BARBECUE bans and harsher penalties are being called for by councillors to protect the Saddleworth countryside after a spate of damaging fires. Over Easter, blazes…View More STOP THIS! Barbecue ban and fines to combat Saddleworth moorland blazes?
Independent editor Trevor Baxter sits down with a Saddleworth-based former Parole Board member to discuss the issues faced by the under-fire service. The decision –…View More Parole Board process is ‘art not a science’ says former member
A SPATE of damaging moorland fires at Dovestone Reservoir in Greenfield have sent waves of anger and frustration across Saddleworth. Now a letter has been…View More Save the moors – a special report after fires at Dovestone Reservoir