Archive for Month: November 2018

  • A Decade of ‘In Bloom’ Success

    Tonight I have had the pleasure of meeting up with members of the Rochdale in Bloom teams from across the borough, volunteers from each of our townships, businesses, groups and council team members, all of whom have made this year an exceptional one for Rochdale in Bloom. The greatest pleasure this evening however was the…

  • Action Following Co-op Armed Robbery

    Following the armed robbery at Norden’s Co-op a few weeks ago, and subsequent robberies at other stores in the borough I am pleased to report that I have secured funding for an additional CCTV camera to be installed in the village.  This camera will be positioned on the new post office and will significantly increase…

  • Let’s Light Norden up for Christmas

    This week I have been getting ready for our annual Christmas Lights Switch on in Norden, which is happening on Thursday 29th November.  This is always a very popular event and one which I am always pleased to support.  This year I will be working with Kate and Becky from Streetwise Magazine and together we…

  • 16 Arrested Following Dawn Raids in Rochdale

    Organised crime and the associated exploitation of vulnerable people is a major problem in our borough, so I am really pleased to read that Greater Manchester Police have today arrested 16 people in a series of dawn raids.  As part of the same operation, they have also recovered cash, drugs, gold bars and high-performance cars and…

  • A Comprehensive Traffic Plan for Norden

    As local people will know from day to day experience our area, like many village communities, has a number of issues around parking and traffic.  As the local population grows and more households have vehicles this problem affects more and more people in a variety of ways. As local Councillors, we understand the need for people to…

Categories