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Date Online: 12/07/2016

Up to five Oldham churches are at risk of closure

UP to five Catholic churches in Oldham could close and parishes combined if a re-structure proposal is accepted and put...

Date Online: 12/07/2016

Parade glory for college's top students

OLDHAM students passed out with pride at a special Hopwood Hall College ceremony. Gemma Knight, Mary Akram and Billy Barnes, all...

Date Online: 12/07/2016

Councillor wages war against giant 2ft rats

GIANT 2ft rats which are immune to pesticides must be dealt with, an Oldham councillor warned. At Wednesday's council meeting, Councillor...

Date Online: 12/07/2016

Children dance themselves dizzy!

YOUNGSTERS proved that Oldham has talent as they strutted their stuff on the dance floor. Oldham Integrated Youth Service and Sports...

Date Online: 12/07/2016

Family pay tribute to father killed in crash

THE family of a man who died in a smash on the M62 have paid tribute to him. Dad-of-one Darren Walmsley...

Date Online: 12/07/2016

Capsule camera to help canine patients

AN INCH-LONG capsule packed with cutting edge light and camera technology is ending trauma, stress and risky procedures for poorly...

Date Online: 12/07/2016

Council chief backs Lloyd for mayor

OLDHAM Council leader Councillor Jean Stretton is backing Tony Lloyd for Greater Manchester Mayor. She is one of four council leaders...

Date Online: 12/07/2016

Business savvy mum's sweet smell of success

SUCCESS is no sweat for a Mossley mum thanks to the launch of her innovative child-friendly deodorant. Mum-of-three Karen Lucas realised...

Date Online: 12/07/2016

Class clowns urged to enter comedy contest

BUDDING comedians in Oldham school's are being urged to show off their skills by entering the BBC's Comedy Classroom competition. The...

Date Online: 12/07/2016

Boy hit by car

A FOUR-YEAR-OLD boy was taken to hospital after being hit by a car in Oldham yesterday evening. Emergency services were called...

Date Online: 12/07/2016

Out of the shadows

SADDLEWORTH hopefuls Shadow Palace will be out to impress as they play a number of prestigious dates over the next...

Date Online: 12/07/2016

Latics target at least NINE new players

ATHLETIC are looking to sign at least NINE more players in order to complete new boss Stephen Robinson's new-look squad. Former...

Date Online: 12/07/2016

Half-back facing injury check-up

OLDHAM RL Club will assess the full extent of half-back Gareth Owen's hamstring injury at training tonight. He hobbled off just...

Date Online: 12/07/2016

Homework so crucial to Latics prospects

STEPHEN Robinson helped Northern Ireland achieve the improbable this summer. Now, in his first managerial post, he is being asked to...

Date Online: 12/07/2016

Robbo's fresh faces

ATHLETIC have been playing catch-up when signing new players, but have so far snared five new signings for 2016-17. Here's the...

Date Online: 12/07/2016

Whitehead on fire as Saints triumph

ON a wet but surprisingly firm Higginshaw Road pitch, Oldham St Anne's ran out convincing 28-10 winners over Rylands Sharks...

Date Online: 12/07/2016

Come Dine With Us at The Peacock Room

PROMOTION: Come Dine With Us atThe Peacock Room Crimble Lane Bamford Rochdale OL11 4AD Wednesday 27th July 7.30pm Enjoy 3 courses and a...

Date Online: 12/07/2016

Pupil's guard of honour for popular Tyrese

A COUNTRY village was shrouded in a veil of tears as more than 1,000 schoolchildren formed a guard of honour...

Date Online: 11/07/2016

Tram delays sparked by IT issues

OLDHAM commuters struggled during rush hour this morning as tram services were suspended. The majority of Metrolink services were cancelled due...

Date Online: 11/07/2016

Carnival a washout

IT certainly rained on the big parade ­ with the weekend's teeming rain forcing organisers to call off Oldham Carnival. The...

Date Online: 11/07/2016

Glamtastic!

SCHOOL is definitely out for these glam youngsters celebrating at their end of year prom. Students from Royton and Crompton School...

Date Online: 11/07/2016

Volunteer joins police in fight against crime

A FORMER Pakistani national now living in Oldham is among a wave of new Greater Manchester Police recruits. Hassan Chaudhry (30)...

Date Online: 11/07/2016

Uncle angered by gang's sentences

THE uncle of a 16-year-old boy who was scarred for life after being tortured with a hot iron and sexually...

Date Online: 11/07/2016

Burglary spree: man is arrested

OLDHAM police have arrested a man in connection with a series of burglaries in Saddleworth. Police were called to Uppermill Conservative...

Date Online: 11/07/2016

Tragic soldier killed by speeding driver

AN OLDHAM soldier died of multiple injuries when he was struck by a speeding truck in Germany while returning to...

Date Online: 11/07/2016

Zip-line challenge sets 20k record

THIS year's hair-raising Mayor's Zip Wire Challenge raised a record £20,000 for charity and looks set to return next year. In...

Date Online: 11/07/2016

Students battle it out in robot wars

MECHANICAL mayhem came to Radclyffe School this week as five teams of students built and battled their own monstrous machines They...

Date Online: 11/07/2016

Racing tips

Selections for tomorrow's meetings...

Date Online: 11/07/2016

Boss Robinson eyes swoop for midfield man

RYAN Flynn is among a list of targets that Athletic's manager Stephen Robinson wants to bring in, after a flurry...

Date Online: 11/07/2016