Local News

New conservative Councillors Sworn in at Rochdale Town Hall

Newly elected and re-elected Conservative Councillors have been sworn in tonight at a special ceremony at Rochdale Town Hall.  Rochdale Borough Council Chief Executive, Steve Rumbelow hosted the ceremony where each was invited to take an oath to serve the public and sign to accept their new posit

Local Conservatives Hold All Seats and Shake Labour Confidence

Local Conservatives have tonight held all there seats in a night which shook the Labour Party as their majority on Rochdale Council was reduced and close run fights in a number of wards showed that people were not satisfied with their politics.

John Taylor to Stand in Wardle & West Littleborough

Following the news that Councillor Robert Clegg OBE will be standing down in the Wardle & West Littleborough ward in 2018 we are delighted to announce that long term local resident and Conservative campaigner, John Taylor, has been selected to stand for the seat in the 2018 local elections.

Conservatives Force Labour into Brownfield Site Pledge

The Rochdale Conservative Group scored a massive win in the debate surrounding the Greater Manchester Spatial Framework draft proposal this evening as Councillor Peter Winkler put Labour Group and Council Leader, Richard Farnell on the spot in the Council chamber.