Saddleworth Museum prepares for re-opening after 15-month closure due to Covid pandemic

THE doors at Saddleworth Museum are finally reopening to the public in May after being closed for 15 months due to the coronavirus pandemic. A…

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Saddleworth’s younger residents offered chance to join vaccine study

RESIDENTS across Saddleworth and Oldham who have not yet been vaccinated are invited to get involved in an important Covid-19 vaccine study that could add…

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First orders! Saddleworth pubs and non-essential shops are back open for business

PUBS, hairdressers, beauty salons and other non-essential shops in Saddleworth were in the mood to raise a glass as they served customers once again. After…

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Dovestone busier than ever so National Park axes Ranger service!

A GROUP of volunteer rangers at Dovestone, some with more than half a century of service, have been disbanded without warning. They discovered their fate…

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Restart grants now open for applications from businesses across Oldham

BUSINESSES forced to close during the national lockdown can now apply for a Restart Grant to help them reopen safely as Covid-19 restrictions are lifted.…

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Quaran-dine with us: Saddleworth friends publish lockdown-inspired cookbook to raise funds for hospitality sector

By Jacklin Kwan A GROUP of Saddleworth friends hope to serve up some much-needed funds for the hospitality sector thanks to their lockdown-inspired cookbook. Chris…

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