Rochdale Borough Council

Rochdale Borough Council
Number One Riverside
Smith Street
OL16 1XU




01706 647474

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We are committed to helping our Armed Forces Personnel and Ex-Armed Forces Personnel. We have pioneered a number of initiatives in Rochdale and are dedicated to showing our Armed Forces the same commitment they show to us.

Venue Type:

Association or society, Heritage site

Opening hours


Admission charges

Admission free

Events details are listed below. You may need to scroll down or click on headers to see them all. For events that don't have a specific date see the 'Resources' tab above.

School Poetry competition - presentation at Rochdale Literature & Ideas Festival

  • 28 May — 31 October 2014 *on now

School Poetry competition throughout the schools within the Borough - presentation at Rochdale Literature & Ideas Festival


Community reminiscence

  • 1 September 2014 — 31 July 2015 *on now

Events throughout the borougn inviting families to to share their WW1 stories.

Medal Display by Broughton House

  • 1 October 2014 — 31 October 2018 *on now

Medal Display by Broughton House. Venue: Rochdale Town Hall, The Esplanade, Rochdale.


Festival of Remembrance Concert.

  • 1 November 2014

Festival of Remembrance Concert. At Rochdale Town Hall.


War Horse

  • 3 November 2014

The story of a young boy and his horse, taking them through the horrors of the WW1 until they are eventually reunited. Doors open at 7pm for a 7.30pm start. Take advantage of the two for one deal and buy tickets for this and To Kill A Mocking Bird, 2 October 2014.
Venue: Middleton Arena, Middleton.

Remembrance Sunday Parades.

  • 9 November 2014

Remembrance Sunday Parades.

Screening of 'Gallipoli' to commemorate Gallipoli

  • 22 April 2015

The story of the Gallipoli campaign in Turkey during WW1. Doors open at 7pm for a 7.30pm start. Venue: Middleton Arena.