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School plan’s second hearing

THE controversial plans for the £19.2 million Saddleworth School in Diggle will be reconsidered on Wednesday, April 13 — two...

Date Online: 07/04/2016

An old classic at its sparkling best

THE KING AND I Oldham Coliseum, to Saturday To be honest this is probably my least favourite Rodgers and Hammerstein classic, with...

Date Online: 07/04/2016

Boss urges no let up in Latics’ relegation scrap

ATHLETIC’S players have been told to not let up an inch in the battle to climb out of the bottom-four...

Date Online: 07/04/2016

Briscoe, Ashton return to training

LONG-TERM injury victims Craig Briscoe and Tom Ashton have resumed light training at Oldham after weeks out of action. “It will...

Date Online: 07/04/2016

Main: We planned to go after Swindon

ATHLETIC'S all-action approach against Swindon was part of a pre-match game plan, striker and goal hero Curtis Main revealed. A third...

Date Online: 07/04/2016

Gerrard fired up to silence cynics

ANTHONY Gerrard is a man on a mission – to get back into the Championship by answering his critics on...

Date Online: 07/04/2016

Dieng eyes Athletic extension

IN-FORM midfield anchor Timothee Dieng fancies staying on with Athletic for next season. The 23-year-old from Grenoble has played a strong...

Date Online: 07/04/2016

Racing Tips

Our selections for tomorrow’s meetings: WOLVERHAMPTON 5.50 Multi Quest 6.20 Krazy Paving 6.50 Secret Asset 7.20 City Dreams 7.50 Toymaker 8.20 Moueenn 8.50 Dream Revival 9.20 Lucy The...

Date Online: 07/04/2016

Saddlers remain in confident mood

ONE swallow does not make a summer — and one setback does not derail a remarkable promotion push. Walsall's 2-0 defeat...

Date Online: 07/04/2016

Errors must stop in City glory bid

JOE Hart claimed Manchester City were making history as they put themselves in sight of the Champions League semi–finals with...

Date Online: 07/04/2016

Akbar in World stunner

HAMZA Akbar recorded one of the best wins of his career by brushing aside Jamie Jones 10-5 in the first...

Date Online: 07/04/2016

Tim’s back in the fast lane at long last

AFTER a break of almost two decades, Uppermill speedster Tim Simpson has decided to have another crack at the exciting...

Date Online: 07/04/2016

Mum’s emotional journey

A HEARTBROKEN mum is making an emotional memorial walk from where her twins were stillborn to the place they were...

Date Online: 06/04/2016

Station out of action for a month

OLDHAM’S Cheapside Bus Station will be closed for four weeks from Friday for repair work. Passengers will use different bus stops...

Date Online: 06/04/2016

Work starts on rewire project

A MAJOR effort to improve the electricity supply to around 15,700 homes and businesses in Oldham is under way. Electricity North...

Date Online: 06/04/2016

Hayley and co cast an eye over Dogs Trust

FORMER Coronation Street and Emmerdale star Hayley Tamaddon is used to taking the “lead” role and she was all “Hart”...

Date Online: 06/04/2016

The disaffected, with guitars

GREEN DAY’S AMERICAN IDIOT (Palace, Manchester, to Saturday) IT started as a collection of songs, became a hit concept album and ended...

Date Online: 06/04/2016

Testing the tactics to tackle disorder

POLICE, fire and ambulance crews have tackled rioters, attended a crashed car and released a trapped victim this week -...

Date Online: 06/04/2016

Bus fare winners and losers

STAGECOACH Manchester has cut the price of bus travel for passengers using its most popular tickets — but other fares...

Date Online: 06/04/2016

Centenary event for education centre

Castleshaw outdoor education centre at Delph will celebrate 100 years of adventure, learning and leisure in the Pennines on May...

Date Online: 06/04/2016

Crime speaker

GREATER Manchester deputy police and crime commissioner Jim Battle will be guest speaker at the next Chadderton Homewatch meeting at...

Date Online: 06/04/2016

Crane’s paradise island mission

AN Oldham crane company’s new partnership will send one of its specialist cranes to an island in the Indian Ocean. UNIC...

Date Online: 06/04/2016

Sheridan praises work ethic

A STIRRING win over Swindon wasn’t quite enough to lift Athletic out of the league’s bottom four - but manager...

Date Online: 06/04/2016

Roughyeds trio in line to return

OLDHAM RL Club’s injury problems are easing with the possibility that Danny Langtree, Danny Grimshaw and Adam Files could all...

Date Online: 06/04/2016

Latics troops continue the fight

Athletic 2, Swindon 0 Three wins now at £50 a pop for the wise fans who kept the faith and took...

Date Online: 06/04/2016

Daley plays a blinder in new central pairing

Chris Smalling has called Daley Blind a “joy to play alongside” and believes his Manchester United defensive partner is confounding...

Date Online: 06/04/2016

Joe gives City heart for big test in Paris

Joe Hart will return for Manchester City as they measure their Champions League progress against Paris Saint–Germain. England goalkeeper Hart has...

Date Online: 06/04/2016

Last-minute stunner

FOOTBALL: MOSSLEY lost to a last-minute strike in their home Evo-Stik League Division One North clash against Northwich Victoria last...

Date Online: 06/04/2016

Racing Tips

Our selections for tomorrow’s...

Date Online: 06/04/2016

Moorside ace faces difficult first hurdle

SNOOKER: MICHAEL Wild has been handed a tricky game in the first round of qualifying for the Betfred World Championship. The...

Date Online: 06/04/2016