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A new 'Budgens at Shell' store, located at the Shell Eagle on Queensway, Rochdale, has opened.
Date Published 16/03/2018
A reward has been offered for information leading to conviction after a window was smashed at a popular Norden barber shop.
Date Published 15/03/2018
The Administrators of P W Greenhalgh & Co Limited, based in Newhey, have completed the sale of the business and certain assets to Redwood Group Holdings Limited.
A Rochdale company and contractor have been prosecuted after failing to prevent exposure of workers and others to asbestos whilst cleaning an asbestos cement roof.
Farm businesses and rural communities will face serious financial consequences if the Government presses ahead with severe cuts to farm payments post-Brexit, the CLA is set to...
April is a busy month for most businesses, with the start of a new financial year creating accounting and reporting requirements for many. Alongside this, key developments in...
The Nationwide Gigabit Broadband Voucher Scheme (GBVS) will provide vouchers worth up to £3,000 for a small or medium sized business or £500 to residents to help with the costs of...
A Rochdale businesswoman has been nominated for her first award since opening her recycling plant last year.
Date Published 14/03/2018
The former post office building in Rochdale town centre is set to re-open this weekend as a café, restaurant and bar.
Dunnes Stores in Heywood is set to close on St Patrick’s Day (Saturday 17 March).
The Irish retail chain is understood to be lacking in business, and is believed to be pulling...
Lake Garage in Smithy Bridge is set to close after 65 years of business on Friday (16 March).
Date Published 13/03/2018
Chas Roy-Chowdhury, Head of Tax at ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants), says the Chancellor of the Exchequer’s Spring Statement was disappointing.
Local independent businesses set up shop at Rochdale Exchange Shopping Centre on Saturday, with everything from handmade jewellery and personalised gifts to children’s clothing...
Rural businesses and communities have been given a boost after the Government announced an extension to permitted development rights that allow farmers to increase the size of...
The extra £12M Rochdale council is spending to fix the roads should go to local firms, says Milnrow and Newhey Labour councillor Neil Butterworth.
Date Published 12/03/2018
Ofcom has announced a consultation into improving mobile coverage by seeking proposals for coverage obligations in the award of the 700 MHz spectrum band.
The White Hart in Heywood was officially reopened by the Mayor, Ian Dcukworth, on Tuesday 6 March following an extensive remodel.
Family owned and run Swansway Group, which runs the Swansway Honda Rochdale dealership, has been commended in the Website of the Year category of the national, annual Motability...
Date Published 09/03/2018
Seven new apartments are being created in a grade 2 listed property in Rochdale, in a move which it is hoped will help kickstart a housing boom in the town centre.
The Flying Horse has been named as the Rochdale, Oldham and Bury branch of CAMRA’s Pub of the Year for the second year running.
Rochdale-based East Lancashire Services and Dr Baber Ghafoor and Dr S A Abbasi have been ‘named and shamed’ for failing to pay staff the minimum wage.
Liz Hey, managing director of Rochdale-based Elizabeth Jane Associates, and Danny Simpson, CEO of MID Communications Ltd from Middleton, are on the judging panel for the E3...
Date Published 08/03/2018
Heywood-based GJD is showcasing an extensive range of outdoor intrusion sensors and security lighting technology at the ISC West exhibition. The exhibition takes place from April...
New Look has announced a proposal to reduce close a number of its stores, but Rochdale is not on the list.
The Company is instigating a Company Voluntary Arrangement (CVA) and...
Date Published 07/03/2018
A Heywood-based home business has received a boost from retail entrepreneur Theo Paphitis.
A local business has been rated one of the 100 most innovative SME businesses in Greater Manchester.
Feedback from patients at BMI The Highfield Hospital in Rochdale has shown that 98.7% of those who received care there would recommend the hospital to their family and friends.
Date Published 06/03/2018
The Government has published a consultation on the draft revised text of the National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF). It contains a number of changes that will see increased...
