Councillor Steve Wright

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Mental Health Awareness Week – Activities in Bury

by prestwichfocus on 8 May, 2018

A week of free events has been arranged to shine the spotlight on mental health, raise awareness of local services and get people talking about mental health. The following information is from Bury Council: With an estimated 36,000 adults in Bury experiencing a mental health condition at any given time, the council and its partners […]

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Prestwich Clough Day is Sunday 20 May 2018

by prestwichfocus on 8 May, 2018

Prestwich Clough Day returns a week on Sunday, 20 May 2018, 12pm-5pm in St Mary’s Flower Park and outside The Church Inn, Church Lane. The Event features Activities, Concessions, Countryside Groups, Displays,Entertainment and Local Groups. More information www.prestwichclough.co.uk.

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Pharmacy Opening Times May Bank Holidays

by prestwichfocus on 1 May, 2018

The following information is from NHS Bury: Patients are being urged to get organised ahead of the two bank holidays in May, be aware of service availability and request repeat prescriptions in advance. GP and pharmacy services will only be limited on Monday 7th May and Monday 28th May. The GP extended working hours project […]

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Prestwich Roadworks May 2018

by prestwichfocus on 1 May, 2018

The list of roadworks in Prestwich during April extends to a full five pages this month  on the GM Roadworks Website (www.gmroadworks.org) The major roadworks are: – Heywood Road – two different sets of road works either side of Bury Old Road, this includes traffic lights south of Bury Old Road on 3 May 2018. […]

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Greater Manchester Walking Festival

by prestwichfocus on 1 May, 2018

Greater Manchester Walking Festival returns this month (1-31 May 2018) for it’s fourth year. The festival involves a number of charities and community groups across Greater Manchester, coordinated by Transport for Greater Manchester, with Government funding. The festival is part of work to encourage people to have a more ‘active life’, and to encourage more […]

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Thursday is Polling Day

by prestwichfocus on 1 May, 2018

Thursday is polling day in the important local elections in our area. This is your chance to choose who you want as your councillor representing this area at the Town Hall. Polling stations are open 7am to 10pm. You do NOT need your polling card to vote. Here are details of polling stations in our […]

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Polling Station Information, Holyrood Ward

by prestwichfocus on 1 May, 2018

Polling Day for the local elections is Thursday 3 May 2018. Polling stations are open 7am – 10pm. You don’t need your polling card to vote. If you need a lift to the polling station or any other information please call our Polling Day number which is 07976 831 686. Polling stations are: Baguley Crescent […]

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Planning Application for Derelict Site

by prestwichfocus on 24 April, 2018

A planning application for two semi-detached houses has been received for the corner of Heys Road and Holyrood Road in Prestwich. This site has been a problematic site for decades with derelict properties, and more recently a empty building site following the forced purchase of the land by the Council two years ago. The application […]

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Planning Application for Derelict Site

by prestwichfocus on 24 April, 2018

A planning application for two semi-detached houses has been received for the corner of Heys Road and Holyrood Road in Prestwich. This site has been a problematic site for decades with derelict properties, and more recently a empty building site following the forced purchase of the land by the Council two years ago. The application […]

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Reporting Back: Answers to Questions

by prestwichfocus on 24 April, 2018

Earlier this month was the regular meeting of Bury’s Full Council. The Liberal Democrat team always take the opportunity to ask our full quote of questions to the Leader of the Council. Here are some highlights: Coucnillor Steve Wright asked about the levels of uncollected bins: Could the Leader inform members of the numbers of […]

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