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It was a meet-and-greet affair at the Vestacare Stadium on Tuesday night when preparations began for Oldham RL Club's assault on the Betfred Championship in 2020.
Date Published 21/11/2019
High-rise tenants paying £40k for cladding removal instead of building owners.
More than a million contactless journeys have been made on Manchester's Metrolink system - just four months after it launched.
The smooth running of Failsworth’s Remembrance Sunday Service was supported this year by volunteers from Virgin Media who are carrying out works in the area.
Date Published 20/11/2019
Get ready to enjoy a spectacular evening of festive entertainment as we prepare to switch-on Oldham’s Christmas lights this weekend.
Pennine Acute Hospitals has one of the highest rates of delayed or misdiagnosis cases in the UK.
Tributes have been paid to Joe O'Brien who was stabbed outside The Royal Oak Hotel pub in Failsworth earlier this year.
Police are appealing for the public’s help to trace a man from the Oldham area who is wanted on recall to prison.
Shortly after 3.30pm on Monday 18th November 2019 a man approached a child who was in the company of their mother in Queens Park, Heywood before asking the child to go with him.
Date Published 19/11/2019
Population boom of fleas expected to invade homes and workplaces as Brits turn up the heating following snow and cold weather warnings.
A 21-year-old man who stabbed another young man to death in Oldham, was today jailed for life today.
Gallery Oldham is inviting Oldham residents and visitors from beyond to celebrate plans for OMA – Oldham’s new Heritage and Arts Centre – and the National Lottery’s 25th...
Talented young people from Oldham took to the stage on Sunday 17th November and performed alongside world-renowned artists, to an audience of thousands and HRH Prince Harry at the...
Oldham Choral Society have given a concert at the RNCM, Manchester, accompanied by the East Lancs Sinfonia conducted by Nigel P. Wilkinson.
Only 40 percent of current Oldham Athletic fans say they're going to renew their season tickets for next year, according to a new survey.
A former Temperance hall used to store theatre props and costumes is to be demolished by the town hall next year after it was deemed ‘too expensive’ to repair.
The Bishop of Middleton has given his blessing to Sola Fide CE Trust and its move into its new office premises in Uppermill.
Date Published 18/11/2019
Manchester Airport’s Runway Visitor Park is once again hosting its popular annual Christmas tour in December.
On Saturday 16th November eager pantomime fans queued outside Oldham Coliseum Theatre to book the very first tickets for 2020 – 2021’s pantomime.
An investigation into suspected illegal dog breeding has seen 101 dogs removed from houses in Greater Manchester.
Oldham Community Leisure Centre Chief Executive has praised a member of staff for helping an injured person - who was stabbed near the building.
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Greater Manchester mayor Andy Burnham wants to see his ‘bed every night’ scheme to get rough sleepers off the streets rolled out nationally.
The Oldham Evening Chronicle's biggest stories this week.
Date Published 16/11/2019
Yesterday’s #ExcitableEdgar Christmas ad has generated more engagement on Twitter within the first 24 hours than any previous John Lewis Christmas ad.
Date Published 15/11/2019
Three men are in hospital after a stabbing at Oldham Leisure Centre last night (14th November).
New research from AIG Life Limited shows workers are struggling to fit medical appointments around the demands of their job despite the best efforts of employers and the NHS.
Police were called to a report of a stabbing at Oldham Lesiure Centre at around 4.30pm today (Thursday 14 November 2019).
Date Published 14/11/2019
The 19 candidates vying to become Oldham’s MPs have been revealed ahead of the December general election.
A teacher from Oldham has been nominated for ‘Teacher of the Year’ at the prestigious Educate Awards that will take place at Liverpool Cathedral tomorrow (Friday 15th November).
Police are appealing for witnesses after a woman was violently assaulted in her own home.
Greater Manchester Police (GMP) welcomed 37 new Special Constables at a ceremony at Sedgley Park Chapel on Monday 4th November.
As part of a partnership with Maggies Oldham solicitors from Pearson will be presenting a ‘Cancer in the Workplace’ workshop at the Oldham hospital centre.
Manchester Airport has released pictures of the new PremiAir terminal at Manchester Airport.
Oldham Council are highlighting what's on offer throughout the borough this year, to help people enjoy the festivities.
Upgrading speed cameras should be an ‘immediate priority’ for transport bosses after warm weather triggered an ‘unusually high’ number of road deaths in Greater Manchester,...
Police received reports shortly after 3pm today (Wednesday 13 November 2019) that a woman had fallen from a bridge above the clockwise side of the M60 near junction 22.
Date Published 13/11/2019
Oldham Choral Society are getting into the Christmas spirit with an evening of dance music at the RNCM (Royal Northern College of Music) on Sunday 17th November.
The RSPCA reports that last Christmas Day, the charity received 934 calls to its cruelty line - the highest number for five years and almost a third more than in 2017.
Can you help police find a missing man from Broughton, Salford?
Date Published 12/11/2019
Six children are being rushed to hospital with pneumonia every hour in England, a report by two leading children’s agencies has revealed.
Electronic signs that warn motorists when they are driving too fast around Oldham are broken or ‘faulty’ because there is currently no cash to repair them, a councillor has...
Two primary schools in Lees have recently joined forces to tackle some of the issues caused by traffic in their local area by introducing their own Walk to School Week.
Bosses have revealed ‘shocking’ figures that show more than 100 families in crisis are stuck living in temporary accommodation in Oldham.
Town hall bosses have lifted the lid on why an ‘important’ Oldham link road keeps being hit by severe flooding.
This year’s free Oldham Christmas lights switch-on event will take place on Sunday, November 24.
A man has been charged with sexual assault in Manchester city centre.
As BBC One celebrates its 50th anniversary of colour TV this week, TV Licensing has revealed that 15 households across Oldham are still watching TV programmes on black and white...
A scheme designed to crackdown on rogue landlords could be extended across more of Oldham.
Date Published 11/11/2019
Oldham Council Leader, Councillor Sean Fielding, called for First Bus to cut bus fares in Oldham at last week’s meeting of the Transport for Greater Manchester Committee.
Police are appealing for the public’s help to trace a wanted from Salford.
Police are appealing for witnesses after an incident in Harpurhey.
Debbie Abrahams, Labour’s parliamentary candidate for Oldham East and Saddleworth and chair of the Oldham Fairness Commission (OFC), has welcomed a 30p rise in the UK living wage...
Paul Brierley and Helen Formby have been announced as the Parliamentary candidates for the Brexit Party in the Constituencies of Oldham East and Saddleworth and Oldham West and...
Macmillan Cancer Support’s mobile information and support bus is coming to Oldham.
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