Main News

Major regeneration project promises new jobs, homes and transport links

Councillor John Blundell says the regeneration scheme will create a substantial number of jobs and homes

A major regeneration scheme will create a new link road from the M62 motorway, as well as high-quality new homes, employment space and school places, says Councillor John Blundell.

Date Published 23/03/2018

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Discover Rochdale’s best-kept coffee secret at Plume

Plume coffee bar

The next time you’re in the mood for a cup of coffee, head on over to Plume, a quirky and independent coffee bar with a truly unique twist.

Date Published 20/03/2018

Sport News

Football: Must win game for Dale at Scunthorpe

Rochdale manager Keith Hill

Rochdale take on promotion contenders Scunthorpe United at Glanford Park on Saturday in a must win game if Dale are to claw back the deficit on the teams above them and stave off relegation.

Date Published 23/03/2018

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Community News

Flag raised at refurbished Memorial Gardens

Mayor Ian Duckworth, councillors, veterans and local residents see the new flag raised in Norden Memorial Gardens

The Mayor and Mayoress joined veterans, councillors and local residents on Thursday for an official event to mark the first flag raising in the Norden Memorial Gardens on Edenfield Road.

Date Published 24/03/2018

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Business News

Claire’s US bankruptcy does not affect the Rochdale store

Speculation has arisen regarding the future of the Claire’s store in Rochdale after the parent company in the US filed for bankruptcy protection.

Date Published 22/03/2018

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Letters to the Editor

Letter: The continuing rise of Islamophobia

Community Safety Forum

Dear Editor,

Greater Manchester Muslim communities remain very concerned about the extent of Islamophobia that exists in the UK and Internationally.

Date Published 24/03/2018

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