Keep up to date with the latest news stories from Oldham.
Latest News Stories from Oldham.
- Thousands line streets to celebrate a colourful Manchester Day 2019 - in picturesThis year’s theme was ‘10 out of 10’ to celebrate the carnival’s tenth anniversary
- A few beams of the northern powerhouse were built, but five years on it looks more like a derelict millOn the anniversary of George Osborne's first 'northern powerhouse' speech, the government could learn more from the Victorians than ministers realise
- Vandals smashed into gravestones with a car in 'reckless and appalling' attack at cemeteryThe Audi was abandoned after the incident at Greenacres Cemetery
- An urban farm with microbrewery, sports zone and glamping could make Oldham the ‘Eden of the north’The first details of a council project to reinvent the town centre as a ‘green and growing’ hub were unveiled to councillors
- 16 of the best playgrounds in Greater ManchesterParents have been telling us their favourite play areas to take kids of all ages
- 11 of the best family parks in Greater ManchesterThe parks recommended by parents and everything you need to know about them
- Firefighters built a ramp in a four-hour rescue mission to save a cow trapped in a stone ditch for TWO daysThankfully, the emergency had a happy ending
- The lessons we can learn from Clean Air Day and the city centre traffic chaos last nightStevenson Square was closed off for a 'pop-up people's park' event
- This is the future of Oldham town centreWork to finalise a revised blueprint for the town continues but a range of potential uses for sites have already been mapped out to show how its future could look
- There was traffic chaos as part of the Northern Quarter was closed off to cars. Here's what all the fuss was about'Maybe it could have been handled better'
- Attack victim brought out of coma after community boxing event brawlPolice were first called to the incident in Glodwick, Oldham, on Friday night
- Dad-of-nine who 'made his daughters' lives a living hell' faces jail for psychological abuse - prosecutors have a warning for other controlling parentsSalamat Khan, 63, and his 'enforcer' son Abbas, 34, ruled over the family home to such an extent two of his other children said they felt as if they were 'living in a prison'
- Nurse caught drink driving for the THIRD time freed after telling a court she used alcohol to deal with 'difficult times'Another motorist saw her repeatedly hitting the kerb and knocking down a pole as she drove with THREE flat tyres
- Call for IVF pioneer Jean Purdy to be recognised at The Royal Oldham HospitalClaims have emerged she was snubbed when innovators of the world’s first ‘test tube baby’ were honoured
- Strict dad and his 'enforcer' son facing jail for psychological abuse of daughters who refused arranged marriagesSalamat Khan's wife told the court how she was torn between her husband of 50 years, and her daughters who are her 'only friends' in the UK