National Trust rangers are warning that reckless behaviour on the moors could be putting lives at risk. It’s after three moorland fires in just two…View More National Trust rangers say moorland fires are putting lives at risk.
A TEAM of volunteers has taken part in an environmental volunteering day to help make local moorland less vulnerable to fire damage. A total of…View More Volunteers roll up sleeves for moorland regeneration project
A RED kite seen falling from the sky accompanied by the sound of gunshots is the latest in a series of concerning incidents involving birds…View More Shot red kite ‘like balloon bursting’ near Saddleworth Moor
The moorland fire which has raged in Saddleworth and Tameside for more than a week is now being investigated as arson. An investigation has been…View More Saddleworth and Tameside moorland fires being investigated by police as arson
A SPATE of damaging moorland fires at Dovestone Reservoir in Greenfield have sent waves of anger and frustration across Saddleworth. Now a letter has been…View More Save the moors – a special report after fires at Dovestone Reservoir
THE body of a man found on Saddleworth Moor on Sunday, February 18 has been formally identified as Bernard Gaunt. The 51-year-old from Oldham had…View More Man’s body found on Saddleworth Moor now identified
Firefighters tackled two blazes on Saddleworth moors in the space of a couple of hours above Greenfield on Saturday, March 25. Investigations have started into…View More Blaze drama on moors as day trippers flock to Saddleworth beauty spot