In an unexpected, last minute twist the decision on whether to approve Heritage Green in Caldershaw as a formal village green was passed from last nights formal Cabinet meeting to the next full Council meeting on Wednesday 17th October.
Residents are being reminded to be alert for any suspicious behaviour after a homeowner reported a man in a high-vis jacket who was wandering the streets on Caldershaw and going up and down drives today (22nd August 2018).
Local Councillors have allayed residents fears after work began to lay a large pipeline through moorland around Knowl Hill in Norden this week. A number of residents had contacted local officials to raise concerns about the work which had appeared in the local beauty spot.
Officers from GMP’s Safer Roads Targeting Team, Neighbourhood Team and United Utilities conducted another off-road bike operation on the moors above Spotland and Norden this weekend and have removed several bikes from their owners.
Police are asking the public to be on the look out for a blue Ford Focus VRM with the registration: ET56 EZU, which has been targeting vans for tools in the local area.
The vehicle is wanted in connection to a number of crimes. Anyone spotting the vehicle should call 101 immediately and report the sighting to Greater Manchester Police.
Organisers were thrilled as hundreds of groups, floats and walkers took to the streets to take part in the 41st Norden Carnival. This years parade had a theme of 'The Magic Garden' and participants did not disappoint the crowds with colourful costumes from birds and bees to garden gnomes and fairies.