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The man died in hospital after falling ill at the four-day dance music festival in Cheshire.

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The girlfriend of a road racer killed at the Ulster Grand Prix in 2017 says racing was his greatest passion.

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Crystal Palace stun Manchester United with an injury-time winner to record their first victory at Old Trafford since 1989.

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Neighbours of a man subjected to homophobic abuse in the street rally to show their solidarity.

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A teenage boy has been arrested after the girl apparently took a "combination of drugs".

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Ten dramatic drag queens from RuPaul's Drag Race UK will appear at this year's Manchester Pride parade.

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The EFL may extend Bury's deadline to avoid expulsion if a sale is almost complete but "cannot keep postponing games", says its chief executive.

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Wins for Lancashire and Notts Outlaws see them book their places in the T20 Blast quarter-finals.

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Bury call for volunteers to help get Gigg Lane ready to host matches again after a summer of financial turmoil.

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Bury are given until 17:00 BST on Tuesday to complete a sale and avoid being expelled from the EFL.

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Bury are waiting to hear if a late offer to buy the club will save them from being expelled from the English Football League.

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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: 14C (57F), Wind Direction: North Westerly, Wind Speed: 4mph, Visibility: Moderate, Pressure: 1019mb, Humidity: 98%, UV Risk: 0, Pollution: Low, Sunset: 20:14 BST

Maximum Temperature: 26C (78F), Minimum Temperature: 15C (58F), Wind Direction: South Westerly, Wind Speed: 6mph, Visibility: Moderate, Pressure: 1018mb, Humidity: 76%, UV Risk: 5, Pollution: Low, Sunrise: 06:09 BST, Sunset: 20:11 BST

Maximum Temperature: 22C (71F), Minimum Temperature: 14C (57F), Wind Direction: South Westerly, Wind Speed: 6mph, Visibility: Moderate, Pressure: 1015mb, Humidity: 79%, UV Risk: 3, Pollution: Low, Sunrise: 06:10 BST, Sunset: 20:09 BST

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