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Family law professionals at Pearson Solicitors and Financial Advisors are showing their support for Good Divorce Week this year by offering free advice sessions to families.
Date Published 27/11/2020
The Greater Manchester Local Enterprise Partnership (GM LEP) Co-Chairs Lou Cordwell and Mo Isap, and Cllr Elise Wilson, Greater Manchester Combined Authority (GMCA) Portfolio Lead...
Self Assessment customers should be alert to criminals claiming to be from HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC).
Date Published 21/11/2020
A new partnership between Oldham’s Enterprise Trust (OET) and The Prince’s Trust has been announced in order to support the town’s young entrepreneurs. The Prince’s Trust has...
Date Published 18/11/2020
A brand new scheme has been unveiled at Maggie’s and visitors to the Oldham centre will now be able to get an hour of free advice on future planning.
Date Published 13/11/2020
The North West private sector saw business activity rise at the slowest rate for four months in October, latest UK regional PMI® data from NatWest showed.
Date Published 09/11/2020
An Oldham-born business mentor and volunteer for the Oldham Enterprise Fund has been named as one of Britain’s top 50 business advisers.
Date Published 07/11/2020
After taking a summer break, largely due to the coronavirus pandemic taking hold, the fantastic, glossy 40-page quarterly Oldham Chronicle Magazine is back and out on the streets...
Date Published 06/11/2020
Nine apprentices kick-started their careers in construction and engineering in 2019/20, thanks to First Choice Homes Oldham’s (FCHO) partners.
Businesses which have been legally required to close as a result of local or national restrictions can now apply for a business grant.
Oldham Credit Union has joined forces with seven other community credit unions across Greater Manchester to launch a Covid-19 recovery plan that will offer hope and £15m in...
Date Published 02/11/2020
Government moves to clamp down on late payment for small businesses have been welcomed by an Oldham insolvency expert.
Date Published 28/10/2020
Home makeover shows have been selling us the home renovation ‘dream’ for decades.
Date Published 25/10/2020
Innovative equipment from an Oldham-based company is helping businesses and venues keep their visitors Covid-secure as soon as they walk through the door - or rather, gate.
Conlon Construction has been appointed as the contractor on the development of a locally-inspired indoor climbing centre in Oldham.
Date Published 23/10/2020
Revolution 96.2, which has been broadcasting in Oldham since August 1999, has been sold.
Date Published 22/10/2020
One of central Oldham’s longest-established businesses - the multi-award-winning beauty salon Tymbuktu - celebrated its 40th birthday yesterday (Tuesday).
Date Published 21/10/2020
A barber shop that put staff and customers at risk of catching coronavirus has been closed after advice and support from Oldham Council officers was continually ignored.
Oldham-based Ascroft Medical has been chosen as finalists in not just one, but two categories in the Dental Awards 2020, as well as the completely separate Private Dental Awards...
Date Published 20/10/2020
Greater Manchester businesses impacted by COVID will be offered free support to build their online presence and reach a wider market as part of a new scheme.
Date Published 16/10/2020
HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) has received more than 54,800 claims from customers using a new online portal which allows workers to claim tax relief for working at home.
Date Published 15/10/2020
Talented Oldham teenager Ben Power is hoping to make his way in the world of art and business following the devastating blow of missing out on the opportunity to do his A Levels.
Date Published 12/10/2020
Latest UK regional PMI® data from NatWest showed a further strong rise in business activity across the North West in September, as the region's private sector continued to recover...
Sacha Lord, the Night Time Economy Adviser for Greater Manchester, has reacted with mixed emotions to Chancellor Rishi Sunak's announcement that a new financial package will be...
Date Published 09/10/2020
Get the kettle on, sit back, relax and hear from Oldham sporting legend, entrepreneur, and charity champion Terry Flanagan MBE, who will be launching Mahdlo Youth Zone’s Virtual...
Date Published 07/10/2020
Commuter habits in the North West have changed significantly as a result of Coronavirus – and government investment in transport and infrastructure must evolve accordingly, says...
Date Published 03/10/2020
Self Assessment customers can now apply online for additional support to help spread the cost of their tax bill into monthly payments, without the need to call HM Revenue and...
Oldham's only Business to Business magazine has returned to print after the Coronavirus pandemic paused publication.
Date Published 02/10/2020
Oldham Council and Langtree have signed up Costa Coffee to the £35million Hollinwood Junction regeneration project.
An Oldham headquartered finance firm is expanding with a new division as the market for M&A remains buoyant.
