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Fallen soldiers remembered in town centre service

Fallen soldiers remembered in town centre service

Press Releases   •   Aug 06, 2014 13:21 BST

Around 60 members of the public joined town centre Chaplain Rev Margaret Smith for a poignant service at Rochdale Memorial Gardens on Monday – marking the day Britain declared war.

Rochdale’s World War One commemoration plans

Rochdale’s World War One commemoration plans

Press Releases   •   Apr 10, 2014 14:53 BST

Rochdale Borough Council has confirmed further details of events being staged this year to mark the 100th anniversary of the First World War.

Lest We Forget

Lest We Forget

Press Releases   •   Jan 17, 2014 10:34 GMT

Rochdale Memorial Gardens is to undergo a £35,000 improvement programme ahead of commemorations for the centenary of the outbreak of World War One in July.