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Derelict site earmarked for housing

A DERELICT industrial site in Failsworth will be transformed into 157 new homes overlooking the canal. Councillors unanimously approved the...

Date Online: 27/05/2016

Evans awaits rape trial decision

FOOTBALLER Ched Evans was expected to discover the date for his new rape trial later today. The former Wales international was...

Date Online: 27/05/2016

Racing tips

Selections for tomorrow's meetings are...

Date Online: 27/05/2016

Health chiefs in A&E warning

DOCTORS are encouraging Oldhamers to "Choose Well" over the Bank Holiday and only use the appropriate health service for their...

Date Online: 27/05/2016

SHERIDAN'S FAREWELL

ATHLETIC'S hunt for a new manager could start today, with John Sheridan's move to Notts County set to go through. The...

Date Online: 27/05/2016

Roughyeds in double injury jolt

JAMEL Chisholm and Danny Grimshaw are out of Oldham's Summer Bash derby clash with Swinton Lions at Blackpool on Sunday. Chisholm...

Date Online: 27/05/2016

Naylor facing poser over key position

SCOTT Naylor's biggest dilemma in picking his side to face Swinton Lions at Blackpool on Sunday will concern the choice...

Date Online: 27/05/2016

'Shexit' is a bitter blow for morale

ALL the omens were present in the press room at Millwall four weeks ago. Rumours had swirled that Bolton wanted to...

Date Online: 27/05/2016

Rashford primed to make instant impact

ROY Hodgson knows "the whole of the English football world" will be watching Marcus Rashford's international debut with bated breath. The...

Date Online: 27/05/2016

Local game very much alive and kicking here

THERE has never been any doubt about it - my mantra of Oldham being an amateur football hotbed has been...

Date Online: 27/05/2016

Champion Wright is confident

FAILSWORTH'S Danny Wright is still on a high and expects to emerge successful as he heads to Scotland to compete...

Date Online: 27/05/2016

Jose Mourinho confirmed as Manchester United manager

JOSE Mourinho is honoured to be taking charge at Old Trafford and executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward believes Manchester United now...

Date Online: 27/05/2016

Minnie marvel

AN 11-day-old baby made medical history at the Royal Oldham Hospital when she became the first to undergo a landmark...

Date Online: 26/05/2016

MP denounces 'sham' health devolution deal

DEVOLUTION plans for Manchester's health and social care services have been described as a "sham" by Oldham MP Debbie Abrahams,...

Date Online: 26/05/2016

Bank holiday festival to go off with a bang

CREATIVITY and science will collide at Festival Oldham this May bank holiday. This year's event is celebrating Oldham's rich scientific...

Date Online: 26/05/2016

Village Olympics to champion niche sport

YOUNG people from across Saddleworth are already limbering-up for the famous annual village games and organisers have now secured charity...

Date Online: 26/05/2016

Dance troupe set for big bash limelight

PUPILS from seven Oldham primary schools aim to make all the right moves for a special performance with Oldham Rugby...

Date Online: 26/05/2016

Mayor given fond farewell

BUSINESS, political and civic leaders from Oldham and Greater Manchester attended a dinner to support the outgoing Mayor of Oldham's...

Date Online: 26/05/2016

Family tributes after death of rugby man

A FAMILY paid tribute to a dedicated family man and rugby fanatic from Oldham at an inquest held yesterday. Terry Hurst...

Date Online: 26/05/2016

Council give mill site houses the green light

THE former Durban Mill site in Hollinwood will be transformed into a new residential development. Councillors unanimously approved the scheme for...

Date Online: 26/05/2016

'Teletubby' house refused

OLDHAM Council won an appeal in its decision to refuse planning for a "Teletubbies"-style eco-home in Delph. The Chronicle reported...

Date Online: 26/05/2016

Scheme to tackle diabetes

A UNIQUE programme to help patients with type 2 diabetes has been launched in Glodwick by NHS Oldham Clinical Commissioning...

Date Online: 26/05/2016

Tom Jones actor can't keep up with star

Tom, A Story of Tom Jones, the Musical The Lowry, to May 28 SADDLED with the dreariest and unnecessarily longest title of...

Date Online: 26/05/2016

Braced for Shez exit

JOHN Sheridan is expected to be installed as Notts County's new manager, providing a massive blow to Athletic and the...

Date Online: 26/05/2016

Lions ready for Oldham backlash

HAVING beaten Oldham at Easter, Swinton Lions expect a Roughyeds backlash in Sunday's televised Summer Bash derby at Blackpool (3pm...

Date Online: 26/05/2016

Longley, Stock star for super Glodwick

JW LEES Brewery Pennine Cricket League sides fared favourably as the LCB Knock-out Cup competition got under way. Glodwick produced the...

Date Online: 26/05/2016

Kays wants to come back with a bang

JON Kays wants to turn on the style as he makes his eagerly-awaited return to the ring on Saturday at...

Date Online: 26/05/2016

Name rights hold up Mourinho deal

JOSE Mourinho's seemingly impending appointment as Manchester United boss has been held up by the Portuguese's former club Chelsea owning...

Date Online: 26/05/2016

England 'reaching for stars'

ENGLAND will "reach for the stars" at the European Championship, according to goalkeeper Joe Hart. Roy Hodgson's squad is relatively young...

Date Online: 26/05/2016

Racing tips

Selections for tomorrow's meetings are...

Date Online: 26/05/2016