POLICE are investigating after six sheep were mauled to death in the last two weeks near to the Wharmton Mast at Greenfield. A dark brown…View More Police launch investigation after six sheep mauled to death in Greenfield
DIGGLE’S first ever scarecrow trail has already attracted plenty of attention and caught the eye of the Independent. Organised by Friends of Diggle School (FODS)…View More Diggle scarecrow trail is a big hit!
WHIT Friday came early as thousands flocked to Uppermill for a free concert by the Band of the Grenadier Guards. And no one was happier…View More Thousands turn out to watch the Grenadier Guards march into Saddleworth
SADDLEWORTH’S new creative hub – the Weavers Factory – opens on Saturday, April 6 with a celebration of the life of the woman who made…View More Famous British designers to teach at Saddleworth’s newest creative hub
UPPERMILL will welcome the Band of the Grenadier Guards in style when they make a special visit this month. The 35-strong band, which performs around…View More Grenadier Guards ready for unique march in Uppermill
GMP Saddleworth has confirmed a car jacking incident has occurred at Alexandra Mill in Uppermill. The incident occurred at 6.00pm April 1 in broad daylight.…View More Witnesses sought following car jacking in Uppermill
BREXIT has eventually passed through the area – even though it was a little delayed. To perhaps sum up the state of the crisis gripping…View More All aboard the ‘Brexit Express’- Britannia Steam Engine comes to town!
A DUTCH classic car enthusiast has appealed for help from Independent readers to trace the history of his pre-World War Two pride and joy. Pensioner…View More From Greenfield to Holland: Can you help solve sports car mystery?
DAYTRIPPERS and tourists heading for a Saddleworth beauty spot will soon have a new attraction to help them wile away the hours. Enterprising farmer Chris…View More Fly fishing experience to hook reservoir visitors
A GRASSCROFT man was left stunned when postcards from the other side of the world arrived at his house – 30 years after they were…View More Blast from the past: postcards reach destination 30 years on!