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Down to the wire

ATHLETIC swapped strikers on a dramatic final day of transfer market activity yesterday, with Dominic Poleon drafted in as Jonson...

Date Online: 02/09/2014

Chairman ‘gutted’ at Richards loan move

SIMON Corney says he is “gutted” that Athletic has missed a payday from the transfer of Micah Richards - having...

Date Online: 02/09/2014

Sinfield says farewell to internationals

LEEDS and England captain Kevin Sinfield has called time on his international career. The Oldham–born loose forward, 34 later this month,...

Date Online: 02/09/2014

Reds go to extra time

MANCHESTER United had to work late into the night to finalise the season-long loan signing of Monaco striker Radamel Falcao. United...

Date Online: 02/09/2014

Henna tattoo leaves its mark

A CONCERNED mum has issued a warning after a holiday henna tattoo put her son in a hospital burns unit. Three-year-old...

Date Online: 02/09/2014

Coroner criticises hospital treatment failures

A CORONER has hit out at “gross failings” at the Royal Oldham Hospital following the death of an alcohol-dependent man...

Date Online: 02/09/2014

Danny can be a major threat - Johnson

DANNY Philliskirk’s positive attitude has drawn praise from his manager Lee Johnson - who hopes he score plenty of goals. With...

Date Online: 02/09/2014

Morris men get some clog over Rose emblem

A wrangle has broken out over the traditional emblem of Saddleworth Morris Men. The distinctive white rose with its RED-rose surround...

Date Online: 02/09/2014

Woman harboured escaped prisoner

AN Oldham mum who harboured a prisoner on the run narrowly escaped jail. Police forced their way into Toni Shipman’s Drake...

Date Online: 02/09/2014

Chadderton man in dock in Royal palaces bribe scam trial

THE £100,000 bribery scam trial of the Queen’s former deputy property manager - whose co-accused includes a Chadderton man -...

Date Online: 02/09/2014

Naylor happy to keep busy

DESPITE their defeat at Gateshead, Scott Naylor has at least welcomed the improved run of matches in the run-up to...

Date Online: 02/09/2014

Keith’s Tips

Chronicle racing correspondent Keith McHugh’s selections from tomorrow’s cards LINGFIELD 2.00 Charming Thought 2.30 Chevallier (nb) 3.00 Paco’s Dream 3.30 Ajaadat 4.05 Rome 4.35 Conquestadim 5.05 Wrood 5.35...

Date Online: 02/09/2014

GP arrest over indecent images

A FAILSWORTH GP has been arrested on suspicion of possessing and distributing indecent images. Dr David Stuart McMaster, a GP at...

Date Online: 01/09/2014

Carry on caring!

Childminder overturns ruling A CHILDMINDER has successfully appealed an Ofsted decision that she couldn’t look after children in her home because...

Date Online: 01/09/2014

Man on murder charge

A SHAW man has been charged with murder after a woman was found dead in Heywood. Steven Dunks (45) of Milnrow...

Date Online: 01/09/2014

Fans can see we are on right track – Lee

ATHLETIC boss Lee Johnson believes most Athletic fans support him following a much-needed first victory of the season. Now on five...

Date Online: 01/09/2014

Injury added to insult for Oldham

OLDHAM have picked up a handful of injuries to add to the blow of losing heavily to Gateshead Thunder. On-loan George...

Date Online: 01/09/2014

Latics in the driving seat

Doncaster 0, Oldham 2 ATHLETIC'S first-ever league win at Doncaster came on the back of a truly first-class performance and drew...

Date Online: 01/09/2014

Thunder demolish Oldham ambitions

GATESHEAD 40, OLDHAM 14 ROUGHTEDS were smashed to smithereens by Thunder’s explosive opening salvo — and never fully recovered. After only 20...

Date Online: 01/09/2014

‘Fantastic’ Latics get first win

LEE Johnson piled praise onto his players after a terrific first win of the season. An early goal from Jonson Clarke-Harris...

Date Online: 01/09/2014

Too many let-downs to succeed — Naylor

NOT for the first time this season Scott Naylor didn’t mince his words in post-match criticism of his Oldham side. He...

Date Online: 01/09/2014

Sagna promises hard work

BACARY Sagna insists Manchester City will knuckle down and get back to work following the first setback in their Barclays...

Date Online: 01/09/2014

Reds will put things right, insists Fletch

DARREN Fletcher is refusing to panic despite Manchester United’s miserable start to the season under Louis van Gaal. United’s new...

Date Online: 01/09/2014

Bryant bags Mossley a cup replay

FOOTBALL:   HOT-shot Mitchell Bryant earned Mossley a replay after their FA Cup preliminary round tie at divisional rivals Burscough ended in...

Date Online: 01/09/2014

Keith’s Tips

Chronicle racing correspondent Keith McHugh’s selections from tomorrow’s cards HAMILTON 2.10 Saltarello 2.40 Royal Holiday 3.15 Tortoise 3.50 Legal Waves 4.25 Ronald Gee 5.00 Baron Run 5.30...

Date Online: 01/09/2014

Comic Mick’s Fringe prize

DERKER comic Mick Ferry has bagged one of comedy’s top prizes. Mick was part of the team that won the 2014...

Date Online: 29/08/2014

Wrong medication but no neglect

A CORONER has ruled out neglect as the cause of an elderly patient’s death the morning after being given the...

Date Online: 29/08/2014

Jamie gig will be something special

A CONCERT tomorrow in memory of two-year-old Shaw explosion victim Jamie Heaton could help his family to hit their target...

Date Online: 29/08/2014

‘Cattle trucks’ to stay another 10 years

THE Government has done a U-turn on its promise to give the North-West a world-class rail network says Oldham MP...

Date Online: 29/08/2014

Lifting the misery of troubled families

THE FRIDAY THING: “TROUBLED families” is a tag that includes thousands of homes across the UK and for many draws...

Date Online: 29/08/2014