Main News

Feasibility study into controversial ownership transfer of Falinge Park not completed

Falinge Park

A feasibility study which could see Falinge Park leased to a development trust has still to be completed.

Date Published 24/09/2018

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Book now: Rochdale Literature & Ideas Festival

Writer and broadcaster Stuart Maconie will be sharing stories and insights from his retracing of the famous Jarrow March

The eight-day Rochdale Literature & Ideas Festival, which runs from 15 – 22 October, will feature internationally acclaimed poet Simon Armitage CBE, television presenter and triathlete Louise Minchin, actress, author and presenter Baroness Floella Benjamin OBE, writer and broadcaster Stuart Maconie, and women’s rights activist Dr Helen Pankhurst amongst others.

Date Published 21/09/2018

Sport News

Football: Sunderland 4 - 1 Rochdale

Matty Done scored a consolation goal against Sunderland

A devastating eight minute spell at the end of the first half saw Sunderland comfortably overcome a Rochdale side that more than held their own for the first thirty minutes.

Date Published 24/09/2018

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Community News

Mayor’s produce and flower show

Mayor's Produce and Flower Show

The very first Mayor’s produce and flower show took place on Saturday (22 September) at St Aiden’s Church in Sudden.

Date Published 24/09/2018

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Business News

Local construction company commended at National Apprenticeship Awards

Staff from Jackson Jackson and Sons at the awards with with the Council apprenticeship team

Local construction company Jackson, Jackson and Sons were highly commended in the SME (Small and Medium-sized Enterprises) Employer of the Year category at the North West regional finals of the National Apprenticeship Awards held at the Manchester Marriott Victoria and Albert Hotel.

Date Published 22/09/2018

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Letters to the Editor

Letter: Off-road scum are not bikers!

The assailants approach the lorry

Dear Editor,

Regarding the article about "off-road scum" terrorising a lorry driver.

Date Published 21/09/2018

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