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367 Article(s) Found

‘I love our borough and want to give back’

MARIAM Waseem is a tireless and motivated young woman who can not give enough to her community. At the age of...

Date Online: 15/08/2014

Sam overcomes her demons to help others

Until five years ago Sam Bradshaw was a housewife and a mother-of-four overcoming problems in her personal life. Now, she is...

Date Online: 15/08/2014

Model pupil who just likes helping

ACCORDING to her head teacher, Rebecca Rees never rests, she is extremely committed to her work in school and spends...

Date Online: 15/08/2014

Teenager is a model pupil and tireless charity worker

CONSIDERATE, caring and responsible Eleanna Damianou is a committed pupil and giving citizen. The 14-year-old Blue Coat school pupil finished this...

Date Online: 12/08/2014

I love playing netball, says talented Alice

AN Oldham netball sensation was selected for the England national team at the age of 17. Alice Travis (now 18) was...

Date Online: 12/08/2014

Caring Carole-Anne is a hit with elderly residents

WHEN elderly residents at Aster House have a problem, they know Carole-Anne Lawton is always there to help. And Carole-Anne’s efforts...

Date Online: 12/08/2014

Bharti tireless as campaigner for the deaf

A WOMAN who refuses to allow her disability to get in the way of living life to the full has...

Date Online: 08/08/2014

Smiling Emma an inspiration

INSPIRATIONAL Emma Hall, who was diagnosed with a growth-halting brain tumour three years ago, has refused to let her condition...

Date Online: 08/08/2014

Campaigning Christina unites her community

A COMMUNITY figure has been nominated for a Pride in Oldham award for her work as chairman of the Foxdenton...

Date Online: 01/08/2014

Kind-heart Kevin is the wheel deal

KIND-HEARTED Kevin Lanham has spent the past three years helping people with disabilities and additional needs to learn to ride...

Date Online: 01/08/2014

Smell of success for young tycoons

ENTREPRENEURIAL students know the sweet smell of success after being nominated for a Pride in Oldham award. Sweet Course Candle, the...

Date Online: 29/07/2014

Football dads to the rescue

DEDICATED volunteers have been nominated for a Pride in Oldham award after guiding their daughters’ football team to a cup...

Date Online: 29/07/2014

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 that’s 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 Kadria’s 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