Oldham College gives warm welcome to ‘Skills for Jobs’ post-16 education plans

OLDHAM College has given a “warm welcome” to new plans for the future of skills, jobs and training that could significantly transform the prospects of…

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From Oldham College to Celebs Go Dating for soap star Kimberly Hart-Simpson

AN ACTRESS whose skills sparkled as an Oldham College student is set to star in Celebs Go Dating 2021. Kimberly Hart-Simpson is in the line-up…

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Oyez, Oyez, Oyez! Town Crier Marcus receives Mayor’s Appreication Award on 50th birthday

THERE was an extra special present for Shaw and Crompton Town Crier Marcus Emms as he celebrated his 50thbirthday – a Mayor’s Appreciation Award. Marcus,…

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Brawn to be wild: New Ranger MS-RT adds street appeal, muscular design to best-selling pick-up

AN EXCLUSIVE new model of the award-winning Ranger pick-up has been unveiled by Ford, developed in partnership with vehicle design specialists MS-RT. The new Ranger…

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Military helps deliver rapid Covid tests at Shaw Lifelong Learning Centre for key workers

RAPID Covid-19 testing is underway across Oldham with help from the military for key workers without symptoms of the virus. From Monday, January 18, people…

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Francis House Children’s Hospice supporters raise over £18,000 during evening of virtual entertainment

IT wasn’t the usual venue and guests weren’t necessarily rocking the requisite black tie and fabulous dress, but the Francis House Glass Slipper Ball still…

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Military drafted in to help deliver rapid Covid tests for key workers in Oldham

By Charlotte Green, Local Democracy Reporter THE military has been drafted in to help launch rapid Covid-19 testing for key workers without symptoms of the…

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Concerns over supply as health chiefs aim to vaccinate 25,000 a week in Oldham

By Charlotte Green, Local Democracy Reporter HEALTH chiefs are aiming to vaccinate 25,000 people against Covid-19 every week in Oldham but warn there could be…

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Mahdlo joins forces with community to bring joy over festive period

MAHDLO Youth Zone teamed up with local companies and individuals to help about 2,200 people across Oldham enjoy a magical Christmas. More than £10,000 was…

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