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Works Begin in March 2015 to Re-open the River Roche in Rochdale

At the end of last year, plans to re-open the River Roche in Rochdale were revealed. The Heritage Lottery Fund is boosting a huge £1.2 million into the scheme, which is a vital part of Rochdale town centre’s ongoing regeneration. The project is also being backed by the Environment Agency and Regional Floor and Coastal […]

Rochdale to Re-open River Roche

Plans to re-open the River Roche in Rochdale are currently being discussed. The consensus is that the re-opening of parts of the River Roche will reveal a series of historic bridges that date back to the thirteenth or early fourteenth century. Sales negotiator Laura Wilbourn at Hurstwood comments, “This is fantastic news for Rochdale. The […]