Local history

In the area

  • Fountain at Queens Park.

    Parks and countryside

    The borough boasts many parks and open spaces. Some have been given the prestigious Green Flag Award.

  • Artist impression of new  build flats.

    Improving the borough

    We’re working hard to make Rochdale town centre a better place for shoppers, visitors and businesses.

  • Crowds at the Rochdale Feel Good Festival watching an act on the main stage.


    There’s always lots going on for the whole family across the borough of Rochdale.

Decision making

  • cartoon image of people with a giant filing system

    Policies, strategies and reviews

    We use policy and strategy documents to guide our decisions. We also use them to develop and run our services fairly and consistently.

  • Councillor's committees

    Councillors and committees

    Councillors are responsible for agreeing provision of services and how the council's money is spent.