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Be a friend indeed

The Chronicle is today urging readers to sign up to a new campaign that aims to raise awareness of dementia...

Date Online: 18/09/2014

Working together

MORE than 20 members of staff at the Chronicle are now Dementia Friends after completing the course this week. The hour-long...

Date Online: 18/09/2014

125 jobs to go at security printers

A CHADDERTON technology firm that lost a profitable passport contract five years ago is set to close. 3M has announced the...

Date Online: 18/09/2014

78 arrests in blitz on violent crime

Almost 80 people have already been arrested in a month-long crackdown on violent crime in Oldham. Operation Titanite was launched on...

Date Online: 18/09/2014

James on his giant peach

JAMES Dayton has revealed the wonder-goal he scored at Swindon might NOT rank as his best. The 25 year old stunned...

Date Online: 18/09/2014

Oldham prepared to face a whirlwind

OLDHAM will be ready to withstand a whirlwind start by York in Sunday’s play-off clash at the Huntington Stadium. In the...

Date Online: 18/09/2014

Deflection breaks City’s Hart

Joe Hart was left to curse his luck after a deflected last-minute strike condemned Manchester City to defeat at Bayern...

Date Online: 18/09/2014

Ellis equals five-crown haul

Bowls: GARY Ellis won his fifth Waterloo Bowls Handicap title in Blackpool with a 21-16 final defeat of his close...

Date Online: 18/09/2014

Magpies will be a tough nut to crack

NOTTS County manager Shaun Derry was glad to escape with a draw when facing Leyton Orient and their under-pressure boss...

Date Online: 18/09/2014

Keith’s Tips

Chronicle racing correspondent Keith McHugh’s selections from tomorrow’s cards...

Date Online: 18/09/2014

Fined for helping road crash victim

Police forced to apologise over error A GOOD Samaritan was sent a £457 bill to clean up the mess caused by...

Date Online: 17/09/2014

Dr Kershaw’s to get a royal visit

DR Kershaw’s Hospice will roll out the red carpet next month when the Duchess of Gloucester pays a visit. The duchess...

Date Online: 17/09/2014

Another scalp for campaign lawyer

AN Oldham campaigner for tougher sentences on child-sex offenders has helped to get the jail time of a paedophile bus...

Date Online: 17/09/2014

Hunt for park flasher

POLICE are hunting a man in his 40s who exposed himself to two 16-year-old girls in Chadderton Hall Park. Last Wednesday...

Date Online: 17/09/2014

Spankingly good try at a comedy classic

BLACKADDER GOES FORTH George Lawton Hall, Mossley LIKE the World War One soldiers who went over the top, this Mossley AODS production...

Date Online: 17/09/2014

The future’s bright for Oldham education

A GROUP hoping to achieve educational excellence for every child in Oldham has met for the first time. The Oldham Education...

Date Online: 17/09/2014

Go for it!

ATHLETIC boss Lee Johnson encouraged his players to try their luck from long range before James Dayton found the net...

Date Online: 17/09/2014

Naylor: shut-up shop at York

SCOTT Naylor has challenged his Oldham players to put up the shutters at York and defend as solidly as they...

Date Online: 17/09/2014

Front man deal a way off, says Johnson

SYLVAN Ebanks-Blake has yet to accept Athletic’s offer to train with the club. Rumours circulated yesterday that the ex-Wolves striker...

Date Online: 17/09/2014

Wonder strike the highlight as Latics take a point

JAMES Dayton’s wonder-goal was the highlight of an impressive Athletic effort that saw the side come home with a deserved...

Date Online: 17/09/2014

Kompany up for challenge

MANCHESTER City captain Vincent Kompany accepts the Champions League is a ‘different ball game’ – but one well within his...

Date Online: 17/09/2014

Katy’s joy as GB qualifies for Mexico

RISING water polo star Katy Andrew is setting her sights on next year’s Under-19s World Championships. The Greenfield teenager and her...

Date Online: 17/09/2014

Keith’s Tips

Chronicle racing correspondent Keith McHugh’s selections from tomorrow’s cards...

Date Online: 17/09/2014

Bayern holds no fear for Blues

MIDFIELDER James Milner believes Manchester City are capable of making a big impression in the Champions League. City begin their latest...

Date Online: 16/09/2014

New boys make instant impact

DARTS: REIGNING champions Oldham hit the ground running in the Lancashire GMC Super Eights Elite League. The town team opened their...

Date Online: 16/09/2014

Strong show by union men

Oldham 31, Thornton Cleveleys 3 RUGBY UNION: OLDHAM secured a big North Lancs Division One win against Thornton Cleveleys at Manor...

Date Online: 16/09/2014

Play-off place eludes Saints

RUGBY: OLDHAM St Anne’s wrapped up their Kingstone Press National Conference League campaign with a powerful team performance in defeating...

Date Online: 16/09/2014

Safe and sound!

RUGBY: A STRONG first-half show set Saddleworth Rangers on their way to a 42-30 victory at Milford Marlins and NCL...

Date Online: 16/09/2014

Huge week in store for me and City

The City website reporter’s weekly column for Chron Sport WHAT a massive week it promises to be for City, with Bayern...

Date Online: 16/09/2014

Charity collection

COLLECTION box co-ordinators for Marie Curie Cancer Care are needed in the Failsworth area. The role requires around two or...

Date Online: 16/09/2014