Council delays decision on Oldham’s contribution to controversial homes and jobs plan

OLDHAM Council tonight (Wednesday, November 25) postponed a decision on whether to approve the controversial Greater Manchester Spatial Framework. Salford and Stockport local authorities had…

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Oldham College’s ‘Amazing Grace’ is young student of the year national finalist 

AN INSPIRATIONAL Oldham College student who has battled serious illness has been shortlisted for a top national accolade.  Grace Prestwood has been named as one…

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MP’s ‘concerns” over Spatial Framework as councillors prepare to vote on Oldham’s homes plan allocation

DEBBIE Abrahams warns any future housing development on the Fletchers Mill site in Greenfield must address access issues caused by visitor numbers to Dovestone Reservoir.…

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Cakes and Kevin the Carrot: Saddleworth family set up virtual fundraising for charity close to their hearts

A COURAGEOUS Saddleworth lady is determined the Covid-19 pandemic will not stop her raising money for a charity close to her heart to research a…

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Mayor Andy Burnham joins Oldham Sixth Form College for exclusive virtual event

MAYOR of Greater Manchester Andy Burnham visited Oldham Sixth Form College – albeit virtually – to take part in an exclusive questions and answer event.…

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Festive fundraising to Give the Gift of Comfort to Dr Kershaw’s

DR Kershaw’s Hospice is asking the community to support its ‘Furnish with Love’ appeal by taking part in festive fundraising to raise money for its…

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