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A security guard says he "had a bad feeling" about Salman Abedi, Manchester inquiry hears.

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Andy Burnham announces a new business-help scheme and is moving "beyond the arguments of recent days".

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The Cheshire town is the latest area to be moved into the top tier of Covid-19 restrictions.

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More than 50 Tory MPs call for a "clear road map" out of lockdown restrictions for northern England.

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Manchester City continue their perfect start to the Champions League group stage with a comfortable victory at Marseille.

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Bolton manager Ian Evatt has apologised after telling Billy Crellin to "man up" following the goalkeeper's error in Saturday's 1-1 draw against Cambridge.

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Businesses across England are giving out meal packages to those in need as the government refuses to budge.

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Manchester United and France midfielder Paul Pogba says he will take legal action after "total fake" reports said he was to quit international football.

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A man is charged with murder after another man dies days after an assault at a home in Salford.

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Manchester City pay tribute to former academy player Jeremy Wisten, who has died at the age of 17.

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Two men were also injured after the driver struck a highways maintenance lorry on the hard shoulder.

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Manchester City forward Raheem Sterling plans to create a foundation aimed at helping improve the social mobility of disadvantaged young people.

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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: 11C (51F), Minimum Temperature: 5C (42F), Wind Direction: South Westerly, Wind Speed: 13mph, Visibility: Good, Pressure: 997mb, Humidity: 83%, UV Risk: 1, Pollution: Low, Sunrise: 07:02 GMT, Sunset: 16:43 GMT

Maximum Temperature: 14C (57F), Minimum Temperature: 13C (55F), Wind Direction: South Westerly, Wind Speed: 13mph, Visibility: Good, Pressure: 1006mb, Humidity: 91%, UV Risk: 1, Pollution: Low, Sunrise: 07:03 GMT, Sunset: 16:41 GMT

Maximum Temperature: 15C (59F), Minimum Temperature: 11C (52F), Wind Direction: South Westerly, Wind Speed: 12mph, Visibility: Good, Pressure: 1011mb, Humidity: 86%, UV Risk: 1, Pollution: Low, Sunrise: 07:05 GMT, Sunset: 16:39 GMT

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