Former Friarmere player and local umpire Philip Bantam dies aged 61

FORMER Friarmere player and respected local umpire Philip Batham, who has died aged 61, was described as somebody who lived for cricket. Philip, remembered as…

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Join Dr Kershaw’s virtual thanksgiving and remembrance service for loved ones

DR Kershaw’s Hospice is inviting families to come together in their own homes and light a candle in memory of a loved one at a…

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Tributes paid after death of community stalwart Stan Bowes

A COMMUNITY stalwart who helped charities and organisations around the world has died after contracting Covid-19. Stan Bowes, from Diggle, passed away aged 75 on…

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Barrie rocks: Mum and daughter make poignant tribute to popular Saddleworth man

A KIND-HEARTED mum and daughter have created a bright and poignant tribute to one of Saddleworth’s best loved characters. Barrie Ashley, 67, from Greenfield, died…

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