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Vaccination Update

by timpickstone on 4 June, 2021

A total of 112,348 people registered with a Bury GP have now had their first dose of the coronavirus vaccine – and 76,180 residents have now received their second jab. If you are eligible for a vaccine you can book in the following ways: Book an appointment at one of our local vaccination clinics Book […]

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Prestwich Roadworks June 2021

by timpickstone on 4 June, 2021

Please see below the main roadworks scheduled for the Prestwich area for June 2021. Full list available here. Bury Old Road – at the junction with Upper Wilton Street near Heaton Park Metrolink, multi-way signals 8-10 June 2021, Virgin Media. Bury New Road – at the junction with Butterstile Lane, multi-way signals 17-22 June 2021, […]

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Next week is Carers Week

by timpickstone on 4 June, 2021

Carers Week, which runs from 7 to 13 June, is an annual campaign that recognises the vital contribution of the UK’s unpaid carers – supporting family members and friends who are older, have a disability, mental or physical illness or need extra help as they grow older. This year everyone is urged to come together […]

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Businesses urged to apply for new rates relief

by timpickstone on 4 June, 2021

Thousands of businesses across the borough could be eligible for new discounts on business rates that come into effect on 1 July. A huge range of businesses – from shops and restaurants to gyms and art galleries – will benefit from the extension of rates discounts for another year. However, applications must be submitted to […]

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Planning Applications Update Holyrood Ward May 2021

by timpickstone on 21 May, 2021

Please see below information on planning applications received in our local area in the last month. Please don’t hesitate to get in touch if you require any further information or have queries. First floor side and front extension  11 Knights Close, Prestwich, Manchester, M25 1PPRef. No: 66980 | Received: Thu 06 May 2021 | Validated: Thu 06 May 2021 | Status: […]

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Congratulations Prestwich Heys

by timpickstone on 21 May, 2021

Congratulations to our local football team, Prestwich Heys, who are celebrating promotion to the North West Counties League Premier Division. The promotion is as a result of a restructure of non-professional leagues. As one of the top teams in Division One North Heys was entitled to apply for the Premier Division which has now been […]

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Vaccination Update

by timpickstone on 21 May, 2021

A total of 103,821 people registered with a Bury GP have now had their first dose of the coronavirus vaccine – and 66,172 residents have now received their second jab. If you are aged 34 and over you can visit the NHS National Booking Service or call 119 to book your first dose appointment, or book an […]

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Changes to Bin Collection Rounds

by timpickstone on 21 May, 2021

From 21 June our Waste Management Service will introduce new, more efficient collection rounds.  This will mean:  a change in collection day for most households, but not all; around 5% (approx 4,000 households) will have a separate collection day for their brown bin. How often we empty bins will not change During June extra one-off […]

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Flexible Tickets on Metrolink

by timpickstone on 22 April, 2021

Metrolink are trialing more flexible ‘Clipper’ tickets, which might be useful for people who need to use the tram for less than 5 days a week – perhaps with a phased return to the workplace. The trial offer is designed for flexible workers, part-time workers or anyone who travels regularly but not every day. You […]

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Libraries to be re-open in phases

by timpickstone on 22 April, 2021

Bury’s libraries are re-opening in a phased way following the most recent lockdown restrictions. Radcliffe Library was the first to reopen its doors, on Wednesday 21 April, with the borough’s remaining branches in Ramsbotton, Prestwich and Bury following suit over the coming weeks. Radcliffe will be open from 1pm to 4pm, from Tuesdays to Fridays.  […]

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