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355 Article(s) Found

Lynton keeps on smiling through pain

A cafe owner has been nominated for a Pride in Oldham award for building a booming trade despite his father...

Date Online: 25/07/2014

Sally secures sensory room for her school

A SCHOOL pastoral support worker who goes above and beyond to make sure all her pupils are happy is thrilled...

Date Online: 22/07/2014

Ann defies garden vandals

A PENSIONER who spent her own time and money creating a community flower bed, only to see it destroyed by...

Date Online: 18/07/2014

Playgroup leader Rachel to the rescue

A mother who opened a much-needed playgroup in Lees has been put forward for a Pride in Oldham award. Rachel Charter...

Date Online: 15/07/2014

Kindhearted students fund hospice Walk of Hope

PUPILS who raised £10,849 for Dr Kershaw’s Hospice through a variety of events, including selling pies , a sponsored walk...

Date Online: 11/07/2014

Support worker is a class act

A PASTORAL support worker who goes “above and beyond” to help her students is delighted to be nominated for a...

Date Online: 08/07/2014

Student Meg is a life-saver

A QUICK-THINKING sixth-former, whose actions saved the life of a vulnerable teenage girl, says she is honoured to be nominated...

Date Online: 08/07/2014

Shopping lifeline for elderly is praised

A HELPFUL team that provides a shopping service for the elderly has been nominated for a Pride in Oldham Award. Age...

Date Online: 08/07/2014

Sue praised as awesome carer

A DEDICATED care worker has been nominated for Pride in Oldham 2014 after offering a loving home to a young...

Date Online: 04/07/2014

Nurses a tonic for sick

A TEAM of dedicated nurses who work around the clock to give patients the best possible care have been nominated...

Date Online: 01/10/2013

True Professionals

HARD work and professionalism is the reason why the mortuary staff at the Royal Oldham Hospital have received a Pride...

Date Online: 01/10/2013

Jack, 9, swims a mile to swell funds

A SELFLESS boy from Shaw has been nominated for a Pride in Oldham award for literally going the extra mile....

Date Online: 01/10/2013

Wireless team have some spark

A GROUP of volunteer radio presenters have been nominated for a Pride in Oldham Award. The Wireless Programme presenters from...

Date Online: 01/10/2013

Welcome to our extended family

A mother-and-baby group has been nominated for a Pride In Oldham award for helping to create a happy family feel...

Date Online: 01/10/2013

Boxing coach is a big hit

CHILDREN are so impressed with their knockout coach that they think he deserves a Pride in Oldham award. Jason Wallace...

Date Online: 01/10/2013

Team thatís dedicated to friendship

A GROUP of volunteers has been nominated for a Pride In Oldham Award. The Walkers Road Community Centre Committee members...

Date Online: 01/10/2013

Singing Kadriaís praises

Choir leader is an inspiration AN inspirational gospel choir leader has been nominated for her relentless commitment to her group. Kadria...

Date Online: 01/10/2013

Sue shows the way in caring for elderly

A COUNCIL employee has been nominated for a Pride in Oldham Award for making a huge difference to the elderly...

Date Online: 01/10/2013

Caring manager wins praise

A CARING manager has been nominated for her dedication and outstanding effort with the people she helps. Denise Rowe, who...

Date Online: 01/10/2013

Couple make a point of helping others

A PARENTING team have been nominated for a Pride In Oldham Award for their untiring support of children with additional...

Date Online: 01/10/2013

Friends of Royal Oldham Hospital

The Royal Oldham Hospital League of Friends, led by current chairman Anne Morris, has been nominated for a Pride in...

Date Online: 01/10/2013

Hospital shop staff offer a friendly face

CARING workers at the Royal Oldham Hospital Shop are delighted after being told that they have been nominated for a...

Date Online: 01/10/2013

Hard-working PCSOs a hit

“Committed, understanding, involved and respectful”. These are the words used to describe PCSOs Joanna Haigh and Anna Pun, who have...

Date Online: 01/10/2013

Judith canít stop charity fundraising

A CHAMPION fundraiser who has collected thousands of pounds for charity in almost a decade has been nominated for a...

Date Online: 01/10/2013

ĎI love working with the kidsí

A DEDICATED youth worker has been nominated for a Pride in Oldham award for her inspirational approach to her work....

Date Online: 01/10/2013

Finding jobs is a work in progress for club

A HOLLINWOOD work club has been nominated for Pride in Oldham award after it helped 50 people into work —...

Date Online: 01/10/2013

Stellar charity work by octogenarian Stella

AN octogenarian, whose poverty-stricken childhood inspired her to help underprivileged children around the world, has been nominated for a Pride...

Date Online: 01/10/2013

Ian will bowl you over with his enthusiasm

A LOVE of the game of bowls and a commitment to teach it to a new generation has helped one...

Date Online: 01/10/2013

Doctor is just what patients ordered!

EXEMPLARY patient care is behind a Hollinwood doctor being nominated for a Pride in Oldham award. Elzbieta Klimko (45), of...

Date Online: 01/10/2013

Caring Kim so committed

A SOCIAL worker has been nominated for a Pride in Oldham award for going above and beyond the call of...

Date Online: 01/10/2013