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Mayall sights on swift win double

BOXING: ASHLEY Mayall will be on the first of two pre-title shot missions on Saturday when he steps into the...

Date Online: 07/03/2014

Open and shut case for Tony

Angling: THE B and J Open was fished on a patchy Broadgate length of the Rochdale Canal where Tony Horton...

Date Online: 07/03/2014

County set told to up their game

BOWLS: GREATER Manchester’s bowlers have been urged to improve their performance levels in 2014. A disappointing 2013 campaign saw the...

Date Online: 07/03/2014

Repeat display is target

RUGBY: MICK Fogerty has called for “more of the same” from his Oldham St Anne’s side in tomorrow’s Kingstone Press...

Date Online: 07/03/2014

Range roar to top-flight glory

FOOTBALL: RYAN Hobin was at the double again for Rifle Range ‘A’ as their latest victory secured them the Midas...

Date Online: 07/03/2014

Meacher hits out at disabled tests delays

OLDHAM MP Michael Meacher is demanding answers on how many people in Oldham are still waiting for vital disability assessment...

Date Online: 07/03/2014

Council set to embrace digital age

OLDHAM Council is to introduce a new public communications system that could save it more than £800,000. MyAccount, which is...

Date Online: 07/03/2014

Landmark anniversary celebration

Shaw and Crompton will mark 150 years of local government at a special event on Monday. The District Executive will...

Date Online: 07/03/2014

Book day is full of character

SCHOOLCHILDREN across Oldham marked a global celebration of reading with a day of literary fun. At the Radclyffe School, year...

Date Online: 07/03/2014

Our Jim is just the job

THE FRIDAY THING: IT should surprise no-one that Jim McMahon won the award for council leader of the year; it...

Date Online: 07/03/2014

Litter pick

JOIN Greenfield Street Scene tomorrow for a village litter pick. Meet at 10am outside Boarshurst Band Club. Equipment provided, all...

Date Online: 07/03/2014

Music night

THE Rotary Club of Crompton and Royton is holding a charity music evening at St Anne’s Church, Royton, tomorrow from...

Date Online: 07/03/2014

Treble tops for Jackson

TABLE TENNIS: ANDREW Jackson pulled off a superb treble at the Oldham Closed Table Tennis Championships at Radclyffe Sports Centre....

Date Online: 07/03/2014

Smith in surprise exit, but Boyle’s a matchplay ace

GOLF: THERE was joy for Ashton assistant pro Mike Boyle but disappointment for Stamford pro Mark Smith in the Manchester...

Date Online: 07/03/2014

Rocket is 13-8 for world title

SPORTS BETTING: RONNIE O’Sullivan is set to go off the shortest-priced favourite for the World Snooker title since the days...

Date Online: 07/03/2014

Talented Zara nets county honours

Cricket: TEN-year-old Zara Matthews has been selected for Lancashire’s 14-strong under-11s girls’ team - despite having taken up cricket only...

Date Online: 07/03/2014

Chadderton slip down the table

FOOTBALL: A GOAL from Theo Stair in first-half stoppage time was enough to hand Hanley Town victory at Chadderton in...

Date Online: 07/03/2014

Team will rise to the challenge, says Johnson

ATHLETIC boss Lee Johnson is backing his team to rise to their massive derby challenge at home to Preston tomorrow....

Date Online: 07/03/2014

Bored burglar now behind bars

A SERIAL burglar who broke into 30 houses across Oldham has been jailed after admitting his two-year crime spree was...

Date Online: 07/03/2014

Oldham go back to the future

LEWIS Palfrey says he will be proud to lead out the Oldham team on Sunday in the club’s traditional and...

Date Online: 07/03/2014

Lee dreaming of Boundary Park cauldron

THE Boundary Park atmosphere debate is set to move to a whole new level after Athletic boss Lee Johnson spoke...

Date Online: 07/03/2014

£180,000 price of the Phoenix

A TEACHING union says at least £180,000 of taxpayers’ money has been “wasted” on Oldham’s failed Phoenix Free School. The...

Date Online: 07/03/2014

Driver dies after M62 incident

A MAN died last night after suffering a suspected heart attack while driving on the M62. His Vauxhall Insignia veered...

Date Online: 07/03/2014

All-clear for Agoro, but Cookson suffers injury KO

MO Agoro has been cleared to play against Hemel Stags at Whitebank after missing Oldham’s opening-day win in South Wales....

Date Online: 07/03/2014

Tragic Leon laid to rest

HUNDREDS of mourners packed into St Edward’s Church, Lees, yesterday for the funeral of teenager Leon Cudworth. Many had to...

Date Online: 07/03/2014

Keith’s Tips

Chronicle racing correspondent Keith McHugh’s selections from tomorrow’s cards...

Date Online: 07/03/2014

Let’s put fans’ minds at ease — Worrall

DAVID Worrall wants Athletic to secure their league safety quickly - so fans can enjoy the final games of the...

Date Online: 06/03/2014

Oldham ready to show off muscle

MUSCLE-UP... and that’s an order, was the command from coach Scott Naylor to his team after last season. Naylor wanted...

Date Online: 06/03/2014

Confident Ronnie ready to reveal Aintree Iron

BOXING: MORE than 200 supporters from Oldham will be cheering on Ronnie Heffron at Aintree on Saturday night. And the...

Date Online: 06/03/2014

Flood of new clubs for league

CRICKET: SEVEN clubs have applied to join the Lake Garage Central Lancashire Cricket League in 2015. Saddleworth, Heyside and Whalley...

Date Online: 06/03/2014