Petition calls for winter fuel benefits for families in extra need due to Covid pandemic

AN ONLINE petition demanding a winter fuel allowance for households in the UK facing hardship during the latest national lockdown has been launched by Saddleworth…

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Petition launched to support knighthood call for Kevin Sinfield

MORE than 30,000 people have signed an online petition calling for Saddleworth marathon man, Kevin Sinfield, to be knighted. The Independent’s front page headline in…

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Petition calls for temporary closure of Dovestone Reservoir

THOUSANDS of people have signed a petition calling for a temporary visitors’ ban at Dovestone Reservoir. Organiser Helen Bishop says the Saddleworth beauty spot should…

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Welcome to Dovestone – 13,000 cars, 80 sacks of rubbish, five penalty charge notices

ABOUT 13,000 vehicles visited Dovestone Reservoir in the last three days of May – yet the official car park only has space for 150 cars.…

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Oldham East and Saddleworth MP backs campaign for compensation for families of front-line coronavirus victims

DEBBIE Abrahams, MP for Oldham East and Saddleworth, is backing calls for a Coronavirus Compensation Scheme for families of key frontline workers who lose their…

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