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The eight-year-old girl is being provided with support from specially-trained officers.

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Anyone who has taken "magic" or "pink champagne" should seek urgent medical attention, say police.

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Two men approached the 18-year-olds and walked with them before they attacked them.

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Cladding on three blocks in Salford "hadn't met requirements", said the city mayor.

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Ms Brewster, from Sheffield, was remembered by a match to raise money for victims and their families.

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The instrument is expected to attract worldwide interest and to sell for 30,000 or more.

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The 79-year-old woman was hit by a black Peugeot 107 driving along Bury New Road, Heywood.

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Lisa Lees was among 22 people who died in the suicide bombing at Manchester Arena.

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Hugh Grant offers 1,000 for the "safe return" of blind WW2 veteran Alfred Barlow's medals.

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Alison Howe was picking up her daughter from Manchester Arena when she died in the terror attack.

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The record was set 20 years after the release of first novel.

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The actor joins Kris Kristofferson on stage, as he shoots a scene for his new film.

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Community News

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.

Council Tax Rises As Councils Set To Save Money

Posted by Administrator : Friday 1st March 2013

MORE CUTS..... GREAT!!! Many councils across the UK now have the choice to either increase council tax, raise the funds by cutting back on other factors or even worse they do both.

Local Weather

Maximum Temperature: 16C (61F), Minimum Temperature: 13C (55F), Wind Direction: Westerly, Wind Speed: 5mph, Visibility: Very Good, Pressure: 1015mb, Humidity: 57%, UV Risk: 6, Pollution: Low, Sunrise: 04:40 BST, Sunset: 21:42 BST

Maximum Temperature: 15C (59F), Minimum Temperature: 12C (54F), Wind Direction: East South Easterly, Wind Speed: 10mph, Visibility: Good, Pressure: 1007mb, Humidity: 77%, UV Risk: 4, Pollution: Low, Sunrise: 04:41 BST, Sunset: 21:42 BST

Maximum Temperature: 13C (55F), Minimum Temperature: 10C (50F), Wind Direction: North North Easterly, Wind Speed: 12mph, Visibility: Moderate, Pressure: 1001mb, Humidity: 91%, UV Risk: 3, Pollution: Low, Sunrise: 04:41 BST, Sunset: 21:42 BST

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