Saluting ‘The Few’ at Battle of Britain commemoration
Veterans and armed forces personnel will hold a commemoration at Bury Cenotaph to mark the 81st anniversary of the Battle of Britain.
Mayor’s tribute to volunteers as he begins second term in office
Prestwich councillor Tim Pickstone saluted the hard work of volunteers as he was elected to serve a second consecutive term as the Mayor of Bury.
Bury to lead biggest bus shake-up in generations
Bury will be at the forefront of the biggest change to the region’s bus network since 1986.
Thanking our army of unpaid carers
The Mayor of Bury will lead an online ‘thank you’ next Friday to the many hundreds of unpaid carers across the borough.
Voting safely at this year’s elections
On Thursday 6 May 2021 residents in Bury will go to the polls to choose who represents them on Bury Council and to vote for a Greater Manchester Mayor.
Mayor’s historic achievement with second consecutive term
Prestwich councillor Tim Pickstone will be the first person in 70 years to be Mayor of Bury for a second consecutive term.
Crucial vote on GMSF to be deferred in Bury
Bury Council will defer the crucial vote on the Greater Manchester Spatial Framework to give more time for the plan to be finalised.
Greater Manchester reaches next step in bus reform journey as it prepares to consult on impact of Covid-19
Greater Manchester is preparing to hold a further consultation on its proposals to reform the bus market following work to understand the potential impact of Covid-19.
Postcard street art to raise money for mayor’s charities
Bury Art Museum is presenting a charity postcard exhibition and silent auction at Kwoff Window Gallery on Silver Street, Bury.
Bury launches new online suicide prevention training
In support of World Suicide Prevention Day 2020 on Thursday (10 Sep), Bury Council is launching a free online Suicide Prevention Training course.
‘Samarathon’ to raise funds for Mayor’s Charity
The Mayor will join volunteers, raising funds for Bury Samaritans, as they walks 26.2 miles through all six towns of Bury on Friday 24 July.
Mayor congratulates D-Caff on receiving Queen’s Award
The Mayor of Bury, Councillor Tim Pickstone, had the opportunity to congratulate some of the volunteers from D-Caff on their Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service award.
Mayor’s tribute to veterans during Armed Forces Week
Veterans organisations met the Mayor of Bury during Armed Forces Week to discuss their work and the issues facing former military men and women.
First citizen praises our first-class Community Hubs
The hundreds of people working in Bury’s five Community Hubs during the Covid-19 crisis have been thanked by the Mayor of Bury.
Mayor of Bury recognises achievement of apprentice
The Mayor of Bury was delighted to meet a Bury College and Bury Council apprentice and join in celebrating an exceptional apprenticeship journey.
Bury College welcomes the Mayor of Bury
Bury College was delighted to be selected as the venue of choice to host an evening of fine dining for the Mayor and Mayoress of Bury Charity Burns Night.
New £6.8m cycling and walking scheme for Bury – but Government cash is needed
Bury announces three new walking and cycling schemes as leaders urge critical Government backing to deliver the UK’s largest cycling and walking network.
Prestwich councillor Tim Pickstone to be next Mayor of Bury
Holyrood ward councillor Tim Pickstone is to be the next Mayor of Bury for the 2020/21 municipal year.
Mayor quizzed by primary school pupils
A much younger crowd than usual awaited the Mayor of Bury when he held court in the council chambers.