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A woman suffered serious leg injuries after a car smashed into her home in Bolton, police say.

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Manchester United announce the appointment of Ralf Rangnick as their interim manager until the end of the season, subject to work visa requirements.

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Thousands of homes are still without power after winds of up to 98mph brought down trees and lines.

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The cathedral will close from March for the project, which will include restoring its Victorian features.

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The drivers became stuck after heavy snow and high winds hit parts of the M62 near Rochdale.

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Michelle Barlow suffered blood clots, but was initially diagnosed with gastroenteritis, an inquest hears.

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Ismail Abedi has "important" evidence to give to the Manchester Arena Inquiry, a court is told.

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Isyaka Mamman, 78, is accused of manslaughter after a patient at Royal Oldham Hospital died in 2018.

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Harry Hankinson forced a woman to perform a sex act on him in hospital and sexually assaulted a carer.

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The landlord of the 210-year-old Manchester pub says the 26-storey tower plans are "ludicrous".

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A 38-year-old man is arrested on suspicion of raping a man, 22, in Bolton on 7 November.

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Schoolgirls, parents waiting to pick up children, and an off-duty police officer are among the dead.

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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: 5C (40F), Minimum Temperature: 5C (41F), Wind Direction: South Westerly, Wind Speed: 12mph, Visibility: Moderate, Pressure: 1014mb, Humidity: 96%, UV Risk: 0, Pollution: Low, Sunrise: 07:58 GMT, Sunset: 15:56 GMT

Maximum Temperature: 10C (51F), Minimum Temperature: 7C (45F), Wind Direction: Westerly, Wind Speed: 13mph, Visibility: Good, Pressure: 1009mb, Humidity: 94%, UV Risk: 0, Pollution: Low, Sunrise: 08:00 GMT, Sunset: 15:55 GMT

Maximum Temperature: 8C (46F), Minimum Temperature: 0C (33F), Wind Direction: North Westerly, Wind Speed: 17mph, Visibility: Good, Pressure: 998mb, Humidity: 86%, UV Risk: 0, Pollution: Low, Sunrise: 08:01 GMT, Sunset: 15:54 GMT

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