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Saddleworth Turnpike Challenge 2017

Saddleworth Rotary and Clarion Cycle Club are once again running the Father’s Day Turnpike challenge, a 25 mile bike ride into the dramatic scenery of the Pennine moors. The ride is fully supported with roaming Clarion riders and a van. There is a half way refreshments point and at the end of the ride there […]

3D Dynamos celebrate their 25th birthday at Oldham Athletic

On Saturday 29th April over 200 players ranging from under seven years to veterans made their way to Boundary Park to celebrate the 3D Dynamos 25th birthday.

Ten matches took place involving all age groups from 3D Dynamos including the Soccer School who are the future of the club; these friendlies from 9:30am until 2:30pm […]

3D Dynamos celebrate their 25th season at Boundary Park

Saturday 29th April from 09:30 to 14:30 at Boundary Park, home of Oldham Athletic

 

Diggle Community Association Open Meeting

Christmas Lights Switch-On

Find your local Christmas Lights Switch-On

Grotton (Junction of Oldham Rd & Grotton Hollow) Sunday 29 Nov – 6.30pm

Lydgate (The Crossroads of Oldham Road and Platting Road, Lydgate) Thursday 3 Dec – 6.15pm

Greenfield (Intersection of bridleway with Chew Valley Road) Friday 4 Dec – 6.30pm

Springhead (Junction of Ashbrook Rd & Oldham Rd) […]

Digg-Fest 2015

Diggle Band Contest Committee AGM

First Turnpike Challenge ride raises £650 for charity

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Climbing towards Standedge (Photo: ©Stuart Coleman)

by Aimee Howarth

Daring riders tackled the first ever Turnpike Challenge Charity Bike Ride to raise £650 for Prostate Cancer UK.

Fifty-nine cyclists of all ages took on the 25-mile trip over the Pennines on Father’s Day in cool and showery conditions. The event was a joint venture […]

2015 Diggle Blues Festival

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Follow this link to see more photographs of the 2015 Diggle Blues Festival.

Yes Sir!, Kiln green Hall (Photo: ©Stuart Coleman)

Sinner Boy, Diggle Band Club (Photo: ©Stuart Coleman)

Franny Eubank Blues Band, Kilngreen Hall (Photo: ©Stuart Coleman)

 

Tipitina, Hanging Gate (Photo: ©Stuart Coleman)

Paolo Fushi, Kilngreen Hall (Photo: […]

Diggle Blues Festival 2015

Backwater Blues Band, Kilngreen Hall ( Stuart Coleman © 2015)

by Dave Wood

This is the sixth Diggle Blues Festival. The festival takes place in the village and runs from Thursday 18th to Sunday 21st June 2015.

The format is the same as for previous years. On Saturday and Sunday it’s a musical tour […]