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Manchester United will not say if they have received ransom demands over the cyber attack on the club last week that forced them to shut down their systems.

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Andy Burnham said, if Covid rates continue to fall, he will push for Greater Manchester to go into tier two.

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More than 55 million people will remain banned from meeting other households indoors from 2 December.

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Emily Jones, seven, was stabbed by a stranger as she played in Queen's Park, Bolton.

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Yahya Werfalli, whose bank details were used to buy bomb-making chemicals, gets a community order.

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England and Manchester United forward Marcus Rashford will be given a special award at next month's BBC Sports Personality show.

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Tower block residents waited more than three years for unsafe cladding to be removed.

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Abdalraouf Abdallah, convicted of terror offences, has refused to discuss his relationship with Salman Abedi.

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Shukri Yahye-Abdi, 12, died after last being seen in the River Irwell in Bury, inquest hears.

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Students say the university has put "profit over safety".

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Alexander John Soyoye was fatally stabbed in Moston, Manchester, on 5 November.

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Andrew Wadsworth tells a jury he momentarily "lost control" when he stabbed Melissa Belshaw to death.

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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

Maximum Temperature: 6C (43F), Minimum Temperature: 2C (35F), Wind Direction: South Easterly, Wind Speed: 4mph, Visibility: Moderate, Pressure: 1020mb, Humidity: 92%, UV Risk: 0, Pollution: Moderate, Sunrise: 07:57 GMT, Sunset: 15:57 GMT

Maximum Temperature: 8C (47F), Minimum Temperature: 6C (42F), Wind Direction: Easterly, Wind Speed: 7mph, Visibility: Moderate, Pressure: 1020mb, Humidity: 92%, UV Risk: 0, Pollution: Moderate, Sunrise: 07:58 GMT, Sunset: 15:56 GMT

Maximum Temperature: 8C (47F), Minimum Temperature: 5C (42F), Wind Direction: Southerly, Wind Speed: 4mph, Visibility: Moderate, Pressure: 1026mb, Humidity: 96%, UV Risk: 0, Pollution: Moderate, Sunrise: 08:00 GMT, Sunset: 15:55 GMT

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