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Cyril Smith 'protected by a high-level Westminster paedophile ring' claims MP, Police told of 'at least' 11 more suspects, New Pa. laws redefine who must report child abuse

- Cyril Smith ‘protected by a high-level Westminster paedophile ring’ claims MP
- Children as young as EIGHT were abused at school linked to paedophile MP Cyril Smith… 857 more words

Child Abuse

The Midweek Player Focus #57: Jason Kennedy / Matty Dolan

By Jason McKeown

One of the key lessons taken from the 2013/14 season is that a football club’s continued progression is not simply dependent upon keeping hold of the best players, but on adequately replacing them when their time comes. 1,733 more words

James Hanson

How old is Rooley Moor Road?

Rochdale’s Rooley Moor is a fairly recent name, from the 18th Century, when a Mr Rowley (corrupted later to Rooley) settled on what was to become the Old Moorcock Inn.   475 more words


A time for reflection

As we move from one business year into the next it’s worth taking stock of how we’re evolving as an organisation to better serve our local communities. 420 more words


Rochdale's Other Castle

The 1626 Rochdale Manor survey mentions a lesser known “castle” place-name, it is recorded as “Thrustcastel” which means the “leppers castle”. There is a  “castle” is marked on the first series OS map, but this has been cut through by the M62 and is further east than the Newhey site. 79 more words


Instagram Pictures

My Instagram pics, of varying quality and effectiveness…


Rochdale, UK: MP brokers meeting with Network Rail

Member of Parliament, Simon Danczuk, brokered a meeting between those concerned about the safety impact of controlling the Smithy Bridge level crossing in Rochdale remotely as has been the case since January 2014. 124 more words