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Dylan Scanlon was pronounced dead by emergency services in Oldham on 31 December last year.

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Greater Manchester Police believe the two separate shootings in Leigh could be linked.

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Manchester City Council asks people to continue to wear masks as national Plan B rules are lifted.

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Regan Walker was a footballer on the up until a devastating cancer diagnosis ended his career. He tells BBC Sport his story.

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The festival, headlined by 50 Cent and Tyler the Creator, will return to its usual slot in June.

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The remains were found on marshland next to a retail park in Horwich, Bolton.

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Police pursued Saif Ghalib, of Blackburn, for more than 30 minutes across Greater Manchester.

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Paul Ologbose, 57, died after receiving a single punch to the head at a social club in Leigh.

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The singer calls on his former Smiths bandmate to "move on" and "stop using my name as clickbait".

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The victim was assaulted behind a pub in Deansgate, Bolton, on Sunday, police say.

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Leanne Morgan received the student of the year accolade from The Queen's Nursing Institute.

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Two suspects are detained in Manchester as part of the investigation into the attack in Texas.

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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: 11C (51F), Minimum Temperature: 1C (34F), Wind Direction: Westerly, Wind Speed: 14mph, Visibility: Good, Pressure: 1027mb, Humidity: 82%, UV Risk: 1, Pollution: Low, Sunrise: 08:03 GMT, Sunset: 16:42 GMT

Maximum Temperature: 10C (50F), Minimum Temperature: 9C (48F), Wind Direction: South Westerly, Wind Speed: 11mph, Visibility: Moderate, Pressure: 1031mb, Humidity: 90%, UV Risk: 1, Pollution: Low, Sunrise: 08:01 GMT, Sunset: 16:43 GMT

Maximum Temperature: 11C (52F), Minimum Temperature: 3C (37F), Wind Direction: Westerly, Wind Speed: 20mph, Visibility: Good, Pressure: 1024mb, Humidity: 81%, UV Risk: 1, Pollution: Low, Sunrise: 08:00 GMT, Sunset: 16:45 GMT

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