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The RSPCA fears that the coming recession and the impact of ‘lockdown puppies’ will hit already-struggling rescue centres hard in coming months as the charity reveals 1,479...
Date Published 06/10/2020
Fund-raiser extraordinaire Steve Hill will be resting up as much as possible today after yesterday's (Sunday) heroics pounding the streets of Oldham once again.
Date Published 05/10/2020
Freehold Metrolink station once again has a working lift thanks to pressure applied by Oldham West and Royton MP, Jim McMahon.
Carnival arts organisation, Global Grooves, has appointed a preferred bidder for its project to transform its home, Vale Mill, at the top of Micklehurst Road in Mossley, to a...
Locally-based author Tony Ballantyne's second short story collection, Midway, has been published.
A dedicated Saddleworth family and friends scaled new heights to raise funds for a courageous 11-year-old girl.
A Chadderton cancer survivor is turning up the heat on cancer this October as she prepares to serve up a fundraising feast.
First Choice Homes Oldham (FCHO) has launched the second round of its popular Respect Our Community Awards (ROCA) scheme for 2020, meaning much-needed monetary grants are...
The Government is in danger of losing public support for its approach to local lockdowns without an urgent re-think of the policy, the Mayor of Greater Manchester has warned.
Over the last six months Oldham Council staff – and those from its partner organisations – have been going above and beyond to help our communities.
Date Published 04/10/2020
Oldham Liberal Democrat Group Leader Councillor Howard Sykes MBE has written to the Head of Metrolink to urge him to take on board the findings of reports into dangerous incidents...
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...
Thousands of people are waiting months for cancer treatment in Greater Manchester – more than anywhere else in the country, it has been revealed.
Date Published 02/10/2020
The co-founder of Hedley Jackson Funeral Directors has passed away peacefully, aged 88.
The legendary Saddleworth Round Table Santa Dash WILL take place this year - virtually.
Oldham Council are celebrating Grandparents Day by sending messages of love and support to people living in care homes across the town.
Volunteers in Failsworth have banded together to try and deter crime in the area.
New eateries specialising in Portuguese, Indian and vegan cuisine are proving a hit with Oldham’s shoppers, following the recent arrival of six new traders at Tommyfield Market.
This week's Dr Kershaw's winners have been announced (October 2).
One lucky Latics fan has won a season ticket, thanks to IT reseller Kenobi Technology Solutions.
Buildings and land – including the iconic Tameside Hippodrome – have been deemed ‘surplus to requirements’ and could be sold off by the town hall.
There has been a dramatic increase in calls to a national child sexual abuse prevention helpline since lockdown measures first eased, a charity has reported today (Friday).
North-west comedian Dave Spikey has added his support to Oldham Coliseum's Crowdfunder campaign.
Date Published 01/10/2020
Since the beginning of lockdown, six months ago, the Oldham Council Youth Service has been working hard to engage with Oldham’s young people.
GMP's volunteer group - the Scambusters - have made over 1,500 calls since the start of the pandemic to vulnerable members of the community to help stop them falling victim to...
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.
Tributes have been paid following the death of former Oldham nurse and extraordinary charity fund-raiser Violet Drummond-Griffith MBE.
Date Published 30/09/2020
Cancer charity Maggie’s Oldham are on the lookout for local schools, colleges and companies to Go Outrageously Orange and fundraise in November.
Dogs Trust Manchester is hoping National Grandparents Day this Sunday (October 4) will prove every dog really does have its day, by finding a forever home for one of its older...
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...
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