Tag / rochdale council
Press releases • Sep 04, 2014 10:46 BST
Legendary dramatist, lyricist and composer Willy Russell will be amongst a host of big names at next month’s Rochdale Literature and Ideas Festival.
Press releases • Sep 03, 2014 15:47 BST
Rochdale Borough Council, in partnership with Link4Life, has received £9,800 from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) for a project, Gone But Not Forgotten awarded through its First World War: then and now programme. The project will encourage and help the local community to commemorate and explore the impact of the First World War on Rochdale borough.
Press releases • Sep 01, 2014 11:25 BST
Rochdale Borough Council has teamed up with other councils, health services in the region and Greater Manchester Police to tackle alcohol abuse.
Press releases • Aug 29, 2014 16:08 BST
Visitors are invited to enjoy a grand day out in Middleton as part of a month-long celebration of the town’s stunning heritage this September.
Press releases • Aug 28, 2014 15:33 BST
Residents are being urged to make sure they apply for a primary school place for any children due to start in September 2015. Late applications often result in children not getting into their first choice, having to travel further or not being able to go to the same school as brothers or sisters.
Press releases • Aug 27, 2014 10:21 BST
Shortly before the start of the new academic year, Rochdale Borough Council is advising motorists that its CCTV camera car will still be used outside schools to tackle inconsiderate, dangerous and often illegal parking.
Press releases • Aug 26, 2014 12:09 BST
A business support group commissioned by Rochdale Borough Council is celebrating after helping 42 entrepreneurs set up businesses in the borough.
Press releases • Aug 24, 2014 18:07 BST
Councillors, veterans and members of the public gathered to pay respect to a true hero as a street in Heywood was renamed in commemoration of Private Anthony Palmer, a soldier in the Crimean War and Victoria Cross recipient, who is buried in Heywood Cemetery.
Press releases • Aug 21, 2014 16:29 BST
More than 2,200 students from secondary schools in Rochdale are celebrating their hard work today, as provisional GCSE results suggest they are improving at a faster rate than the national average.
Press releases • Aug 21, 2014 15:13 BST
Rochdale Central Library will be playing its part in next weekend’s Feel Good Festival by hosting two action packed family events.
Rochdale Council lobbying for better transport and lower rail fares to put borough on track for economic revival
Press releases • Aug 20, 2014 15:07 BST
Rochdale Council is pushing the government for cheaper rail fares, more frequent services and shorter journey times on the Leeds to Manchester line to improve the borough’s economic prospects.
Press releases • Aug 20, 2014 11:59 BST
Rochdale Borough Council, the organisers of Rochdale Wedding Show, is pleased to announce that 60 of the region’s finest suppliers will be exhibiting at the event on Sunday 28 September.