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Apprenticeship evening is just the job

Apprenticeship evening is just the job

Press releases   •   Jul 07, 2014 13:32 BST

More than 500 young people from across the borough packed Rochdale Town Hall this week for the annual summer apprenticeship open evening. The ‘Find your Future’ event allowed anyone aged 16-24 to explore the hundreds of apprenticeship vacancies available in and around the borough, and even gave them the opportunity apply for jobs on the night.

Prestigious recycling award for Right Stuff Right Bin campaign

Prestigious recycling award for Right Stuff Right Bin campaign

Press releases   •   Jul 07, 2014 10:51 BST

Rochdale Borough Council’s Right Stuff Right Bin campaign to help residents put the right waste in the correct bin has won a national recycling award at the prestigious MRW National Recycling Awards (NRA).

Redwood School Welcomes Ed Timpson Visit

Redwood School Welcomes Ed Timpson Visit

Press releases   •   Jul 03, 2014 15:23 BST

Rochdale’s Redwood Secondary School welcomed Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Children and Families Ed Timpson on Wednesday 2 July, where he was invited to sample the inclusive sporting opportunities that are provided to all students.

Rochdale Boroughwide Housing to manage the borough’s homelessness service

Rochdale Boroughwide Housing to manage the borough’s homelessness service

Press releases   •   Jul 03, 2014 14:42 BST

The council’s homelessness service will transfer to Rochdale Boroughwide Housing (RBH) on Monday 7 July.

Residents invited to go on the Co-operative trail of their town’s history

Residents invited to go on the Co-operative trail of their town’s history

Press releases   •   Jul 03, 2014 13:59 BST

A series of events celebrating Rochdale’s Co-operative roots and the movement’s influence across the borough will take place this summer.

Bees and breakfast – Television presenter Bill Turnbull joins festival headliners

Bees and breakfast – Television presenter Bill Turnbull joins festival headliners

Press releases   •   Jul 03, 2014 11:21 BST

Television presenter Bill Turnbull will be one of the headline speakers at this year’s Rochdale Literature and Ideas Festival.

Cycling event helps Rochdale borough gear up for disability awareness week

Cycling event helps Rochdale borough gear up for disability awareness week

Press releases   •   Jul 02, 2014 15:52 BST

Number One Riverside will take on a very different look next week, with circus skills, wheelchair basketball and drumming workshops set to show showing Rochdale Council’s visitors that disability is no barrier to sport.

River Street transformation on course

River Street transformation on course

Press releases   •   Jul 02, 2014 15:38 BST

Work to create two new loading bays and a taxi rank close to the new transport interchange is set to get underway this Monday (7 July).

Consumers urged to shop indie this July

Consumers urged to shop indie this July

Press releases   •   Jul 02, 2014 13:10 BST

July is the time to shop small and local, as the borough marks Independent Retailers’ month.

Two new cheaper 0300 numbers launched

Two new cheaper 0300 numbers launched

Press releases   •   Jul 02, 2014 10:10 BST

Rochdale Borough Council has introduced two more cheaper to call 0300 numbers, as it continues to phase out all 0845 and 0844 numbers, making it more affordable to contact the council using a mobile phone.

Golden girl Joanna hopes Tour de France will encourage more to get on their bikes this summer

Golden girl Joanna hopes Tour de France will encourage more to get on their bikes this summer

Press releases   •   Jul 01, 2014 13:14 BST

Gold medal Olympic winning and world champion cyclist Joanna Rowsell MBE was in Rochdale this week ahead of the Tour de France which comes to the borough on Sunday.

Young Cyclists on Course for Road Safety

Young Cyclists on Course for Road Safety

Press releases   •   Jul 01, 2014 11:57 BST

Could your child be the winner of the Yellow Jersey in the next few years? The Tour de France comes to Littleborough this Sunday and, if you’re children feel inspired to get on their bikes, now is the perfect time to sign them up for Rochdale Borough Council’s Summer Cycling Programme.

Newbold residents invited for kick pitch consultation

Newbold residents invited for kick pitch consultation

Press releases   •   Jun 27, 2014 15:00 BST

Residents around Newbold are invited to a consultation at Moss Street Youth Centre to discuss the possible development of a kick pitch. The proposed pitch would be located on Robbies common at the back of the Newbold Sure Start Centre and the Moss Street Youth Centre building.

Simon Weston OBE flies the flag for Armed Forces Day

Simon Weston OBE flies the flag for Armed Forces Day

Press releases   •   Jun 26, 2014 18:16 BST

Simon Weston OBE – the nation’s favourite hero, was the star guest at a glittering business event at Rochdale Town Hall this week attended by over 300 guests comprising businesses, veterans, cadets and community representatives.

Makeover under way at Balderstone Park

Makeover under way at Balderstone Park

Press releases   •   Jun 26, 2014 15:38 BST

Rochdale Borough Libraries to celebrate Children’s Book Week

Rochdale Borough Libraries to celebrate Children’s Book Week

Press releases   •   Jun 26, 2014 14:22 BST

Rochdale Borough Libraries are joining forces with libraries throughout the country to celebrate Children’s Book Week.

Spectators urged to ‘respect, protect and enjoy’ environment for Tour de France

Spectators urged to ‘respect, protect and enjoy’ environment for Tour de France

Press releases   •   Jun 26, 2014 11:49 BST

Organisers of the Tour de France are calling on spectators to ‘respect, protect and enjoy’ the environment as they take in the spectacle of the world’s largest annual sporting event next month.

Council to undertake Single Person Discount Review

Council to undertake Single Person Discount Review

Press releases   •   Jun 25, 2014 17:05 BST

Rochdale Council is urging residents currently claiming the single person discount on their council tax bills to let them know if their circumstances change.

Borough's youngsters are little belters during child safety week

Borough's youngsters are little belters during child safety week

Press releases   •   Jun 25, 2014 16:55 BST

Rochdale Council has launched its “I’m a Little Belter” campaign to encourage parents to make sure their child’s car seat is fitted correctly during national child safety week.

Borough’s streets on the road to repair

Borough’s streets on the road to repair

Press releases   •   Jun 25, 2014 16:48 BST

The Department for Transport have confirmed that Rochdale’s share of the £200m pothole fund they have set aside for English councils will be £424,873.