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The father of a man attacked and stabbed outside an Oldham nightclub in March has offered a personal £5,000 reward to anyone who can provide information which leads to a conviction.
Date Published 19/06/2018
Police investigating serious anti-social behaviour linked to offenders riding stolen mopeds have made six arrests.
Date Published 20/06/2018
Events will take place across Greater Manchester tomorrow (Thursday) to mark a national day of action aimed at tackling poor air quality.
One of the region’s top adoption agencies is celebrating its eight month of finding families for local ‘looked after’ children with a fresh call for more adopters.
Two exceptional young brothers from Failsworth have caught the fund-raising bug once again this year.
Oldham Council is happy to support and work with residents who love where they live.
Oldham East and Saddleworth MP Debbie Abrahams has reacted with mixed emotions to the announcement that the Government will end unnecessary Personal Independence Payment...
The Leader of the Opposition and of the Liberal Democrat Group on Oldham Council, Councillor Howard Sykes, has condemned Northern Rail for its recent ‘lamentable performance’...
The Millgate Arts Centre in Delph have unveiled their new panto for Christmas - Jack and the Beanstalk.
Date Published 18/06/2018
The Northern Care Alliance NHS Group is hosting a free public talk on the ‘Deteriorating Patient Collaborative’ at the Royal Oldham Hospital on Thursday, July 12 from 2 until 3pm.
Rock’n’rollers the Miners are to play an acoustic set at this year’s Oldham Community Festival, and they could well turn into stars of the show.
The Liberal Democrat Group on Oldham Council is gearing up for the next round in its fight to save Oldham’s Greenbelt from housing.
The mother of a young boy who was sexually abused after being groomed on his games console has spoken out as part of the ‘Keep Switched On’ campaign.
Date Published 17/06/2018
A shopping centre supervisor has won an award after coming to the rescue of a woman who was suffering a heart attack.
Date Published 15/06/2018
Northern has released its timetables for two of the three days of RMT strike action next week.
Parents are being encouraged to check what their kids are up to after tram services were temporarily suspended due to antisocial behaviour in Failsworth.
Oldham East and Saddleworth MP Debbie Abrahams has joined Uppermill resident, Dr Nicola Jeffery-Sykes, in backing a life-saving appeal from Cancer Research UK for more NHS cancer...
Greater Manchester Police is ramping up the fight against drink and drug drivers and warning they are more equipped than ever to catch them, as they launch their latest ‘none for...
Oldham motorists could be about to benefit from a petrol price war as supermarket Asda was the first to act after the RAC yesterday demanded that reduced wholesale prices be...
Date Published 14/06/2018
Oldham detectives are investigating after two women were threatened with a knife before having their cars stolen.
The NHS turns 70 on Thursday, July 5, and members, the public and staff are all invited to help celebrate hitting this major milestone by sharing their memories, stories and views...
Lees-based Defiance Gin has just won top honours in the World Gin awards, which were staged in San Francisco.
Children were among a number of passengers who were showered with broken glass as youths hurled bricks and stones at trams in Failsworth last night (Thursday).
Detectives have arrested a third man in connection with a fatal shooting in Ashton.
A public engagement exercise giving the public the chance to feedback on proposals to introduce a zonal fares system across the Metrolink network comes to a close this weekend.
Oldham Council’s Chief Executive and NHS Oldham CCG Accountable Officer, Dr Carolyn Wilkins, and a team of Council staff are gearing up to take part in Cancer Research UK’s Race...
Last week the Government’s Secretary of State for Health and Social Care published a written statement on the breast screening error last month which revealed that a substantial...
Would you like to see your alleyway transformed into a cleaner, greener community space and show you ‘Love Where You Live’?
Date Published 13/06/2018
Oldham residents scooped four gongs at a glittering awards ceremony.
Athletic have announced Frankie Bunn as their new ﬁrst team manager on a one-year deal.
A family were forced to flee a fire at the rear of a house on Bromley Avenue in Royton overnight.
It's been a lovely spell of early Summer weather during recent weeks across Oldham, but that is set to change overnight.
Diners turned out in force to help make the latest Mossley SOUP community crowdfunding event another record-breaker.
A local in-home care provider serving families in Oldham has been given a rating of GOOD following a recent CQC inspection.
Date Published 12/06/2018
Jack’s American Bar and Grill in Oldham will be buzzing on Sunday as American Man vs Food legend Randy Santel is in town to take on his latest epic challenge.
A motorcyclist suffered possible life-changing injuries following a nasty collision close to the Oldham-Rochdale border.
Early risers and evening commuters will be able to help reduce air pollution with free Metrolink travel on Clean Air Day next Thursday (June 21).
Wild Things Drama has achieved Fair Tax Mark certification, after demonstrating their commitment to paying their fair share of corporation tax and reporting on their practices...
A burglar who targeted elderly residents in sheltered accommodation in order to fund his drug habit has been jailed after admitting a string of offences at Manchester Crown Court.
Oldham residents can now access advice and information on how to maintain good oral health from their local pharmacy.
Date Published 11/06/2018
Oldham 12-year-old Ibrahim Yousaf has proved beyond doubt that he possesses a heart of gold after he donated all of his saving to the Royal Manchester Children's Hospital.
The team at Specsavers in Oldham is raising awareness this Diabetes Week (June 11-17) as, according to research, 4,400 people in Oldham are at risk of losing their sight due to...
Oldham employees look set to lose their jobs as the retailer Poundworld is due to go into administration.
Oldham West and Royton MP Jim McMahon has saluted Transport for Greater Manchester chiefs after they took positive action when urged to address the problem of anti-social...
Work to deliver a bigger and better Metrolink network will result in some short term disruption to services on the Eccles line - which links to Oldham and through to Rochdale -...
Athletic club legend Andy Ritchie has spoken of his surprise at hearing the news of Richie Wellens’ sacking, and he’s backed the ex-Boundary Park manager to bounce back.
Date Published 08/06/2018
A 64-year-old runner from Oldham went head to head with her 33-year-old daughter in the Amplifon Old Or Not Old Games to prove that age is just a number.
The community of Primrose Bank celebrated the launch of Oldham’s third Community Fridge waste reduction initiative.
Between Monday 25 and Saturday, June 30, Oldham Coliseum will present 'Cultivate', an unmissable opportunity for anyone interested in working in any of the many areas of theatre.
Athletic chiefs hope to have a new manager in place 'as soon as possible' after opting to dispense with the services of Richie Wellens today (Friday).
Dobcross fete is riding into town again on June 23.
Do you recognise these teenagers?
Date Published 07/06/2018
Super-strength Ecstasy, which has caused the deaths of more than 60 people in England and Wales – including people in Greater Manchester – is on sale in the region.
Oldham Youth Council is to be recognised with the prestigious Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service.
Residents in Oldham who are fed up of fly-tipping are taking an innovative approach to tackling the issue in their community as part of an initiative called Love Where You Live.
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