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Manchester Evening News
New retailer for Oldham's flagship shopping developmentOldham Council are on the brink of announcing a major new addition to the town’
Manchester Evening News / Posted 7 days ago
Oldham Council are on the brink of announcing a major new addition to the town’s new shopping centre development - but won’t say who just yet. The company had agreed to open a 51,000 sq ft clothing, home and food store but later pulled out as the... Read more
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Daily Record
Judge orders council to scatter Moors Murderer Ian Brady's ashesremains has said it will be done 'expediently'. In a statement Manchester-base
Daily Record / Posted 10 days ago
remains has said it will be done 'expediently'. In a statement Manchester-based Tameside Council said: "Tameside and Oldham Council sought the assistance of the High Court to ensure the body of 'Moors Murderer' Ian Stewart Brady is disposed... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Sick child killer Ian Brady must be buried in secret, rules judgeeither of its two cemeteries be used for the ceremony. Brady's body is being k
Daily Mirror / Posted 12 days ago
either of its two cemeteries be used for the ceremony. Brady's body is being kept in a secret location. A statement from Oldham Council to Mirror Online said: "We understand that a judgement will be given on Friday. We cannot make any comment in... Read more
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Bolton News
town hall boss resigns from top London jobto Lambeth, especially given the amount of work the organisation is currently u
Bolton News / Posted 14 days ago
to Lambeth, especially given the amount of work the organisation is currently undertaking.” Mr Harris spent 17 years at Bolton Council, in the chief executive’s office from 1993 to 2003, before returning after four-and-a-half years at Oldham Counc... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Hundreds of cabbies protest against 'out of town' drivers who are 'flooding' Manchester city centrecompulsory. He said that by February 2018, no hackney drivers should be workin
Manchester Evening News / Posted 19 days ago
compulsory. He said that by February 2018, no hackney drivers should be working outside the borough. However, it’s not clear if this will have any impact on drivers working outside the authority. Oldham Council have been approached for a com... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Battle underway over plans to build new £19m Saddleworth Schoolthe Planning Committee in early 2018. All relevant paperwork can be viewed or
Manchester Evening News / Posted 24 days ago
the Planning Committee in early 2018. All relevant paperwork can be viewed or downloaded from the planning section on the Oldham Council website HEREWhat people are saying about the plans Headteacher Matthew Milburn - ‘Children have missed... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
A decade ago Brian designed his own coffin - now he's been laid to resttandem. Jean loved it as she was at the back and she didn’t have to bother ped
Manchester Evening News / Posted 26 days ago
tandem. Jean loved it as she was at the back and she didn’t have to bother pedalling. On leaving school, Brian worked for Oldham council as an accounts clerk. With his intelligence and application to detail he could have risen to the very top... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
A warning has been sent to every school in Oldham after reports of a man 'acting suspiciously'around 6.15pm. “We ask that you are vigilant at all times and report anything
Manchester Evening News / Posted 27 days ago
around 6.15pm. “We ask that you are vigilant at all times and report anything suspicious to the police.” A spokesman for Oldham council said a concerned parent had spotted the man and quickly took action. He said: “A parent had noticed the man... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
The town where nearly two thirds of food establishments have received warningsa thriving food economy in our borough.” Coun Barbara Brownridge, Cabinet Memb
Manchester Evening News / Posted 27 days ago
a thriving food economy in our borough.” Coun Barbara Brownridge, Cabinet Member for Neighbourhoods and Cooperatives at Oldham Council, said: “A written warning covers everything from a major to a minor infringement. We leave a report sheet on... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Who was Annie Kenney? Women owe their vote to the 'forgotten Suffragette'members of the WSPU encouraging women and trade unions to support the war work.
Manchester Evening News / Posted 28 days ago
members of the WSPU encouraging women and trade unions to support the war work. When Annie died in 1953 at the age of 73, Oldham Council erected a blue plaque in her honour at Lees Brook Mill, where she first started work. However there have been... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Town sees number of breastfed babies plummet in the space of a yearare breastfeeding only; more than 5,000 babies across the region were being par
Manchester Evening News / Posted a month ago
are breastfeeding only; more than 5,000 babies across the region were being partially fed with formula. Coun Eddie Moores, Oldham Council cabinet member for health and wellbeing, said: “Breastfeeding rates are lower than we would wish and this is a... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Could Uber lose its licence in Greater Manchester too?with the conditions of their licence to operate, while at the same time monitor
Manchester Evening News / Posted a month ago
with the conditions of their licence to operate, while at the same time monitoring events as they unfold in the capital.” Oldham council granted Uber a licence to operate in the town in March 2016. The licence is not up for renewal until... Read more
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Bolton News
Actress Maxine Peake backs calls for statue to honour Oldham's suffragette heroat the Blue Tiffin restaurant, was attended by The Annie Kenney Project Chair,
Bolton News / Posted a month ago
at the Blue Tiffin restaurant, was attended by The Annie Kenney Project Chair, Jim McMahon MP, vice-chair and leader of Oldham Council Jean Stretton and fundraising patrons Debbie Abrahams, MP for Oldham East and Saddleworth, and Angela Rayner,... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Oldest McDonald's employee dies at 88, weeks after he was celebrated with plaquea lab technician for many years at Tameside College where he also taught wine m
Daily Mirror / Posted 1 months ago
a lab technician for many years at Tameside College where he also taught wine making in the evening. “He was employed by Oldham council for many years and was even Santa at several local supermarkets at Christmas.”Brian is fondly remembered by... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
The truly amazing life of Brian who worked until he was 87a lab technician for many years at Tameside College where he also taught wine m
Manchester Evening News / Posted 1 months ago
a lab technician for many years at Tameside College where he also taught wine making in the evening. “He was employed by Oldham council for many years and was even Santa at several local supermarkets at Christmas.”In 2010, the M.E.N. reported on... Read more
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Bolton News
Maxine Peake backs calls for suffragette statueat the Blue Tiffin restaurant, was attended by The Annie Kenney Project Chair,
Bolton News / Posted 1 months ago
at the Blue Tiffin restaurant, was attended by The Annie Kenney Project Chair, Jim McMahon MP, vice-chair and leader of Oldham Council Jean Stretton and fundraising patrons Debbie Abrahams, MP for Oldham East and Saddleworth, and Angela Rayner,... Read more

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