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We are always being told that, as a society, we are all getting more overweight and it should be something we take control of, but how?
Date Published 25/03/2019
Walking football is a growing sport in the UK and two weeks ago, two teams from Oldham walking football went to Barnsley FC to play three of their teams.
Date Published 19/04/2019
Back for its 17th year, Oldham’s Sport Awards 2019 kicked off with the opening for nominations in a number of categories including Club of the Year, Volunteer of the Year and...
Date Published 15/04/2019
Greenfield Primary School is over the moon to announce that they came 1st overall in the Oldham's Friday Cross Country League this year for the second year running.
Date Published 05/04/2019
Issan Gym in Oldham took 7 of it's junior boxers to compete at the WTKA Sandee Open and had 4 wins.
Date Published 01/04/2019
The East of England Showground is the setting for Belle Vue’s very first team outing of the season as the Rentruck Aces travel to the home of the Peterborough Panthers on Monday,...
With a busy season ahead, Oldham Aquatics made a resounding start to the competitive year at the recent Lancashire County Swimming Championships.
Date Published 27/03/2019
For the first time in history a girl’s football team from Oldham have booked their place in the national final of an English Schools competition.
South Failsworth Primary School will represent Oldham Athletic at Wembley Stadium in the final of the EFL Kids Cup on Saturday 25 May 2019 before the Sky Bet League Two play-off...
Date Published 21/03/2019
Manchester Racing say they’re delighted to announce that James Briggs Ltd, one of Europe’s largest consumer chemical businesses, has signed up as a Principal Partner for the 2019...
Date Published 11/03/2019
Higginshaw started their 2019 campaign North West Men’s League with a resounding 46 – 14 victory over Clock Face A, on a wet & windy Oldham Edge.
As Belle Vue Speedway 2017 LTD continues to develop its business model, it has announced it will introduce a new brand called Manchester Racing to further support the commercial...
Date Published 08/03/2019
Issan Gym’s Connor Bourne exceled in his first N class Muay Thai fight at Ossett Townhall on Dean White Show this Sunday.
Date Published 26/02/2019
Town's gym is bursting with champions
Date Published 21/02/2019
Deal could be days away
Date Published 05/02/2019
Police officers from Oldham, Rochdale and Tameside divisions along with hundreds of other players have raised thousands of pounds for Mahdlo Youth Centre while taking part in a...
Date Published 29/01/2019
Kevin Sinfield and Paul Sculthorpe will play lead roles in driving England Rugby League forward in 2019
Date Published 24/01/2019
Adam Brook trained with his new team-mates for the first time
Date Published 23/01/2019
Oldham RL Club has announced a new kit sponsorship deal with a national marketing company.
Date Published 21/01/2019
Oldham RL Club will add new boy Emerson Whittel to the squad for Sunday's Law Cup clash with derby rivals Rochdale Hornets at the Vestacare Stadium.
Date Published 16/01/2019
The Oldham Rugby League Heritage Trust has been awarded a grant by the Heritage Lottery Fund.
Date Published 14/01/2019
Oldham’s next great boxing hope remains on course for stardom following her latest medal-winning performance.
Oldham Athletic’s caretaker manager remains unbeaten after a goalless draw with Forest Green Rovers at Boundary Park.
Past and present rugby league stars will be lending a helping hand at a community fundraising event later this month.
Date Published 09/01/2019
It’s been a promising first-half to the season for Mossley in the Evo-Stik League West Division.
Chadderton Park under 15s Lions enjoyed a comprehensive 8-1 away win against the club’s Phoenix team in the North Bury League.
Date Published 08/01/2019
Oldham Athletic have confirmed they’ve sacked manager Frankie Bunn following his sides 6-0 thrashing at the hands of Carlisle United on Boxing Day.
Date Published 27/12/2018
There was disappointment for Oldham’s Mark Heffron on Saturday night as he slipped to defeat against Liam Williams in his eagerly-anticipated British middleweight title fight at...
