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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

Food to dye for!

HIS beetroot and chocolate ice cream might not have had the judges rooting for him, but Simon Wood’s other delectable...

Date Online: 24/03/2015

Going Gothic

YEAR 7 pupils from Newman College, Broadway, took part in a gothic creative writing workshop at John Rylands Library in...

Date Online: 20/03/2015

Stabbing: woman in court

A WOMAN arrested on suspicion of assault on Tuesday has been charged. Vicky Brierley (32), of no fixed abode, was arrested...

Date Online: 19/03/2015

From little chef to MasterChef

A CHADDERTON cook is about to face the toughest culinary call of his life: pleasing the palates of TV’s John...

Date Online: 18/03/2015

Library visit

YEAR 13 English language pupils from North Chadderton School enjoyed a visit to the newly-refurbished Central Library and the historic...

Date Online: 13/03/2015

Slimmers see the lighter side of life

CHADDERTON slimmers donned their onesies to raise cash — and a few smiles — for Comic Relief. The group meets at...

Date Online: 13/03/2015

Hell to pay as church charity box is stolen

CHADDERTON residents have taken to social media to slam thieves who broke into a church and stole a Help For...

Date Online: 11/03/2015

Witness plea as woman killed by lorry

POLICE are looking for witnesses after an elderly woman was knocked down and killed by a lorry in Chadderton on...

Date Online: 09/03/2015

Proud Northerner celebrates her 100th birthday

PROUD Margaret Lees celebrates her 100th birthday today, surrounded by family and friends. Mrs Lees lives in Chadderton Total Care nursing...

Date Online: 09/03/2015

Old as brass

AN OLDHAM brass band has done its maths and reckons it night be the oldest and most experienced group in...

Date Online: 06/03/2015

Ericís legacy

A KIND-HEARTED Chadderton man who helped to raise more than £27,000 for fellow sufferers of a debilitating neurological condition has...

Date Online: 05/03/2015

Tears as tot gets stuck on tram

A crying toddler was left alone on a tram when her mother ran to avoid ticket inspectors. The woman reportedly left...

Date Online: 04/03/2015

Final curtain for derelict mill

AN ABANDONED mill that has been an eyesore and magnet for vandals for more than 20 years could finally be...

Date Online: 04/03/2015

Parentsí evening

THE Radclyffe School holds its Year 10 parents evening at 6pm tomorrow. The Hunt Lane secondary is also collecting Sainsbury’s...

Date Online: 04/03/2015

Violence and abuse reach danger level outside school

IRRESPONSIBLE parents and unruly pupils are making life hell for desperate residents living near Chadderton’s Radclyffe School One family last week...

Date Online: 03/03/2015

Doctor lied over home visit

A GRIEVING family yesterday discovered a doctor lied to his bosses about visiting their home to see their sick baby,...

Date Online: 03/03/2015

Mixed reception for park plan

OPINION was divided as residents shared their ideas to help create a new linear park as a part of the...

Date Online: 27/02/2015

Chirpy centenarian Sally bows out with a smile

ONE half of Oldham’s oldest couple has died at the age of 100. Sarah “Sally” Littlewood (nee Burton) died peacefully in...

Date Online: 25/02/2015

Have your say on Foxdenton

THE public can have their say on plans for a 20-acre park between Broadway and Foxdenton Lane as part of...

Date Online: 25/02/2015

Your say will shape look of new park

Local people are being encouraged to offer ideas to help create a new linear park as a part of the...

Date Online: 24/02/2015

Family views tributes to tragic Rashid

THE family of teenager Rashid Hussain has visited his school to read moving tributes in a books of condolence. Books have...

Date Online: 24/02/2015

Half-term fun

CIRCUS skills, arts, crafts and games are just some of the free activities taking place for children in Chadderton Hall...

Date Online: 20/02/2015

Operation Hope for smiling Charlotte

CHEEKY Charlotte Roberts wants to be able to walk, dance and have fun with her friends at school — just...

Date Online: 16/02/2015

Road closure

MIDDLETON Road will be closed between Broadway and Edward Street for up to seven days from Monday to repair a...

Date Online: 13/02/2015