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Hopwood Hall College made sure a European trophy would be heading back to Greater Manchester this year, after they beat TSV Blaustein of Germany to win the Eindhoven Easter Open European tournament.
Date Published 18/04/2018
Two Oldham teens have each secured four offers, the most possible via the UK university admissions process, to study for a degree in Medicine this September.
Date Published 16/04/2018
After the government instructed employers with more than 200 employees to release the average pay for men and women, Hopwood Hall College have published one of the smallest gaps...
Date Published 13/04/2018
Students studying English for Speakers of Other Languages courses at Hopwood Hall College ran their own business fair in aid of Cancer Research.
Date Published 11/04/2018
Lucky pupils from Oldham Academy North were among Manchester United Foundation participants who received the amazing opportunity of playing at the Aon Training Complex, following...
Date Published 05/04/2018
Students from Hopwood Hall College secured multiple medals in the Greater Manchester Skills Competitions after beating their peers from rival colleges in numerous categories.
Date Published 04/04/2018
More than 2,000 youngsters from across the town took part in the 34th annual staging of the Oldham Primary School Choral Speaking Festival, which was again held at the Coliseum...
Date Published 03/04/2018
There was a special Easter treat in store for young children at the Baby Boogies play group in Fitton Hill.
Uniformed Public Services students spent the day at the RNLI Blackpool Lifeboat Station, learning about the vital voluntary work carried out by the Royal National Lifeboat...
Date Published 28/03/2018
Mayor of Greater Manchester Andy Burnham was joined by Elaine Wyllie, founder of the Daily Mile, to celebrate Greater Manchester’s commitment to becoming the world’s first Daily...
Iqra High School in Glodwick and representatives from the Oldham Interfaith Forum presented roses to shoppers in Oldham as random acts of kindness.
Date Published 27/03/2018
Kieran Cullinan, an IT student at Hopwood Hall College, found his web skills struck the right tone with the Rochdale Ear Care Clinic after they chose his website design to be...
Date Published 26/03/2018
More than 2,000 school pupils from across Greater Manchester gathered at the Regional Athletics Arena for the opening ceremony of the 2018 Greater Manchester’s Winter School...
Date Published 23/03/2018
Nine teams will go head to head on Tuesday (March 27) to wow a judging panel in a bid to be crowned Best Student Business for the 2017/18 term.
A charity sport coach has won a national award for work promoting games and employment skills, alongside tackling anti-social behaviour and money-lending in Greater Manchester.
An action-packed primary school staff football tournament took place to mark the official re-opening of the all-weather pitches at Greenhill Academy on Harmony Street, Oldham.
Paralympic swimmer and gold medallist, Jonathan Fox, was on dry land yesterday (Monday) when he visited Manchester High School for Girls’ Preparatory Department to launch the...
Date Published 20/03/2018
Gallery Oldham is preparing to reopen after disruption caused by a flood in the building.
Date Published 16/03/2018
Staff at a Failsworth school that was hailed as a ‘wonderland for children’ is now set to share its expertise and help improve education across the borough.
Intrepid St Joseph’s primary school deputy head Steve Hill MBE has secured himself another royal date in London.
Date Published 13/03/2018
After a report highlighted a number of incidents of homophobia at an Oldham school, a group of students have decided that enough is enough and with the help of staff, they have...
Date Published 09/03/2018
Newman College drama students delivered a memorable production of 'Little Shop of Horrors'.
Date Published 08/03/2018
Lots of Oldham bands and musicians have used the state-of-the-art recording facilities at Manchester-based Futureworks in recent years, and now it has become the first UK college...
Date Published 07/03/2018
POINT - the local charity for parents and carers of additional needs and disabled children - will be hosting its annual conference this Friday, March 9, at Smokies Park Hotel in...
Date Published 06/03/2018
As part of the national ‘Get Creative’ festival, the Oldham Music Service is running a very special event on March 21.
Date Published 02/03/2018
The YMCA, the largest and oldest youth charity in the world, are urging a radical re-think of recent education reforms in their ‘Transforming Education Manifesto’, due to be...
Date Published 01/03/2018
Hopwood Hall College have officially appointed Nazir Afzal OBE as their new Chair of the Corporation Board starting from September, following Robert Clegg’s announcement he will...
Date Published 26/02/2018
A unique crowdsourcing campaign has been launched in Greater Manchester with the aim of achieving one objective: reducing book poverty for the region’s most disadvantaged
Creative Media students from the Manchester College took part in an exclusive week-long media camp sponsored by major American film studio 20th Century Fox.
Date Published 23/02/2018
John Tague, the founder of Liverpool-based independent crisp company and Dragon’s Den contender, was in town to spread his words of business wisdom at the Oldham College.
Date Published 19/02/2018
Anyone thinking of taking to the water in 2018 should look no further than Dovestone Sailing Club.
Firearms officers from team SO2, part of the force-wide special operations unit, visited groups of Uniformed Public Services students at Hopwood Hall College to offer careers...
Date Published 16/02/2018
Students at University Campus Oldham are hosting a criminology and criminal justice conference on Tuesday, February 27.
Date Published 15/02/2018
Hopwood Hall College's Football Academy made it through to the semi-finals of the English Schools' FA Cup, after beating York College 1-0.
Date Published 14/02/2018
Getting out of their comfort zone proved the perfect way for Hathershaw College pupils to make new friends.
Date Published 13/02/2018
Pupils are getting their hands dirty down on the farm … without even leaving their school.
Thirteen top performing Oldham Sixth Form College students have each won a £500 scholarship to study at the London Institute of Banking and Finance (LIBF).
After some amazing past charity challenges which have included climbing Mount Kilimanjaro, Mont Blanc and trekking through the Sahara Desert – to name but a few – St Joseph’s...
Date Published 09/02/2018
Pupils and staff at Hulme Grammar School were among many across the borough who commemorated Holocaust Memorial Day.
Date Published 02/02/2018
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