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Alzheimerís help

THE Alzheimerís Society and Pennine Care NHS Foundation Trust holds a drop-in session on the fourth Thursday of every month...

Date Online: 24/04/2015

Social club calls time

A STRUGGLING social club is to close at the end of May. Stanley Road Sports and Social Club had said it...

Date Online: 24/04/2015

Chef Simon in final three

HE has dyed John Torode’s mouth green and left Gregg Wallace looking slightly silly after a tussle with an exploding...

Date Online: 23/04/2015

Crime victim seeks good Samaritan

An elderly woman is hoping to find the good samaritan who helped to catch the mugger who had attacked her. A...

Date Online: 23/04/2015

Manís chilling rape and abuse charges - against his girlfriend

SICKENING pictures of injuries allegedly inflicted by a torturer and rapist on his own girlfriend were found stored on his...

Date Online: 22/04/2015

Simonís dish was lick-the-plate brilliant

GREG Wallace told him his dish was “lick the plate brilliant” and John Torode said it was “exceptional” - two...

Date Online: 21/04/2015

Grandma was my inspiration, says MasterChef finalist

MasterChef finalist Simon Wood has revealed his greatest food inspiration was his gran! Simon told the Chronicle his love of food...

Date Online: 20/04/2015

School visit

FORMER Labour education secretary Baroness Estelle Morris will visit North Chadderton School, Chadderton Hall Road, on Monday, April 20. Oldham Youth...

Date Online: 17/04/2015

MasterChef Simon arrows in on title

Superchef Simon Wood could see his cooking career take off after jetting through another round of “Masterchef” with a “Red...

Date Online: 14/04/2015

Semi-final place for Simon

A SEABASS and garlic king prawn dish won Chadderton chef Simon Wood a place in the semi-finals of Masterchef. Simon (38),...

Date Online: 13/04/2015

Latest plans

PLANNING applications have been submitted for extensions at 25 Whitegate End Road, 26 Cairnwell Road, 141 Broadway and 9 Vorlich...

Date Online: 10/04/2015

Charityís windfall will make a big difference

A CHADDERTON charity that supports children with Down’s Syndrome has been given a £16,670 boost by First Choice Homes staff. FCHO...

Date Online: 10/04/2015

Candidates revealed in race for ballot box

A TOTAL of 100 candidates are fighting for 20 Oldham Council seats, it was revealed yesterday. Labour, the Liberal Democrats, the...

Date Online: 10/04/2015

So, who will get your vote?

Here is a list of all the candidates submitted for the council elections this...

Date Online: 10/04/2015

Girl, 10, injured in dog attack

A FATHER has praised a passer-by who rescued his 10-year-old daughter when she was attacked by a dog in Chadderton. Franchesca...

Date Online: 10/04/2015

Man, 67, denies indecency charges

A CHADDERTON man is to appear before crown court later this month facing historic charges of gross indecency involving an...

Date Online: 10/04/2015

Widowís £1m quest

A vow to raise £1 million to help sufferers of a terrible illness were the last words of a heartbroken...

Date Online: 09/04/2015

Fury as guide dog refused shop entry

A BLIND man was “devastated and embarrassed” when his guide dog was refused entry into Chadderton Post Office. As Craig Roberts...

Date Online: 08/04/2015

Homes suffer blackout

HUNDREDS of homes in Oldham were left in the dark for several hours yesterday after a power cut affected several...

Date Online: 03/04/2015

Net gain

THE Year 8 netball team from Newman College, Broadway, won a tournament at Boreatton Park, Shropshire, organised by the educational...

Date Online: 03/04/2015

Club Ďin ruiní but events go on

PEOPLE are being urged to support a social club which is in “financial ruin”. The steward and caretaker manager of Stanley...

Date Online: 03/04/2015

Hunt for driver after boy breaks leg

A DESPERATE dad is appealing for information after his six-year-old son was left with a broken leg in a hit-and-run...

Date Online: 03/04/2015

Your Chronicle delivers for Oldham

Itís all about Oldham! WHEN it comes to bringing you the Oldham news, sport and advertising - your Oldham Evening Chronicle...

Date Online: 01/04/2015

Charity ball raises £10,000

RUGBY league legend Barrie McDermott was among the guests at Kingfisher Schoolís ninth annual charity ball. Nearly 170 people attended the...

Date Online: 31/03/2015

Kids Camp

BEAT the holiday boredom this half term with the Kids Camp at Radclyffe Athletics Centre, Hunt Lane, for six to...

Date Online: 27/03/2015

Walking tall

A CHADDERTON woman has become a medical rendsetter after having a pioneering “designer” knee replacement. Accounts manager Barbara Chapman (63) is...

Date Online: 26/03/2015

Boy, 6, in hit-run horror

POLICE are appealing for witnesses after a six-year-old boy suffered a broken leg when he was knocked down in a...

Date Online: 26/03/2015

Man jailed over child images

A MAN has been sentenced to 15 months in prison for possessing and distributing indecent images of a child. Anthony Pennington...

Date Online: 26/03/2015

HGVs go off-Broadway

IMPROVED signs will hopefully help reduce the impact of lorries on the busy Chadderton Broadway route between Manchester Road and...

Date Online: 26/03/2015

Itís take-off for new skate park

A WHEELY good time was the order of the day in Chadderton as riders celebrated the opening of a new...

Date Online: 24/03/2015