Helping Keep The Oldham Community Local
Thu May 13, 2021
- Covid in Bolton: 'We're hoping that things will turn round' - Residents say Bolton "has just been very unlucky" as it braces itself against a surge in Covid cases.
- Manchester Arena Inquiry: Police chief 'persistently called' for aid - Insp Mike Smith tells an inquiry he asked paramedics to attend the foyer after the Manchester bomb.
- Salford sex assault: Girl, 13, robbed on way to school - The teenager was walking through a park in Salford when she was attacked, police say.
- Covid: Bolton Indian variant surge leaves hospitality nervous - Pub and cafe owners in Bolton are apprehensive about reopening amid a rise in the Indian variant.
Residents say Bolton "has just been very unlucky" as it braces itself against a surge in Covid cases.
Insp Mike Smith tells an inquiry he asked paramedics to attend the foyer after the Manchester bomb.
The teenager was walking through a park in Salford when she was attacked, police say.
Pub and cafe owners in Bolton are apprehensive about reopening amid a rise in the Indian variant.
Five politicians aged under 30 speak about why they stood in the local council elections.
The Champions League final between Chelsea and Manchester City on 29 May is switched to Portugal from Turkey.
Four people are convicted of killing Steven McMyler who was robbed and kicked to death in a churchyard.
A 25-year-old man is being held after a police officer suffered a broken eye socket and nose.
The mayor of Greater Manchester says a "worrying" spike of cases in Bolton is a "cause of concern".
Arooj Shah becomes the first Muslim woman to take charge of a council in the north of England.
Protesters in Cambridge, Macclesfield and Oxford are demanding the firm shares vaccine technology.
Susan Booth, 62, died after being found with serious injuries, prompting a murder inquiry.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Maximum Temperature: 14°C (58°F), Minimum Temperature: 7°C (44°F), Wind Direction: Northerly, Wind Speed: 11mph, Visibility: Good, Pressure: 1008mb, Humidity: 69%, UV Risk: 2, Pollution: Low, Sunrise: 05:13 BST, Sunset: 20:59 BST
Maximum Temperature: 15°C (59°F), Minimum Temperature: 8°C (46°F), Wind Direction: North Easterly, Wind Speed: 7mph, Visibility: Good, Pressure: 1010mb, Humidity: 69%, UV Risk: 3, Pollution: Low, Sunrise: 05:11 BST, Sunset: 21:01 BST
Maximum Temperature: 13°C (55°F), Minimum Temperature: 7°C (45°F), Wind Direction: South Easterly, Wind Speed: 8mph, Visibility: Moderate, Pressure: 1000mb, Humidity: 81%, UV Risk: 2, Pollution: Low, Sunrise: 05:09 BST, Sunset: 21:02 BST
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