Answers to Questions: Bulky Waste Collections

by Steve Middleton on 17 February, 2017

On 10 April 2016 the cost of a bulky waste collection increased from £15 for up to 3 items, with up to 2 additional items for £5 each, to £30 for up to 5 items – that is the minimum charge has doubled from £15 to £30. Given the number of residents that have been […]

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New Planning Application: 8 new houses on Croft Lane, Unsworth

by Steve Middleton on 17 February, 2017

Just to let residents know about a new planning application in Unsworth. Please just let me know if you have any queries. Outline application for the construction of 8 no. dwellings – Car Park To The North Of 129 Croft Lane, Bury, BL9 8QH Ref. No: 61135 | Received date: Mon 13 Feb 2017 | […]

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Do you have the skills to help support an amazing local charity that supports over 250 local residents? Creative Living Centre is seeking new Trustees and a new Chair of Trustees The Creative Living Centre, is a charity supporting adults experiencing mental health problems through an integrated set of activities, therapies and support. They are […]

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A large number of issues were raised by Unsworth and Whitefield residents at the last township forum and attached are the responses from local councillors, Bury Council officers and the Police. Download PDF document for reading offline [pdf-embedder url=”https://res.cloudinary.com/eastlancs/image/upload/v1486931567/Whitefield_Issues_Raised_170117_ncuvqs.pdf” title=”Issues raised”]  

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Tri-Golf classes starting for ages 5+ at Hollins

by Steve Middleton on 12 February, 2017

Mike Bennett, a golf coach at Bury Golf Club is planning on delivering “Tri-Golf” for children from the age of 5 at Hollins Community Centre. What is Tri-Golf? Tri-Golf is a miniature version of Golf that can be taken into almost any environment and is a perfect way for children to learn a new sport […]

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Reporting Back: Liberal Democrats work on Bury Council

by Steve Middleton on 12 February, 2017

Last Wednesday (1 February 2017) was the regular ‘Full Council’ meeting of Bury Council, the one meeting where all 51 councillors meet to discuss the main issues facing the area. This was a very busy meeting of the Council, with a full public gallery – mostly people concerned about the proposals in the Greater Manchester […]

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UPDATE: Sunny Bank Playground

by Steve Middleton on 12 February, 2017

In May of last year I highlighted the vandalised Playground on Sunny Bank Road here. I am pleased to report that the damage has been repaired and the equipment has all been replaced. I am grateful to Bury Council and in particular Team 6 of the Parks and Countryside service for working hard to return […]

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New Planning Application: Randale Drive

by Steve Middleton on 12 February, 2017

Just to let residents know about a new planning application in Unsworth. Please just let me know if you have any queries. First floor extension at side – 26 Randale Drive, Bury, BL9 8HZ Ref. No: 61092 | Received date: Thu 02 Feb 2017 | Status: Application registered | Case Type: Planning Application

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New Planning Application: Hathaway Road

by Steve Middleton on 12 February, 2017

Just to let residents know about a new planning application in Unsworth. Please just let me know if you have any queries. Detached games room/gym with external platform – 23 Hathaway Road, Bury, BL9 8EG Ref. No: 61116 | Received date: Thu 09 Feb 2017 | Status: Application registered | Case Type: Planning Application

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New Planning Application: Hillsborough Drive

by Steve Middleton on 12 February, 2017

Just to let residents know about a new planning application in Unsworth. Please just let me know if you have any queries. Two storey extension to side and rear and demolition of existing garage – 83 Hillsborough Drive, Bury, BL9 8LF Ref. No: 61104 | Received date: Mon 06 Feb 2017 | Status: Application registered […]

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