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Going for gold!

NICOLA White will fulfil a lifelong dream by going for gold for Team GB in the Olympic women's hockey final. A...

Date Online: 18/08/2016

Robbo: Latics goals will come

GOALS will flow from Athletic's strikers, manager Stephen Robinson insists, though Billy Mckay and Lee Erwin will have to wait...

Date Online: 18/08/2016

Ward confident of Championship survival

MICHAEL Ward, who's been at Oldham RLFC since he was 16, is looking forward to playing for his hometown club...

Date Online: 18/08/2016

Bury keep watch on local rivals

BURY'S coaches are leaving no stone unturned ahead of a derby with Athletic that pits ex-colleagues against each other. David Flitcroft...

Date Online: 18/08/2016

Ripley pleased to get formidable protection

TIPPED to become a Premier League regular in the future by his manager, Connor Ripley believes Athletic are on the...

Date Online: 18/08/2016

Saturday footballers all set for big kick-off

SATURDAY amateur football is back in a big way tomorrow as local clubs in the Lancashire Amateur League, Lancashire and...

Date Online: 18/08/2016

All systems go at in-form Crompton

EVERYTHING is rosy in the Crompton Cricket Club garden. With the Tanner Cup and second XI Burton Cup safely tucked away,...

Date Online: 18/08/2016

Fly-tippers make residents life a misery

FRUSTRATED residents have issued a desperate plea to Oldham Council to catch the fly-tippers who have dumped everything from a...

Date Online: 17/08/2016

Family's rats in loo nightmare

THE discovery of rats in a toilet bowl and a bathtub has prompted a warning for households to report pest...

Date Online: 17/08/2016

Dumper is caught at the airport

A FLY-TIPPER has been successfully prosecuted after being arrested at Manchester Airport. A resident contacted the council to report a large...

Date Online: 17/08/2016

Sinkhole causes closure

ANOTHER sinkhole has appeared in a street in Shaw. Church Road has been closed off until repair work is carried...

Date Online: 17/08/2016

Oliver's back in the swim

A LITTLE boy who suffered horrific injuries when he was hit by a car six months ago is miraculously back...

Date Online: 17/08/2016

Sport pioneers on a roll to States

TO THE uninitiated roller derby looks like a cross between rugby (without a ball) and British Bulldog - on roller...

Date Online: 17/08/2016

Don't miss chance to have a Blast

CLOUDS of rainbow colour will cover Alexandra Park next month as the spectacular Dr Kershaw's Hospice Colour Blast returns. Last year...

Date Online: 17/08/2016

Tenants to face service charges under shake-up

FIRST Choice Homes Oldham have completed a consultation on maintenance charges in communal areas of flats following a rent reduction...

Date Online: 17/08/2016

Travel passes up for grabs for school pupils

PARENTS are being urged to apply for cheaper travel for their children on public transport, with the school year around...

Date Online: 17/08/2016

Net traffic soars after Trump tale

A FIRM which specialises in cranes, lifting gear and vacuum-handling equipment saw a huge surge in website traffic after a...

Date Online: 17/08/2016

Actress to visit town

ACTRESS and model Hayley Hasselhoff will trade Hollywood for Oldham as she visits the town centre tomorrow for a meet...

Date Online: 17/08/2016

Pedestrian hit by car

A MAN is in hospital with serious injuries after a collision yesterday. The man suffered head and body injuries due to...

Date Online: 17/08/2016

Pair land roles with furnishings retailer

FAILSWORTH-based furnishings retailer Housing Units appointed two senior members of staff to its expanding team. Stewart Smith has joined as retail...

Date Online: 17/08/2016

Police plea

POLICE are appealing for the public's help to trace the next-of-kin of a man. James McAuley (69) died at his home...

Date Online: 17/08/2016

Back-to-back clean sheets earn 'keeper special bonus

CONNOR Ripley earned an unusual clean-sheet bonus last night - a box of nappies from chairman Simon Corney. Ripley (23) became...

Date Online: 17/08/2016

Grimshaw playing through the pain barrier

SCOTT Naylor has revealed that Danny Grimshaw has been playing for several weeks with a groin injury. "He's been going through...

Date Online: 17/08/2016

Latics are on the right track

STEPHEN Robinson took on the mantle of Sir Alex Ferguson as the fourth official prepared to raise the board signalling...

Date Online: 17/08/2016

Janet storms to four-shot win

JANET Thorpe swept aside her rivals to claim the Lady Captain's Prize at Oldham. She opened up with a nett 67...

Date Online: 17/08/2016

White's Olympic final bid

OLDHAM star Nicola White and her Great Britain team-mates face crunch time in Rio tonight as a massive Olympic semi-final...

Date Online: 17/08/2016

City hammer sorry Steaua

SERGIO Aguero recovered from two penalty misses to hit a hat-trick as Manchester City powered towards the Champions League group...

Date Online: 17/08/2016

Racing tips

Selections for tomorrow's meetings...

Date Online: 17/08/2016

Latics held by Northampton

ATHLETIC 0, NORTHAMPTON 0 ATHLETIC were held to a second goalless draw in the space of four days by Northampton. In a...

Date Online: 16/08/2016

64-bed care home 'is a real need'

PLANS for a new 64-bed care home for elderly residents have been submitted to Oldham Council. Care provider RochCare hopes to...

Date Online: 16/08/2016