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Latics held by Walsall

ATHLETIC 0, WALSALL 0 Athletic opened the half well and forced the visitors into some last-ditch clearances. Rico Henry had to be...

Date Online: 13/08/2016

Inadequate

URGENT improvements are needed at the Royal Oldham after the Care Quality Commission rated the hospital and Pennine Acute Hospitals...

Date Online: 12/08/2016

Bakery closes after more than 55 years

A TRADITIONAL bakery which has been in the heart of the Watersheddings community for more than 55 years has closed...

Date Online: 12/08/2016

Louise's artwork impresses panel

AN OLDHAM-BORN artist has won a place on a mentorship scheme after impressing judges with her artistic flair. TransPennine Express...

Date Online: 12/08/2016

Make use of the digital world with free library day

OLDHAM Library is staging a Smart Ageing event to educate people in how to use digital technologies. The event is...

Date Online: 12/08/2016

Cyclist hit with plank of wood

A WOMAN says she was left badly shaken after she was assaulted in Chadderton. Cheryl Williams (46) was on Martha Street,...

Date Online: 12/08/2016

Youngsters' roaring time with art fun

CHILDREN usually run away from monsters, but this group turned themselves into scary creatures for the day. Using recycled materials, the...

Date Online: 12/08/2016

My compliments to the chefs

COOKING can be a daunting task but it can also be fun when done as part of a team. ...

Date Online: 12/08/2016

Better help for Muslim workers

TARGETED support must be introduced to help tackle employment inequalities faced by Muslims in the UK, MPs have said. A new...

Date Online: 12/08/2016

HEARTLESS

HEARTLESS vandals have destroyed a play area which only opened two months ago in the latest of a string of...

Date Online: 11/08/2016

Man of Iron Matt is up for the challenge

MULTIPLE Sclerosis (MS) has not deterred an Oldham man from pushing his body to the limit in an effort to...

Date Online: 11/08/2016

Firm fined for not paying staff the minimum wage

TWO Oldham bosses and the company they ran have been fined a total of £5,000 for repeatedly obstructing HM Revenue...

Date Online: 11/08/2016

Drug driving crash probe

THREE people were taken to hospital with minor injuries following a car crash in Chadderton in which a 24-year-old man...

Date Online: 11/08/2016

Before the courts

PAUL DONNELLY (50), of Oldham Road, Failsworth, was given an 18-month conditional discharge for theft. ANDREW MURPHY (25), of Charlbury...

Date Online: 11/08/2016

Adam's dream comes true

A ROYTON youngster had the experience of a lifetime when he walked out at Wembley on Sunday as a Manchester...

Date Online: 11/08/2016

No bad luck at couple's 13th garage sale

THIRTEEN proved a lucky number for garage sale organisers Roy and Iris Last. The Chadderton couple made around £1,800 at their...

Date Online: 11/08/2016

Help find missing Curtis

POLICE are growing increasingly concerned for a man from Tameside who was last seen on board a ferry heading to...

Date Online: 11/08/2016

House fire

FIREFIGHTERS were called to a house fire in Clarksfield in the early hours of this morning. Crews from Oldham and Chadderton...

Date Online: 11/08/2016

Burnham wins race to becomeLabour's candidate

ANDY BURNHAM has won the battle to be Labour candidate for the mayor of Greater Manchester. The shadow home secretary said...

Date Online: 10/08/2016

Feeling drained

A PENSIONER has had sewage running around her house and garden for four months ­- despite complaints made to Oldham...

Date Online: 10/08/2016

Explosion victim loses his fight for life

A MAN has died following a fire and explosion which destroyed a house in Ashton yesterday. Three members of the family...

Date Online: 10/08/2016

Mayor wishes scouts bon voyage

THE mayor waved off a group of scouts and cubs as they embarked on an adventure holiday to France. Councillor Derek...

Date Online: 10/08/2016

Settee set alight

A SOFA was deliberately set on fire in a Clarksfield street. The discarded furniture in Erith Road, off Cranbrook Street, also...

Date Online: 10/08/2016

Rising star Malique lands Hollyoaks role

A TEENAGER from Hollinwood is rubbing shoulders with the stars as he secures his debut role in Hollyoaks. Malique Thompson-Dwyer (18),...

Date Online: 10/08/2016

Boy, 10, hit in car crash

A 10-YEAR-OLD boy is in a serious but stable condition after being involved in a collision in Rochdale on Monday...

Date Online: 10/08/2016

Police plea on firearms incidents

POLICE are appealing for information following three firearms incidents in North Manchester. At around 11.20pm on Sunday, police received several reports...

Date Online: 10/08/2016

Drivers in firing line over parking

COMPLAINTS have been made to Oldham Council over a vehicle parked "illegally" and "dangerously" in the town centre. The Mini Cooper...

Date Online: 10/08/2016

Body found

THE body of a young woman has been found on a path off Armit Road, Greenfield, police revealed today. There...

Date Online: 10/08/2016

Law wins it for Latics

ATHLETIC 2, WIGAN 1 JOSH Law struck a late winner as Athletic earned the scalp of Championship side Wigan. The full-back played...

Date Online: 09/08/2016

Blast escape

SIX casualties were taken to hospital after a major explosion ripped through a house in Ashton this morning. One person is...

Date Online: 09/08/2016