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  Rochdale - Definition, explanation
Rochdale is a town in Greater Manchester in north-west England with a population of 94,000.
Rochdale is twinned with the towns of Bielefeld in Germany, Tourcoing in France and Sahiwal in Pakistan.
Rochdale College, in Toronto, Canada, a co-operative housing and alternative education experiment, was named in honour of the town of Rochdale England, as a tribute to its historic importance for the co-operative movement.
www.calsky.com /lexikon/en/txt/r/ro/rochdale.php   (780 words)

  
 Spartanburg SC | GoUpstate.com | Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Rochdale is a large town on the River Roch in Greater Manchester, England.
Rochdale is named for its position on the River Roch at the edge of the Pennines.
Rochdale previously formed the County Borough of Rochdale local government district, which was exempt from the administrative county of Lancashire.
www.goupstate.com /apps/pbcs.dll/section?category=NEWS&template=wiki&text=Rochdale   (1511 words)

  
 Rochdale Business Centre, Rochdale Serviced Office - Offices Please
Rochdale is continuing to grow in line with the other towns in to the West of Greater Manchester.
Rochdale is a large town in the north-west of England.
With a population of 95,796 it is the largest settlement of the Metropolitan Borough of Rochdale in Greater Manchester.
www.officesplease.co.uk /business-centre-agent/north-west/rochdale   (595 words)

  
 Borough of Rochdale, Greater Manchester, formerly Rochdale in Lancashire
Borough of Rochdale, Greater Manchester, formerly Rochdale in Lancashire
Although modern Rochdale still has its fair share of industrial and commercial development, the major part of the borough is open countryside, or within view of it.
However, the coming of the Rochdale Canal (1794-1804) and the trans-Pennine railway changed that and by 1860 a small town was growing where the road and canal met.
www.manchester2002-uk.com /towns/rochdale2.html   (1050 words)

  
 Bury Metropolitan Borough Council
Oldham Metropolitan Borough is situated in the North West of Greater Manchester and covers an area 14,000 hectares.
A borough of rich contrasts from the natural beauty of Saddleworth to the vibrant town centre, thriving industrial and manufacturing industries to the diversity of it cultural heritage, Oldham is in a prime position to take advantage of the opportunities on offer in the 21st Century.
Dominating the skyline to the north and east of the borough are spectacular views of open moorland along the magnificent pennine edge while to the south and west are pleasant river valleys, woodlands and meadows.
www.bury.gov.uk /NeighbouringAuthorities/default.asp   (1099 words)

  
 Spartanburg SC | GoUpstate.com | Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Rochdale is a borough constituency represented in the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom.
The constituency is one of three covering the Metropolitan Borough of Rochdale.
Rochdale was one of the constituencies created by the Reform Act of 1832, and as of 2006 has been a Labour/Liberal Democrat marginal for many years, although it was held by the Conservatives for part of the 1950s, until a 1958 by-election.
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 Rochdale
Rochdale (pronounced) is a town in Greater Manchester in north-west England, within the traditional borders of Lancashire.
It has a population of 94,000, making it the largest town in the Metropolitan Borough of Rochdale (which has a population of about 206,000 according to the 2001 census).
Rochdale College in Toronto, Canada, a now-closed co-operative housing and alternative education experiment, was named in honour of the town of Rochdale as a tribute to its historic importance for the co-operative movement.
www.dejavu.org /cgi-bin/get.cgi?ver=93&url=http://articles.gourt.com/%22http%3A%2F%2Farticles.gourt.com%2F%3Farticle%3DRochdale   (665 words)

  
 Rochdale - Education - Information - Educational Resources - Encyclopedia - Music
Rochdale is a town in Greater Manchester in north-west England.
It is the main town in the metropolitan borough of Rochdale, and gets its name from its position on the River Roch at the edge of the Pennines.
Rochdale College, in Toronto, Canada, a co-operative housing and alternative education experiment, was named in honour of the town of Rochdale.
www.music.us /education/R/Rochdale.htm   (464 words)

  
 Rochdale gains £200m IT partner - 14/Mar/2006 - ComputerWeekly.com
Rochdale Metropolitan Borough Council has signed a £200m, 15-year deal to create a partnership that will manage the council's back-office services and build a 70-seat contact centre.
Agilisys has promised to bring a minimum of 1,300 new jobs to the metropolitan borough over the 15-year term of the contract.
The jobs will be created by moving the call centres of some of its private sector clients to Rochdale.
www.computerweekly.com /Articles/2006/03/14/214765/rochdale-gains-200m-it-partner.htm   (411 words)

