Witness appeal made after armed robbery at post office in Hindley Green

An appeal for witnesses has been made by police following an armed robbery at a post office in Hindley Green. At about 6:30pm on Friday 22nd May 2015, a red Honda Civic has pulled up outside the post office/Londis store on Atherton Road, Hindley Green in Wigan. Three men, two of whom were armed with […]

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Financial Services: Commission requests 11 Member States to apply EU rules on Bank Recovery and Resolution

The European Commission has requested Bulgaria, the Czech Republic, France, Italy, Lithuania, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Malta, Poland, Romania and Sweden to fully implement the Bank Recovery and Resolution Directive (BRRD). This Directive (2014/59/EU) is a centrepiece of the EU’s Banking Union that was put in place to create a safer and sounder financial sector in […]

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Digital champions ready to help

Do you suffer from digital dilemmas? Have you recently got a laptop, smart phone or tablet? Free sessions will be held every Thursday from 5 June to support people to get online and learn basic IT skills with the help of a digital champion. The digital champions are a group of skilled volunteers who can […]

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Free support available to graduates

JUST graduated from university and want to get a foot on the career ladder? A new graduate club is being held at St Werburgh’s Community Hub, Boswell Avenue, WA4 6DQ, to offer help and advice to university graduates.  The free sessions will be held every Tuesday from 9 June between 10am and 12 noon, to […]

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Bacup Library gets ready to show off new look

Bacup Library on St. James Square is set to have an official reopening following a major refurbishment to update facilities available to library users. On Tuesday 2 June at 2pm County Councillor Marcus Johnstone, Lancashire County Council’s cabinet member for environment, planning and cultural services will officially open the library to the public following a […]

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