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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

Trust defends union time for NHS staff

PENNINE Care NHS Foundation Trust has defended a decision to allow staff time off to take part in union activities. The...

Date Online: 19/09/2014

Fake note fails to save dishonest farmer

A MAN who attempted to fool police with bogus paperwork after they tracked stolen machinery to his farm has been...

Date Online: 19/09/2014

Akers breaks singles duck

GOLF: CHRIS Akers and Michael Grainger were the star turns on a double major day at Stamford. Members played 36 holes...

Date Online: 19/09/2014

Chadderton crash

FOOTBALL: CHADDERTON crashed out of the Manchester Premier Cup spectacularly last night, losing 8-0 at home to Conference North side...

Date Online: 19/09/2014

Birdie blitz!

GOLF: WERNETH’S finals day produced a pairs competition to remember, with golf of the highest quality.. Club champion Adam Rowbotham and...

Date Online: 19/09/2014

Blue Club ace Kershaw hits the ground running

SNOOKER: REECE Kershaw means business in the 2013-24 Oldham Amateur Snooker League season. He recorded a break of 73 as Blue...

Date Online: 19/09/2014

Ellis on track for fifth title

BOWLS: GARY Ellis was today bidding to equal the record of crown green bowling’s greatest ever player. Brian Duncan won the...

Date Online: 19/09/2014

Quiz is banking on your support

THE Oldham Corporate Quiz - which last year raised more than £2,400 for Royton’s Dr Kershaw’s Hospice - is to...

Date Online: 19/09/2014

Specialist hired to lead Far East expansion

SADDLEWORTH entrepreneur Gavin Wheeldon is targeting the Asia Pacific region with his latest venture, Purple WiFi. Mr Wheeldon, from Greenfield, who...

Date Online: 19/09/2014

Breath of fresh air in treating children

Children’s nurses in Oldham are celebrating after scooping an award for providing outstanding care. The Children’s Community Nurses team - part...

Date Online: 19/09/2014

Songbird Eleanor magics her way home

A YOUNG Oldham opera singer is about to make her home stage debut. Soprano Eleanor Garside (25) has never performed in...

Date Online: 19/09/2014

Fly-tipper arrested at airport

A FLY-tipper’s holiday ended on a sour note when he was arrested at Manchester Airport after landing. A warrant for the...

Date Online: 19/09/2014

Exploring the life of a sporting great

SPORTS historian David Colquhoun came about as far as it is possible to come to research a book about the...

Date Online: 19/09/2014

Saints claim Challenge crown

RUGBY: OLDHAM St Anne’s have won the Rugby Oldham Amateur Club Challenge for 2013-14. Thanks to their final-day victory over Stanley...

Date Online: 19/09/2014

Bulldogs bag tough test

RUGBY: HOLDERS Rochdale Mayfield have been drawn away to Fitton Hill Bulldogs in round one of the 2015 Standard Challenge...

Date Online: 19/09/2014

’Land of glory

CRICKET: ADAM Sunderland ensured Austerlands’ Saddleworth and District Cricket League season ended on a high, with a breathtaking knock against...

Date Online: 19/09/2014

Duo help set new Crompton best

CRICKET: Crompton closed their 2014 Lake Garage CLL Championship campaign with a big bang — despite missing promotion. The Glebe Street...

Date Online: 19/09/2014

Triple delight

Swimming: IT has been am amazing summer for rising Royton swimming star Jessica Fullalove. But now she has finally found time...

Date Online: 19/09/2014