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2014/10/29 12:33
2014/10/29 12:33
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Oldham Council leader Councillor Jim McMahon addresses youth provision across the borough in light of criticism of council plans to ‘outsource’ services. WITH £141 million in cuts already made to the...
2014/10/29 12:33
2014/10/29 12:33
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2014/10/28 14:28
2014/10/28 14:28
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SADDLEWORTH’S independent councillors are to petition Oldham Council and the Education Funding Agency to build the new multi-million pound school in Uppermill. They plan to present a 3,000-strong...
2014/10/28 12:29
2014/10/28 12:29
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OLD and new will combine when Oldham town centre gets its first high-quality public space in decades with the historical name Parliament Square. Council chiefs have released new pictures to show how...
2014/10/25 09:19
2014/10/25 09:19
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A Greater Manchester leader is spearheading a national call for headteachers to let kids have holidays during term time. Coun Jim McMahon, Oldham Council leader - and Labour lead on England’s Local...
2014/10/24 16:20
2014/10/24 16:20
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A schoolboy has launched a campaign to stop a council closing youth centres. Fourteen-year-old Benjamin Ryan and his friends have collected more than 800 signatures to try to save services for young...
2014/10/22 11:19
2014/10/22 11:19
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The first man in Oldham to receive a Victoria Cross is to be honoured for his bravery with a permanent tribute in his home town. It will be unveiled by his relatives, community groups and dignitaries...
2014/10/20 11:29
2014/10/20 11:29
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ENGAGE us - and let us help shape the future of the town - is Oldham Youth Council’s demand this week. At Wednesday’s council meeting members of the Youth Council will call on all political parties...
2014/10/17 11:29
2014/10/17 11:29
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SHAW and Crompton Parish Council has recommended the market remains where it is, despite controversial plans to move it. Parish councillors would rather remove existing stalls, replace them with the...
2014/10/16 11:19
2014/10/16 11:19
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What do Stephen Hawking’s A Brief History of Time and the Wikipedia entry explaining mathematical integrals have in common? They’re both easier to understand than Oldham Council’s budget...
2014/10/13 10:29
2014/10/13 10:29
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TOMORROW’S planned strike action by local government workers and school support staff has been suspended. UNISON, GMB and UNITE — who represent more than 1.5 million workers in local government and...
2014/10/10 15:32
2014/10/10 15:32
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A Saddleworth hotelier and publican has expressed disappointment at Oldham Council cutting funding for community toilets. Phil Whiteman, boss of the Old Bell Inn and restaurant in Delph, hit out...
2014/10/10 11:24
2014/10/10 11:24
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Paul Davies was said to have sent emails including an agenda and forwarding dialogue between himself and senior councillors to an NHS worker who lives outside the region. But he insisted she was a...
2014/10/07 15:32
2014/10/07 15:32
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FIVE Saddleworth pubs will be dropped from a community loo scheme next year following the withdrawal of Oldham Council funding. They are the Three Crowns, Austerlands, the Royal George, Greenfield,...
2014/10/07 12:47
2014/10/07 12:47
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A one-year-old girl tragically died after swallowing a small battery in her home. Eliza Bashir died on March 30, 2013 six days after having a button battery removed from her food pipe, an inquest...
2014/10/07 12:28
2014/10/07 12:28
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WORRIED residents are concerned their borders are under threat from wind turbines. Led by parish councillor Alan Roughley, they are angry after neigbouring Rochdale Council agreed to a wind turbine...
2014/10/03 13:28
2014/10/03 13:28
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Oldham Council has apologised for failing a four-year-old autistic boy and his family. Stephen Jackson turned to the Chronicle in desperation feelng “let down and abandoned” by the system which left...
2014/10/03 10:29
2014/10/03 10:29
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Oldham Council is planning to axe up to 118 jobs to help save £35 million in the next financial year. The proposed job cuts, which would happen in 2015-16, were announced to staff yesterday. The...
2014/10/02 19:12
2014/10/02 19:12
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Greater Manchester has a bigger economy than Wales or Northern Ireland yet has considerably less freedom over its strategic economic priorities (Journal, 1 October). As more powers and new ways of...
2014/10/02 11:29
2014/10/02 11:29
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MOURNERS applauded as Harry Burns’s funeral cortege passed by the new offices of First Choice Homes yesterday. Colleagues gathered in Union Street, in front of the building, to pay their last...
2014/10/01 11:29
2014/10/01 11:29
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Concerns over Oldham Council’s proposals for the relocation of Shaw Market have been voiced by Lib-Dem leader Councillor Howard Sykes. The authority has unveiled plans to invest £120,000 and move the...
2014/10/29 12:33
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