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Deadline set for flood resilience grant applications

Residents and business owners in Burnley borough planning to apply for financial support to make their property more resilient to flooding have until the...

Council officers hit the road to promote new services

‘Go paperless and sign up for e-billing’ was the message Burnley Council officers talked about to local residents at an out and about session. The...

On Time to Talk Day Stockport Council say it’s Time to Talk about Mental...

On Time to Talk Day Thursday 2nd February Stockport Council is encouraging Stockport residents to talk about mental health One in four of us will...

Stockport’s Underbanks Wins a £1.8M National Lottery Boost

Stockport Council and Stockport Heritage Trust are celebrating after being awarded £1.8 million of National Lottery funding for their ‘Rediscover the Underbanks’ project from...

Free access to Find My Past now available in all Trafford libraries

From this week (23rd January 2017) the popular genealogical website Find My Past will be available for the public to use for free in...

How can life go on? Manchester marks Holocaust Memorial Day

On Holocaust Memorial Day (HMD), Manchester youngsters learnt about the horrific atrocities suffered by Jewish people across Europe during World War II, along with...

Market Place improvement work to start

Work is due to start in just over a month’s time on the first elements of a scheme to improve Kendal’s historic Market Place. South...

The famous fountain flows again in Piccadilly Gardens!

The huge project to repair Manchester’s famous Piccadilly Gardens fountain is now complete. Problems with the water feature’s main pump has meant the much-loved attracted...

Share your memories of working at the Winter Gardens

Blackpool Museum Project is looking to speak with people who have worked at the Winter Gardens and Blackpool Tower at an open day on...

Holocaust remembered in Liverpool

LIVERPOOL will mark Holocaust Memorial Day this week with a series of events including an exhibition, wreath laying and a service. The theme for this...

Stockport Council Recruiting for Specialist Foster Carers

Stockport Council is backing a fostering campaign to recruit specialist foster carers. The Council’s fostering service is encouraging local people to come forward to find...

Stockport Council Support Employers to Understand the Apprenticeship Levy

The way the government funds apprenticeships in England is changing. Some employers will be required to contribute to a new apprenticeship levy, and there...

A year’s worth of culture in one summer

Organisations across Merseyside have submitted more than 60 events – totalling a year’s worth of culture in just over five months. These will form part...

Stockport Council to Host Hackathon Event to Help People Connect

Stockport Council continues to innovate digitally by announcing the exciting new Stockport Hackathon which aims to help people in Stockport connect with their wider...

Celebrity finds Trafford Council right up her street for her wedding

Trafford Council was very proud to host the wedding of Coronation Street alumni Jenny McAlpine (now Farr) who plays Fizz in the famous soap. Jenny...

Sign up to council tax e-billing

Residents in Burnley borough are being encouraged to sign up to a new online council tax billing service. Householders who sign up to the new...

Park’s Friends celebrate lottery success

Supporters of a Burnley park are celebrating its success in attracting a lottery cash boost. Burnley Council has secured a grant of £861,000 from the...

Stockport Council Launches New Finance Partnership

Stockport Council has launched a new partnership to help businesses start up, grow and thrive. Stockport Business Finance Scheme is a new partnership between Stockport...

Stockport WWII Soldier Receives Highest French Award ‘Legion d’Honneur’

World War II veteran Cpl Alfred Barlow received the Legion d’Honneur from the French Consulate at an awards ceremony in the Council Chambers in...

New Chair for St George’s Hall

Claire Dove OBE DL, renowned for spearheading social change and having a huge impact on the region’s business, social enterprise and charity sectors, will...

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