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Three men are arrested in connection with the death of the 31-year-old in Bury, Greater Manchester.

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Fatuma Kadir, who travelled from Bolton to London, is found after police mount a nationwide search.

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Huge queues at some airports are reported on the first weekend of the summer holidays for many.

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Sabah Ahmedi wants to show imams can "have a laugh", have "a bit of banter" and "wear colourful socks".

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Manchester City Council intends to preserve the messages, which were left in support of the England star.

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He allegedly used controlling behaviour, including kicking his ex-girlfriend out of his hotel room naked.

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"Vital" information was not shared after the Manchester attack, a British Transport Police chief says.

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The cost has emerged after architects said parts of the building could suffer "catastrophic" failures.

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A sculptor says a planned statue of comic Bobby Ball will be "larger than life" to "mirror his joy".

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The BBC's annual fundraising events will be broadcast from the city from 2021 onwards.

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England winger Jadon Sancho completes his 73m move to Manchester United from Borussia Dortmund.

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David Jones, 46, was found dead at a property in Bolton on 10 July.

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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

Maximum Temperature: 23C (73F), Minimum Temperature: 13C (56F), Wind Direction: Northerly, Wind Speed: 8mph, Visibility: Good, Pressure: 1009mb, Humidity: 67%, UV Risk: 4, Pollution: Low, Sunrise: 05:13 BST, Sunset: 21:17 BST

Maximum Temperature: 24C (75F), Minimum Temperature: 14C (57F), Wind Direction: Westerly, Wind Speed: 9mph, Visibility: Good, Pressure: 1009mb, Humidity: 69%, UV Risk: 5, Pollution: Low, Sunrise: 05:14 BST, Sunset: 21:16 BST

Maximum Temperature: 21C (69F), Minimum Temperature: 13C (56F), Wind Direction: Westerly, Wind Speed: 8mph, Visibility: Good, Pressure: 1007mb, Humidity: 80%, UV Risk: 3, Pollution: Low, Sunrise: 05:16 BST, Sunset: 21:14 BST

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