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Press releases • Mar 11, 2014 16:36 GMT
Ahead of tomorrow’s National No Smoking Day (12 March) Rochdale Borough Council is asking smokers to stop lighting up their cigarettes in all the area’s playgrounds in a bid to reduce children’s exposure to second hand smoke.
Press releases • Feb 24, 2014 17:45 GMT
Last year’s homecoming parade in Rochdale by The First Battalion of the Royal Regiment of Fusiliers is now available to watch online. Rochdale Borough Council commissioned a short film to commemorate the parade held last November which saw thousands line the streets as the town centre was brought to a standstill to welcome home hundreds of soldiers returning from serving in Afghanistan.
Press releases • Feb 24, 2014 14:28 GMT
Getting out of breath doing everyday activities, such as walking upstairs or getting dressed is the focus of a new health campaign by Public Health England which is being supported by Rochdale Borough Council and Heywood, Middleton and Rochdale Clinical Commissioning Group.
Press releases • Feb 21, 2014 12:06 GMT
The best in new building design was celebrated this week at the fifth annual Rochdale Borough Design Awards.
Press releases • Feb 20, 2014 16:08 GMT
Takeaway owners in Rochdale borough’s Healthier Chips Scheme took part in a pioneering health programme to pass on more health tips to customers.
Press releases • Feb 20, 2014 14:52 GMT
A campaign by Rochdale Borough Council to help residents put the right waste in the correct bin has proved such a success that it is being rolled out to a further area from March in a bid to improve the area’s recycling rates.
Press releases • Feb 20, 2014 10:54 GMT
Rochdale Borough Council is advising parents and carers to get a free check to make sure their child’s car restraint is fitted correctly.
Press releases • Feb 06, 2014 14:51 GMT
Dates for Rochdale Literature & Ideas Festival were announced today. The festival will run from Friday 24 to Sunday 26 October this year, with organisers promising a feast of events and another stellar line up covering drama, comedy, dance, music, theatre, films, visual arts and children’s shows. Preview events will also be held across the borough earlier in October.
Press releases • Feb 04, 2014 12:57 GMT
Rochdale Borough Council has updated its strategy outlining its key transport priorities and aspirations until 2026.
Press releases • Feb 04, 2014 10:49 GMT
Rochdale Borough Council has joined forces with Greater Manchester Police and NHS Heywood, Middleton & Rochdale to launch a new way of safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable children and young people in the borough.
Press releases • Feb 03, 2014 10:34 GMT
Visitors to the Rochdale Infirmary can expect an extra helping hand now that The Carers’ Resource has set up a base at the Outpatients Department in Rochdale Infirmary to reach out to carers who are not accessing support.
Press releases • Feb 01, 2014 09:00 GMT
If you think being read a story is just for children then it’s time to rethink during National Storytelling Week from 1-8 February. Bookworms on the go of any age can now download hundreds of digital audiobooks at the click of a button via a new free service being offered by Rochdale Borough Libraries.
Press releases • Jan 31, 2014 11:44 GMT
Budding novella writers are being ink-couraged to sign up for a workshop with creative writing expert and published author Robert Graham organised by Rochdale Borough Libraries.