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Sam inspired to run by brother Tom

A FITNESS fanatic will be running the Manchester Marathon at the weekend to raise money for The Royal Oldham Hospital...

Date Online: 14/04/2015

Brutal but brrrilliant as Steve beats polar challenge

DAREDEVIL teacher Steve Hill has defied delays and bone-chilling temperatures to complete his toughest challenge yet. The deputy head of St...

Date Online: 14/04/2015

Plane problem delays Steveís North Pole marathon

TEACHER Steve Hill’s latest daredevil challenge has been delayed by an aeroplane problem. The deaputy head of St Joseph’s Primary School,...

Date Online: 10/04/2015

Dahraanís flying high in fashion!

A future fashionista from Oldham College is making her designer dreams a reality after winning a prestigious competition Dahraan Abdullah from...

Date Online: 03/04/2015

School makes history

PAST masters at Hey With Zion School have received a national award. The Lees primary is one of the first schools...

Date Online: 03/04/2015

Students get lesson from reel-deal film director

STUDENTS had a rare chance to learn about the film industry first hand when they quizzed Oldham-born film director Steve...

Date Online: 03/04/2015

Pupils help design an app for asthma

ASTHMATIC pupils from a Chadderton secondary school have been working with nurses to create an innovative app to help them...

Date Online: 03/04/2015

Sum treat for number crunchers

YOUNG mathematicians from Oasis Academy Oldham put their numeracy know-how to the test when they took part in the Number...

Date Online: 01/04/2015

Initial has success down to a T

A CAPITAL idea has seen Oldham Academy North crowned the boroughís young business champions. The team from the school - called...

Date Online: 01/04/2015

Blue Coat pupils' green credentials

BLUE Coat pupils who have totted up 120 hours of conservation work between them celebrated with a barbecue - which...

Date Online: 01/04/2015

£370m for school upgrades

FIVE Oldham schools are to receive money from a £370 million fund for building improvements and expansion. But the final amount...

Date Online: 31/03/2015

Oasis on a mission

KIND-HEARTED pupils and staff at Oasis Academy dug deep when they were asked to support a children's charity. They donated hundreds...

Date Online: 31/03/2015

Building a bridge to success

BUILDING a strong bridge using only 80 paper straws and sticky tape was the challenge taken up by 60 pupils...

Date Online: 31/03/2015

New school will be built in Diggle

ITíS now official: Saddleworth School will move to Diggle. Oldham Councilís cabinet members last night formally approved the 18-acre WH Shaw...

Date Online: 31/03/2015

United legend opens school pitches

A GUARD of honour greeted Manchester United legend Paul Scholes as he officially opened Crompton House Schoolís new ď3GĒ pitches. The...

Date Online: 31/03/2015

Pupils thrilled to meet author

WHO better to inspire lads to get reading than action-thriller author Joe Craig. The best-selling writer, famous for his Jimmy...

Date Online: 30/03/2015

School scoops progress award

OLDHAM Academy North is one of the best schools in the country for student progress. It is in the top 20...

Date Online: 30/03/2015

All about the Knowledge

THE KNOWLEDGE is the Chronicle's bright, unstuffy look at education throughout the borough. Six times a year our stand-alone education magazine...

Date Online: 07/10/2014