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Brown 'goal' brings vital three points

COLCHESTER 0 ATHLETIC 1 - LEAGUE officials may have a tricky job next week on deciding whether or not to...

Date Online: 18/04/2014

When is a done deal done..?

THE FRIDAY THING: ...And when is a deal that has not been done little more than on the wish list...

Date Online: 18/04/2014

Top volunteers

NOMINATE people who give time and effort to charity work or to help others in need, for a Saddleworth Parish...

Date Online: 18/04/2014

Judith’s medal pride

COMMUNITY stalwart Judith Haughton beamed with pride as she received her British Empire Medal for years of dedication to Oldham....

Date Online: 18/04/2014

‘Eyesore’ caravans ‘old and tatty’

Oldham Planning Committee A CARAVAN site in Saddleworth is an “eyesore”, say residents who don’t want vans and tents there...

Date Online: 18/04/2014

£8m leisure centre ‘once in a lifetime’

A NEW £8million leisure centre in Royton will provide a lasting Olympic legacy, say Oldham Planning Committee members who approved...

Date Online: 18/04/2014

Care home nurse left pensioner on floor

A care home nurse accused of watching a frail pensioner having a fit on the floor for 15 minutes could...

Date Online: 18/04/2014

Brierley’s brace

Angling: THE first of the Medlock Bridge AC Saturday Open matches on the Park Lake was won by another in-form...

Date Online: 18/04/2014

Waterloo clinch team prize

“CARPET” specialists Waterloo and Taunton swept up another big prize at Chadderton Cot on Sunday. The ‘A’ Division title winners...

Date Online: 18/04/2014

May the force be with Saints

RUGBY: MICK Fogerty’s record as a player in the Standard Cup reads no wins from three games. As a coach...

Date Online: 18/04/2014

Rampant Limeside roar into cup final

LIMESIDE King George stormed into the Midas Plumbing and Heating Oldham Sunday League Challenge Cup final thanks to a 6-0...

Date Online: 18/04/2014

Stalwart Sam dies at 87

SAM Molineux, a former player and past president of Oldham Rugby Union Football Club, has died at the age of...

Date Online: 18/04/2014

Nathan re-Boote’s Diggle title hopes

Diggle 5, Shepley 1 NATHAN Boote bagged a hat-trick as Diggle maintained their ultra-slim hopes of winning the Huddersfield and...

Date Online: 18/04/2014

Star spa stay after battery charge

The Latics striker writes every week for Chron Sport IT has been a strange couple of weeks for Athletic. Having...

Date Online: 18/04/2014

Tricky first test for Werneth

CRICKET: FOR the first time in CLL history, our four local clubs will not all be playing in the same...

Date Online: 18/04/2014

Home on the Range

CRICKET: TWO of the three new clubs in the Saddleworth and District Cricket League have home advantage on the opening...

Date Online: 18/04/2014

Finishing line close for trio of local clubs

NON-LEAGUE FOOTBALL: A HECTIC Easter spell is in store for Mossley, Chadderton and Oldham Boro, who all play twice during...

Date Online: 18/04/2014

Ace Wilson fronts Sky Blues thinking

COVENTRY hot-shot Callum Wilson will be desperate to hit the goal trail when the Sky Blues arrive at Boundary Park...

Date Online: 18/04/2014

Title honours up for grabs

SNOOKER: THE Oldham Amateur Snooker League title will go right to the wire. With one week to go, only four...

Date Online: 18/04/2014

11-8 Rocket likely to dominate again

SPORTS BETTING: IT SEEMS ridiculous that, at 38, Ronnie O’Sullivan is by some distance the best snooker player on the...

Date Online: 18/04/2014

Clubs agree handicap shake-up

GOLF: THE Oldham and District Golf League heads into a 32nd season with new handicap limits after an annual meeting...

Date Online: 18/04/2014

Andy’s blueprint for a healthy club

GOLF: SADDLEWORTH captain Andy Dunster is keen to cultivate a healthy club spirit in 2014. Like other golf clubs, Saddleworth...

Date Online: 18/04/2014

Outlook bright as 16 clubs battle for supremacy

WITH 16 clubs, including South-West Manchester, Whalley Range and Wythenshawe for the first time, the 2014 Saddleworth and District Cricket...

Date Online: 18/04/2014

£137 bean count

GET outdoors on Monday with Mills Hill Baptist Church, Mills Hill Road. Meet at the church at 10am for an...

Date Online: 18/04/2014

Limehurst land housing sell-off

OLDHAM Council is to dispose of surplus land in Limehurst Village in the hope of building new, high-quality homes. The...

Date Online: 18/04/2014

Rock on Tommy... we’re coming home

LEGENDARY comedy double act Cannon and Ball will return to their spiritual home on Friday - by performing at Lees...

Date Online: 18/04/2014

Cadets flying high after raising thousands

Oldham Air Cadets have been recognised at a prestigious ceremony after raising more money in last year’s poppy appeal than...

Date Online: 18/04/2014

MP backing victims in pay-out bid

OLDHAM MP Michael Meacher has vowed to help the 1,400 Oldhamers mis-sold cashback plans on white goods in the 1990s....

Date Online: 18/04/2014

Town hall cinema project sets the scene

CHERISHED memories and photographs will give passers-by a trip down memory lane as Oldham’s old town hall is transformed into...

Date Online: 18/04/2014

Make your point

SUBMIT your views on the proposals for upgrading the Milnrow Road and Crompton Way zebra crossing before the April 22...

Date Online: 18/04/2014