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Keep your minds on the job - Johnson

ATHLETIC have been challenged to stay mentally switched-on to get to the next level. Jonathan Forte’s eighth goal of the season...

Date Online: 20/10/2014

We’re the town’s future

ENGAGE us - and let us help shape the future of the town - is Oldham Youth Council’s demand this...

Date Online: 20/10/2014

One per cent pay rise strike vote

POLICE staff will vote on strike action following a dispute over a proposed one per cent pay rise. GMB, Unison and...

Date Online: 20/10/2014

Woman badly hurt in attack

A YOUNG woman is in a serious but stable condition after being admitted to hospital following a suspected domestic incident...

Date Online: 20/10/2014

Payback time for fraudster, 71

A WOMAN who defrauded her employer out of tens of thousands of pounds has been ordered to pay back over...

Date Online: 20/10/2014

Immovable barrier!

Chesterfield 1, Athetic 1 THE KEIGHLEY cougar was up to his old tricks again in this fabulous game, a showcase for...

Date Online: 20/10/2014

A great advert for League One - Johnson

LEE Johnson saluted the sterling efforts of Chesterfield goalkeeper Tommy Lee after his men played out an entertaining away draw....

Date Online: 20/10/2014

Oldham to start against Hornets

OLDHAM RL Club kick off the new Kingstone Press League One campaign in 2015 with a derby clash against Rochdale...

Date Online: 20/10/2014

Hart hails ‘useless’ demolition man

MANCHESTER City goalkeeper Joe Hart has hailed the brilliance of Sergio Aguero – though he claims he is “useless” in...

Date Online: 20/10/2014

Unnecessary questions rile Reds boss

MANCHESTER United boss Louis van Gaal admits he was “stupid” to invite people to analyse his reign after three months. When...

Date Online: 20/10/2014

Keith’s Tips

Chronicle racing correspondent Keith McHugh’s selections from tomorrow’s cards LINGFIELD 2.00 Dynamite Inventor 2.30 Taysh 3.00 Hagree 3.30 Reaffirmed 4.00 Maria Montez 4.30 Pendo 5.00 Real Jazz 5.35...

Date Online: 20/10/2014

Jackson thrives on lodge

ANGLING: PETE Jackson was in superb form as he dominated the Socials AC match on Tyle Lodge. His pole and maggot...

Date Online: 17/10/2014

Slow start overcome

Oldham 66, Trafford 44 NETBALL: OLDHAM’S North-West Premier League netball team overcame a sluggish start to maintain its unbeaten run. It was...

Date Online: 17/10/2014

Leaders need to be wary

RUGBY UNION: HIGH-FLYING Oldham RUFC put their unbeaten record on the line against dangerous opponents tomorrow. Visitors for the North Lancashire...

Date Online: 17/10/2014

Limeside thumped by clinical Legends

Football: LIMESIDE were definitely out of luck as they lost13-0 to rampant Legends in a Midas Plumbing and Heating Oldham...

Date Online: 17/10/2014

Boss Howard salutes hard-working Heyside

FOOTBALL: HEYSIDE are now unbeaten in five games after they won their latest Huddersfield League Division Two fixture, 2-0 at...

Date Online: 17/10/2014

No to summer football switch

FOOTBALL: THE Midas Plumbing and Heating Oldham Sunday League has turned down proposals by the Eccles Sunday League for a...

Date Online: 17/10/2014

Santos desperate for new faces

Santos 1 Moorside Rangers 6 SANTOS FC desperately wants to move forward - but must first arrest a worrying run of...

Date Online: 17/10/2014

Team spirit is sky-high

ATHLETIC goalkeeper Paul Rachubka’s exclusive weekly column I WAS surprised when I read the comments about Raheem Sterling being too 'tired'...

Date Online: 17/10/2014

Deal moves Royton revamp a step closer

REDEVELOPMENT plans for Royton town centre have been given a boost following the precinct’s purchase by new owners. Tristan Capital Partners,...

Date Online: 17/10/2014

Forecourt Frank goes so close

A 74-year-old petrol station owner from Lees has narrowly missed out on being named best forecourt assistant at a trade...

Date Online: 17/10/2014

AGM time

SADDLEWORTH Historical Society holds its annual general meeting at the Saddleworth Museum Gallery, Uppermill, on Wednesday, November 19 (7.30pm). The...

Date Online: 17/10/2014

Shoppers so generous, families so grateful..

VULNERABLE families in Werneth and Shaw have been overwhelmed by the generosity of shoppers who donated household items to help...

Date Online: 17/10/2014

Nightclub owners to change

BOSSES at Oldham nightclub Liquid & Envy have reassured customers it’s business as usual despte the venue’s landlord going into...

Date Online: 17/10/2014

Grape times turn me to mush

THE FRIDAY THING: NOSTALGIA isn’t what it used to be - but occasionally a door to years gone by opens,...

Date Online: 17/10/2014

Burglary alert

RESIDENTS are being warned to be extra vigilant after two televisions and a white Seat Ibiza were taken from a...

Date Online: 17/10/2014

Pitch priming at St Anne’s

OLDHAM St Anne’s is laying the foundations for a bright future. The Higginshaw Road club is using a grant of £87,500...

Date Online: 17/10/2014

Clare pulls out all the stops for bus Oscars

A Chadderton bus driver is one of eight stand-out bus drivers nominated for a top accolade at this year’s UK...

Date Online: 17/10/2014

Kays eyes 2015 title shot

BOXING:  JON Kays steps back into the ring on Saturday determined to get into British title contention again sooner rather than...

Date Online: 17/10/2014

Drifters legend Ray hits the bright lights... of Royton

Music legend Ray Lewis is coming to Royton. The former lead singer of The Drifters will be belting out the hits...

Date Online: 17/10/2014