Town Centre News

A pub crawl with a difference: the Great Rochd‘ale’ Festival of Champions Ale Trail 2018

Eight venues, three days and over 100 ales and ciders can only mean one thing: the Great Rochd‘ale’ Festival of Champions Ale Trail 2018!


Beacon of hope as special remembrance tribute to light up Rochdale

There will be a moving postscript to the Remembrance Day commemorations when a beacon is lit outside Rochdale Town Hall to mark the moment when peace broke out.


Remembrance Sunday marks First World War centenary

Residents across the borough will pay their respects to those who have made sacrifices in defence of the country at this Sunday’s Remembrance Day Services.


It’s a YES! – Rochdale businesses celebrate positive BID result

Businesses in Rochdale have voted in favour of plans to set up a Business Improvement District (BID), securing a significant £1.5million to be spent on improving the area.


Run Rochdale – over 1,000 take to the road for town’s big races

Hundreds of runners from across the country descended on Rochdale on Sunday for the annual Williams BMW Rochdale Half Marathon, 10K and Fun Run.