Town Centre News

What’s cooking? - duo set to bring local flavour to Rochdale’s food festival

They’re not television stars or best-selling cookery authors, but two Rochdale chefs - Austin Hopley and Adolfus Lewis are preparing to put their culinary skills to the test in front of a live audience for the very first time at the town’s food and drink festival.


Another packed year of events to look forward to

An exciting programme of events is being delivered by Rochdale Borough Council to provide a boost to residents and businesses as well as attracting thousands of visitors from across the region.


Rochdale Wedding Show return’s next month – and it’s free

Rochdale Wedding Show returns to the world famous town hall next month - and final preparations are well under way, with brides and grooms from across the region set to descend on the town.


Town Hall Square plans shape up

Town Hall Square plans shape up as public realm designers are appointed. The first of a world class team who will transform Rochdale’s iconic grade I listed town hall and the surrounding area has been appointed by the council.


Feeling down? Local opticians in Rochdale reveal the big health reason why you shouldn’t hold back the tears

MONDAY 21 January, also known as Blue Monday is officially the most depressing day of the year - the dark days and cold temperatures are enough to make anyone feel down.