Employers and employees across the city-region are being asked to help make Greater Manchester the best place to work.
Brexit has, understandably, dominated the political agenda since the referendum and the government has now begun to focus its efforts on negotiating an acceptable exit strategy...
Sayers The Bakers shop on The Walk in Rochdale Town Centre is to close permanently.
Date Published 05/03/2018
Chris Dunphy, chairman of Rochdale Football Club, opened the launch party for the Christian Resources Exhibition's (CRE) return to the north of England on Wednesday (28 March) –...
Date Published 03/03/2018
The region’s top female business talent is being sought as Barclays launches launches its second Celebrating North West Women in Business Awards.
Date Published 02/03/2018
Local news is considered three times more trustworthy than social media as a source of local news and information, new research has revealed.
Date Published 01/03/2018
Marks and Spencer is to continue trading in Rochdale, despite yet another branch closure.
Zen Internet has been recognised as one of the best companies to work for in the UK. The internet and communications services provider was placed at number 44 in the Sunday Times’...
Date Published 28/02/2018
Chris Gilmartin, the managing director of Heywood-based Gilwood Fabricators Co Ltd, has been appointed chairman of Rochdale Development Agency (RDA).
Employment law consultancy Peninsula has seen an increase in calls to its employment advice line as employers call in asking for urgent advice due to the heavy snow that brought...
Date Published 27/02/2018
Issues affecting the businesses of Greater Manchester were discussed as the brand-new Business Advisory Panel met for the first time in Manchester.
Date Published 26/02/2018
A takeaway has been shortlisted for the British Kebab Awards, the industry awards that scour the length and breadth of the country for the nation’s best kebab.
Date Published 24/02/2018
A Rochdale recycling company has been fined after an employee’s arm was dragged into unguarded machinery.
Date Published 23/02/2018
Walkers Transport has received JAUPT registered training centre approval to deliver bespoke CPC training courses for its drivers from both its Rochdale and Leeds depots.
Date Published 22/02/2018
Heywood-based GJD is now an official Hikvision Technology Partner and will be showcasing its complete range of IP security solutions at the Hikvision Insight 2018 events, which...
Joel Durkin has been appointed regional affairs manager to lead EEF’s external affairs programme in the North West, raising the profile of North West’s manufacturing community and...
Research from British Business Bank, the operators of the Northern Powerhouse Investment Fund, has revealed that Northern businesses are increasingly benefiting from improved...
Aquacheck Engineering Ltd has been recognised as one of the 100 most innovative companies in Greater Manchester, in a report produced by BQ and the Business Growth Hub.
Date Published 20/02/2018
UK Power Networks Services has signed a contract to provide vital power infrastructure services for Manchester Airport, the UK’s third busiest airport, a key project to help...
Date Published 17/02/2018
Figures just published show that 31,124 new companies were formed in Greater Manchester during 2017.
Rochdale student, Emillie Petznick, is struggling to find a job after receiving just one grade below the required B-grade English GCSE after she struggled to receive consistent...
Date Published 16/02/2018
The latest employment figures have revealed that over 1.65m jobs have been created across Britain in the ‘IT and Business Services’ sector since 2010, with it being the main...
The Oldham Chronicle, established 163 years ago, has been relaunched online by new owner Credible Media, which also owns Revolution 96.2 radio station.
Date Published 14/02/2018
Award-winning estate agency Ryder & Dutton has acquired Mortimers Estate Agents, a long-established Lancashire agency based in the Ribble Valley and Blackburn area.
Staff of a local car dealership are taking part in a charity challenge to climb Mount Kilimanjaro.
A reward is being offered for the successful recovery of a local building firm’s work van after it was stolen on Monday (12 February).
Almost half of tech and digital businesses in the North West have felt the effects from uncertainty around Brexit, according to the results of Manchester Digital’s annual digital...
Date Published 13/02/2018
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