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Sit-ups beat SATs!

Hathershaw College students and their junior friends sat up and took notice for a special anniversary celebration. Over 500 youngsters took...

Date Online: 19/05/2015

Let’s dance..!

IT was best foot forward and jazz hands at the ready for children at the annual Oldham’s Got To Dance...

Date Online: 19/05/2015

Estelle-tale signs of success

YOUNGSTERS at a Chadderton school explored their greatest aspirations when a Baroness came to visit. Estelle Morris, who chairs Oldham’s Education...

Date Online: 15/05/2015

Baker Daniel pitching for entrepreneur title

A baker is looking to cream the competition to become National Entrepreneur of the Year. Aspiring entrepreneur Daniel Arundel from Oldham...

Date Online: 15/05/2015

Students kitted out for Ghana

Sports kits of all kinds is needed for a charity trip to Ghana by Oldham Hulme Grammar School students. Over 20...

Date Online: 12/05/2015

New recruits are voice of students

OLDHAM College has appointed two new student governors to oversee the way the college is run. Mike Hyde, who lives in...

Date Online: 08/05/2015

60 on their marks for diamond dash!

STAFF at Hathershaw College are on their marks for a special diamond jubilee 10k challenge. Sixty of them will take part...

Date Online: 08/05/2015

Alice’s Oz trip out of this world

TALENTED physics student Alice Howarth will swap Oldham for Australia as one of only five teenagers from the UK chosen...

Date Online: 08/05/2015

Mock election fun - but now for the real thing

ED Miliband will be the new PM with Nick Clegg nowhere to be seen. At least that’s what will happen if...

Date Online: 07/05/2015

Technical college principal resigns

THE principal at Oldham’s technical college has resigned less than a year after its opening. Chris Hill quit as principal and...

Date Online: 05/05/2015

Paul inspires next generation

MANCHESTER United and England legend Paul Scholes has officially opened Friezland Primary School’s new multi-purpose games area. The school was given...

Date Online: 29/04/2015

Brilliant Bethany earns reward

A FORMER North Chadderton School pupil who missed two years of classes through leukaemia has won a national award. Bethany Bilton...

Date Online: 29/04/2015

High praise for top-class achievers

SUPER students were thanked for all their hard work at this year’s Student of the Year Awards. The event, organised by...

Date Online: 28/04/2015

Good marks for controversy-hit school

THE school at the centre of a storm over its future location has been endorsed as “good” by Ofsted inspectors. Saddleworth...

Date Online: 28/04/2015

UCO offers unique £1,000 scholarships

UNIVERSITY Campus Oldham is celebrating its 10th anniversary by offering local students £1,000 scholarships. The unique scheme is open to students...

Date Online: 24/04/2015

UCO celebrates a ‘fantastic’ decade

ITS mission was to boldly bring higher education to a new Odham generation. So it was appropriate that University Campus Oldham...

Date Online: 23/04/2015

10 for 10 — new courses to mark UCO anniversary

SPORT and graphic design are among 10 courses unveiled to celebrate the 10th anniversary of University Campus Oldham. The courses have...

Date Online: 23/04/2015

Colour them red

THE SKY’S the limit for up-and-coming band Paintbox Fires, ready to rock their way to victory at the Indie Week...

Date Online: 22/04/2015

Election fever!

As the political parties pound the streets and knock on doors in preparation for the General Election on May 7,...

Date Online: 22/04/2015

£6m spent, and we’re made up

STUDENTS have moved into a new £6 million building at Oldham College — and it’s a beauty! The three-storey building on...

Date Online: 22/04/2015

School in running for top UK award

NORTH Chadderton School could be named the best school in the country. The school has been shortlisted for the Times Educational...

Date Online: 21/04/2015

Thai boxing challenge

 A PROFESSIONAL Thai boxer put Moorside pupils through their paces in a sponsored boxercise. Stephen Donnelly from Titanium NW - which...

Date Online: 20/04/2015

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 Steve’s 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

Dahraan’s 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