Police appeal for information after cyclist killed in van collision in Lees

Police are appealing for information and witnesses after a man died following a road traffic collision on Huddersfield Road in Lees.  At around 5.15pm on…

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Oldham care home for children receives damning Ofsted report

By Charlotte Green – Local Democracy Reporter A CARE home where children set a bedroom on fire, use cannabis and demonstrate ‘extreme aggression’ when demanding…

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Call for community to pledge to Mahdlo Youth Zone’s Get Back In The Zone Campaign

THE chairman of Mahdlo Youth Zone is calling for the community to help young people across the borough by making a pledge to its Get…

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New COVID-19 testing centres in Oldham after spike in number of infections

By Charlotte Green NEW coronavirus testing centres have opened in Oldham after a spike of infections in the borough led to stricter restrictions on socialising…

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Travel updates following new Government coronavirus restrictions in Greater Manchester

DUE to increased rates of coronavirus infection in Greater Manchester, the government and its 10 local authorities have acted together to introduce new local restrictions to…

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New nature experiment to investigate link between the outdoors and wellbeing

THOUSANDS of volunteers from across the UK are needed to take part in a new nature experiment to investigate the link between the outdoors and wellbeing. ‘Nature up close and personal:…

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