Hot weather: look after our four legged community members

Dogs Trust

The weather forecast is looking good this weekend. But please remember to take care of our four legged community members…. Follow these tips to keep your dog happy and healthy when on car journeys: Think twice about any car trips with your dog – avoid congested roads or busy times … Read More

Share Your Expriences About Pharmacy Services

Pharmacy Services

Bury Council understands how important pharmacies can be for the health and wellbeing of our borough. In partnership with the local NHS and Healthwatch service they are looking at different ways in which pharmacies can help the public to access medicines or provide services which will target specific health problems … Read More

Bury death cafe

Bury Death Cafe

Bury death cafe Red bank, Cuppaccino’s Cafe, Lowe Street, Radcliffe 2pm – 3.30pm 11 July 8 August 12 September 10 October The death cafe is an international movement, which is well known in Europe, North America and Australasia. A group directed discussion of death, with no agenda, objectives or themes. … Read More

Jubilee Centre Showcase Day – 24th June 2017

I am writing to invite you to our Showcase Day at the Jubilee Centre on Saturday 24th June from 11.00 to 3.30. The Jubilee Centre is a unique centre for people aged 50 and over. We opened 21 years ago and provide 30 activities every week to keep people fit, … Read More

Share you views and experience of accessing heart services

cardiac

Bury residents who access cardiology (heart) services are being asked to share their views and experiences in a confidential survey. There is some evidence that suggests for some services, patients’ care and treatment could be made simpler and quicker with less duplication of appointments and NHS Bury Clinical Commissioning Group … Read More

Accident Prevention in Under 5’s in the Home

For information next week is Child Safety week.  The main theme of the week is Accident Prevention in Under 5’s in the Home.  Sudden changes in a child’s development, for example, babies starting to crawl or walk, can take parents or carers by surprise. And there are risks that aren’t … Read More

Local people are being urged to know diabetes, fight diabetes

Local people are being urged to know diabetes, fight diabetes Residents of Bury are urged to get behind Diabetes Week 2017, which runs 11 – 17 June. In Bury alone, over 13,300 people have diabetes (diagnosed or undiagnosed) and this figure is set to rise to over 16,000 by 2035. … Read More

Patient Participation Awareness Week

Patients, Power and Partnership on the agenda during Patient Participation Awareness Week Patients are encouraged to get involved and make a difference within their own GP practice during Patient Participation Awareness Week, later this month. Organised by the National Association for Patient Participation, the week runs from 19th to 24th … Read More