SINCE burning down in June 2016, Bailey Mill in Delph has become an ‘eyesore’ according to Saddleworth Parish Councillors, Luke Lancaster and Max Woodvine. They…View More Brownfield development funding for Bailey Mill?
COUNCILLORS have questioned if Saddleworth’s community toilet scheme is flushed with success. But rather than pull the chain on the long-standing initiative, they intend loo-king…View More Has community toilet scheme become an inconvenience?
A Concrete structure erected on a new housing estate in Greenfield has been dubbed ‘the Berlin Wall’ by concerned villagers. They contacted the Independent when…View More Wall’s not well! Concern over appearance of concrete structure
A FIGHTING fund has been set up to help pay the costs of a legal challenge to Oldham Council’s planning committee decision. Save Our Valleys…View More Campaigners set £20,000 target for legal fund to fight homes approval decision
SADDLEWORTH Parish Council is calling for proposed highway changes in Diggle to be tried and tested before being put in place for a new Saddleworth…View More Parish Council calls for highways test run before changes for new school in Diggle
A GROUP of Greenfield residents is considering a court challenge to Oldham planners’ decision to grant approval for a luxury 20-home development on land off…View More Judicial review challenge to housing development?
A DEDICATED wildlife trust has raised an alert after young arsonists sparked illegal blaze threats at a top beauty spot. The fires were reported by…View More RSPB raise alerts following arson attempt at Dovestone Reservoir
A free, family friendly community event is taking place in Oldham to help bring together people interested in growing. The Community Growing Conference takes place…View More Let’s get growing! Free event coming to Oldham
NETWORK Rail bosses are refusing to budge despite on-going protests against the erection of palisade fence and removal of vegetation in the Den Lane conservation…View More ‘No fence’ campaigners driven batty by Network Rail protests
The #YourOldham Festival is back showcasing the great co-operative work going on across our borough and giving you the chance to discover how to do…View More Be Inspired, Get involved and have fun at the #YOUROLDHAM festival