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2014/09/19 17:19
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The RSPCA are investigating after a kitten was reportedly hurled from a van window then driven over. An eyewitness alerted the charity of the horrific incident which left the little animal dead in...
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2014/09/18 19:19
2014/09/18 19:19
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A flytipper who had failed to appear at court found police officers waiting for him as he returned from holiday. Lynch had been contacted by Oldham Council's enforcement team after he was traced back...
2014/09/18 17:19
2014/09/18 17:19
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Council bosses in Oldham had proposed a levy on fast-food outlets across the town – from kebab houses to McDonald’s. But now the new leader of Oldham Council, Labour’s Jim McMahon, has dismissed the...
2014/09/18 12:29
2014/09/18 12:29
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The Chronicle is today urging readers to sign up to a new campaign that aims to raise awareness of dementia in the hope of creating a Dementia Friendly Oldham. The newspaper is joining the...
2014/09/17 12:29
2014/09/17 12:29
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Police forced to apologise over error A GOOD Samaritan was sent a £457 bill to clean up the mess caused by a crash — even though she had only stopped to help the victim. Tammy Devine (36) of Fitton...
2014/09/16 12:29
2014/09/16 12:29
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MORE than 6,000 people have watched an Oldham Council video outlining ways to tackle a £60 million budget cut. The council website video - ‘Let’s talk budget: Oldham’s £60 million challenge’ - aims...
2014/09/15 14:28
2014/09/15 14:28
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Frustrated businesses are calling for “common sense” in a bitter tussle over parking on Uppermill’s market days. Currently only drivers with a permit can park in the village square on Wednesdays. But...
2014/09/15 11:29
2014/09/15 11:29
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A MAN was left with a false sexual offence record for more than 40 years - after punching someone in a bar fight. Greater Manchester Police told Oldham Social Services David Wilkins had dragged a...
2014/09/15 11:29
2014/09/15 11:29
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ANIMAL lovers have donated nearly £1.4 million following the blaze at Manchester Dogs’ Home. They include X-Factor judge Simon Cowell, who pledged £25,000 following the death of more than 50 dogs in...
2014/09/12 14:28
2014/09/12 14:28
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THREE World War One Oldham heroes who received Britain’s highest military award, the Victoria Cross, are to have streets named after them, Oldham Council has decided. The three are John Hogan of...
2014/09/11 12:29
2014/09/11 12:29
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A REPORT on all the options for Oldham’s Hotel Future project will be ready before Christmas, Oldham Council leader Jim McMahon told full council last night. The current state of the plan for a...
2014/09/10 12:29
2014/09/10 12:29
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A 960-name petition has been handed to Oldham Council by Liberal Democrats in Shaw and Crompton protesting the decision to close the town’s ailing swimming baths. Crompton Pool, known locally as Shaw...
2014/09/09 14:28
2014/09/09 14:28
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A veteran campaigner is asking Oldham Council to support more and better-protected allotments. The council has a statutory duty to provide allotments, says Councillor Derek Heffernan - and the...
2014/09/05 14:28
2014/09/05 14:28
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Oldham Council is stepping up its fight to get improved disabled access at Greenfield railway station. Network Rail is planning to replace the pedestrian bridge and lift the highway bridge as part of...
2014/09/05 12:29
2014/09/05 12:29
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AN upsetting crawl by a grieving woman through overgrown bushes to reach a family grave has led to a new campaign to clean up neglected Greenacres cemetery. The woman complained to former Liberal...
2014/09/03 11:29
2014/09/03 11:29
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A woman who was violently assaulted by her father when she was a child has failed for a second time to convince a judge Oldham social workers were negligent. The 26 year old claimed a seven-month...
2014/09/02 19:19
2014/09/02 19:19
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A former swimming baths building was brought to life with a special gig. But Monday night saw the pool filled once more – not with water but soul band Kwabs while fans watched from above. The quirky...
2014/09/02 14:28
2014/09/02 14:28
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The first of a series of potentially life-saving portable heart defibrillators to be installed across Saddleworth could be fitted within two months. The North West Ambulance Service wants to...
2014/08/27 10:29
2014/08/27 10:29
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Oldham Council leaders have blasted the Government for withdrawing money to help young people find a job. The decision to end a commitment to fund the Oldham Council Traineeship Programme Scheme this...
2014/08/25 10:29
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Oldham Council chiefs say Oldham pupils have maintained high standards in this year’s GCSE exams. Early indications suggest the majority of local schools have improved or maintained their results in...
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