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Rochdale unveils dramatic artwork based on town’s Cenotaph

Rochdale unveils dramatic artwork based on town’s Cenotaph

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.

Remembering the fallen – Rochdale welcomes historic march

Remembering the fallen – Rochdale welcomes historic march

Press Releases   •   Aug 11, 2014 12:01 BST

Hundreds gathered on the streets and by the town hall on Sunday as Rochdale welcomed the final stage of an historic re-enactment, 100 years on from when 1,000 soldiers had originally marched to the town from Todmorden at the beginning of World War One.

Rochdale commemorates WW1 Centenary with LIGHTS OUT

Rochdale commemorates WW1 Centenary with LIGHTS OUT

Press Releases   •   Aug 05, 2014 13:28 BST

Rochdale was plunged into darkness last night as council buildings, homes and businesses took part in LIGHTS OUT – a nationwide event to mark the centenary of the outbreak of the First World War.