A letter to the Editor by Oldham & Saddleworth Green Party THE Covid-19 lockdown has had a major impact on cycling in the UK. With…View More Letter: Cycling – let’s build on the boom!
FROM Winston Chur-chill to Nicole Saltslinger, Oldham’s fleet of gritting lorries are poised for action at the first sign of heavy snowfall. Thousands of miles…View More Thaw enforcement – gritting lorries primed and ready for action
OLDHAM Council has been awarded an extra £813,000 to improve the borough’s roads. This extra money is on top of the £6.2m Highways Improvement Project…View More Extra funding awarded to help improve Oldham’s roads
TWO campaigning Saddleworth Parish Councillors have questioned if Saddleworth taxpayers are getting value for money from their council tax. Cllrs Jamie Curley and Neil Allsopp…View More Saddleworth provides nearly quarter of Oldham’s council tax – but it is value for money, ask councillors?
A CURB on speeding motorists in two Saddleworth villages has moved a step closer after an appeal in last month’s Independent. Greenfield and Grasscroft Residents’…View More Greenfield residents have speeding motorists on their radar
OLDHAM Council has been snowed under with entries for their ‘Name a Gritter’ competition – and has now revealed the winners. The local authority asked…View More School pupils are ‘snow’ joke when it comes to picking gritter names
IT is the end of an era in Oldham as after years of service Oldham’s magnificent eight gritters have retired to the big depot in…View More Name the magnificent seven as they drive back into Oldham
Oldham Council has added a new gritter to its fleet – and don’t want it to feel left out… Two years ago the local authority…View More Oldham Council invites children to give name to new gritter
DENSHAW VILLAGERS are waging war on speeding traffic with the help of a Saddleworth MP. Residents are trying to address numerous problems including excessive speeds, an…View More Villagers wage war against traffic issues in Denshaw
MORE THAN 120 Dobcross residents turned out in force to put forward their concerns about their village being turned into a ‘rat run’ by traffic.…View More Dobcross residents turned out in force with concerns over village ‘rat-run’