Wonderful women bow out after 27 years’ fundraising brings £151,000 boost to local charities

TWENTY-SEVEN years of fantastic fundraisers have raised £151,143.45 for local charities and causes – but now the Woman of Oldham Committee is calling time on…

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Get Together goes great to raise over £1,000 for charities

TUG of war, brass bands, dancing and a penalty shootout were just some of the games and entertainment to enjoy at The Great Saddleworth Get…

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Friends’ charity walk raises more than £2,500 for Alzheimer’s Society

THREE pals put their best feet forward for a 51-mile charity walk and raised more than £2,500 for the Alzheimer’s Society. James Brereton, a chef…

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Artist on a creative mission to raise funds for The Ticker Club

A LOCAL artist and designer is adding his own creative twist to a fundraising mission for a cause close to his heart. Simon ‘Fritz’ Fitton…

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Chew better believe it! Grotton man ‘cycles’ up Everest

KEEN cyclist Des Thorpe has completed a two-wheeled ascent of the world’s tallest mountain – all without leaving Saddleworth. In 21 hours, Des, a retired…

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