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Suranne in line for award

Oldham TV favourite Suranne Jones is up for an award in this month’s prestigious National Television Awards. Chadderton-born Suranne is nominated...

Date Online: 05/01/2016

Imran helps fill the gap in dental care

A DENTIST from Oldham is on a mission to help bring a smile to faces in Kashmir. Imran Asghar, from Glodwick,...

Date Online: 05/01/2016

Happy families

FORMER Chronicle reporter Janice Barker’s new grandson Felix is one in more than five million IVF babies born in the...

Date Online: 05/01/2016

Celebration procession

HUNDREDS of Muslims took to the streets of Oldham on Sunday to celebrate the birthday of the Islamic prophet Muhammad....

Date Online: 05/01/2016

Hotbed of talent

MUSIC EXTRA: SO, it’s been a truly memorable first full year for me in the music hot-seat at the Chronicle. There...

Date Online: 05/01/2016

Wall charted

THE Failsworth Historical Society resumes its meetings following the festive break from 7pm tomorrow at the Broadbent Luncheon Club on...

Date Online: 05/01/2016

Corney flies in for crunch talks

SIMON Corney flew in to head a board meeting at Athletic today - at which the performance of the team...

Date Online: 05/01/2016

Naylorís total commitment

SCOTT Naylor plans to use all his 21 contracted players in Sunday’s first of three warm-up games at Keighley Cougars. “It...

Date Online: 05/01/2016

Manager discord in the season of good will

AT THE start of a new year, Athletic are faced with the problem of trying to climb out of the...

Date Online: 05/01/2016

Keithís Tips

Chronicle racing correspondent Keith McHugh’s selections for tomorrow’s cards KEMPTON 4.10 Silver Lining 4.40 Autumn Blossom 5.10 Exalted 5.40 Bartok 6.10 Cahill 6.40 Mac’s Power 7.10 Emperors...

Date Online: 05/01/2016

JW Lees Pennine Cricket League fixtures for 2016

THIS season’s Readers Inter-League Trophy for seniors will be played under a new format. Six teams have been split into two...

Date Online: 05/01/2016

Three of a kind!

Martial Arts: IN sporting families, it’s usually sons and daughters who follow in their parents’ footsteps. The O’Connor clan, from Hathershaw,...

Date Online: 05/01/2016

Sir Cliff gig and a cup final in one weekend

The Manchester City roving reporter and former Latics star writes every week for Chron Sport THE two late goals that won...

Date Online: 05/01/2016

Martinís key role as Dogs edge it

WATERLOO stepped up their challenge to retain the Inbev Winter Bowling League Division One title with a 9-2 victory over...

Date Online: 05/01/2016

Wonder drug breakthrough for little Amalia

IT was a new year and a new lease of life for three-year-old Amalia Amer, who has been told wonder...

Date Online: 04/01/2016

Nappy New Year!

GORGEOUS Emelie Beau Heyes made history when she was the first baby to be born in the North-West in 2016. Proud...

Date Online: 04/01/2016

Royal medal for officer who brought calm after chaos

A RETIRED policeman who helped to rebuild the community’s confidence in the force after the Oldham riots has received a...

Date Online: 04/01/2016

Spine racers have backbone to finish

SIX daring volunteers are launching the New Year with a gruelling quest — taking on the inaugural Mountain Rescue “Spine...

Date Online: 04/01/2016

Great lengths to keep alive bathsí history

Times change and we need to move on says Councillor Steven Bashforth in reply to criticism over the demolition of...

Date Online: 04/01/2016

Felix is the catís whiskers

A FURRY Oldham care home companion is the cat that got the cream after winning a national award. Fourteen-year-old Felix is...

Date Online: 04/01/2016

Flood heroes praised

GREATER Manchester’s interim mayor and Police and Crime Commissioner Tony Lloyd has praised those who spent the festive season helping...

Date Online: 04/01/2016

Simon turns his love of wine into print

A DOBCROSS man who turned to the bottle to uncork a new career for himself is celebrating the launch of...

Date Online: 04/01/2016

Oldham workers in pay dismay

PAY in Oldham is the eighth hardest-hit in the North West — with the real value of average earnings having...

Date Online: 04/01/2016

Health chief in quality pledge

A NEW Year pledge to improve quality for patients has been made by the Pennine Acute NHS Trust. The trust, which...

Date Online: 04/01/2016

Bus travel prices maintained

First Manchester has announced a limited offer ticket discount in a bid to attract new customers. The firm is offering 12...

Date Online: 04/01/2016

Cricket AGM

THE bowling section of Royton Cricket Club will be holding its annual general meeting at the club on Bransdale Avenue,...

Date Online: 04/01/2016

Dunn looks for answers

DAVID Dunn is set for talks with Athletic’s board this week as he attempts to reshuffle the squad and lift...

Date Online: 04/01/2016

Not even Sir Alex could cut out errors - Dunn

Ahead of discussions with the Athletic board, boss David Dunn stated his belief that no manager in the game could...

Date Online: 04/01/2016

Calamity Cornell

Athletic 1, Colchester1 IF this season was already turning into a nightmare, someone has just pressed the snooze button. For Athletic, there...

Date Online: 04/01/2016

Manager Dunnís post-match view

...ON the draw with lowly Colchester... “As you can imagine, I am very disappointed. Every week it’s the same old...

Date Online: 04/01/2016