Keep up to date with the latest news stories from Oldham.
Latest News Stories from Oldham.
- 'Bespoke' Oldham autism school can expand for second time in six monthsHollinwood Academy was built for around 50 pupils, but it will soon have over 200
- Five cops could face criminal charges over death of Andre Moura... the dad-of-four was found 'unresponsive' in the back of a police vanThe 30-year-old Portuguese national died at Tameside Hospital after being arrested outside his home in Oldham
- Bomb squad in Oldham after 'suspicious object' found on tram line - latest updatesServices between Newton Heath, Moston and Westwood have been put on hold
- Could you pass the British citizenship test? Try it out hereTest your knowledge of British culture and history
- My ancestor Edmund Dawson was just a teenager when he marched to Peterloo and never returned home - this is his storyThe teenager, from Saddleworth, died from sabre wounds in Manchester Royal Infirmary, one of 18 fatalities of the Peterloo Massacre
- Man charged with firearms offences after shooting in Cheetham HillClive Wallace, 31, from Ashton, has been charged with the possession of a firearm with intent to cause fear of violence and other offences
- Who were the victims of the Peterloo Massacre and what are their stories?An estimated 18 people died and 700 more were seriously injured
- Peterloo 200 years on: The Manchester bloodbath which left 18 dead and changed the course of British history'I’m a Mancunian and I’ve walked these streets hundreds and hundreds of times. But this is the first time I’ve been here and really thought about what happened on that day. It’s really chilling'
- 'I thought people like me didn't go to Oxford': Teen becomes first person in her family to go to university after smashing her A levelsOlivia Bourne grew up in one of the most deprived parts of Oldham and has secured a place at Oxford University
- Things to do with the kids in and around Manchester this school summer holidays 2019School's out for summer so we've created a mammoth list of ideas, activities, days out and events for all the family and children to enjoy - and some of them won't cost you a penny
- Arrest made after man hit over head with baseball bat during robberyPaul Schofield, 58, was left with a huge gash to his head when he was attacked for his car
- Car parts, cash and suspected stolen cars seized following raids in Bury and OldhamWarrants were executed on Wednesday morning
- LIVE updates: Morrisons petrol station in Oldham taped off and store closed over gas leak fearsCrews were called to the Chadderton supermarket on Wednesday afternoon
- These are the most complained about potholed roads in Greater ManchesterA survey has revealed a huge spike in the number of legal claims for damage - despite falling numbers of complaints
- Free and cheap things to do with the kids in and around Manchester this school summer holidays 2019Keeping the kids entertained isn't cheap, which is why we've been on the hunt for free and cheap activities and events for children of all ages to enjoy