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With the clocks due to go back an hour later tonight (Sunday, October 25), GMP has issued its annual reminder to residents to use simple steps to stop burglars using the shield of...
Date Published 24/10/2020
It's time to get a tingle down your spine - but it is all for a good cause as the Friends of Diggle School (FODS) promise a really special trail to celebrate Halloween and the...
On Wednesday, November 25, toddlers, children and young people throughout Oldham are encouraged to put down their pens and take part in No Pens Day Wednesday; a national speaking...
Local author, Elaine Llyod is carrying on her husband's legacy by selling healing cushions and blankets.
Date Published 23/10/2020
Oldham Coliseum Theatre is reopening to socially distanced audiences from November with a programme of Covid-secure events, including a hard-hitting drama, virtual reality...
The end of an era is beckoning as hugely popular husband and wife team Margaret and Lawrence Smith prepare to call time on their Abbeyhills Road bakery after more than four...
This week's Dr Kershaw's winners have been announced (October 23).
A report updating councillors and the public on the progress made by the investigation team into historic allegations of child sexual exploitation in the Borough will be included...
Prime Minister Boris Johnson imposed Tier 3 restrictions upon Greater Manchester yesterday (Tuesday) after talks with local leaders failed to come to an agreement.
Essential repairs are to be carried out to Oldham’s oldest Great War memorial at Austerlands in advance of Remembrance Sunday, which this year marks the centenary of the...
Engineers at bus operator First Manchester have begun a programme to fit clean air technology to the engines of its diesel fleet which will reduce emissions of nitrogen oxides...
Conlon Construction has been appointed as the contractor on the development of a locally-inspired indoor climbing centre in Oldham.
Crompton Councillor Dave Murphy has welcomed the successful adjournment debate held in the House of Commons last Wednesday (October 14) in which MPs from all parties supported the...
Date Published 22/10/2020
Families in Oldham are being urged by the Royal Society for the Prevention Accidents (RoSPA) to take action to protect their children from the risks of household cleaning
People who are forced to self-isolate after getting ill with Covid-19 or coming into contact with a positive case can get a £500 support payment - if they meet certain criteria.
Date Published 21/10/2020
Northern Roots has teamed with Oldham Libraries and local businesses Remedian, Oldham Community Leisure, and Ultimate Products to launch the first ever Northern Roots Creative...
NHS Blood and Transplant is urging people in Oldham who’ve had coronavirus during the current lockdown to register as blood plasma donors.
A report published by Greater Manchester Police (GMP) found that crime in Greater Manchester had fallen overall by 19% when compared to the total, in the same period (January to...
Work is set to start on a project to deliver more than 78km of new fibre optic broadband infrastructure across Oldham.
Ashton and Failsworth MP Angela Rayner is urging the government to save almost 18,000 children across Oldham and Tameside from losing vital free school meals support over the...
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
‘Pat yourself on the back and give yourself a wiggle’ – one Oldham nursery has lifted the lid on how it’s welcoming children back amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Date Published 19/10/2020
The Old Library Garden Cafe are supporting Mahdlo Youth Zone this half-term courtesy of a fundraiser with a difference.
Last Thursday, Oldham-based pizza oven specialists LLK transformed their onsite demo kitchen into a pop-up pizza takeaway as they raised money for local animal sanctuary, Pennine...
Welcome to Saddleworth‘s spookiest house.
The cat-loving Mayor of Oldham Ginny Alexander is determined to stay warm this winter - and help support a local charity.
A council’s a top engineering team and local ward councillors have been praised for their quick intervention after a car landed upside down on a country road blackspot.
Oldham College is vowing “our best is yet to come” after being pipped to the post for the coveted ‘FE College of the Year’ award.
A lovingly hand-crafted banner which illustrates the poignant story of Saddleworth's 2020 lockdown has taken pride of place in the parish church.
An unassuming man who quietly fought and beat coronavirus has inspired a dedicated team of community fundraisers to provide vital support equipment for others fighting the
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