  
 Rochdale Information
Rochdale (pronounced ɹɒtʃ'deɪl) is a town in Greater Manchester in north-west England, within the traditional borders of Lancashire.
Rochdale gets its name from its position on the River Roch at the edge of the Pennines.
Rochdale has a professional football team - Rochdale A.F.C. (Association Football Club) - who play their home games at Spotland Stadium, a ground they share with the town's Rugby League team Rochdale Hornets.
www.bookrags.com /Rochdale   (656 words)

  
 Planning Portal - Case studies
Rochdale Borough Council joined the e-planning drive on 14 January with a view of fully integrating its operations with the Portal.
Wakefield Metropolitan District Council joined the Portal at Advanced level in March 2003 with plans to move to the Integrated level in the near future.
Since March 2003 Wakefield Metropolitan District Council have partnered with the Planning Portal to provide the citizens of Wakefield with up-to-date information and guidance on the planning system and access to electronic planning application forms.
www.planningportal.gov.uk /england/government/cy/1075205160783.html   (548 words)

  
 Hotels in Rochdale. Online booking for Rochdale hotels, Lancashire
Rochdale can trace its historic roots back to the Domesday Book and since medieval times has been an important market town that were held as far back as the 13th Century.
Today Rochdale has the Kingsway Business Park to attract a wide range of businesses and it is envisaged that over 7,200 people will be employed here attracting another 1.800 jobs in the next ten to fifteen years.
Conveniently located in the metropolitan borough of Rochdale, Greater Manchester, the Royal Toby hotel is easily accessible from the motorway network and has much to offer to business and leisure travellers alike.
www.information-britain.co.uk /hoteltowns.cfm?county=19&town=Rochdale   (569 words)

  
 WCCTV
Rochdale Metropolitan Borough Council have faced a number of problems with regards to anti-social behaviour.
Rochdale Metropolitan Borough Council received a number of complaints each week but were struggling to resolve certain issues due to the residents, who were reporting the incidents of antisocial behaviour, being fearful for their safety.
The Wireless Dome has helped Rochdale Metropolitan Borough Council combat crime and the fear of crime in the region thus achieving the objectives set by the community safety team.
www.wcctv.co.uk /casestudies.aspx?page=282   (539 words)

  
  Community strategy - Rochdale Metropolitan Borough Council   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Vision 2021 describes Rochdale Borough Local Strategic Partnership's picture of the borough in the year 2021.
So, although the legal duty for ensuring that the borough has a community strategy lies with Rochdale Borough Metropolitan Council, the Council and its partners have collaborated to ensure that the strategy reflects the views of local people, community groups, and other organisations.
Rochdale Borough Local Strategic Partnership is open to anyone with an interest in the Borough, whether they live or work here and brings together all of the key groups and organisations responsible for the delivery of services within the Borough.
www.rochdale.gov.uk /business/business_support_and_advice/community_strategy.aspx?theme=print   (720 words)

  
  CIVIC HERALDRY OF ENGLAND AND WALES-GREATER MANCHESTER
The Metropolitan Borough of Oldham was formed by the amalgamation of the County Borough of Oldham, the Chadderton Urban District, the Crompton Urban District, the Failsworth Urban District, the Lees Urban District, the Royton Urban District and the Saddleworth Urban District.
The Metropolitan Borough of Rochdale was formed by the amalgamation of the County Borough of Rochdale, the Borough of Heywood, the Borough of Middleton, the Urban District of Littleborough, the Urban District of Milnrow and the Urban District of Wardle.
The Metropolitan Borough of Tameside was formed by the amalgamation of the Borough of Ashton-under-Lyne, the Borough of Dukinfield, the Borough of Hyde, the Borough of Mossley, the Borough of Stalybridge, the Urban District of Audenshaw, the Urban District of Denton, the Urban District of Droylsden and the Urban District of Longdendale.
www.civicheraldry.co.uk /great_man.html   (3126 words)

  
 NationMaster - Encyclopedia: Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The City of Manchester is a major city and metropolitan borough in the North of England, historically notable for its central role in the Industrial Revolution.
Arms of Bolton Metropolitan Borough Council, the motto is Latin for Overcome Delays Bolton is a large town in the north-west of England.
Doncaster is a town in the English county of Yorkshire, and the principal settlement of the Metropolitan Borough of Doncaster in South Yorkshire.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Lancashire-and-Yorkshire-Railway   (1868 words)

