‘Potential significant risk of harm’: Royal Oldham Hospital told to improve emergency care after surprise inspection by watchdog

By Charlotte Green, local democracy reporter THE Royal Oldham Hospital has been told it must improve its emergency care after a watchdog found there was…

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Green light for £28 million extension at Royal Oldham Hospital

By Charlotte Green, Local Democracy Reporter BUILDING work on a £28 million four-storey extension at The Royal Oldham Hospital has been given the final green…

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British Empire Medal will be “bittersweet” moment for nurse Wendy

A SENIOR critical care nurse at the Royal Oldham Hospital says recognition in the New Year Honours list for services to nursing will be a…

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Royal approval Friends and workmates receive Queen’s honour

BEST mates Malcolm Kilpatrick and Anthony Cocker now have BEMs to go with their status as BMs. Pals Malcolm and Anthony were surprised but delighted…

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Dramatic drop in Covid-19 cases in Oldham hotspots

By Charlotte Green, Local Democracy Reporter Werneth has seen the highest number of coronavirus infections in Oldham but cases are continuing to fall dramatically in…

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Maggie’s Oldham cancer centre unveils new Pearson partnership scheme to support families

A NEW scheme is being unveiled this October at Maggie’s Oldham Cancer Care so visitors to the centre will be able to get an hour…

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Raise money for Maggie’s and enjoy a night of culture from the sofa

CANCER charity Maggie’s is calling on people to raise funds and enjoy a virtual night of entertainment from the comfort of their own home on…

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Diane’s cycle challenge raises more than £2,200 for Maggie’s Oldham cancer centre

A DEDICATED fundraiser has cycled from John O’Groats to Land’s End – without leaving her own home – to raise £2,200 and counting for Maggie’s…

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