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Thousands of Manchester City fans turn out for the Premier League winners' open-top bus parade.

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Ali Asghar, 39, asked a passenger to stop eating a chicken burger before being "savagely" attacked.

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Benjamin Mendy pleads not guilty to nine offences, including seven rapes, at Chester Crown Court.

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Thousand of fans went on the pitch after City beat Aston Villa 3-2 to win the Premier League title.

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Having music fans buy into a share issue will give small venues "long-term security", a charity says.

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Ten puppies and two dogs die in a fire at a flat in Leigh which housed a cannabis farm, police say.

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A woman was dragged into bushes by a man posing as a taxi driver, but managed to escape, police say.

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Manchester City win the Premier League for the sixth time after a stunning fightback from two goals down to beat Aston Villa.

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Survivor Freya Lewis and mayor Andy Burnham joined 20,000 participants in the Great Manchester Run.

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Eve Senior's photograph after the Manchester Arena bomb five years ago was seen around the world.

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Forty years after it opened, the legendary nightclub is credited with changing music and Manchester.

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Manchester City launch an investigation after Aston Villa keeper Robin Olsen is assaulted during a pitch invasion after the final whistle at Etihad Stadium.

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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 (48F), Wind Direction: Westerly, Wind Speed: 9mph, Visibility: Good, Pressure: 1001mb, Humidity: 89%, UV Risk: 0, Pollution: Low, Sunset: 21:16 BST

Maximum Temperature: 15C (59F), Minimum Temperature: 9C (48F), Wind Direction: Westerly, Wind Speed: 14mph, Visibility: Good, Pressure: 1004mb, Humidity: 73%, UV Risk: 4, Pollution: Low, Sunrise: 04:55 BST, Sunset: 21:18 BST

Maximum Temperature: 15C (59F), Minimum Temperature: 10C (50F), Wind Direction: Westerly, Wind Speed: 15mph, Visibility: Good, Pressure: 1008mb, Humidity: 80%, UV Risk: 3, Pollution: Low, Sunrise: 04:53 BST, Sunset: 21:19 BST

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