Tenth Annual Clough Day – 17 May 2015

by prestwichfocus on April 22, 2015

The popular Prestwich Clough Day returns on Sunday 17 May 2015. This is a free day out for all the family celebrating the Prestwich Clough area of parkland, established by Prestwich Urban District Council in 1906. The Clough Day is 12noon – 5.00pm on Prestwich Flower Park (Bury New Road) and at the Church Inn (Church […]

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NHS Bury has published pharmacy opening hours for the bank holiday Mondays 4 May and Monday 25 May 2015.

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The Liberal Democrats have announced a ‘Five Point Plan’ for teachers and parents The front page of the Lib Dem manifesto states our commitment on education, to protect education funding from nursery to 19. The Liberal Democrats are the only party to guarantee the protection of per pupil funding in real terms over the next five […]

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Residents across Bury are invited to help shape the future of council services at a ‘customer task force’ event held on Friday 1 May.The session is for people who live in the borough and either use, or care for someone who uses, social care services. Bury Council says: “This is your opportunity to find out […]

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Changes to the 96 Bus Timetable – What do you think?

by prestwichfocus on April 15, 2015

Early morning users of the 96 bus will have noticed that the bus got significantly earlier this week. The early morning bus is now at 7.17am, when it used to be at 7.32. Although this is only 15 minutes earlier, it does give residents in Simister and down Heywood Road a very early start if […]

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GPs across Bury are taking a more active role in the diagnosis and care for patients living with dementia from this month onwards. It is important that people with dementia have regular check-ups and seek support as soon as possible if they develop any health concerns. GPs across Bury have now received additional training to […]

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The Lib Dems have launched their General Election manifesto today. It puts opportunity at its heart and sets out a plan to ensure every child has a world-class education. The party has announced a major new commitment to protect education funding for every child. This means protecting education spending per pupil in real terms over […]

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New Planning Application Mellowdew Farm

by prestwichfocus on April 12, 2015

A new planning application has been received in Holyrood Ward as below: Application Number: 58591 Registration Date: 25/03/2015 Location: Agricultural Building At Mellowdew Farm, Simister Lane, Simister, Prestwich, M25 5SH Proposal: Prior approval for the change of use of an agricultural building to one dwelling Please do not hesitate to get in touch if you […]

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A new planning application has been received in Holyrood Ward as below: Application Number: 58571 Registration Date: 23/03/2015 Location: 6 Willow Road, Prestwich, Manchester, M25 3DZ Proposal: Two storey extensions to side and rear Please do not hesitate to get in touch if you require further information or help with this. The details will be […]

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New Planning Application Westholme Road

by prestwichfocus on April 11, 2015

A new planning application has been received in Holyrood Ward as below: Application Number: 58545 Registration Date: 16/03/2015 Location: 11 Westholme Road, Prestwich, Manchester, M25 2RE Proposal: Two storey extension at side and single storey extension at side/rear Please do not hesitate to get in touch if you require further information or help with this. […]

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