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Samaritans Big Listen 24 July 2018

by prestwichfocus on 18 July, 2018

Next Tuesday is the Samaritans ‘Big Listen’ event, to raise awareness (and funds) about their important work to prevent suicide. The Samaritans answer a call for help every six seconds. Every year nearly 7,000 people take their own life in Britain and Ireland – roughly three times more men than women. You can talk to […]

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Friendly Bury – Consultation Event

by prestwichfocus on 23 January, 2018

The Council is interested to know your views on how we can make Bury a better place to live for everyone. They would like to invite you to a consultation and engagement event at which we will outline Bury Council’s vision for a ‘Friendly Bury’. The event will focus on age-friendly, dementia friendly and autism […]

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Movember – Stop Men Dying Too Young

by prestwichfocus on 31 October, 2017

Happy Movember Many of you will know Movember as the month where lots of people grow a moustache. But do you know the reason behind the month of the moustache? The Movember Foundation exists to help prevent early death for men across the world and Movember itself was created to highlight some of the most […]

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Purple Flag Status Continues for Bury

by prestwichfocus on 21 June, 2017

Bury continues to be the only town in Greater Manchester to fly a nighttime economy “Purple Flag” a town and city centre award – similar to the Green Flag for Parks and Blue Flag for beaches – which aims to raise the standard and broaden the appeal of town and city centres between 6pm and […]

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