• Search

Oldham News Archives

Welcome to the News Archives.

 

You can browse the archives using the list below or alternatively, you can use the following search box.

 

  1.      

47572 Article(s) Found

Latics smashed at MK Dons

MK DONS 7 ATHLETIC 0: Humiliation for Athletic in Milton Keynes. Match report here, leave your...

Date Online: 20/12/2014

Stopper Suttie is Heyside hero

JACK Suttie’s penalty save was a turning point as Heyside moved to the top of the Huddersfield and District League’s...

Date Online: 19/12/2014

On the house!

ROB McKendry topped the Todmorden AS Christmas match on Croft and Townhouse. Situated on Townhouse, he had a match-winning 15lb 8oz...

Date Online: 19/12/2014

Global challenge

SQUASH by BEN REESE OLDHAM squash player Matthew Sidaway admits that next season may make or break his career in the...

Date Online: 19/12/2014

Springhead collapse to Duki defeat

IT was a day of acute disappointment for Springhead as they were beaten 3-0 at high-flying Dukinfield Town in the...

Date Online: 19/12/2014

Rangers tunned by Blue Club hot-shots

OLDHAM SUNDAY LEAGUE RAMPANT Blue Club went goal crazy in one of the few Midas Plumbing and Heating Oldham Sunday League...

Date Online: 19/12/2014

Time to neuter UKIP kennel

THE FRIDAY THING - JIM WILLIAMS I HAVE been thinking about UKIP and the impact the party is about to have on...

Date Online: 19/12/2014

Devon is star turn

PUPILS at Christ Church School, Denshaw, didn’t just act out the nativity story, they lived it, as the cast followed...

Date Online: 19/12/2014

Proud tradition’s on song

THE Saddleworth Male Voice Choir and augmented ladies chorus are rehearsing for their 52nd consecutive performance of Handel’s Messiah. Under their...

Date Online: 19/12/2014

‘Most popular’ schools figures axed from web

COLLECTIVE Spirit Free School has removed a story from its website which wrongly acclaimed it as the “most popular” secondary...

Date Online: 19/12/2014

Paying price of bedroom tax slumber

OLDHAM’S Labour MPs have slammed the Government for blocking an attempt to scrap the bedroom tax by Christmas. The news comes...

Date Online: 19/12/2014

‘Slammed’ phone gets Tracy down

A disabled woman from Derker will be without the internet or a landline throughout the festive period because her provider,...

Date Online: 19/12/2014

Motorists back lower drink-driving limit

THREE quarters of UK drivers want a lower drink-drive limit, according to a survey published today. In the wake of Scotland...

Date Online: 19/12/2014

That’s all folks!

OLDHAM artist Emily Harvey has made a big impression on the town with her weekly illustrations in the Evening Chronicle...

Date Online: 19/12/2014

Drugs runner is dealt jail term

AN Oldham drugs courier has been jailed for his part in the supply of Class A drugs from Manchester to...

Date Online: 19/12/2014

Even thinner blue line

CONCERNS have been raised after it was revealed a further £28m will be axed from the police budget next year. The...

Date Online: 19/12/2014

College mourns loss of popular assistant

DEVASTATED staff and students at Hathershaw College have paid tribute to one of their learning support assistants after she was...

Date Online: 19/12/2014

Oldham is second biggest grants loser

OLDHAM has been hit harder than most other boroughs in Greater Manchester by Government spending cuts. It will lose £10.4 million...

Date Online: 19/12/2014

£15,000 cannabis farm found

POLICE are appealing for information after a cannabis farm with £15,000 of the drug was discovered in Heyside. Oldham’s Organised Crime...

Date Online: 19/12/2014

Ambulance plea over ‘Mad Friday’

AMBULANCE chiefs are urging party-goers to drink responsibly whilst enjoying themselves and to think before they dial 999, only calling...

Date Online: 19/12/2014

117 over-the-limit drivers are caught

POLICE have arrested 117 people during the first fortnight of a crackdown on drink and drug drivers. Between December 1 and...

Date Online: 19/12/2014

Organised crime unit holds 5 in drug raids

FIVE people have been arrested as part of an operation to tackle organised crime in Oldham. Officers from the Oldham Divisional...

Date Online: 19/12/2014

Every cloud . . .

MICHAEL Tidser will leave Athletic early next month — but Lee Johnson believes that recent poor performances might have actually...

Date Online: 19/12/2014

Johnson looks to plug gap

ATHLETIC’S plans to rearrange a game to fall on Saturday, January 3, have been scuppered. Rochdale’s progress to the third...

Date Online: 19/12/2014

My lads can show their reslience

ATHLETIC head into the land of the concrete cows tomorrow with manager Lee Johnson hoping his beef with the players...

Date Online: 19/12/2014

Fighting fit for United

PHIL Jones hopes he will finally be able to rid himself of the “injury–prone” tag that has dogged him throughout...

Date Online: 19/12/2014

Pelligrini may turn to Pozo

MANCHESTER City are in a rich vein of form going into tomorrow’s Barclays Premier League lunchtime fixture against Crystal Palace. Safely...

Date Online: 19/12/2014

No easy ride, insists Hill

ROCHDALE may have hit their halfway target with three games to spare – but Keith Hill will ensure there is...

Date Online: 19/12/2014

Back to basics after debacle

THE GLOVES ARE OFF EMBARRASSING is an appropriate word to use to describe last weekend’s 4-0 defeat to Yeovil. On a personal...

Date Online: 19/12/2014

Band: So far so good

AS Mossley gear up for a hectic Christmas spell in the Evo-Stik League Division One North, joint-manager Peter Band is...

Date Online: 19/12/2014