Press Releases • Nov 03, 2014 11:56 GMT
Pipers from the 70 Squadron Air Cadets joined the Band of the Royal Regiment of Fusiliers (Lancashire) in a moving ‘Festival of Remembrance’ concert at Rochdale Town Hall.
Press Releases • Oct 31, 2014 14:48 GMT
A unique piece of innovative artwork will be unveiled in Rochdale on Remembrance Sunday, as part of the boroughs World War One Centenary commemorations.
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 • Jul 28, 2014 11:17 BST
World War One re-enactment 100 years on – Sunday 10 August. Rochdale residents are being asked to take part in a historic re-enactment by lining the streets on 10 August to welcome a commemorative march from Todmorden to Rochdale.
Press Releases • Jul 23, 2014 15:52 BST
Rochdale Borough Council is delivering an afternoon of woodland den building for children on Sunday 27 July, with a special emphasis on commemorating the Manchester Old Pals Regiment, to mark the outbreak of World War One.
Press Releases • Jul 21, 2014 14:35 BST
At 10pm on 4 August, Rochdale will be plunged into darkness as council buildings, homes and businesses take part in LIGHTS OUT
Press Releases • Jul 07, 2014 16:59 BST
Visitors to Rochdale town centre will now be greeted with a colourful reminder that this year marks 100 years since the beginning of World War One.