Archive for the ‘Noticeboard’ Category

Nominate your Hospital Heros

by timpickstone on 19 September, 2018

THE Royal Oldham Hospital, Fairfield General Hospital, Rochdale Infirmary, Salford Royal and North Manchester General Hospital are asking the public to nominate their NHS heroes as part of an annual staff awards event. If you or a relative have had amazing treatment at The Royal Oldham Hospital, North Manchester General Hospital, Salford Royal, Fairfield General […]

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Walk Volunteers Needed

by prestwichfocus on 19 September, 2018

Volunteers are needed to lead scenic walks across the Bury area which will help to keep local residents fit and well. A range of Walking for Health walks is planned for autumn, and the “Bury Walk with Me” team is looking for new recruits to complement their existing walk leaders. Hundreds of Bury people have […]

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Hospital Open Events

by timpickstone on 12 September, 2018

The Northern Care Alliance NHS Group which oversees Fairfield, North Manchester, Salford Royal, Oldham Royal and Rochdale hospitals will open its doors to the public and members in a series of special hospital open events during September and October 2018. At the events, staff will be showcasing their work with the opportunity for people to […]

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Talk by Airport Chaplain at St Margaret’s Church Hall

by timpickstone on 12 September, 2018

There is a talk at St Margaret’s Church Hall (St Margaret’s Road, Prestwich) on Thursday 20th September 2018 at 7.30pm by George Lane. The Revd George Lane, is the Coordinating Chaplain at Manchester Airport Chaplaincy and has been in post since February 2012. Ordained in the Church of England in 1993, George has served in […]

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Bury 10K Run is 16 September 2018

by timpickstone on 5 September, 2018

The Asda Foundation Bury 10k, which is a mass participation running event, is due to take place on the morning of Sunday 16 September.  This will be followed by the much shorter Arena Group Family Fun Run. Both events are in their third year and start and end near to The Rock in Bury town […]

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Victoria Wood Exhibition at Bury Art Museum

by timpickstone on 5 September, 2018

A wealth of treasures from Prestwich and Bury’s most famous daughter will be on show at a major exhibition devoted to the much-loved entertainer. Working in conjunction with ‘Victoria Wood’s Literary Estate’, Bury Art Museum & Sculpture Centre will share original scripts, song sheets, photos and costumes all once belonging to Victoria Wood, brought together […]

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Applications are being invited from local groups for the Bury Standing Together Community Grant Fund, which is awarding grants of up to £5,000 to successful applicants. Applications will need to demonstrate how their proposal makes a contribution towards keeping people safe, reducing harm and offending, and strengthening communities and places across Bury. These priorities reflect […]

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Information and advice about equipment to help with hearing loss are being offered at a free afternoon session in Bury town centre. People are invited to drop in on Monday 3 September any time between 2.30pm and 3.30pm to the Green Room, Textile Hall (next to Bury Library), Manchester Road. It’s the latest session to […]

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National Allotment Week 13-19 August 2018

by prestwichfocus on 15 August, 2018

During National Allotments Week allotment sites across the UK are opening their gates, showing off their skills, sharing their joy in gardening and communal endeavour to encourage everyone to grow food in their own in gardens, balconies and backyards. Click here to view a list. National Allotments Week started in 2002 as a way of […]

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Volunteering Opportunities Prestwich Hospital

by prestwichfocus on 15 August, 2018

As part of their celebration of the 70th birthday of the NHS, Prestwich Hospital are holding a volunteer recruitment day on 31 August 2018. They are looking for Volunteers for our inpatient services at Prestwich Hospital. This includes our adult secure services, young people’s services, deaf service and substance misuse service. Pop in on Friday […]

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