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Huge new secondary school approved in town centre

The Brian Clarke Church of England Academy is to be built on the site of the former Sainsbury’s on Booth Street

A huge new secondary school will be built in the heart of Oldham town centre after councillors gave the proposals the green light.

Date Published 23/07/2021

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Latics placed under transfer embargo

Latics are now unable to pay any transfer fees this summer and are only permitted to sign players released by other clubs

Latics are among eight English Football League clubs who have been placed under transfer embargoes, a month before the start of the new season.

Date Published 08/07/2021

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Row over Northern Roots project

An artists' impression of the Northern Roots Project at Snipe Clough

Councillors have clashed over the Northern Roots project which would see a huge 160 acre eco park created in Oldham.

Date Published 23/07/2021

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Call for Oldham businesses to apply for net zero programme

Councillor Neil Emmott, who leads Rochdale Council and is the Greater Manchester Combined Authority portfolio lead for Green City Region

Businesses in Oldham have until Monday (July 26) to sign up for the second cohort of an online programme which will help them to cut their carbon footprint and reduce costs.

Date Published 23/07/2021

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