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Delayed £9m school is up and running

A NEW school hit by building delays opened today, three weeks late. Construction has been completed on the £9 million GM...

Date Online: 23/09/2014

Mossley in action

FOOTBALL: MOSSLEY are in Evo-Stik League Division One North action tonight when they bid to extend their winning streak to...

Date Online: 23/09/2014

Keith’s Tips

Chronicle racing correspondent Keith McHugh’s selections from tomorrow’s cards KEMPTON 5.50 Chevallier 6.20 Chicago Bere 6.50 Quaintrelle 7.20 Father Stone 7.50 Sky Steps 8.20 Cousin Khee 8.50...

Date Online: 23/09/2014

Hamilton hails ‘fantastic’ Roughyeds

CHRIS Hamilton has paid tribute to his club’s players, coaches and backroom staff for producing a “fantastic” performance at York. The...

Date Online: 22/09/2014

Latics step up striker search

ATHLETIC’S hunt for a striker continues following Saturday’s frustrating goalless draw at Notts County. The visitors to Meadow Lane looked rock-solid...

Date Online: 22/09/2014

Next stop Headingley for Roughyeds

YORK 12, OLDHAM 31 A PLAY-OFF performance that was polished to perfection — well, almost — pushed Oldham to within 80...

Date Online: 22/09/2014

The most complete effort in my two years at the club — Naylor

QUALITY with a capital Q from first minute to last. That’s how Scott Naylor summed up his side’s 31-12 win at...

Date Online: 22/09/2014

On the right track

ATHLETIC assistant boss Tommy Wright admitted players and management were frustrated after their goalless draw at stuttering Notts County. Manager Lee...

Date Online: 22/09/2014

Surge blast destroys appliances

TERRIFIED pensioners were shocked when a huge power surge blew out lights and appliances in their homes. The voltage — 800...

Date Online: 22/09/2014

Latics lack net gains

ATHLETIC enjoyed an encouraging opening 10 minutes and a barn-storming final 10 minutes - but just couldn't find a way...

Date Online: 22/09/2014

Oh what a night!

HUNDREDS of partygoers danced the night away in Delph as the ninth Party in the Park went off with a...

Date Online: 22/09/2014

Neighbours saved by poison-gas alarms

THE fire service has issued a stark warning after two women were rushed to hospital in a poison-gas incident. Homes were...

Date Online: 22/09/2014

Lampard scores in “surreal” City debut

MANCHESTER City midfielder Frank Lampard rated his home debut as surreal after scoring against former club Chelsea to end their...

Date Online: 22/09/2014

Damages bid rejected following police raid

TWO Oldham brothers whose shop was damaged in a drugs raid have been refused compensation by Greater Manchester Police -...

Date Online: 22/09/2014

LVG insists Reds will bounce back

LOUIS van Gaal is convinced Manchester United will bounce back from their 5–3 humbling at the hands of Leicester. Just seven...

Date Online: 22/09/2014

Dramatic late win for Mossley

Non-league football: MOSSLEY produced an incredible late turnaround as they secured a breath-taking 4-3 victory at Farsley. A goal behind deep...

Date Online: 22/09/2014

Keith’s Tips

Chronicle racing correspondent Keith McHugh’s selections from tomorrow’s cards NEWCASTLE 3.15 Intense Tango 3.50 Wedding Wish 4.20 Red Paladin 4.50 Moscato (nb) 5.20 Figment 5.50 Jubilee...

Date Online: 22/09/2014

Power switch pays dividends

Angling: TRI-CAST rod Ken Power emerged victorious in a match on the Broken Cross length of the Trent and Mersey...

Date Online: 19/09/2014

Tough away trip in store

RUGBY UNION: OLDHAM firsts are in good shape as they head to Trafford MV in North Lancashire Division One tomorrow. Gareth...

Date Online: 19/09/2014

Oldham lose in seven-goal thriller

FOOTBALL: EARLY pacesetters Whalley Range being without a game, the Lancashire and Cheshire League Premier Division pack took full advantage...

Date Online: 19/09/2014

Heyside show no mercy

FOOTBALL: HEYSIDE produced a scintillating display as they thrashed sorry Linthwaite Athletic 10-0 in Division Two of the Huddersfield and...

Date Online: 19/09/2014

Rampant Barker in seven-heaven

FOOTBALL: HOT-shot Nathan Barker was the leading marksman as it rained goals in the Midas Plumbing and Heating Oldham Sunday...

Date Online: 19/09/2014

Joint boss blasts inept performance

Springhead 0, Stockport Georgians 2 FOOTBALL: SPRINGHEAD joint-manager Lee McAllister wasn’t a happy man after his side’s “inept” performance against Stockport...

Date Online: 19/09/2014

Closed-doors policy is the best approach

Latics’ goalkeeper writes every week for Chron Sport TWO of my old clubs have been in the news a lot recently...

Date Online: 19/09/2014

Two weeks ago my game was on the floor — Ellis

Bowls: GARY Ellis has been reflecting on his record-equalling fifth Waterloo Bowls Handicap title, describing his achievement as “unbelievable.” The Nimble...

Date Online: 19/09/2014

Lilywhites sign new players

Non-league football: MOSSLEY joint-bosses Peter Band and Lloyd Morrison have strengthened their squad to build on an encouraging start to...

Date Online: 19/09/2014

Robben backing for Van Gaal

DUTCH ace Arjen Robben has backed Louis van Gaal to guide Manchester United back to the Champions League at his...

Date Online: 19/09/2014

Blues in need of morale boost

FERNANDINHO says Manchester City must quickly get over their Munich heartbreak to prevent Chelsea stretching their lead in the Barclays...

Date Online: 19/09/2014

Head-shave sponsors are a cut above

Education Secretary Nicky Morgan and former Conservative MP Edwina Currie have agreed to sponsor young Oldhamer Tom Hulme’s head-shave for...

Date Online: 19/09/2014

Church calendar

A COLOURFUL 2015 calendar has been launched to celebrate the 800th anniversary of St Chad’s Church, Uppermill. They include images...

Date Online: 19/09/2014