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Branch out on your hedge skills

Branch out on your hedge skills

Press releases   •   Feb 27, 2014 15:29 GMT

On Saturday 8 March, Hollingworth Lake Visitor Centre will be taking people back to their roots by putting on a traditional hedgelaying class.

Residents invited to sound the start of town centre demolitions in aid of Springhill Hospice

Residents invited to sound the start of town centre demolitions in aid of Springhill Hospice

Press releases   •   Feb 14, 2014 10:11 GMT

Residents are invited to play a unique part in reshaping the skyline of Rochdale town centre by helping to start official demolitions in the town centre.

Turn Food Waste into a Feast Fit for a King

Turn Food Waste into a Feast Fit for a King

Press releases   •   Feb 12, 2014 11:48 GMT

Rochdale Borough Council is hosting an event to teach residents how to waste less food and turn their scraps into gourmet treats at Meadowfields Community Centre, on Eafield Road, Rochdale, on Saturday, 1 March, from 11am to 1pm.

Day of Action Tackles Crime and Grime

Day of Action Tackles Crime and Grime

Press releases   •   Feb 11, 2014 15:15 GMT

A day of action by Rochdale Safer Communities Partnership has helped to make Heywood town centre and the Angel Meadows estate a ‘cleaner, safer and more inviting place to live and work’.

Rochdale Town Centre Demolition Ready to Start

Rochdale Town Centre Demolition Ready to Start

Press releases   •   Feb 11, 2014 09:42 GMT

Rochdale town centre is set to transform beyond recognition in the coming months now that contractors have been appointed to start the demolition of the old Municipal Offices and Bus Station.

Residents can get involved in community action day

Residents can get involved in community action day

Press releases   •   Feb 04, 2014 13:14 GMT

Heywood residents and business owners are being urged to raise worries and concerns relating to crime, litter and anti-social behaviour in their community.

Animal tales on an animal trail

Animal tales on an animal trail

Press releases   •   Feb 03, 2014 15:18 GMT

Join in with the 13th National Storytelling Week celebrations at Hollingworth Lake Visitor Centre by going on an animal trail through the country park.

Rochdale shoppers get free ticket to ride

Rochdale shoppers get free ticket to ride

Press releases   •   Jan 30, 2014 14:58 GMT

A free town centre bus which aims to make it easier for visitors to get around the rapidly changing Rochdale town centre will be taking to the road on Monday. (3 Feb).

Crime and grime to be tackled in Heywood town centre

Crime and grime to be tackled in Heywood town centre

Press releases   •   Jan 28, 2014 11:33 GMT

Rochdale Safer Communities Partnership is set to tackle crime and grime in Heywood town centre and the Angel Meadows estate in a day of action on 7 February 2014.

Local developments await design accolades

Local developments await design accolades

Press releases   •   Jan 27, 2014 09:30 GMT

The waiting is nearly over for eight local developments shortlisted for Rochdale Borough Design Awards.

Turn Food Waste into a Feast Fit for a King

Turn Food Waste into a Feast Fit for a King

Press releases   •   Jan 17, 2014 12:44 GMT

Rochdale Borough Council is hosting an event to teach residents how to waste less food and turn their scraps into gourmet treats at Crimble Croft Community Centre, on Aspinall Street, in Heywood, on Saturday, 25 January, from 12-2pm.

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.

Winning Design Proposal selected for Rochdale Town Centre

Winning Design Proposal selected for Rochdale Town Centre

Press releases   •   Jan 17, 2014 10:00 GMT

Rochdale Borough Council and the RIBA (the Royal Institute of British Architects) have named Manchester-based BDP as the winners of the design competition to transform the town centre and complement plans to reopen the River Roch.

Pilot bin scheme saves taxpayers £ 22,500

Pilot bin scheme saves taxpayers £ 22,500

Press releases   •   Jan 10, 2014 14:30 GMT

A two-month pilot campaign by Rochdale Borough Council to help residents put the right waste in the correct bin has proved a success.

‘The Usual View’ painted in an unusual way

‘The Usual View’ painted in an unusual way

Press releases   •   Jan 09, 2014 15:19 GMT

A local woman who has competitively sailed the seven seas is exhibiting her paintings at Hollingworth Lake Visitor Centre until Sunday 9 February.

Reminder to Recycle Your Christmas Tree

Reminder to Recycle Your Christmas Tree

Press releases   •   Jan 09, 2014 12:58 GMT

Residents of Rochdale borough are reminded that there are only a few days left to recycle their real Christmas trees.

Tree-mendous recycling scheme

Tree-mendous recycling scheme

Press releases   •   Dec 23, 2013 10:52 GMT

Rochdale borough is ready to recycle thousands of resident’s Christmas trees - with 23 sites set to take old firs, spruce and pines.

Appeal for Tour Makers as Rochdale prepares for Tour de France

Appeal for Tour Makers as Rochdale prepares for Tour de France

Press releases   •   Dec 16, 2013 15:44 GMT

People who want to get even closer to the action when the Tour de France comes to Rochdale are being reminded there is still chance to register as a volunteer.

Bin collection dates reminder for the festive period

Bin collection dates reminder for the festive period

Press releases   •   Dec 16, 2013 12:29 GMT

Rochdale Borough Council is reminding residents that some bin collection days over Christmas and New Year will change and that they can check all collection dates on the postcode checker on the ‘When are my bins collected?’ page on the council’s website at www.rochdale.gov.uk

Helping Haiyan Victims

Helping Haiyan Victims

Press releases   •   Dec 16, 2013 09:45 GMT

Following Typhoon Haiyan which hit The Philippines in November, generous Rochdale Borough Council employees responded to a call to help the survivors by donating £210 to be spent on supplies.