Proud Greenfield family celebrate life of history making female author

ETHEL Carnie Holdsworth was described as a “forgotten working class heroine” during celebrations to mark her life and works. But to a Greenfield family, Ethel,…

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Paint it back – Lockdown look at Saddleworth captured in new collage

THE Weavers Factory gallery in Uppermill has kicke -off a year of new exhibitions with a project close to the hearts of owners, Julian Bovis…

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Recruitment company serves up £500 boost for cookery school

AN independent recruitment firm has served up a financial boost for Saddleworth Cookery School to support their classes for vulnerable children and young adults. Brooks…

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Food for thought? Music workers hope new cook book is recipe for fundraising success

SADDLEWORTH resident Julie Cotton is part of a Manchester team of live music workers fundraising for mental health first aid on tour. The fundraiser is…

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‘Unbelievable’ Blue Coat students achieve excellent GCSE grades

HARD work and sheer enthusiasm helped ‘unbelievable’ Blue Coat students achieve excellent GCSE grades, says headteacher Rob Higgins. Overall, 35 per cent of results were…

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Tea-sy does it for Parish Council chair’s fundraising

AFTER more than 18 months, Saddleworth Parish Council is back on the fundraising trail – and its first event was a huge success. More than…

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