Keep up to date with the latest news stories from Oldham.
Latest News Stories from Oldham.
- Police appeal after 'shooting at taxi with passenger in it' in Newton Heath before suspect chased it in Audi"We have a dedicated team of detectives working hard to establish the facts and trace those responsible"
- Gunman fires shot at taxi with the driver and a passenger insidePolice said the offender then got into an Audi and drove after the taxi along busy Oldham Road
- Firefighters vote to slash overtime after six fire engines taken off the road under latest round of cutsIndustrial action has not been ruled out
- Devolution is ‘back on’, says the government... now Andy Burnham wants powers to tackle hidden homelessnessIn today’s Queen’s Speech the government confirmed a renewed English devolution drive. Greater Manchester’s mayor tells us why he wants to be the first to control housing benefit
- Review and pictures: Neighbourhood Festival 2019, ManchesterGig venues across the city joined together for the annual festival this weekend
- Police seize cannabis plants worth £50,000 in raid on houseA total of 100 plants were found at the home in Failsworth
- Strictly Come Dancing under fire for 'objectifying' Kelvin Fletcher with 'sexual and inappropriate' commentsStrictly viewers were not impressed with 'cringey' comments about Kelvin's rumba
- The 11 Primark hacks you need to know before your next visitMake your next shopping trip easier with one of these top hacks
- From 40k family homes to millionaire's mansions - the cheapest and most expensive homes sold in August 2019A Bolton property was the cheapest last month, with homes across Greater Manchester on the list
- Benefits cheat scammed £260k by claiming to be disabled - she was caught dancing at a weddingNasreen Akhtar also claimed to be a single parent when she was living with her partner
- Things to do with the kids in and around Manchester this weekendThere are loads of family events to keep the kids happy this Saturday and Sunday
- These are the bus and tram diversions following the Manchester Arndale stabbingDue to the incident the Exchange Square tram stop was closed and a number of Metrolink services and bus routes were affected
- Anya Buckley inquest: Teenager who died at Leeds Festival had MDMA, cocaine and ketamine in her systemThe 17-year-old, who had travelled to Leeds Festival from Oldham, suffered a cardiac arrest
- Crews called to village pub in Oldham after fire breaks out in roofThe White Lion in Delph will be closed until Friday
- Mum describes frightening moment tram drove off from platform with her toddler on boardLauren Birch was reunited with her toddler thanks to a good Samaritan. “If she was not there I could have lost him today,” she says.