GOLFERS CAN once more enjoy facilities at Grains Bar after Oldham Council gave the green light for a new and improved venue. The Local Authority…View More Golf facilities get green light
(Pictures by Stuart Coleman Photography) THESE DRAMATIC pictures show the unstoppable floods that swept across Saddleworth last summer, wreaking havoc for residents and businesses. Well-i-Hole…View More WASHED OUT?
THE SADDLEWORTH Independent is looking for keen and talented reporters and salespeople to join our ever-expanding and successful team. We are seeking aspiring writers to…View More Join us
A SMART ticketing scheme which will be rolled out across Greater Manchester’s public transport services has been hailed as a ‘step forward’ by a Saddleworth…View More Local councillor says ‘Get Me There’ ticket scheme is a step forward
ROLL UP, roll up for a fun-filled circus extravaganza at this year’s Saddleworth Summer Show, where revellers can also take on snooker ace Steve Davis…View More Steve’s right on cue
CAPTAIN JACK Sparrow, Sponge Bob Square Pants, Emily Wilding Davison and Cruella D’Vil are an unlikely group of legends to find gathered in the same…View More Cap’n Jack wins battle of scarecrows
GREEN-FINGERED youngsters are helping boost Saddleworth’s wildlife after releasing 60 frogs into their hand-dug pond at one of the area’s most-loved reservoirs. Oldham Youth Council…View More Dovestone’s nature watch
SADDLEWORTH’S MP has launched an inquiry after patients expressed concerns over GPs who have set up business with an out of town chemist. Debbie Abrahams,…View More ‘Our Pharmacy’
(Pictures by Carl Royle) THEY MAY not have been by the racecourse at Royal Ascot but women across Saddleworth did not let that stop them…View More …And they’re off!
ENGLAND’S FINEST countryside event is all set for the off – and the Independent is offering two lucky families the chance to win tickets to…View More FREE tickets to the Great Yorkshire Show up for grabs