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Bee team creates a buzz at Latics

THERE wasn’t a single fan inside the ground, but the atmosphere was buzzing at SportsDirect.com Park on Saturday... a swarm...

Date Online: 27/07/2015

Roughyeds simply superb

A FISTFUL of F words can best describe a fabulous win in North Wales that put Oldham fans in seventh...

Date Online: 27/07/2015

Three hurt as car overturns in crash

A MAN had a lucky escape after his car flipped on to its roof in a crash in Oldham town...

Date Online: 27/07/2015

I couldn’t be prouder of them — Naylor

SCOTT Naylor emerged from a victorious Oldham dressing room at Wrexham and said: “That was good; that’s why we do...

Date Online: 27/07/2015

‘Legal highs’ clampdown

THE Chronicle has come in for criticism for Friday’s coverage of Greater Manchester Police’s force-wide Operation Ramsey in a clamp...

Date Online: 27/07/2015

Passion in our Pride

RAINBOWS adorned the town centre as Oldhamers gathered in the sunshine to celebrate this year’s Pride event. The event, which celebrates...

Date Online: 27/07/2015

Pre-season promise in short supply

Athletic 0, Blackburn 2 IT IS premature to be too worried at this stage, but Athletic are not rich with pre-season...

Date Online: 27/07/2015

Mossley beaten

FOOTBALL:  MOSSLEY lost their latest pre-season friendly 2-1 at Runcorn Linnets. Brian Matthews was on target for the Lilywhites at the...

Date Online: 27/07/2015

Van Gaal salutes ace Ronaldo

LOUIS van Gaal hailed Cristiano Ronaldo as a “fantastic player” after admitting he is in the hunt for a signing...

Date Online: 27/07/2015

Pearson back for more

SKY Bet League One football has proved to be tougher than he initially expected, but Chadderton-based midfielder Ben Pearson had...

Date Online: 27/07/2015

Shak-attack leaves Shaw in tatters

CRICKET:  SADDLEWORTH maintained their SWB Commercials Saddleworth and District League top-flight title charge with a thumping 163-run victory at stunned rivals...

Date Online: 27/07/2015

Crompton fight out thrilling tie

CRICKET:  IT ALWAYS promised to be a close match, but few could have predicted such an outcome. After both sides had batted...

Date Online: 27/07/2015

Keith’s Tips

Chronicle racing correspondent Keith McHugh’s selections from tomorrow’s cards BEVERLEY 2.10 Petrify 2.45 Simple Attack 3.20 Crombay 3.55 Soie D’Leau 4.30 Sophisticated Heir 5.05 Sugar Town 5.40...

Date Online: 27/07/2015

Latics fall to Blackburn defeat

ATHLETIC 0, BLACKBURN 2 NATHAN Delfouneso and Craig Conway netted the goals as Athletic fell to a second home friendly defeat...

Date Online: 25/07/2015

Medlock boost for experienced Fred

ANGLING: EXPERIENCE paid off for Fred Prudham, who triumphed at the Medlock Bridge AC open match on the Park Lake. Prudham’s...

Date Online: 24/07/2015

Rare loss for Tonge

BOWLS: TONGE suffered a rare Manchester Premier League defeat when they went down 8-7.5 (185-169) to the Nursery Inn, Stockport. Tonge...

Date Online: 24/07/2015

Delph look up

CRICKET: DELPH continue their bid to break into the Drakes Huddersfield League Premiership’s top four with a home fixture against...

Date Online: 24/07/2015

Heavy defeats for duo

SPRINGHEAD and Failsworth Macedonia suffered losses in Division One of the North Manchester Cricket League. Macedonia crashed to 87 all out...

Date Online: 24/07/2015

Peters eyeing top-four push

CRICKET: REFRESHED after a two-week break, Austerlands’ minds are switched on to their sole remaining objective for the season —...

Date Online: 24/07/2015

Wright’s men must be on their guard

CROMPTON have a firm grip on the Lake Garage CLL Championship title race, but this weekend they are confronted by...

Date Online: 24/07/2015

Health innovation praised

Healthcare in Oldham is synonymous with innovation and pushing boundaries is the message from last night’s NHS Oldham Clinical Commissioning...

Date Online: 24/07/2015

Street dancers’ finale lights up festival

A PAIR of plucky Oldhamers joined street dancers of all ages for a spectacular festival finale. Madeleine Fogg and Linda Edwards,...

Date Online: 24/07/2015

Quasim takes the helm of recovery

A BRAVE cancer survivor has been on the voyage of a lifetime with the Ellen MacArthur Cancer Trust. Quasim Hussain (18)...

Date Online: 24/07/2015

Plan to preserve post boxes questioned

A SCHEME to preserve the nation’s historic red post boxes has been questioned by a Saddleworth community champion. New commitments to...

Date Online: 24/07/2015

Carer always happy to go the extra mile

AN exceptional carer has been nominated for a Pride in Oldham award for her dedication. Hilda Broadbent (67) of Royton has...

Date Online: 24/07/2015

Wham-bam Cam’s extreme backlash

THE FRIDAY THING DAVID Cameron could not have made it any clearer: he is pledging a full-blown RAF offensive -effectively a...

Date Online: 24/07/2015

Disaster relief

THE parish community of St Chad is holding a coffee morning on August 1 at St Chad’s Parish Centre in...

Date Online: 24/07/2015

Summer camp

A CHILDREN’S summer camp runs until August 28 at Radclyffe Athletics Centre, Hunt Lane. Places are limited and cost £10...

Date Online: 24/07/2015

Smokies best for the big day

SMOKIES Park Hotel has won a top regional award as a wedding venue. The Ashton Road hotel has been named 2015...

Date Online: 24/07/2015

RU men in for long haul!

RUGBY UNION:  WITH four away games in their first seven fixtures, Oldham Rugby Union Club’s first team face a baptism of...

Date Online: 24/07/2015