VOLUNTEERS are seeking further ways of raising funds to help repair an iconic Saddleworth church that remains on an at risk register. St Chad’s, on…View More Saddleworth church included on at risk register
THEY have stood empty and little known for nearly 80 years but now relics from World War Two, hidden on Saddleworth hillsides, have been added…View More Moorland Second World War defences given Heritage status
A SPRINGHEAD school is one of only eight across the country to receive a coveted Historic England heritage award. Knowsley Junior School is celebrating the…View More Heritage history passes test of time for honoured pupils
A POIGNANT Uppermill landmark is being considered for inclusion on a list of monuments and buildings of Special Architectural or Historic Interest. Historic England (HE)…View More Memorial to Saddleworth’s fallen war heroes to be specially listed?
Words by Louis Stowe A BLUE plaque commemorating Springhead suffragette Annie Kenney has been nominated for an appearance in the new Historic England exhibition ‘Immortalised’.…View More Annie Kenney is ‘Immortalised’ as statue appeal gathers momentum
GREENFIELD Station footbridge could be placed on Historic England’s register of listed structures. But a local railway campaign group insists the bridge is just over…View More No case to save railway footbridge at Greenfield station?
OLDHAM COUNCIL has welcomed Historic England’s agreement to place the Oldham Town Centre Conservation Area on its latest annual “at risk” register. The move will…View More Oldham Council moves to secure ‘At Risk’ status to save historic buildings