A GREENFIELD youngster has decided to follow in mum and dad’s footsteps with her idea to raise money for Children in Need. That’s why Jess…View More Jess is on Top-ham of the hills after hikes for charity
THREE of the biggest, boldest characters in TV and film history are starring in a new video designed to launch the Mayor of Oldham’s annual…View More Who Loves Ya Baby? Oldham Mayor rallying communities to raise funds for charities
LOVE, laughter and working together are the key to success says one happy Saddleworth couple celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary. Mary and Arthur Hinchliffe, who…View More Mary and Arthur celebrate 60 happy years and counting!
THE closure of Dobcross Post Office is only “temporary”, the Independent has been told. The Post Office and most recently Dobcross Village Store, both run…View More Post Office says closure in Dobcross is only “temporary”
A POIGNANT collection of poems looking at life, love and motherhood is being published by three local ladies this month. ‘Some Mothers Do’ is a…View More Some Mothers Do: Three poets tell of love, life and motherhood
UPPERMILL pavements are in urgent need of repair, claim residents who are fed up of falling and tripping along the village High Street. The Independent…View More Fix our footpaths plea from residents after falls and trips
DO you get tired of trudging to Oldham every year to take the kids to the panto? Their panto is good – but haven’t you…View More Panto hits Saddleworth Oh yes it does!
A STAR from the hit TV show Gladiators is visiting Saddleworth on Friday, December 7 to share how his life changed drastically after taking turn…View More Ex-Gladiator star to talk about turn to Christianity
KIND-HEARTED motor bikers revved up £713 for Saddleworth Riding for the Disabled as they held their first ever fundraising night as a club. The Rifle…View More Bikers rev up £713 for charity
THERE was a special delivery of cake and cheer at Delph Post Office on October 11 for their first birthday celebrations. Izhar and Oazmia Akhtar…View More Special delivery at Delph