Date Published 01/10/2020
A new survey from Acas has found that over a third of employers (37%) are likely to make staff redundancies in the next three months.
RBMUK are the first business in the United Kingdom to initiate a brand-new Disinfectant System from Medi-Clean operating at their factory in Chadderton.
Date Published 30/09/2020
Oldham-based Ascroft Medical have been busy, not only supporting students and graduates locally and internationally, but have also when answering a plea for support from singer...
Greater Manchester’s Youth Task Force is inviting organisations across the city-region to make commitments to young people.
Date Published 29/09/2020
Oak View Group (OVG) and the Co-op are joining forces to develop the UK’s biggest and most exciting new arena in Manchester - with the project injecting £350m of private...
Date Published 26/09/2020
Shaw Liberal Democrats are in ongoing dialogue with Yodel in a bid to save local jobs after the distribution giants revealed relocation plans.
Oldham-based Ultimate Products, the owner, manager, designer and developer of an extensive range of value-focused consumer goods brands, has launched the UP Virtual Showroom, a...
Date Published 25/09/2020
Oldham East and Saddleworth MP Debbie Abrahams has praised as ‘innovative’ the retrofitting of solar panels to commercial diesel vehicles by local firm, TRAILAR, even touting...
To tackle increasing numbers of young people aged 16-24 struggling to find work and on Universal Credit, the Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) has announced today (Monday) a...
Date Published 21/09/2020
Local leaders are seeking tougher powers to clamp down on businesses that flout Covid rules.
An innovative programme designed to help newly-unemployed people in Greater Manchester find work has received a £13m funding boost from the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP).
Date Published 15/09/2020
Businesses in the North West recorded sustained growth in activity during August, latest UK regional PMI® data showed.
Date Published 14/09/2020
Oldham-based SDA Systems has donated and installed innovative self-cleaning touch pads at local school, Littlemoor Primary.
Date Published 11/09/2020
Manchester Digital has teamed up with the Greater Manchester Combined Authority (GMCA) for an initiative set to advise and inform anyone looking to switch to a digital career –...
Date Published 09/09/2020
The EnterprisingYou (EY) programme has proved crucial to the self-employed following the Covid-19 outbreak by providing support to self-employed businesses, particularly those hit...
Date Published 07/09/2020
Ultimate Products, the Oldham-based owner, manager, designer and developer of an extensive range of valuefocused consumer goods brands, is set to resume its local recruitment...
Date Published 04/09/2020
Work has started on transforming a former abattoir into a £5.5million housing development in Royton.
Date Published 02/09/2020
Specialist foam product manufacturer, Comfortex Limited, has produced over 14,000 medical mattresses for hospitals globally during the coronavirus pandemic with the support of...
Date Published 01/09/2020
A new dessert and café bar is bringing a sweet new offering to Oldham town centre after opening at the Old Town Hall.
Date Published 29/08/2020
The CEO of Manchester Airport Group has called for an end to what he’s described as the Government’s “sluggish, illogical and chaotic” approach to quarantine.
Date Published 27/08/2020
The Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme is set to come to a close in October and Oldham West and Royton MP Jim McMahon has urged the government to rethink the decision and to extend...
An Oldham bar which only opened for business a year ago, has landed a top accolade from a drinker’s watchdog.
Date Published 24/08/2020
Barlows and Clifford College based in Chadderton, Lancashire have been awarded the Princess Royal Training Award for the second year in succession. This prestigious award is...
Date Published 23/08/2020
An Oldham-based manufacturer is helping businesses get back on track after COVID-19 disruption, through innovative product development in collaboration with GC Business Growth
Date Published 18/08/2020
An Oldham expert is urging people with debt problems to seek advice at an early stage following a survey which predicts a spike in people going bust later this year.
Date Published 15/08/2020
Leading voices in the business and academic communities have called for targeted interventions to support workers, limit the spread of Covid-19 and protect the economy – echoing...
Date Published 14/08/2020
Manchester's iconic Central Library, a building that dominates the city's St Peter's Square, was lit up red last night (Tuesday) in support of the thousands of freelancers...
Date Published 12/08/2020
North West consumer confidence is on the rise following record lows in March and April, according to Deloitte’s latest Consumer Tracker.
Date Published 10/08/2020
Business conditions improved across the North West private sector in July, with latest UK regional PMI® data from NatWest showing a steep rebound in activity following the record...
Go North West, who started running bus services in the region last year, has made an unprecedented cash lump sum offer of £5,000 per driver in exchange for productivity...
Date Published 07/08/2020
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