COVID-19 cases in Oldham begin to decrease following targeted intervention in hotspot areas

CASES of coronavirus are continuing to plateau in Oldham, with the two largest hotspots recording steep falls.  In the last seven days to August 29,…

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Oldham politicians welcome Government backing to tighten restrictions and avoid local lockdown

OLDHAM’S council leader and three MPs have welcomed the Government’s agreement to tighten restrictions in the borough rather than impose a local lockdown. The number…

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Cases of coronavirus back in Saddleworth as town centre neighbourhoods dominate

By Charlotte Green, Local Democracy Reporter NEW cases of coronavirus are being recorded across Saddleworth for the first time in weeks but two town centre…

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New nature experiment to investigate link between the outdoors and wellbeing

THOUSANDS of volunteers from across the UK are needed to take part in a new nature experiment to investigate the link between the outdoors and wellbeing. ‘Nature up close and personal:…

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Tougher COVID-19 restrictions introduced by Oldham Council following recent spike in cases

PEOPLE in Oldham are being asked to stick to tough Coronavirus restrictions to help protect themselves, their friends and their families. To help halt the…

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‘Get back in the zone’ as Mahdlo reopens to offer vital support after lockdown

By Eve Johnson-Jones THROUGHOUT lockdown Mahdlo Youth Zone was forced to close its doors but now as restrictions are eased some of its vital face-to-face…

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