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Roughyeds new boys ready for Hawks

HUNSLET hold no fears for Oldham's two latest recruits, Adam Clay and Gareth Owen. Neither winger Clay nor hooker Owen were...

Date Online: 11/09/2014

Reds officials set top-three demand

MANCHESTER United’s executives have told Louis van Gaal he needs to finish in the Premier League top three this season. United...

Date Online: 11/09/2014

Topsy-turvy start for Taylor’s Gills

GILLINGHAM, Athletic’s opponents this weekend, have endured a mixed 2014-15 so far. The Gills have won two, drawn one and lost...

Date Online: 11/09/2014

Keith’s Tips

Chronicle racing correspondent Keith McHugh’s selections from tomorrow’s cards...

Date Online: 11/09/2014

Day out to remember

OUR DAY OUT Oldham Coliseum THE Coliseum is going to get a reputation it might find increasingly hard to live up to...

Date Online: 10/09/2014

Mum vows: we won’t give up school fight

THE mother of accident victim Adam McQuillan is to take on education experts for a second time in a bid...

Date Online: 10/09/2014

Black-out at wheel ended in tragedy

A PENSIONER died after her husband blacked-out at the wheel and smashed their car into the back of a lorry. Doreen...

Date Online: 10/09/2014

Pooling resources in pulling-the-plug row

A 960-name petition has been handed to Oldham Council by Liberal Democrats in Shaw and Crompton protesting the decision to...

Date Online: 10/09/2014

£1M for a jewel in the crown

Oldham businessman and philanthropist Norman Stoller has marked his 80th birthday by donating £1 million from his charitable trust to...

Date Online: 10/09/2014

Chance of a lift to Tesco, officers?

A DRINKER who called police for a lift to Tesco - then damaged their car - has been fined by...

Date Online: 10/09/2014

Forte’s fitness battle to go to the wire

ATHLETIC’S leading goal scorer Jonathan Forte faces a race against time to be fit for Saturday’s home clash against Gillingham. Sheffield-born...

Date Online: 10/09/2014

Procter leads Lancashire fightback

CRICKET: OLDHAMER Luke Procter justified his recall with an unbeaten 81 as Lancashire mounted a spirited fightback on day one...

Date Online: 10/09/2014

Keith’s Tips

Chronicle racing correspondent Keith McHugh’s selections from tomorrow’s cards...

Date Online: 10/09/2014

RU men kick off league campaign in style

ST EDWARD’S OB 6, OLDHAM RUFC 31 OLDHAM began their North Lancashire Division One campaign with a comfortable victory over a...

Date Online: 09/09/2014

‘Head play hard to no avail

RUGBY: WATERHEAD remain second-bottom in Division Two, but they gave as good as they got before finally succumbing to a...

Date Online: 09/09/2014

Saints finally give way against high-flying Kells

RUGBY: OLDHAM St Anne’s stood firm against high-flying Kells in the opening 20 minutes of their National Conference League Division...

Date Online: 09/09/2014

Rangers a step closer to safety

RUGBY: SHANE Tupaea’s prophecy came true as his Saddleworth Rangers side beat York Acorn 35-10 in Kingstone Press National Conference...

Date Online: 09/09/2014

Lashings go down a storm at Shaw

CRICKET: SHAW Cricket Club was awash with stars - Lashings All Stars, to be precise - for a special fund-raising...

Date Online: 09/09/2014

It’s Robbie the ‘Pain-Deer’

Tough introduction to fast-paced roller derby SKATES, pads and helmet on, reporter ROBBIE GILL plunged into the maelstrom of a Knights...

Date Online: 09/09/2014

Bath man refuses to let his success bubble over...

MARTYN MEETS...rugby star Kyle Eastmond SOME people just deserve to do well. Not because of innate, natural ability — though...

Date Online: 09/09/2014

Early detection will cut risk

AN Oldham pilot scheme to detect damaged arteries could reduce the number of strokes and heart attacks - and even...

Date Online: 09/09/2014

Bride Olivia arrives in style - by horse!

MOST brides dream of being taken to their wedding in a luxury car, but not one Saddleworth bride. Olivia Sunderland got...

Date Online: 09/09/2014

£2.7m to care for smokers, says ASH

SMOKING cost Oldham Council almost £2.7 million last year, claims lobby group Action on Smoking and Health. The group’s figures show...

Date Online: 09/09/2014

Bus confusion over new school times

SADDLEWORTH School is at the centre of a row over teaching arrangements and transport. After consultation with parents, the school decided...

Date Online: 09/09/2014

Mixed fortunes for Woodhouses

CRICKET: IT proved to be a double-header weekend of mixed fortunes for Woodhouses in the Greene King Lancashire County League. The...

Date Online: 09/09/2014

Danger signs for Werneth

CRICKET: WERNETH are in a perilous position in the Lake Garage CLL Premier Division after losing to Heywood at the...

Date Online: 09/09/2014

Promotion hopes finally dashed

CRICKET: IF CROMPTON were to retain any hopes of promotion from the Lake Garage CLL Championship they simply had to...

Date Online: 09/09/2014

Wickets landmark for Aslam

CRICKET: SPINNER Imran Aslam hit the 100 wicket mark for the season in Saddleworth’s 85-run defeat of Shaw at Well-i-Hole...

Date Online: 09/09/2014

Title glory first for Glodwick

CRICKET: GLODWICK’S first game in the Saddleworth and District Cricket League was at Droylsden in 2007. So it was ironic that...

Date Online: 09/09/2014

Lilywhites hit back in style

Non-league football: MOSSLEY produced the perfect response to their acute FA Cup disappointment in midweek by thumping Lancaster City 3-0...

Date Online: 09/09/2014