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Thousands gather for Remembrance Sunday Services

Thousands gather for Remembrance Sunday Services

Press Releases   •   Nov 10, 2014 13:28 GMT

Thousands gathered across the borough on Sunday for poignant Remembrance Day Services to honour the nation’s war heroes.

Night of musical remembrance as Royal British Legion calls for poppy appeal support

Night of musical remembrance as Royal British Legion calls for poppy appeal support

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.

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.

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.