Date Published 24/12/2018
Power puncher supreme Mark Heffron is determined to do Oldham proud tomorrow night in front of his army of fans at the Manchester Arena.
Date Published 21/12/2018
Oldham Community Leisure (OCL) has been awarded a Silver Customer Engagement Award for dedication to its customers.
Date Published 18/12/2018
Carabao Energy Drink has teamed up with the Chronicle to give FIVE lucky Athletic fans the chance to WIN a pair of tickets to the Oldham versus Bury League Two clash on Saturday...
Date Published 04/12/2018
Chadderton Park under-15s Dragons made it six league wins out of six with a hard-fought 3-2 victory at Springhead Dragons.
Date Published 03/12/2018
Oldham Ladies’ first team drew 2-2 away at Didsbury Northern in the North Hockey Women's League Division Two South West.
Oldham Aquatics has two new regional champions following the Swim England North West Winter Championships.
Date Published 30/11/2018
After more than seven years at the Tameside Stadium, National League North side Curzon Ashton have announced they’ve parted company with their manager John Flanagan following a...
Isaan Gym prospect Luke Mattinson gave a terrific account of himself during the weekend’s UKMF IFMAS Championships northern heats in Barnsley.
Date Published 28/11/2018
Oldham Ladies’ first team were defeated 3-2 by Timperley Ladies in the North West Division Two South West.
Date Published 27/11/2018
Chadderton Park under-19s Eagles took on the Cobras in a pulsating club derby which ended 3-3.
Date Published 26/11/2018
With both Mark Heffron and Danny Wright set to feature on the undercard of the huge Josh Warrington vs Carl Frampton show at the Manchester Arena on Saturday, December 22, it's...
Date Published 23/11/2018
Oldham boxing star Mark Heffron is preparing himself for what he hopes will be a ‘massive’ end to 2018.
Date Published 21/11/2018
Oldham Aquatics’ six-man squad all won medals at the recent Swim England Masters National Championships, finishing their season in style.
When Failsworth super-lightweight sensation Danny ‘the Wolf’ Wright steps into the ring at the Manchester Arena on Saturday, December 22, a long-standing dream will finally come...
Date Published 20/11/2018
Oldham boxer Will Cawley has won a silver medal in the European Championships.
It proved to be another successful weekend for Isaan Gym's Junior UK Muay Thai boxers, as they turned in some clinical performances at the Barnsley Metrodrome Super Show.
The 18th annual Greater Manchester Sports Awards took place at Emirates Old Trafford, when over 500 guests were in attendance.
Chadderton Park under-15s Lions cruised to an 8-0 away win at Bridge JFC Hawks.
Swimmers Lucy Cannavan and Amarai Hoque, both from Aquabears Swimming Club, have been selected to compete at next year’s English Schools Inter-Divisional Championships at Crawley...
Date Published 15/11/2018
Eight Oldham finalists are gearing up for potential glory as they will be going for gold at Friday’s Greater Manchester Sports Awards ceremony, which takes place at The Point at...
Date Published 14/11/2018
A whopping 100,000 women across the country are playing Back to Netball; England Netball’s flagship participation programme, which first launched 10 years ago to encourage people...
Three gymnasts who train at Oldham Leisure Centre with Dynamo Trampoline Academy excelled at the recent English Championships.
Date Published 12/11/2018
Chadderton Park under-15s Lions enjoyed a fantastic win away at the league leaders and previously unbeaten Littleborough Blues.
What’s happening at Oldham Athletic?
Date Published 09/11/2018
Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Foundation Trust has spent the past year charting the journey of one of their patients, Grotton-based rugby league legend, Barrie McDermott.
Date Published 08/11/2018
Two boxers from Oldham’s Isaan Gym secured golden glory at the WTKA world championship in Pisa, Italy.
Date Published 07/11/2018
A local sailor is to be presented with a prestigious award for his lifetime contribution as a volunteer with Dovestone Sailing Club.
Date Published 05/11/2018
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