By Aimee Belmore – August 24, 2016
DIGGLE COMMUNITY Association is working with The Canal and River Trust to help to look after the Diggle stretch of the […]
by John Stocker
The second Turnpike Challenge Charity Bike ride was again held on the morning of Father’s day, 19th June. The joint venture between Saddleworth Rotary and Saddleworth Clarion Cycle Club attracted 60 riders of all age groups including one energetic Rotarian – John Ainley. The weather was […]
Oldham Council’s Cabinet has approved proposals to change the way rubbish and recycling is collected across the borough. From October, bin collections will switch from a two-weekly to a three-weekly cycle – with food and garden collections remaining weekly.
The changes aim to improve the borough’s recycling rate by 12 per cent and reduce the […]
Results for Saddleworth North
Curley Sean Raymond (Conservative) 479
Harkness Garth (Lib Dem) 995
Hunter-Rossall Catherine (Green) 81
Knotts Rob (Independent) 444
Leach Valerie (Labour) 552
Moore Harry (UKIP) 424
Save Diggle Action Group (SDAG) announced today that they are seeking a Judicial Review to stop the building of a new Saddleworth School in Diggle.
The group have, since failing to stop four planning applications from being passed by Oldham Council on 13th April 2016, been focused on raising funds to mount a legal challenge […]
All Metrolink tram services have been suspended while work continues to identify a communications fault.
The fault, which occurred at about 11.30am, means that the network control room staff are not able to monitor tram movements or access information displays.
The operator and contractors are currently working to identify the fault and no trams will […]
Diggle Community Association (DCA) join the drive to clean up and improve Saddleworth’s canal system.
DCA chairman, Mark Brooks says ‘THANK YOU’ to all those who attended the Diggle towpath clean up event on Saturday 16th March. In just two hours a group of over fifteen volunteers managed to pick and remove thirty-five bags of […]