Town Centre News

Acclaimed author in town as Rochdale celebrates World Book Night

Literature lovers are in for a treat on Saturday 21 April when an award winning novelist visits Touchstones Arts and Heritage Centre in Rochdale.


Street Eat returns to Rochdale for Bank Holiday weekend

Thousands flocked to the first one last year – and hungry foodies are in for another Bank Holiday treat with the return of the Street Eat festival.


Crowds get taste of Rochdale’s new food and drink festival

More than 4,500 people descended on Rochdale Town Hall this weekend for a taste of the new Rochdale Food & Drink Festival - staged for the first time on Saturday.


Mayor Andy Burnham praises Rochdale’s regeneration during visit to the town

The Mayor of Greater Manchester, Andy Burnham, has praised Rochdale’s £250m regeneration and pledged to support the borough as the council looks to add a residential offer to its major town centre project.


First class delivery as grade II listed post office re-opens as restaurant and bar

Rochdale’s stunning old post office, in the heart of the town centre’s heritage quarter, is set to re-open this weekend as a café, restaurant and bar