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Footbridge reopening is delayed

THE reopening of an Oldham town centre footbridge has been delayed until next month after an increase in necessary refurbishment...

Date Online: 09/01/2017

'Prank' blasted family's door in

A MAN dressed like Crocodile Dundee let off a homemade industrial firework outside a family home as part of a...

Date Online: 09/01/2017

Hunt on for knife raiders

ARMED raiders have left workers in fear after they attempted to rob a Failsworth shop. Police have put out an appeal...

Date Online: 09/01/2017

Search for driver after hit and run

POLICE are appealing for information after a 15-year-old boy broke his leg in a hit and run in Ashton. Shortly before...

Date Online: 09/01/2017

Stolen car set on fire

FIRE crews were alerted after a car was torched and rolled down a hill. Firefighters responded to reports of a Citroen...

Date Online: 09/01/2017

Driver crashes into wall

A MOTORIST was taken to hospital after their car collided with a wall on Manchester Road this morning. Crews attended Manchester...

Date Online: 09/01/2017

Oldham targeting league return for injured Langtree

DANNY Langtree's tweaked hamstring, which forced him out of the Swinton game after only 60 seconds, will cause him to...

Date Online: 09/01/2017

Sloppy Roughyeds have much to do

LIKE last year at Keighley in the first of three warm-up games, Oldham showed they have a lot of work...

Date Online: 09/01/2017

Fabulous Fish serves up treat

MOSSLEY roared back to winning ways after back-to-back losses in the Evo-Stik League Division One North as they triumphed 4-0...

Date Online: 09/01/2017

Stones' delight at breaking his duck

JOHN Stones revelled in Manchester City's performance at both ends of the pitch after the 5-0 FA Cup demolition of...

Date Online: 09/01/2017

Big guns will be back for Hull tie

JOSE Mourinho will bring big hitters Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Paul Pogba into a refreshed Manchester United side for the EFL...

Date Online: 09/01/2017

Toyota Auris Touring Sports 1.2 Design - Review

TOYOTA have opted to name the estate version of their popular Auris the Toyota Auris Touring Sports. Now, I can understand...

Date Online: 07/01/2017

A Monster Calls (2016) Film Review

A Monster Calls is an adaptation from his own book by Patrick Ness, a young adult fiction writer who is...

Date Online: 07/01/2017

Locked inside horrible dream

WHAT is so bad you have to lose your life for? That's the chilling question a grieving mum and dad...

Date Online: 06/01/2017

Probe after man's death

A MAN has been arrested on suspicion of murder following the death of a man in Royton. Police were called shortly...

Date Online: 06/01/2017

Plea in hunt for armed robbers

POLICE have released CCTV footage of an armed robbery as they seek to identify the culprits. At about 7pm on Saturday,...

Date Online: 06/01/2017

The boy who has lost his smile...

AN 11-year-old boy who was once "full of beans" has been robbed of the ability to smile or laugh after...

Date Online: 06/01/2017

Racing tips

Selections for tomorrow's meetings...

Date Online: 06/01/2017

Woman cut from crash

A WOMAN had to be cut from a car following a crash in Oldham yesterday. Firefighters from Hollins and Oldham were...

Date Online: 06/01/2017

Lidl depot to create 500 jobs

Budget supermarket Lidl is to create 500 jobs after unveiling plans to open a new warehouse in Bolton. The German chain...

Date Online: 06/01/2017

Trophy target

ATHLETIC can quickly overcome the disappointment of not being involved in the FA Cup by taking a step closer to...

Date Online: 06/01/2017

Aye, aye skipper

GARETH Owen, who lives in Moorside, played his early rugby at Waterhead and is described by coach Scott Naylor as...

Date Online: 06/01/2017

Fitton Hill aiming to net at least six

THE Oldham Sunday League resumes this weekend with some cracking fixtures. Limeside King George continue in their defence of the Challenge...

Date Online: 06/01/2017

Defenders save day for Town

Royton Town 2, East Manchester 2 GRANT Marshall's towering header provided the platform for a spirited comeback as Royton Town rescued...

Date Online: 06/01/2017

Blind up for more cup glory

MANCHESTER United's FA Cup defence begins against Reading tomorrow, with Daley Blind describing the achievement of winning the competition last...

Date Online: 06/01/2017

Guardiola will be going the distance

PEP Guardiola has dismissed fears he is not planning to stay at Manchester City for the long haul. The City manager...

Date Online: 06/01/2017

Racing tips

Selections for tomorrow's meetings...

Date Online: 05/01/2017

Hygiene standards criticised

"POOR standards of hygiene" were uncovered at a care home rated 'inadequate' after an inspection. "Mal-odours", "stained carpets" and "walls with...

Date Online: 05/01/2017

GP surgery vows to improve

AN OLDHAM GP surgery was placed in special measures after CQC inspectors rated it "inadequate". Springfield House Medical Centre was found...

Date Online: 05/01/2017

Agency's support can make a big difference

AN ORGANISATION which helps people to improve their skills and job prospects is celebrating a number of successes in the...

Date Online: 05/01/2017