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All six Premier League teams involved in the European Super League formally withdraw from the competition.

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Manchester United executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward will step down from his role at the end of 2021.

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The inquiry into the Manchester Arena attack hears of concerns over the level of training for staff.

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Bus operator Go North West claims its drivers are facing daily harassment over a refusal to strike.

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The victim, aged in her 20s, was attacked in a Manchester park shortly after midnight.

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Manslaughter charges are being considered in the case of Jack Barnes who was unlawfully killed.

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Grace Emery is able to hold six-month-old Xander now Covid lockdown rules have been relaxed.

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Steven McMyler was attacked by five people, including a 13-year-old boy, a court hears.

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Football fans from across the North West have been reacting to plans to create a European Super League.

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Mohamoud Mohamed, 17, was stabbed in the heart as he was attacked by four people, police say.

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Greater Manchester Police has warned of flouting restrictions after gathering in Platts Field Park.

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The man, in his 20s, died when a Fiat Punto crashed into a BMW and two unoccupied parked cars.

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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: 7C (45F), Wind Direction: North Easterly, Wind Speed: 10mph, Visibility: Good, Pressure: 1020mb, Humidity: 82%, UV Risk: 0, Pollution: Low, Sunset: 20:20 BST

Maximum Temperature: 13C (55F), Minimum Temperature: 0C (32F), Wind Direction: Easterly, Wind Speed: 13mph, Visibility: Good, Pressure: 1023mb, Humidity: 65%, UV Risk: 2, Pollution: Low, Sunrise: 05:54 BST, Sunset: 20:22 BST

Maximum Temperature: 17C (62F), Minimum Temperature: 3C (37F), Wind Direction: South Easterly, Wind Speed: 7mph, Visibility: Good, Pressure: 1028mb, Humidity: 55%, UV Risk: 4, Pollution: Low, Sunrise: 05:52 BST, Sunset: 20:24 BST

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