THE ashes of Saddleworth Moors murderer Ian Brady have been buried at sea following his cremation with “no music and no ceremony”. Ian Stewart-Brady, formerly…View More Remains of Saddleworth Moors murderer Ian Brady buried at sea
Oldham Council is supporting a UK-wide initiative to help local carers know their rights and find out how to get the support they are entitled…View More Carers invited to find out about advice and support as Oldham Council backs national Rights Day
A NEW, state-of-the-art Royton and Crompton School, costing £14 million, has been given the green light by Oldham Council planning committee. It will be erected…View More Plans approved for “hellhole” school to be knocked down and re-built
FRIENDS of a Newhey mum murdered at home have launched a campaign to raise funds for her three children. Tributes have also been paid to…View More Fundraising campaign launched after death of Newhey mother
FORMER Parliamentary candidate Howard Sykes says a potential future reduction in the number of MPs isn’t as an alarming prospect as some politicians have claimed. …View More Plans to reduce number of MPs receive mixed response
RESIDENTS will be able to have their say on a proposal for Shaw and Crompton Parish Council to consider adopting Town Council status. The motion…View More Public to be consulted over possible Shaw Parish Council change to Town Council
Oldham Council is honouring the fallen on Sunday 12 November. Remembrance Sunday services will be taking place at venues across the borough, held in conjunction…View More Oldham to fall silent for Remembrance Day services
Transport for Greater Manchester chief, Dr Jon Lamonte, says consideration is being given to a direct Metrolink service between Oldham and Piccadilly. And in the…View More Victoria cross! Metrolink to get direct link to Piccadilly?
IT is hard to contemplate winter is on the way after the warm blast brought in by the tailspin of Hurricane Ophelia. But the unseasonally…View More Names needed for Oldham’s new gritters as the old salts slip away
NEW fare increases on all Metrolink services have been slammed as “another blow for hard-up passengers”. From January 2018, Metrolink fares will rise on average…View More Tram usage derailed by price increases?