You are Here:
Welcome to the News Search.
You can browse all our recent articles using the list below or use the following search form.
Looking for older articles? Try the Archive Search.
324 Article(s) Found
A former electrician who changed his life after a battle with depression is taking on his first 10k run to raise awareness of mental health issues in men.
Date Published 26/04/2018
Stroke survivors and carers from Oldham will celebrate the Stroke Association’s national awareness month, Make May Purple for stroke, on Wednesday, May 23.
Saddleworth-based children’s leukaemia charity, The Samantha Jones Trust (TSJT), has donated £12,000 to fund specialist equipment to help make the hospital environment less scary...
Children, parents and carers are being asked to help shape the future of the North West Ambulance Service (NWAS) so that young patients get the best possible care.
Date Published 25/04/2018
Cancer Research UK and the British Islamic Medical Association (BIMA) have teamed up to help boost awareness about bowel cancer screening services to members of the Muslim...
A mum from Mossley will be tackling the Great Manchester Run for Diabetes UK.
Date Published 24/04/2018
Women inspired by the heroic efforts of participants at yesterday’s Virgin Money London Marathon are being urged to take on their own fitness challenge by entering Cancer Research...
Date Published 23/04/2018
Boys and girls from across Greater Manchester are being invited to get muddy for a good cause - at a brand new event from Cancer Research UK’s Race for Life.
Date Published 18/04/2018
Newly-appointed British Heart Foundation (BHF) Fundraising Manager Natalie Bunyan is looking to grow the number of volunteers in the Oldham area.
Patients at five hospitals in Greater Manchester - including the Royal Oldham - are being encouraged and supported to get out of bed, put on some clothes and become active in...
A group of Oldham and Tameside Cambridge Weight Plan consultants and slimmers will be facing their fears head on this Friday, by zip lining in North Wales in support of Diabetes...
An Oldham GP and national health campaigner has warned that one in eight people could be at risk of liver failure and even death, if they don’t do something about their diet.
This year's Friends of the Peak District annual charity walk will start and finish at the traditional country pub, the Fleece Inn, in the picturesque village of Holme, near...
Date Published 16/04/2018
HC-One’s Avalon Park care home in Oldham is looking forward to welcoming neighbours and local residents into the home to celebrate the sixth annual Care Home Open Day on Saturday,...
Date Published 12/04/2018
Almost 10 years to the day since Chadderton-based Stewart Jones received a donated kidney from his father Peter, the dedicated pair ran the Manchester Marathon together, raising...
Date Published 09/04/2018
Volunteer members of Oldham and Saddleworth Rotary Clubs have been hailed for their efforts ensuring a massive effort to pack thousands of meals for hungry people across the globe...
Relentless itching that left her scratching until she bled, extreme insomnia and fears for her unborn baby turned what should have been a happy time into a living nightmare for...
Oldham ten-year-old-Ben Greenwood has signed up for this year’s Junior Great Manchester Run, even though he suffers with multiple allergies, daily pain fatigue and has what he...
Date Published 06/04/2018
The manager of an Oldham GP surgery has vowed to turn things around after a report by the Care Quality Commission placed it into ‘special measures’.
Date Published 05/04/2018
Join the RSPB on a three-mile guided walk around Dovestone Reservoir on Sunday, April 15, and learn how to use binoculars and recognise some of the birds you may see around the...
Date Published 04/04/2018
Hospices across Greater Manchester are leading the way with a unique partnership to help influence the future provision of specialist palliative and end of life care for local...
ROAR, Rochdale and Oldham Active Recovery, is set to be launched by social enterprise Turning Point, to support adults with drug and alcohol problems.
Date Published 03/04/2018
The Royal Oldham Hospital has been announced as one of only ten across the country which will become and ‘one-stop-shop’ when it comes to cancer diagnosis in a bid to catch the...
Maggie's Oldham is one of nine buildings which have been shortlisted for the 2018 RIBA North West (Royal Institute of British Architects) Awards.
Date Published 29/03/2018
Next Wednesday, April 4, the Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust will be hosting a free talk on ‘Maternity Services’ at the Royal Oldham Hospital.
Date Published 28/03/2018
Forget Me Not Children’s Hospice is hosting a day of fun and activities on Saturday, March 31, to officially launch its new charity shop in Royton.
Date Published 27/03/2018
The Sick Children’s Trust is asking people to join in its choc-tastic fundraising campaign, Big Chocolate Tea, to support families with seriously ill children in hospital with...
Patients across Oldham are being urged to plan carefully ahead of the Easter bank holiday, by requesting any repeat prescriptions in advance and making themselves aware of primary...
Hundreds of Oldham residents have tapped into a new nurse-led drop-in facility set up by Cancer Research UK.
In the 1980s, Michelle Tomlin’s mother was treated at The Christie before she passed away.
Date Published 26/03/2018
Home Page |
© Oldham Chronicle - all rights reserved.