falcon and Griffin

Nov 05, 2013 12:05 GMT Bury Council An open day was held at Falcon and Griffin extra care scheme to mark recent major refurbishments and thank the hard work of staff and contractors.

Open Day at Falcon and Griffin Extra Care Scheme

Oct 10, 2013 16:57 BST Bury Council An open day is being held for people to see all the latest facilities at Falcon and Griffin Extra Care Scheme in Bury

New plan to support the borough’s unpaid carers

Sep 19, 2013 11:00 BST Bury Council The many carers who support needy and vulnerable people are invited to a launch event in Bury on Wednesday 2 October.

Social Media Week: Death, Digital Demise, Community & Digital Legacy

Sep 02, 2013 06:30 BST DeadSocial Death, Digital Demise, Community & Digital Legacy’ is an event hosted by DeadSocial and taking place for Social Media Week, London 2013. It aims to explore society’s changing attitudes and behaviour in relation to ‘end of life’ and mourning. It will be examined from the context of todays’ connected world from a number of differing perspectives.