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Rifle find their range

FOOTBALL: RYAN Hobin was among the goals again for Rifle Range ‘A’ in their Midas Plumbing and Heating Oldham Sunday...

Date Online: 14/03/2014

Avro’s derby joy

Avro 3, Springhead 1 FOOTBALL: THREE goals in the opening 15 minutes set Avro on the road to victory against...

Date Online: 14/03/2014

Perfect Pete bags brace of victories

Angling: MAGGOT and groundbait helped Pete Johnson clinch the Old Hough open on Upper Benbo Lake. Fishing down the track...

Date Online: 14/03/2014

Forum meets

SHAW and Crompton Community Forum takes place at Crompton Library, Farrow Street East, Shaw, on Tuesday, March 18, from 6pm....

Date Online: 14/03/2014

Scrap yard fears over site green light

Oldham Council Planning Committee CONCERNED residents lost their battle to halt plans for a scrap yard next door to a...

Date Online: 14/03/2014

College final-phase approval

Oldham Council Planning Committee THE final phase of Oldham College’s £25million regeneration masterplan - a new three-storey extension - was...

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Council defends its pothole response

COUNCIL chiefs have assured residents they are working to solve Oldham’s pothole menace. Failsworth resident Eric Smith says he has...

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McMahon upbeat despite awards disappointment

OLDHAM Council missed out on prizes at the Local Government Chronicle awards last night. But local authority chiefs were pleased...

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Let’s sort out snail-pace internet link

FIRMS at a business park hampered by slow internet connections are to meet Oldham Council’s deputy leader to discuss who...

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On the ball

ACT fast to get a ticket for a Swing Spring Ball, featuring David James and the Big Shot Orchestra, on...

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Adding things up

THE FRIDAY THING: EDUCATION, or maybe the lack of it, is on the agenda as a team of 60 teachers...

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Signs of confusion over free parking

OLDHAM’S Liberal Democrat leader has demanded an urgent review into signs promoting free weekend town-centre car parking. Howard Sykes says...

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Jobless figures not all they seem..

Michael Meacher has accused the Government of “fiddling” unemployment figures. The Oldham West and Royton MP said the recent fall...

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New law protects children

A POWER to allow senior police or council officers to temporarily close premises where they suspect children are being sexually...

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Costigan honour at captain’s role

CRICKET: CROMPTON and Royton’s new captain Steve Costigan has made rapid strides since joining his club four years ago. He...

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Hamilton in pole position to land title

SPORTS BETTING: THE new Formula One season gets under way in Australia this weekend and, if you believe what rivals...

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Junior title joy for ace Joshua

JOSHUA Cooper kept the home flag flying in a top junior event at Oldham Snooker Academy. The tournament attracted 20...

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Hannah’s on a high with rowing success

ROWING:  SHAW starlet Hannah Lowe has been crowned the English indoor rowing champion after winning the women’s junior 13 age group...

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Oldham on track for title repeat

NETBALL: REIGNING Premier League One champions Oldham took a massive step to retaining their crown by defeating nearest rivals The...

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Half-time changes make the difference

NETBALL: MANCHESTER Thunder made it six wins on the bounce in the Zeo Superleague with a clinical 65-35 victory at...

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Problem shared

FIND out more about prostate and renal disease at South Chadderton Methodist Church, Thompson Lane, Chadderton, tomorrow from 6.30pm. Speakers...

Date Online: 14/03/2014

Oyez, oyez . . . it’s celebration time

Shaw marks 150 years since historic occasion ONE hundred and fifty years of local government in Shaw and Crompton has...

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£2.2m for Blue Coat’s high-tech classes

WORK is underway on a £2.2million extension at Blue Coat school. Funded by Oldham Council and the school’s academy, the...

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Probe into blaze that left man injured

INVESTIGATIONS continue into the cause of a fire in an antiques warehouse that left a 69-year-old man in hospital. Fire...

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Joint effort to find adoptive families

OLDHAM Council has joined 21 other local councils across the region to encourage people to adopt during the first North-West...

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Bulldogs ready to snarl again

NEW Fitton Hill Bulldogs head coach Mick Martindale is hoping to draw on local community spirit as he bids to...

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Latics poorer for revolving door

THE main door at Boundary Park could probably do with some fresh oil, given that a dozen players have made...

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When you wish upon two stars!

A BRAVE teenager who battled a brain tumour that stopped her growing has been given a perfect pick-me-up: a meeting...

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Boy labelled overweight - despite strict diet

A FURIOUS mum has blasted the health service after she was told her four-year-old is heading for obesity — even...

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Montano and mates ‘took turns’

A woman who claims she was raped by a former Oldham Athletic star and his two mates told her best...

Date Online: 14/03/2014