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Failsworth Councillors want to discuss safety interventions at an Oldham-line Metrolink Tram stop, with Police and Transport representatives following concerns from local...
Date Published 03/03/2021
Police have appealed for information on the whereabouts of a missing teenager from Oldham, who is known to frequent the Royton area.
A new competition has been announced to find the star for an upcoming podcast, which has been produced in Oldham through lockdown.
A fascinating talk about an Oldham nurse who was prepared to stand up and challenge the norm is one of the events being held to celebrate International Women’s Day on March 8.
Date Published 02/03/2021
A residential care home in nearby Hyde has received a charitable donation of £500,000 following work by insolvency specialists Smith & Williamson.
The Oldham branch of the National Education Union has called for for a more carefully planned return of pupils to schools.
Stagecoach, Britain’s biggest bus, coach and tram operator, has announced a major investment in new technology that will help plan the bus networks of the future to match the...
A 20-strong squad from Oldham Mountain Rescue Team saved a young man who fell while walking at Buckton Castle, Carr Brook, on Friday night.
Dedicated brothers Joe and Josh Mcloughlin are taking on a mega fitness challenge in a bid to raise much-needed funds for Dr Kershaw’s Hospice in Royton.
Date Published 01/03/2021
A dedicated community Trojan out for a dog walk along the canal in Mossley came to the rescue of a female who had slipped on mud and sustained an extremely painful ankle injury.
Oldhamer Georgia Brennan, a DPhil Mathematics student at the University of Oxford, is to present her mathematical research to a panel of expert judges and politicians as part...
Cambridge alumnus Dom Clarke is working with local parents to break down myths about Oxford and Cambridge and encourage more students from the area to apply.
A caring schoolgirl from Oldham is walking 100 miles for the British Heart Foundation (BHF) in tribute to her mum who is living with a debilitating heart condition.
Ashton and Failsworth MP Angela Rayner has accused the government of undermining our democracy and public health by failing to encourage people to sign up for a postal vote in the...
The Oldham Academy North and Royton and Crompton E-ACT Academy, both part of the multi-academy trust E-ACT, have launched their Kickstart Placement Scheme, designed to support...
A 19-year-old who was born with Down’s Syndrome and experiences significant hearing loss is looking forward to seeing her friends – after becoming one of the first adults with...
First-time buyers in Greater Manchester have an opportunity to take the first step on the property ladder in 2021 following the launch of a new government-backed Help to Buy...
A Failsworth footpath that was often used by getaway drivers being pursued by the police has been made narrower following requests from local Councillors, residents and Police...
Date Published 28/02/2021
Oldham Liberal Democrats fear that the latest ‘Places for Everyone’ plan continues to represent a real threat to our borough’s precious and irreplaceable green spaces.
With the easing of restrictions on the horizon, the future is looking brighter as the UK heads towards spring and the hope of this being the final lockdown.
The jobs frontline in Greater Manchester has been boosted by another 611 Work Coaches – helping people get back into work.
Date Published 27/02/2021
A new service has launched to help provide vital support to Greater Manchester’s night time economy.
More than 130 care homes across Greater Manchester - including a number in Oldham - are now using an innovative digital symptom tracker to monitor COVID-19 and support 4,000...
Children as young as three years old are caring for relatives in Greater Manchester.
The Music Venue Trust (MVT), which represents hundreds of UK grassroots music venues (GMVs), reckons the Legends Live Lounge in Lees remains 'in imminent danger of permanent...
Date Published 26/02/2021
This Spring, Oldham Coliseum Theatre is set to present a season of online events and experiences for audiences of all ages to enjoy, using interactivity and digital technology to...
Oldham's ability to get its Coronavirus testing results back more quickly has been improved after it was chosen to take part in a national pilot.
Maximus Foundation UK has provided Mahdlo Youth Zone with a grant of £2,500 to continue providing activities and experiences for disadvantaged young people.
Saddleworth Parish Council is taking forward plans to give Uppermill-born physicist Albert Wood OBE a blue plaque.
Some of the biggest names in business and government in the North West have already signed up for NorthWestWorks4U, a brand-new virtual jobs fair taking place this April thought...
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