Plans for the new Greater Manchester Fire Service Museum blazing ahead
Proposals for the complete renovation of the Greater Manchester Fire Station Museum in Rochdale will be showcased to the public for the first time this Friday and Saturday.
Under the plans, the ground floor of the former fire station in Maclure Road will be renovated to create a dedicated exhibition...
Posted by Aahmed on 12 Jan 2018 at 09:20
Unique new fitness facility launches in Rochdale
Rochdale is soon to see one the most exciting developments in the UK health and fitness scene in years - and local residents are being invited to the opening event in January.
onePT is a unique new personal training and fitness company which will potentially create hundreds of jobs in...
Posted by Aahmed on 8 Jan 2018 at 10:10
Rochdale awarded Heritage Action Zone status to revive its historic heart
Rochdale town centre could be in line for a grant in the region of £500,000, as Historic England today announced it has been named one of just eight ‘Heritage Action Zones’ across the country.
The announcement marks the start of work to revive some of Rochdale town centre’s most important...
Posted by Aahmed on 6 Dec 2017 at 16:36
Plans in for £6m expansion of Rochdale’s Kingsway Business Park
Wilson Bowden has submitted a planning application for the next phase of development at Kingsway Business Park in Rochdale on behalf of the Kingsway Partnership – a joint venture between the Rochdale Development Agency, Rochdale Borough Council, HCA and Wilson Bowden. The application comprises 11 industrial units, ranging in size from 3,000 sq...
Posted by CBuckley on 28 Nov 2017 at 10:54
New plumbing and bathroom firm hoping to make a splash
A growing company which has set up in Rochdale’s Globe Business Park is hoping to make world of difference to those who need a plumber or new bathroom.
The Hudspith family, who have just opened Plumbworks, previously ran SH Gascare, which provided heating engineer and plumbing services.
Posted by Aahmed on 10 Nov 2017 at 19:35
New council-built units a measure of Rochdale’s business success
The first of 40 new council-built industrial units have been completed on the Dodgson Street Industrial Estate.
The seven brand new units, some of which are already under offer, are designed to boost investment and jobs in Rochdale by helping small companies and sole traders stay in the borough as they...
Posted by Aahmed on 7 Nov 2017 at 12:23
Rochdale business taking success to another level
A decision to open a new northern base in Rochdale three years ago has helped a rapidly-rising business reach a new level.
In 2014 Liftec Lifts, who manufacture, install and maintain passenger lifts and escalators nationwide branched out and opened their first northern office inside Globe House - managed workspace run...
Posted by Aahmed on 2 Nov 2017 at 09:45
Rochdale Metal Fabrication company fashions up new base
A Rochdale metal fabrication company which supplies several premier league football clubs has scored bigger premises as part of its goal to expand.
Metacol has moved from a unit of just 590 square feet in the Fieldhouse Industrial Estate to a unit more than five times the size on the same...
Posted by Aahmed on 1 Nov 2017 at 10:12