Saddleworth mourns sad death of ‘our Barrie’

TRIBUTES have been paid to one of Saddleworth’s best known and best loved characters, Barrie Ashley, who passed away on Thursday, April 16. Barrie, 67,…

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XR calls on council to declare ‘climate emergency’

A RECENTLY formed Extinction Rebellion group continues to spread its climate emergency message across Saddleworth and Mossley. Around 20 campaigners, including several youngsters, engaged Saturday…

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National goal for promotion winning brass bands

TWO Saddleworth brass bands are celebrating after producing promotion winning performances at the North West Area finals in Blackpool. Both Boarshurst Silver Band, Greenfield and…

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Boarshurst are keeping brass band traditions alive

TALENTED Boarshurst Silver Band is inviting brass lovers down to their weekly concerts to help to keep the tradition thriving. The award-winning Band hosts concerts…

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Country music sounds come to Greenfield for charity night

THE SOUND of country music will brighten up Greenfield once more as ‘Just Good Friends’ return for a fourth year with their popular charity night.…

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