Individuals and groups asked to sew patches of positivity for ‘Togetherness’ project

INDIVIDUALS and groups across Oldham are invited to join a community project to create a patchwork quilt representing ‘Togetherness’. Stitch is a creative community project from…

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Station to station – A brief (and slightly irreverent) history of Delph Station

By John Kirkbride IN the mid-1960s when my family and I first moved to Saddleworth (or in my mother’s case back to Saddleworth), I remember…

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Storm-trouper! Ice man Dave has marathon charity challenge licked

AFTER 36 days and more than 200 miles Dave Fairbrother took off his ice hockey kit for the final time.But even after his marathon fundraising…

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OCL launches online workouts suitable for all

OLDHAM Community Leisure (OCL) has launched a new online exercise option for residents, targeted specifically at those who may have reduced mobility, underlying health conditions or…

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Diane’s cycle challenge raises more than £2,200 for Maggie’s Oldham cancer centre

A DEDICATED fundraiser has cycled from John O’Groats to Land’s End – without leaving her own home – to raise £2,200 and counting for Maggie’s…

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Saddleworth WI embraces technology to keep members in touch and active

SADDLEWORTH Women’s Institute have taken their meetings online to keep members connected as well as carrying out community projects during the coronavirus lockdown. The group’s…

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