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Punchard's pride at Ashes call-up

JOHN Punchard boasts a long list of achievements on the local cricket scene - but they've all been topped by...

Date Online: 15/06/2017

Jones not fazed by arrival of Lindelof

ENGLAND defender Phil Jones is not feeling threatened by Victor Lindelof's arrival at Manchester United. Jones had another injury-disrupted season at...

Date Online: 15/06/2017

Pupils dig in to create a green haven

PUPILS have transformed a derelict area formerly littered with syringes, settees, fridges and other bulky waste into a community garden. Staff,...

Date Online: 14/06/2017

Ella swims to aid victims

A SWIMMER took the plunge to make miles of difference for Manchester's terror attack victims. Oldham Aquatics' star Ella Bergin-Williams (15)...

Date Online: 14/06/2017

Racing tips

Selections for tomorrow's meetings...

Date Online: 14/06/2017

Bee symbol is recreated with flowers

A BUNCH of gardeners have created an amazing buzz in Chadderton. The Oldham Council staff have been busy making heartfelt floral...

Date Online: 14/06/2017

Veteran gets forgetful in 'brilliant' new play

VETERAN actor Kenneth Alan Taylor has rarely been as exited - and daunted - by a role than the title...

Date Online: 14/06/2017

We're laughing all the way to college

WHAT do you get when you cross stand-up comedy and a motivational talk? A lot of laughter was the answer when...

Date Online: 14/06/2017

Inspiration honour for spinal operation boy

A SCHOOLBOY from Oldham was rewarded for inspiring others with his bravery in the face of a major spinal operation. Real-life...

Date Online: 14/06/2017

Woman accused of 'tram murder'

A CHADDERTON woman cried as she appeared in court charged with murder after a man died when he was struck...

Date Online: 14/06/2017

Rambling on at blues festival's musical tour

IF you're down in the dumps why not chase the blues away with a musical tour of Diggle this weekend. A...

Date Online: 14/06/2017

Chance to view cancer centre

VISITORS at Oldham's brand new cancer care centre Maggie's Oldham have been getting a first glimpse inside and finding out...

Date Online: 14/06/2017

Masterclasses from soccer star Scholes

FOOTBALL legend Paul Scholes was on the ball when he paid a visit to Mahdlo Youth Zone. The former Manchester United...

Date Online: 14/06/2017

Superheroes on the run

SPIDERMAN, Batgirl and the Avengers showed even superheroes enjoy a run as they joined in with the Alexandra junior parkrun...

Date Online: 14/06/2017

Street-fight mum escapes jail

A DRUNKEN mum viciously assaulted two people when she lost all self control during a street row after a night...

Date Online: 14/06/2017

Room for an 11m boost

LEISURE industry refurbishment contractor Medlock FRB has landed projects worth more than £11 million to build and fit-out Premier Inn...

Date Online: 14/06/2017

Road writer is on the right route to debate

BREXIT-linked issues and attitudes, and the future of towns such as Oldham, will be discussed by experts including author David...

Date Online: 14/06/2017

A camp and colourful caper

LA CAGE AUX FOLLES (Lowry, to Saturday) THIS Jerry Herman/Harvey Fierstein musical has rarely been my cup of tea in the past,...

Date Online: 14/06/2017

Have belief - Sheridan

MINDSET and belief could play a major role if Athletic are to make more great strides under John Sheridan next...

Date Online: 14/06/2017

Back at the helm

NORMAL service will be resumed at Bower Fold on Sunday when Scott Naylor takes full command of Oldham again after...

Date Online: 14/06/2017

Splash glory for Mills Hill

THE talented team from Mills Hill emerged victorious at a splashing Years Three and Four water polo tournament at Oldham...

Date Online: 14/06/2017

New dad hungry for title glory

KNOCK-OUT specialist Mark Heffron has revealed that the recent birth of his first child has made him even more hungry...

Date Online: 14/06/2017

Griezmann signs up

ANTOINE Griezmann apologised for any misunderstanding his comments about his future may have caused in recent months after extending his...

Date Online: 14/06/2017

Duo are in demand

SEVILLA president Jose Castro says they are working hard to try and sign Manchester City striker Nolito and his former...

Date Online: 14/06/2017

Seagulls provide first test

NEWLY-PROMOTED Brighton provide Manchester City with their opening-day test in the 2017-18 Premier League season. Chris Hughton's Seagulls, who finished second...

Date Online: 14/06/2017

Death of Gordon Lawton

ATHLETIC legend Gordon Lawton has died, aged 63. Lawton, the club's football secretary, started work at Boundary Park in 1986 when...

Date Online: 14/06/2017

Oldham woman on 'tram-push' murder charge

AN Oldham woman has been charged with murder after a man was allegedly pushed into a moving tram in...

Date Online: 13/06/2017

Cool in a crisis

A SURGEON who was called to aid victims at hospital on the night of the Manchester bombing has spoken for...

Date Online: 13/06/2017

Weighty matters for dad, daughter

A DAD and his daughter are gearing up to represent the country at the highest level as they showcase their...

Date Online: 13/06/2017

Tributes to death probe Corinne

Detectives investigating the death of a woman in Oldham have arrested two men on suspicion of murder and detained a...

Date Online: 13/06/2017