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Books on Prescription are just what the Doctor ordered

Books on Prescription are just what the Doctor ordered

Press Releases   •   Oct 10, 2014 09:00 BST

Rochdale Borough Libraries have announced an early success in the Reading Well Books on Prescription scheme, a mental health reading initiative supported by local libraries, schools and GPs.

Save your sanity in just 6 minutes

Save your sanity in just 6 minutes

Press Releases   •   Oct 01, 2014 08:00 BST

Rochdale Borough Library Service is all set to launch the Time to Read ‘Just 6 Minutes’ campaign, in order to help improve residents’ mental health and wellbeing.

Six Book success for borough's library service

Six Book success for borough's library service

Press Releases   •   Sep 30, 2014 10:00 BST

Rochdale Borough Library Service has been celebrating after receiving a bronze award from the Reading Agency, a charity which aims to increase reading confidence amongst the UK’s population.

Rugby Players Say ‘Try Reading’

Rugby Players Say ‘Try Reading’

Press Releases   •   Mar 28, 2014 10:35 GMT

Players from the Rochdale Hornets Rugby League Football Club are encouraging children to scrum on down and become members of Rochdale Borough Libraries.

Library Service on the Right Track for World Book Night

Library Service on the Right Track for World Book Night

Press Releases   •   Mar 17, 2014 11:12 GMT

Trains and railway journeys have a long history in literature – whether in Thomas the Tank Engine, The Railway Children or Murder on the Orient Express. Now Rochdale Borough Libraries are taking to the tracks in a bid to help improve the literacy and kick-start a love of reading in residents and commuters on World Book Night.

Countdown on to enter reading competition

Countdown on to enter reading competition

Press Releases   •   Oct 25, 2013 14:58 BST

There’s just one week left to enter the Time to Read ‘Reading Reward’ challenge, for a chance to win a £50 prize.