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Volunteer Event at Prestwich Hospital

by timpickstone on 16 July, 2021

Prestwich Hospital are looking for volunteers, with a recruitment event taking place Thursday 29 July 2021 3.00-6.00pm at ‘The Curve’ (the big new building behind the Tesco Roundabout. Greater Manchester Mental Health say: “Volunteers are a vital part of the NHS and something we very much appreciate at Greater Manchester Mental He alth NHS Foundation […]

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Crossing proposed on Heys Road

by timpickstone on 16 July, 2021

A zebra crossing is being proposed on Heys Road, outside the high school (The Heys Academy). This will be placed atop of the existing flat top road hump outside Prestwich Arts College. This will provide enhanced facilities for pedestrians and cyclists and particularly for pupils who attend the nearby Prestwich Arts College. This is one […]

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Vaccinations Update

by timpickstone on 16 July, 2021

Bury residents are being urged to get their Covid vaccinations and take the total number of jabs beyond the current 226,607. The latest figures show that 127,657 people have now had their first dose of the vaccination, and 98,950 residents have had both jabs. Lesley Jones, Bury’s Director of Public Health said: “The vaccination programme […]

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Planning Applications Update Holyrood Ward July 2021

by timpickstone on 16 July, 2021

Please see below planning applications received in our area in the last month. Please don’t hesitate to get in touch i you require any further information or need to make a comment. Non material amendment following approval of planning permission 66431- Minor reduction in foot p…Sports Pavilion, Heys Road, PrestwichRef. No: 67272 | Received: Fri 09 Jul […]

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NHS Bury is offering vaccines to everyone over the age of 18, who either lives, works or studies in Bury. There are walk-up vaccination clinics every day over the next week in different places across Bury. The only one in Prestwich is on Sunday: St Gabriel’s Medical Centre, 4 Bishops Road, Prestwich. 10am to 6pm. Pfizer first dose and […]

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Children’s Sumer Holiday Clubs

by timpickstone on 2 July, 2021

Free summer holiday clubs are to be held for children and young people across Bury in August. Bury Council is working with a range of local organisations to put on activities that will be fun, challenging and exciting, while also providing parents with vital childcare. The Bury Holiday Activities and Food programme is being put […]

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Prestwich Roadworks July 2021

by timpickstone on 2 July, 2021

Please see below the significant roadworks currently scheduled for the Prestwich area for July 2021. The full list can be found here Junction of Poppythorn Lane, Glebelands Road and Nursery Road, Prestwich – 3-4 July 2021 – Road closure (Bury Council) Nursery Road (Junction with Lime Grove) – 26 July 2021, Road Closure (United Utilities) […]

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Outdoor Church this Saturday

by timpickstone on 2 July, 2021

Join Heaton Park Methodist Church this Saturday (3 July 2021) for ‘Outdoor Church’ (First Saturday of the month going forwards.) They meet at the ‘Rec’ off Heaton Street (M25 1HT) around 2.30pm for a time to pause, breathe and reflect using guided ‘pause points’ Heaton Park Methodist Church sat: “We also offer (Covid safe) snacks […]

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Planning Applications Update Holyrood Ward June 2021

by timpickstone on 18 June, 2021

Please see below recent planning applications received in our area. Don’t hesitate to get in touch if you require any further information or advice. 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: Awaiting decision Two storey front and rear extension, […]

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Vaccination Update

by timpickstone on 18 June, 2021

Three-quarters of all adults in Bury have now received their first dose of the coronavirus vaccine, 120,340 people and 86,395 residents have received their second jab. Bury is now vaccinating everyone over the age of 18, and a number of walk-in (i.e. no appointment needed) clinics are being set up every week. We get the […]

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