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People are now banned from taking barbecues, fireworks and sky lanterns on to Saddleworth Moor – and can be fined £100 if caught.
Date Published 19/09/2019
This is what UK men need to know about asking their GP for a prostate cancer check, according to experts.
Tape in is in place at a car park off Egerton Street in Oldham.
Oldham resident Anthony Shaw and friend Andrew Lindsay from the football fanzine ‘United We Stand’ hit upon the idea of a walking challenge to raise money for charity.
Oldhamers marched through the town to commemorate the RAF veterans on Sunday 15th September.
Date Published 18/09/2019
Heywood-based Logic Wealth Planning scored a record fundraising total at their annual charity golf day in early September, raising vital funds for Springhill Hospice in Rochdale.
People are to face on-the-spot fines of £400 if they dump waste in Oldham.
Police are appealing for the public’s help to trace a wanted man from Tameside.
Date Published 17/09/2019
Councillor Steve Hewitt, a campaigning community champion heading a conservation group, has been told he can stand as a candidate again in next year’s borough elections.
Millions of dog owners are unaware of a deadly disease spreading across the UK, according to new research.
‘Poor planning’ at a children’s home led to increased incidents of vulnerable youngsters self harming, going missing and being aggressive to staff, a watchdog has found.
Rochdale Market is being closed, with the last trading day set for Monday 14th October.
Date Published 16/09/2019
Oldham’s Trojan mayor was on the front line leading the applause when the Tour of Britain cycle race came to town.
Detectives have released a CCTV image of John Rimmer’s last known movements in Rochdale.
Three Saddleworth villages are presenting a united front in a bid to address residents growing concerns over increased traffic and speeding issues.
Police are appealing for the public’s help to trace a man from Clayton, Manchester who is wanted on recall to prison.
Oldham’s first tree champion has been labelled a “hypocrite” after voting in favour of a new housing scheme which protestors say will destroy a picturesque valley.
For the very first time, school children across England will learn lifesaving skills as part of the school curriculum, a monumental moment after ten years of campaigning by the...
Date Published 14/09/2019
It’s nearly time for the glitzy presentation evening at the Queen Elizabeth Hall, Oldhamers are now being urged not to miss out on their chance to celebrate with their local...
Date Published 13/09/2019
Town hall bosses in Oldham have put aside £20k to subsidise food banks in the borough in the event of a no-deal Brexit.
It’s a week to go until the glitzy presentation evening at the Queen Elizabeth Hall, Oldhamers are now being urged not to miss out on their chance to celebrate with their local...
A man has been charged with murder after a large fight outside a pub in Failsworth.
Three way traffic lights and work on a gas pipe will herald the start of essential drain work on a key Saddleworth link road on Monday.
Get prepared for the glitzy presentation evening at the Queen Elizabeth Hall, Oldhamers are now being urged not to miss out on their chance to celebrate with their local sporting...
Date Published 12/09/2019
The family of a man who was murdered in Rochdale have paid tribute to him.
There were more than twice as many attendances to Accident and Emergency departments in England for the 10% of the population living in the most deprived areas (3.1 million),...
Get ready for the glitzy presentation evening at the Queen Elizabeth Hall, Oldhamers are now being urged not to miss out on their chance to celebrate with their local sporting...
Oldham Council has resolved to get Boris Johnson to write about the plight of the Kashmiri people to the Indian Government - and ensure the region is no longer bereft of basic...
A GP surgery had dirty and dusty rooms and employed ‘people they knew’ without checking references.
Date Published 11/09/2019
Dr Kershaw's Hospice are appealing for help after their van was stolen from a supermarket in Chadderton.
Oldham has been named as one of the UK’s least successful in a ranking of UK retail centres, and has been selected as one of 50 additional locations to receive funding to...
The countdown is on for the glitzy presentation evening at the Queen Elizabeth Hall, Oldhamers are now being urged not to miss out on their chance to celebrate with their local...
A brand new Dolby cinema screen has opened at ODEON Trafford Centre.
Mayor Andy Burnham has paid tribute to Vincent Kompany ahead of tonight’s testimonial match for his “courage, passion and determination” to tackling homelessness in Greater...
VILLAGERS living in a community which saw their iconic memorial wrecked by a wayward lorry, are bracing themselves for increased traffic problems.
A 54-year-old man was taken to hospital at around 1:30am on Thursday 5th September 2019, with severe injuries to his head and face.
Date Published 10/09/2019
Campaigners are worried green spaces in their villages are being ‘fast tracked’ for development after plans for a new housing estate were submitted.
The enterprising owners of a Saddleworth farm are taking to the air in a novel bid to support riders on Stage 8 of the Tour of Britain on Saturday.
TfGM offers travel advice as Greater Manchester plays host to a range of high-profile sporting events this weekend (14-15 September).
The 2019 Saddleworth Village Olympics launched in spectacular style at the weekend with an memorable opening celebration.
Oldham’s biggest jobs fair is back.
Congregations at Saddleworth’s iconic village churches are being urged to take part in award-winning eco surveys covering parish life.
Date Published 09/09/2019
Oldham Council has today paid tribute to those who have lost their lives working for the emergency services with a special flag raising ceremony.
An Oldham man, who has battled depression to become an ambassador for men’s mental health, has shared his story to help inspire others.
Oldham’s newest micro bar has been given a positive thumbs up by the council’s leader, officers and punters.
Paul Taylor has been announced as prospective parliamentary candidate for the Brexit Party, for Oldham East and Saddleworth Constituency.
A man and woman have been arrested following a fire at a block of flats in Rochdale.
The famous Tour of Britain has started this weekend in Scotland (7th September) and today cyclists will take to the streets of Berkwick-upon-Tweed and Newcastle-upon-Tyne in stage...
A celebrated band club has hit a new high note on its rising return to good fortune.
Police are appealing for information after a car collided into a house in Oldham.
Date Published 06/09/2019
Dr Kershaw's Lottery Winners have been announced (6th September).
Oldham, Rochdale, Bolton and Cheadle are among the places, which will benefit from a new Government initiative.
An interactive online map has been launched for Greater Manchester residents to plot the geographic boundaries of their own accents and dialects.
A man who murdered a trainee nurse in Denton to fund his drug habit, has been jailed for life.
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