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Dispute halts Deeply Vale Festival 40th anniversary exhibition

1978: 20,000 people crammed into Ashworth Valley at the third Deeply Vale Festival

A planned exhibition of the 40th anniversary of one of Rochdale’s historic music festivals will no longer go ahead, following a dispute between the trademark holder and the museum.

Date Published 23/05/2018

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Sport News

Sailing: Royal Yachting Association Junior Series at Hollingworth Lake

Royal Yachting Association NW Region Junior Series on Hollingworth Lake

It was a colourful scene at Hollingworth Lake on Saturday, as 43 young sailors competed in the third round of the Royal Yachting Association NW Region Junior Series.

Date Published 22/05/2018

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Community News

Mia Linnik-Holden and Andrei Toader win youth dance contest

Mia Linnik-Holden and Andrei Toader

Local dancers Mia Linnik-Holden and Andrei Toader began their youth dancing career winning their first contest at the Allied Open Championships in Southport.

Date Published 22/05/2018

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Business News

Rochdale-based company delivering precision for rotor grinding in China

Holroyd Precision: TG 350E Rotor Grinding Machine-010

Thanks to the technologies of Rochdale-based Holroyd Precision, a major industrial group in Northern China will soon embark on the production of its own range of air ends, helical rotors and screw compressors.

Date Published 23/05/2018

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Letters to the Editor

Letter: Government must tackle the “burning injustice” of the deepening crisis facing children’s mental health

Children’s charity Barnardo’s

Dear Editor,

Mental health is one of the major public health challenges of our time. In recent years we’ve seen growing awareness in Westminster and in the media, but now we need urgent action to match the rhetoric.

Date Published 22/05/2018

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