Young people help co-design proposed centres at UK’s largest urban farm and country park in Oldham

YOUNG people from across Oldham have been helping to co-design Northern Roots’ proposed Visitor Centre and Learning Centre as part of ongoing community consultation. Students…

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Help shape vision for UK’s largest urban farm and country park in Oldham

DISCOVER more about the new urban farm and country park coming to Oldham thanks to free site tours during the consultation period. Northern Roots is…

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Shaw Cricket Club granted later alcohol sales but blocked from 1.30am last orders

By Charlotte Green, Local Democracy Reporter SHAW Cricket Club has been granted permission to open later but blocked from serving alcohol until 1.30am after dozens…

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Green light for £1m nursery provision at Fir Bank Primary School

By Charlotte Green, Local Democracy Reporter A £1 million boost will be invested in creating new nursery provision at a Royton primary school. Oldham Council…

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New road to be named after Oldham’s pioneering female doctor Olive Claydon

A NEW road at the heart of a key regeneration project in Oldham will be named Olive Claydon Way in honour of the borough’s first female…

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Jubilee Mill homes plan rejected over highways fears

By Charlotte Green, Local Democracy Reporter PLANS to demolish Jubilee Mill in Shaw and replace it with ‘luxury’ homes have been refused over traffic safety…

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