  
 Rochdale tourist information
Created in 1974, the Metropolitan Borough of Rochdale stretches from the north-east side of Manchester to the Pennines and the borders of South Yorkshire.
Rochdale is also famous as the birthplace of the world-wide Co-operative Movement.
Famous people associated with Rochdale include Lord Byron, who owned the ancient manor until 1823, the singer and actress Gracie Fields, born here in 1898, and the town's former Liberal MP Cyril Smith.
www.touruk.co.uk /manchester/rochdale.htm   (862 words)

  
 Boom time beckons for Rochdale
But it is at the end of the line at Rochdale where areas could see some of the biggest price hikes.
He said: "Looking at the figures it would seem the Rochdale market is clearly outperforming the rest of the region already.
Emma Birkett joined forces with her parents to invest in a new four-bed property here and they see the £230,000 house as not just a good place for Emma's son William to grow up but as a good investment for the future.
www.manchesteronline.co.uk /homes/latest/s/218/218983_boom_time_beckons_for_rochdale.html   (783 words)

  
 Rochdale (Stadt)
Rochdale ist eine Stadt im Metropolitan County Greater Manchester in Nordwest-England und Verwaltungsitz des Metropolitan Borough of Rochdale.
Rochdale nennt sich aufgrund seiner Geschichte bis heute Birthplace of co-operation) (Geburtsort des Genossenschaftswesens).
Rochdale unterhält Städtepartnerschaften mit Bielefeld (seit 1953), Tourcoing (Frankreich, seit 1956), Sahiwal (Pakistan, seit 1988) und Lviv (Ukraine, seit 1992).
www.biologie.de /biowiki/Rochdale_%28Stadt%29   (381 words)

  
 Rochdale Business
Rochdale Company is a hit on Dragon’s Den
Should a business move out of Rochdale Metropolitan Borough their listing and web page will be removed.
Rochdale Online assumes no responsibility for errors or omissions in the information or other documents on the client's web page/s.
www.rochdaleonline.co.uk /Business/web_page_form.asp   (723 words)

  
 Rochdale (Stadt) - MedPort-Lexikon
Rochdale ist eine Stadt im Metropolitan County Greater Manchester in Nordwest-England und Verwaltungsitz des Metropolitan Borough of Rochdale.
Die Eröffnung des Rochdale Kanals (von Manchester nach Yorkshire) 1804 und der Anschluß an das Eisenbahnnetz 1841 beschleunigten die Industrialisierung, die der Stadt einen starken Anstieg der Einwohnerzahlen bescherte: 1801 ca.
Rochdale unterhält Städtepartnerschaften mit Bielefeld (seit 1953), Tourcoing (Frankreich, seit 1956), Sahiwal (Pakistan, seit 1988) und Lviv (Ukraine, seit 1992).
www.medport.de /lexikon/index.php/Rochdale_%28Stadt%29   (338 words)

  
 Rochdale AFC Crest & Club History
The club crest / logo used by Rochdale AFC focuses on a variant of the arms of the former County Borough of Rochdale.
The coat of arms - based on those of the local and reputed Rachdale family with certain additions - was granted to the Borough by Heralds College in 1857.
When, in 1974, Rochdale Metropolitan Borough Council was formed (taking over from Rochdale County Borough Council and five other Borough / Urban District Councils) a new coat of arms was created and awarded for Council Use.
www.footballcrests.com /clubs/rochdale-afc   (369 words)

  
 The Road Traffic (Permitted Parking Area and Special Parking Area) (Metropolitan Borough of Rochdale) Order 2004
This Order may be cited as the Road Traffic (Permitted Parking Area and Special Parking Area) (Metropolitan Borough of Rochdale) Order 2004 and shall come into force on 4th July 2004.
This Order applies to the whole of the metropolitan borough of Rochdale, except the roads specified in article 3.
The Order designates the metropolitan borough of Rochdale, other than the excepted roads, as both a permitted parking area and a special parking area in accordance with Schedule 3 to the Road Traffic Act 1991.
www.opsi.gov.uk /si/si2004/20041402.htm   (2528 words)

  
 Rochdale Observer - Neighbourhood News   (Site not responding. Last check: )
LOCATED a short distance to the south-east of Rochdale are the two small communities of Milnrow and Newhey.
The works of one of its nationally-famous characters, John Collier, better known as the poet and writer Tim Bobbin, are in Milnrow and Rochdale Libraries.
This was superceded in 1890 by the Milnrow Urban District Council which had jurisdiction for local services over 5,200 acres until it too was dissolved during the local government reforms of 1974, when its duties were taken over by the new Rochdale Metropolitan Borough Council.
www.rochdaleobserver.co.uk /neighbourhood/milnrow   (500 words)

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