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.
199 Article(s) Found
Today marks the start of Carers Week (10th-16th June), an important date in our calendar as we recognise the 6.5 millions carers living in the UK.
Date Published 10/06/2019
Thank you to everyone who supported the Liberal Democrats in the European elections last week.
Date Published 30/05/2019
Every day people with a visible difference are being excluded from public life in Oldham with many facing discrimination, isolation and loneliness because of their mark, scar or...
Well the earthquake prophesied by Nigel Farage has well and truly shaken up the political landscape in the UK.
This Volunteers Week (1-7 June), I would like to take the opportunity to thank our fantastic volunteers who give so much of their time, skill and dedication for the benefit of...
Date Published 24/05/2019
There are nearly 30,000 people living with dementia in Greater Manchester and that number is set to rise in the next few years.
Date Published 08/05/2019
Any tactic to extend the leaving date if the EU is just a ploy by the Remainers to keep us in the European Union for as long as possible
Date Published 29/01/2019
Last August we set out to raise awareness of Attendance Allowance.
Date Published 08/01/2019
Just as well Mrs May wasn’t in charge when Captain James Cook went off exploring.
Date Published 07/01/2019
This is a call out to all chocoholics, cocoa bean lovers and confectionary enthusiasts!
Date Published 02/01/2019
All indications suggest that 2019 will be a wonderful year for our great country.
One of my annual highlights, the Queen's Christmas Day Broadcast, was totally ruined for me this year by widespread advance publication of its contents.
Date Published 27/12/2018
As we enter the New Year, I’m calling on Oldhamers to save lives in 2019 by supporting Bowel Cancer UK, the UK’s leading bowel cancer charity.
Date Published 20/12/2018
So, next year, 2019, will see another 3.1% increase in rail fares on average.
Date Published 11/12/2018
Mrs May is rapidly losing control of her Government, suffering three defeats within 63 minutes.
Date Published 05/12/2018
We’re supporting Carers Rights Day today (Friday).
Date Published 30/11/2018
Our shops rely on the generosity of the community, which is why for this year’s Giving Tuesday (tomorrow) and in the lead up to Christmas, we are asking local residents to give...
Date Published 26/11/2018
It is impossible to ignore that Christmas is fast approaching; from fairy lights to decorations, the hallmarks of the festive period are all around us.
Date Published 22/11/2018
It was thought to be ‘job done’ when the 2016 referendum result was delivered.
Over the next few weeks we are going to hear a barrage of gloomy propaganda and even financial and economic Armageddon if we do not back Theresa May’s deal or have no Brexit deal...
Date Published 20/11/2018
Hot on the heels of French President Emmanuel Macron calling for a European Army now we have Angela Merkel voicing the same rallying call.
Date Published 14/11/2018
Ernest Hirst was a Shaw man, and he was killed in France on July 15, 1916.
Date Published 09/11/2018
Your readers may have heard recently of the £240m of extra money being allocated to the social care system to ease pressure on the NHS this winter.
Date Published 08/11/2018
I’d like to invite your readers to get their glitter on this Christmas and help us fight back against meningitis.
Oh look, plans for a European army are still alive and well and this time being promoted by French President Emmanuel Macron.
I am appealing for used postage stamps which help me raise funds which I then donate to the Guide Dogs for the Blind.
Date Published 06/11/2018
Meningitis Now has now launched its 2018 Ribbon Appeal, which gives everyone an opportunity to remember loved ones this Christmas – and we’d like to invite your readers to...
This is a very special week for remembering our armed services and those men and women who made the ultimate sacrifice.
Date Published 05/11/2018
This November 5, remember, please remember that for cats and dogs, Bonfire Night might seem more like The War of the Worlds than a traditional celebration.
Date Published 01/11/2018
Between £10 and £15 billion in welfare benefits lies unclaimed, according to official figures published by the DWP.
Date Published 30/10/2018
Home Page |
© Oldham Chronicle - all rights reserved.