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Rochdale market, which has been operating since the 13th Century, will be run by a trader.

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Two other boys aged 14 and 15 were injured in the incident.

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A worker and a member of the public are praised for helping to stop a stabbing in Manchester.

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The timing is not ideal but the rewards are significant and Tyson Fury can again prove his sales prowess when he enters WWE.

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St Helens comfortably defeat Salford Red Devils at Old Trafford to win their first Super League Grand Final since 2014.

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Nasreen Akhtar said she had "poor mobility" and couldn't work but was seen dancing at a wedding.

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Wigan and England captain Sean O'Loughlin will miss the Great Britain Lions tour to New Zealand and Papua New Guinea.

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Justin Holbrook feels "satisfied" as his reign as St Helens head coach ends with a Super League Grand Final win at Old Trafford.

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Manchester United record back-to-back Women's Super League victories with an impressive win at Tottenham Hotspur.

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Manchester City extend their 100% start in the Women's Super League as they beat Birmingham City to go top of the table.

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Pool winners Sale, Harlequins and Exeter are joined by best-placed runners-up Saracens in the Premiership Cup semi-finals.

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Community News

Professional Head Lice treatments, worth it?

Posted by Administrator : Wednesday 13th September 2017

Professional Head Lice treatments, worth it? We know many that would like to know if opting for professional head lice/nit removal treatment worth the cost? We explore the Pro's and Con's of using professional treatment services in the UK.

Potholes Giving Local Drivers a Problem

Posted by Administrator : Wednesday 13th March 2013

LEAVING US IN A DITCH? Potholes are becoming more and more of a problem in Oldham due to a lack of local maintenance funding and the changes in the UK weather. Potholes despite being seen as a miner problem they can affect so many drivers on a daily basis.

Cost of Living Rising!

Posted by Administrator : Tuesday 12th March 2013

COSTING US OUR LIVELIHOOD? It is estimated that the cost of living looks expected to continue to rise this year with stable incomes versus increasing costs of everyday household items. In recent years the cost of living has been as high as 5 times more than wage rises.

Avoid Your Home Flooding

Posted by Administrator : Monday 11th March 2013

BE PREPARED OR AT LEAST HAVE YOUR ARM BANDS READY. Flooding can be devastating for home owners but some simple tips could prevent heartbreaking and costly repairs. It is important that you understand about your property and local areas, so you can be aware of any potential flooding problems in the future.

 

What Is Next For Our Local Public House

Posted by Administrator : Saturday 2nd March 2013

THERE IS NOTHING WORNG WITH A GOOD LOCAL. It is no secret that our local pubs have suffered in the last decade due to numerous factors such changing nightlife trends (Bars and Clubs), the recession (meaning people have less to spend), alcohol awareness campaigns, the general costs of ale and rent and increases in government tax’s on alcoholic beverages.

The Local Transport Infrastructure

Posted by Administrator : Friday 1st March 2013

HOW DOES OUR LOCAL TRANSPORT COMPARE? For years people in the Oldham community have made their feelings known when it comes to public transport.

Local Weather

Minimum Temperature: 8C (46F), Wind Direction: Southerly, Wind Speed: 6mph, Visibility: Good, Pressure: 1009mb, Humidity: 93%, UV Risk: 0, Pollution: Low, Sunset: 18:16 BST

Maximum Temperature: 15C (58F), Minimum Temperature: 9C (49F), Wind Direction: South Easterly, Wind Speed: 9mph, Visibility: Good, Pressure: 1007mb, Humidity: 84%, UV Risk: 1, Pollution: Low, Sunrise: 07:35 BST, Sunset: 18:13 BST

Maximum Temperature: 14C (58F), Minimum Temperature: 9C (49F), Wind Direction: South Westerly, Wind Speed: 6mph, Visibility: Moderate, Pressure: 1002mb, Humidity: 83%, UV Risk: 1, Pollution: Low, Sunrise: 07:37 BST, Sunset: 18:11 BST

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