Oldham records highest coronavirus infection rate in country

By Charlotte Green, Local Democracy Reporter OLDHAM has recorded the highest coronavirus infection rate in the country. There were 781.1 Covid-19 cases per 100,000 people in…

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Family seat-memorial bench now in place for ‘true Saddleworth legend’

A MEMORIAL bench to honour former Saddleworth ‘bobby’ Martin Warburton has received the family seal of approval. Nearly £1,000 was raised by the Dovestone WI…

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YBS plan Oldham branch closure as part of nationwide proposals

YORKSHIRE Building Society is looking to shut its Oldham town centre branch as part of a nationwide closure programme. Customers have been receiving letters outlining…

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Uppermill eatery teams up with Mahdlo in campaign to end child food poverty

MUSE in Uppermill is showing its charitable side by making up and giving out free meals after linking up with Oldham’s Mahdlo. Staff at the…

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