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Racing tips

Selections for tomorrow's meetings are...

Date Online: 18/05/2016

‘Inadequate’

A GP Surgery has been placed in special measures after an inspection by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) found it...

Date Online: 17/05/2016

Council chiefs shelve school revamp plans

PLANS to rebuild Greenfield Primary School have been put on hold because of insufficient consultation by education chiefs. Oldham Council is...

Date Online: 17/05/2016

Colleges could merge in education shake-up

OLDHAM, Tameside and Stockport Colleges could merge as part of a shake-up of further education in the region. Oldham College has...

Date Online: 17/05/2016

Just the business for town’s needs

SUPERB customer service has been recognised at the Oldham Town Centre Business Awards. Organised by Oldham Council and the Town Centre...

Date Online: 17/05/2016

Football legend meets budding young stars

FOOTBALL legend Paul Scholes led a coaching masterclass to launch a programme of summer fun and activities at the Mahdlo...

Date Online: 17/05/2016

Runners lace up their race shoes

THE first of this year’s series of Milltown to Moors races took place at Alexandra Park on Sunday. The day featured...

Date Online: 17/05/2016

Come Fly With Me

OLDHAM CHRONICLE Managing Editor DAVID WHALEY joined ‘Oldham on Tour’ at the weekend as they took to the skies for...

Date Online: 17/05/2016

Thanks from Greens chief

IN THE same week it was announced that she would be stepping down as Green Party leader, Natalie Bennett was...

Date Online: 17/05/2016

Plea over man

POLICE are appealing for help from the public to trace a missing Gateshead man who set off on a walk...

Date Online: 17/05/2016

Calls to improve stroke services

A CHARITY is calling on the Government to commit to a new stroke strategy after a new survey revealed that...

Date Online: 17/05/2016

We’ve got the Edge...

THE latest spring-summer edition of Oldham Business Edge magazine has just been published and is free to subscribers. The quarterly magazine...

Date Online: 17/05/2016

Shooting for a top-six finish

ATHLETIC director Barry Owen is confident that manager John Sheridan will stick with the club this summer, and push them...

Date Online: 17/05/2016

Asbestos link to teacher’s death

THE family of a former teacher who died of cancer caused by exposure to asbestos believe he inhaled the toxic...

Date Online: 17/05/2016

Oldham’s relief as forward is reprieved

FOR the second time in a month Oldham forward Gary Middlehurst has received good news from the Rugby Football League’s...

Date Online: 17/05/2016

It’s wall-to-wall ska

CRACK tribute act the Manchester Ska Foundation are gearing up for arguably the band’s biggest ever gig this summer. Fronted by...

Date Online: 17/05/2016

Football trials for tradesmen

TRADESMEN have the chance to win a month-long trial at Athletic, thanks to a new competition. Fiat Professional, an official partner...

Date Online: 17/05/2016

Club will get you back in the game

‘BACK to hockey’ coaching sessions are under way at the Failsworth Sports Campus, Brierley Avenue. Organised by Oldham Ladies Hockey Club,...

Date Online: 17/05/2016

Injuries hampered Blues as their title bid faltered

OVERALL many Manchester City fans will probably say that the 2015-16 campaign was a disappointing one. However, despite not being able to...

Date Online: 17/05/2016

Mata vows not to give up the fight

JUAN Mata admits Manchester United go into their rearranged final Barclays Premier League game with a bad taste in their...

Date Online: 17/05/2016

Pelle gets set for life after City

MANUEL Pellegrini has hinted he would be happy to stay in the Barclays Premier League as he starts preparing for...

Date Online: 17/05/2016

Racing tips

Selections for tomorrow's meetings are...

Date Online: 17/05/2016

Family’s fight for tragic mum

THE family of a mum who died two days after a Caesarian section at the Royal Oldham Hospital have rejected...

Date Online: 16/05/2016

The Whit-SUN-tide walks

OLDHAM’S rich tradition of Whit Walks and music was superbly highlighted yesterday with numerous events on a day of fine...

Date Online: 16/05/2016

GMP suspends top policewoman

A TOP policewoman has been suspended by Greater Manchester Police after allegedly exposing her breasts in a row with another...

Date Online: 16/05/2016

Fraud trial boss changes his pleas to guilty

THE TRIAL of a trusted hospital boss who stole from his NHS employers was dramatically halted after he switched his...

Date Online: 16/05/2016

Council leader in cabinet reshuffle

OLDHAM council leader Jean Stretton has taken on a portfolio of additional responsibilities as part of her first cabinet reshuffle. Councillor...

Date Online: 16/05/2016

Lib Dems appoint top brass

OLDHAM Liberal Democrats have reaffirmed the appointment, unanimously and unopposed, of Councillor Howard Sykes as their leader and Councillor John...

Date Online: 16/05/2016

Star student scoops prestigious prize

AN OUTSTANDING Failsworth student has scooped Abbey College Manchester’s prestigious Jane Barraclough award. Zulikhat Shavaeva (19) was presented with the gong...

Date Online: 16/05/2016

Labour MP questions City bias

OLDHAM MP Jim McMahon has asked why – in a digital age – all major charities and campaign organisations are...

Date Online: 16/05/2016