• 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.      

8673 Article(s) Found

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

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

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

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

Mills is a real Gem

GOLF:   OLDHAM Gems made the short trip to Ashton to play for the Les Eyre Rose Bowl and the winner with...

Date Online: 29/08/2014

Celebration dinner will hail three anniversaries

RUGBY: THIS year is a special one for the rugby league fraternity in Oldham, for it marks the anniversary of...

Date Online: 29/08/2014

Crompton face acid test

CRICKET: MONTON and Weaste ended Crompton’s winning streak last weekend, but a quirk in the fixture list gives Simon Wright’s...

Date Online: 29/08/2014

’Head on a roll at Elton Vale

CRICKET: SPRINGHEAD impressed when getting the better of Elton Vale in the North Manchester Cricket League. In their Division One clash,...

Date Online: 29/08/2014

St Anne’s out to regain momentum

RUGBY: OLDHAM St Anne’s are back from a two-week break and are aiming to put right what went wrong on...

Date Online: 29/08/2014

Springhead’s last-minute stunner

FOOTBALL: SPRINGHEAD were out of luck when they conceded an injury-time penalty to draw 2-2 at home to Monton in...

Date Online: 29/08/2014

Escape hopes alive after Werneth weekend double

CRICKET: FEW saw it coming, but the belief in the Werneth dressing room had never waivered. Last weekend’s Lake Garage CLL...

Date Online: 29/08/2014

Delph looking up

CRICKET: A TERRIFIC second half of the season for Delph has seen them zoom into fifth place in the Drakes...

Date Online: 29/08/2014

Sunday league football returns

THE 2014-15 Midas Plumbing and Heating Services Oldham Sunday League campaign gets underway in earnest this weekend with the usual...

Date Online: 29/08/2014

Incident checks Beech’s charge

ASHLEY Beech had to be content with 17th place in round eight of the National Superstock Championship at Cadwell Park. The...

Date Online: 29/08/2014

Cec still has Wright stuff

CRICKET: CEC Wright has achieved many things in a local cricket league career which has spanned more than six decades. The...

Date Online: 29/08/2014

Taylor’s tonic

ANGLING: ROYTON ace Martin Taylor (Matrix Halifax) continued his terrific recent form in Wigan AA matches on the Leeds and...

Date Online: 29/08/2014

RU team hit by early setbacks

RUGBY UNION: OLDHAM RUFC face a tough away tie at Garstang in the first round of the Lancashire Plate tomorrow...

Date Online: 29/08/2014

Title race nears crunch

CRICKET: THIS weekend could well be a pivotal one for Saddleworth and District Cricket League title ambitions. It’s another hectic double-header,...

Date Online: 29/08/2014

So far, so good for Lilywhites

Non-league football: MOSSLEY joint-boss Peter Band has declared himself satisfied with his team’s start to the 2014-15 season. Lilywhites got off...

Date Online: 29/08/2014

All options open for Naylor

OLDHAM will be at full strength when they go to Gateshead Thunder on Sunday for one of their most important...

Date Online: 27/08/2014

GB star White has Rio on her radar

Hockey:  OLDHAM ace Nicola White already has an eye on the 2016 Olympic Games. White (26) won a bronze medal as a...

Date Online: 27/08/2014

Mossley off and running

MOSSLEY’S Evo-Stik League Division One North campaign is up and running thanks to yesterday’s 2-1 win at Padiham. The Lilywhites’ opening...

Date Online: 26/08/2014

Loss hits Crompton’s top-flight ambitions

CRICKET:  CROMPTON suffered a huge blow to their Lake Garage CLL Championship promotion hopes in losing a crucial fixture at leaders...

Date Online: 26/08/2014

Big-spenders too strong for Lilywhites

Non-league football:  MOSSLEY’S Seel Park date with big-spending Salford City ended in a 3-1 defeat, but the hosts gave a good...

Date Online: 26/08/2014

’Houses at double

CRICKET:   WOODHOUSES are back to sixth place in the Greene King Lancashire County League standings thanks to back-to-back victories. Yesterday second-bottom Cheetham...

Date Online: 26/08/2014

Werneth’s shock win boosts survival bid

CRICKET:  WERNETH kept their Lake Garage CLL Premier Division survival hopes alive - and caused a huge shock in the process...

Date Online: 26/08/2014

‘Proud’ Gary is region’s best

Rugby:  SADDLEWORTH School’s Gary Melling has been named 2014 North-West Rugby League teacher of the year. Gary, who has taught PE at...

Date Online: 26/08/2014

Glodwick calm title nerves with vital win

CRICKET:  AFTER back-to-back defeats Glodwick knew a third loss in a row would have a severe impact on their Saddleworth and...

Date Online: 26/08/2014

Holiday double delight for Ellis

BOWLS:  GARY Ellis had a day to remember yesterday. In the afternoon, crown green bowling’s top player won a Bank Holiday Invitation...

Date Online: 26/08/2014

T20 wash-out at Austerlands

CRICKET:  UMPIRE Brian Cutler looked to the heavens at a damp Austerlands Cricket Club yesterday. Twenty20 finals’ day in the Saddleworth and...

Date Online: 26/08/2014