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Heritage Lottery Fund awards £9,800 to Rochdale Borough Council to mark First World War Centenary

Heritage Lottery Fund awards £9,800 to Rochdale Borough Council to mark First World War Centenary

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.

Middleton’s VC hero honoured

Middleton’s VC hero honoured

Press Releases   •   May 20, 2014 12:08 BST

Corporation Street will be renamed LCpl Joel Halliwell V.C. Way on 27 May.

Reliving history in the digital age

Reliving history in the digital age

Press Releases   •   Apr 10, 2014 14:37 BST

Rochdale Borough Libraries are taking part in an exciting new Arts Council funded project to commemorate the First World War with a local arts project and Digital War Memorial.