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The Manchester Arena Inquiry hears of efforts to help Kelly Brewster, Liam Curry and Chloe Rutherford.

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Stagecoach and Arriva bus drivers in the North West are to vote in a row over pay.

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Toraq Wyngard set fire to a skip on the driveway of the Loose Women panellist's home in Cheshire.

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Norman Alcock uses his milestone birthday to complete a fundraising challenges for a hospice.

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One man is being held after being treated for minor injuries, while three others are also in custody.

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The men will be walking 300 miles over two weeks between their homes to raise money and awareness.

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The Greater Manchester mayor says he merely wants equal treatment for northern England.

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David Mottram called a mental health support line after strangling a woman in her flat in Congleton.

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The venue by the Trafford Centre is due to open in 2023 with waves for all levels of surfers.

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Helix Roofing says it has "co-operated at every step" of the health and safety investigation.

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Jonathan Diba-Musangu, 23, met his victims through a church in Rochdale where he taught Sunday school.

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Universities join Mayor Andy Burnham to sign an agreement to tackle social and economic issues.

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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: 9C (47F), Wind Direction: Westerly, Wind Speed: 9mph, Visibility: Good, Pressure: 1011mb, Humidity: 91%, UV Risk: 0, Pollution: Low, Sunset: 18:51 BST

Maximum Temperature: 13C (56F), Minimum Temperature: 7C (45F), Wind Direction: Westerly, Wind Speed: 15mph, Visibility: Good, Pressure: 1018mb, Humidity: 76%, UV Risk: 2, Pollution: Low, Sunrise: 07:08 BST, Sunset: 18:49 BST

Maximum Temperature: 15C (59F), Minimum Temperature: 12C (53F), Wind Direction: Southerly, Wind Speed: 13mph, Visibility: Good, Pressure: 1013mb, Humidity: 91%, UV Risk: 1, Pollution: Low, Sunrise: 07:10 BST, Sunset: 18:47 BST

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