Children at Diggle Primary School now have a new exciting space where they can take their lessons outside to learn a host of valuable life skills.
Diggle school which has two acres of green space blending into the local hills, a forest area, a wide range of outdoor equipment and around twenty chickens has now […]
Year 3 pupil Jessica Moffatt and Year 6 pupil Matthew Hawes collect the award on behalf of Diggle School
Children and staff at Diggle Primary School are celebrating one of the borough’s top musical honours.
At the recent Oldham Schools Music Festival, Diggle landed the prestigious prize for ‘outstanding contribution by a primary school’. […]
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 […]
Cllr Keith Lucas
Oldham Council is forced to reconsider the planning applications relating to the proposed new Saddleworth School in Diggle.
A special meeting of the local authority’s cross-party Planning Committee had met on February 25 to consider four applications to:
Build the new Saddleworth School on the WH Shaw Pallets site in Diggle; […]
Chair of Oldham Planning Committee Photo:©StuartColeman
At last night’s extraordinary planning meeting Oldham’s Councillors voted unanimously to approve plans to build a new Saddleworth School in Diggle.
Four planning applications, presented to the Planning Committee by Steven Irvine, Head of Planning for Oldham, were examined and all but the highways application, with one against, […]
Stephen Irvine (left) responding to questions
Stephen Irvine, Head of Planning and Infrastructure at Oldham Council, struggled, last night, to answer questions posed by Saddleworth residents relating to proposals to build a new Saddleworth School in Diggle.
The meeting organised by Saddleworth Parish Council and attended by over two hundred residents examined, through a […]
The statutory consultation period for the proposed new Saddleworth School ends on the 31st January 2016. If you have an opinion or view, for or against the project, you must get your letters in before the deadline for them to be taken into considerederation by Oldham Council.
The public consultation examines four planning applications which […]
Mel Buckley, Sue Rushworth and Jenna Evans with the children at Diggle Dandelions
One of the top pre-schools in Saddleworth is celebrating once again after its latest inspection by Ofsted.
Diggle Dandelions has kept its ‘outstanding’ judgement from the education watchdog – but has now become even better by achieving the highest possible rating […]
Oldham Council’s Planning Committee is set to consider all four applications relating to the proposed new Saddleworth School at a special meeting next month. This so-called ‘extraordinary’ meeting will consider only these matters and will take place in the Council Chambers on Thursday, February 25 at 6pm.
Three separate and one revised planning applications were […]
Statutory consultation on the final Saddleworth School Plans in Diggle begins today – the public are invited to look at the plans and submit their comments.
Oldham Council has received planning applications for the demolition of the buildings at the W.H. Shaw Pallet site and for highways works associated with the existing planning application […]