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Lorraine Campbell, 55, was on a business trip in Colombo when she died.

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Greater Manchester sees more measles cases so far in 2019 than in the previous two years combined.

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Up to 50 firefighters were called to the scene above Oldham at Knott Hill, Delph.

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A 22-year-old man and a 17-year-old boy were originally arrested on suspicion of murder.

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Manchester City strike an important blow in their pursuit of a second successive Premier League title with a convincing derby victory over Manchester United at Old Trafford.

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Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola is amazed at Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's pre-derby warning to his Manchester United players.

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Four young black men share their experiences of being stereotyped and judged for the colour of their skin.

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Police believed the man followed the girl into a shop and then took photos underneath her school uniform.

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The chances of officers turning up to deal with low-level crimes with no CCTV is "almost non-existent".

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BBC reporter Andy Bell describes his three months embedded with one of Britain's biggest police forces.

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Every seat is up for grabs as Cheshire's newest boroughs go to the polls for the third time.

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A string of hyperlocal candidates could make an impact on Greater Manchester's councils.

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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: 14C (57F), Minimum Temperature: 6C (43F), Wind Direction: South Easterly, Wind Speed: 12mph, Visibility: Good, Pressure: 996mb, Humidity: 75%, UV Risk: 2, Pollution: Low, Sunrise: 05:48 BST, Sunset: 20:27 BST

Maximum Temperature: 15C (59F), Minimum Temperature: 7C (45F), Wind Direction: Southerly, Wind Speed: 12mph, Visibility: Good, Pressure: 1005mb, Humidity: 68%, UV Risk: 3, Pollution: Low, Sunrise: 05:46 BST, Sunset: 20:29 BST

Maximum Temperature: 11C (52F), Minimum Temperature: 6C (43F), Wind Direction: North Westerly, Wind Speed: 18mph, Visibility: Good, Pressure: 1003mb, Humidity: 79%, UV Risk: 2, Pollution: Low, Sunrise: 05:43 BST, Sunset: 20:31 BST

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