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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   •   Nov 10, 2014 15:15 GMT

Residents and visitors will be able to discover the co-operative history behind buildings across the borough for the first time as part of a project to celebrate Rochdale’s famous roots.

Winners to tie the knot at Rochdale Town Hall

Winners to tie the knot at Rochdale Town Hall

Press Releases   •   Oct 16, 2014 09:49 BST

The winning couple in a competition to win a free dream wedding were presented with their prize at Rochdale Town Hall by Councillor Janet Emsley, Assistant Cabinet Member for Community, Culture and Tourism at Rochdale Borough Council on Thursday 9 October.

Middleton’s Golden Cluster set to sparkle this September

Middleton’s Golden Cluster set to sparkle this September

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.

Tickets for Rochdale Literature & Ideas Festival go on sale

Tickets for Rochdale Literature & Ideas Festival go on sale

Press Releases   •   Jul 29, 2014 12:31 BST

Tickets are now on sale for the 2014 Rochdale Literature & Ideas Festival.

Middleton in the market for new traders during Love Your Local Market fortnight

Middleton in the market for new traders during Love Your Local Market fortnight

Press Releases   •   May 13, 2014 12:00 BST

Future businessmen and women can take a stall on Middleton market for just £5 as part of national Love your Local Market fortnight.

Rochdale’s reshape happening fast

Rochdale’s reshape happening fast

Press Releases   •   May 12, 2014 14:11 BST

Rochdale’s skyline is changing rapidly with the old bus station and car park now consigned to the history books.

Rochdale in the market for new traders for love your local market fortnight

Rochdale in the market for new traders for love your local market fortnight

Press Releases   •   May 02, 2014 12:34 BST

Future businessmen and women can take a stall on Rochdale market for just £5 as part of national Love your Local Market fortnight.

Historical adverts to celebrate Rochdale’s heritage

Historical adverts to celebrate Rochdale’s heritage

Press Releases   •   Apr 15, 2014 12:00 BST

Rochdale could be transported back in time with the council looking at using historical adverts to help revitalise the town centre

Winning Design Proposal selected for Rochdale Town Centre

Winning Design Proposal selected for Rochdale Town Centre

Press Releases   •   Jan 17, 2014 10:00 GMT

Rochdale Borough Council and the RIBA (the Royal Institute of British Architects) have named Manchester-based BDP as the winners of the design competition to transform the town centre and complement plans to reopen the River Roch.

Rochdale’s beauty expressed in pictures

Rochdale’s beauty expressed in pictures

Press Releases   •   Nov 21, 2013 15:34 GMT

View Rochdale through the eyes of an expressionist artist