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A Big Move for a Small School

The new outdoor classroom

by the Diggle Junior Reporters

In June 2014 Diggle Primary School decided to make some major changes to the organisation of the school. They called it, ‘The Big Move’.

Up until ‘the big move’ year group classes were located in different parts of the school making it difficult for groups [...]

Fashion Show at Kilngreen

Super model Gail Beaumont (Photo: Stuart Coleman©2014)

Friends Of Diggle School presents

Fashion Show

at Kilngreen Church Hall

On Friday 11th July from 7.45pm

Tickets now on sale from the school office or Diggle Post Office for just £5 (Ticket includes one free drink).

High street Fashion and Reduced Designer clothing to suit [...]

Forthcoming Events in Saddleworth and Lees

2013 Saddleworth Ruchcart (Photo: Stuart Coleman©2014)

Events in Saddleworth and Lees 2014

Diggle Summer Fete

Diggle Primary School

Sunday 29th June

The Saddleworth Show

Saddleworth School

Saturday 12th July 12noon – 5pm

Sunday 13th July 10am – 5pm

Lees Village Fair

Springhead Football Club

Sunday 20th July

Dawson’s Field Annual Family Fun [...]

2014 Diggle Fete

2014 Diggle Fete is on 29th June at Diggle Primary School. Doors open at 1pm

School Meals in Oldham are Top of the Class


The Education Catering Team

Oldham Council has been awarded a prestigious ‘Gold Food for Life Catering Mark’ thanks to the high quality meals being served in schools across the borough.

The Education Catering Team is only the third local authority in the country to achieve this honour – and the first [...]

A big thank you to the Diggle Hotel from Diggle Primary School

Pupils from Year 4 receiving a cheque for £500 fro Angie O’Reilly (Photo: Stuart Coleman©2014)

Diggle Primary School children will receive much needed outdoor classroom equipment thanks to a generous cash boost from Angie and Billy O’Reilly, landlady and landlord at the Diggle Hotel .

The £500 donation will help Diggle School buy [...]

An evening of music at Kilngreen Church

Diggle Primary School celebrates a ‘good’ from Ofsted

Diggle School (Photo: Stuart Coleman©2013)

Diggle Primary School received a Good from Ofsted following their recent inspection on the 10th and 11th October 2013.

Mrs. Covey, heateacher at the school said: “We are delighted with our recent Ofsted judgement of Good! We have worked really hard as a school community to improve the quality [...]

Year 4 pupils at Diggle Primary School share their dream of equality

Year 4 pupils sharing their ideas.

To mark the 50th anniversary of Martin Luther King’s famous, ‘I Have A Dream’ speech, Year 4 pupils from Diggle School were, last week, treated to an inspiring workshop given by professional musicians from Manchester Camerata, Manchester’s world-class chamber orchestra.

The pupils explored the famous speech whilst learning [...]

Summer fun at Diggle School’s Fete