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The Tories also gained seats in Bolton North East, Bury North, Bury South and Heywood and Middleton.

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Voters in Leigh are happy to have a Tory MP and are "hoping that there's going to be a big change".

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Warrington South and Crewe and Nantwich both go from Labour to Conservative.

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The body was discovered on Friday morning in the village of Ashley in Cheshire, police say.

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The precious band is yet to be reunited with its owner after it was found by electoral staff.

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Seats held by Labour for generations across the Midlands and north of England are won by the Tories.

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Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola denies he has a clause in contract that would allow him to leave the club at the end of the season.

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Tears as carol singers bring Christmas cheer to the door of the 78-year-old.

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The five foot California king snake was found in a neighbour's garden and collected by the RSPCA.

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John Crilly, who fought the London Bridge attacker, says he shouted for police to shoot Usman Khan.

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One firm lets employees work from the comfort of their own sofa, even after they've been out drinking.

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Hiran Chauhan's body was found wrapped in plastic in woodland, a week after he went missing.

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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: 7C (44F), Minimum Temperature: 3C (37F), Wind Direction: Westerly, Wind Speed: 19mph, Visibility: Good, Pressure: 986mb, Humidity: 72%, UV Risk: 0, Pollution: Low, Sunrise: 08:17 GMT, Sunset: 15:49 GMT

Maximum Temperature: 6C (43F), Minimum Temperature: 4C (39F), Wind Direction: South Westerly, Wind Speed: 12mph, Visibility: Good, Pressure: 989mb, Humidity: 86%, UV Risk: 0, Pollution: Low, Sunrise: 08:18 GMT, Sunset: 15:49 GMT

Maximum Temperature: 7C (44F), Minimum Temperature: 2C (36F), Wind Direction: Southerly, Wind Speed: 10mph, Visibility: Good, Pressure: 997mb, Humidity: 86%, UV Risk: 0, Pollution: Low, Sunrise: 08:19 GMT, Sunset: 15:50 GMT

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