The biggest Oldham stories of 2021

Date published: 30 December 2021

As 2021 draws to a close, we take a look back at the biggest stories in Oldham over the last twelve months.

The stories from our community range from quirky, to tragic, to uplifting and infuriating. Between now and New Year's Day, we look back on the most-read stories on Oldham's only truly local news website.

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The 5G mast on Counthill Road

Residents slam 5G mast 'monstrosity' erected overnight on Counthill Road



Two men were tragically killed following a horrific car accident in Delph



Curzon Street as featured in the Christmas ad

Oldham gets sprinkled with Christmas magic for TV ad



Oldham Council has bought the Spindles Town Square shopping centre

Plans for Spindles Shopping Centre out for consultation

Tomorrow, we'll share more of the biggest Oldham stories of 2021

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