Lees and District RBL war memorial cycle challenge raises Poppy Appeal funds

A FUNDRAISING cycle challenge around the borough raised £1085 for the Royal British Legion’s Poppy Appeal. The RBL Lees and District Branch decided to tackle…

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Action promised to remove war memorial vandal damage

HUNDREDS of people ensured tradition was maintained by marking Remembrance Sunday at Saddleworth’s iconic Pots and Pans war memorial. And next year the hilltop obelisk…

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Changes to Remembrance plans as new national lockdown introduced

PEOPLE across Saddleworth and Oldham are being reminded they can watch a Remembrance Service online from the Parish Church from 10.50am on Sunday, November 8…

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Saddleworth’s generations pay tributes to mark 75th anniversary of VJ Day

FROM a 94-year-old RAF veteran to community-minded young people, generations across Saddleworth marked the 75th anniversary of Victory over Japan (VJ) Day. August 15, 1945…

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