Shaw youngster presented with British Citizen Youth Award for services to local foodbank

A REMARKABLE nine-year-old from Shaw has been awarded the prestigious British Citizen Youth Award for his efforts to raise money for his local foodbank. Joseph…

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Oldham’s residents asked to watch special Remembrance Sunday Service online

A SPECIAL Remembrance Service will be streamed online in Oldham this year to ensure residents can safely commemorate those who gave their lives for our…

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£500 ‘Covid support payment’ available for people in Oldham who are forced to self-isolate

By Charlotte Green, Local Democracy Reporter PEOPLE who are forced to self-isolate after getting ill with Covid-19 or coming into contact with a positive case…

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Tell Chaddy the owl there’s a new bird in town.

A RARE, white, heron-like bird is attempting to become the Oldham borough’s most famous bird… and is likely to ruffle Chaddy The Owl’s feathers in…

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Oldham’s Youth Service delivers outstanding service throughout pandemic

SINCE the beginning of lockdown, Oldham Council Youth Service has been working hard to engage with the borough’s young people.  The team has been busy…

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Oldham Coliseum asks public to ‘Get Behind Us’ with first ever Crowdfunder to raise £40,000

OLDHAM Coliseum Theatre has launched its first ever Crowdfunder asking the public to ‘Get Behind Us’ and support the theatre’s future for generations to come.…

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Oldham records highest daily new COVID-19 cases since start of pandemic

By Charlotte Green, Local Democracy Reporter OLDHAM has recorded its highest daily total of new coronavirus cases since the pandemic began as infections in town…

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