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NAME THE MAGNIFICENT SEVEN AS THEY DRIVE BACK INTO OLDHAM…

It’s the end of an era in Oldham….After years of service keeping Oldham’s roads free of ice and snow gritters Freddie Salted; Grittersaurus; Goliath; Walter the Salter; Gritterbug; Gritney Spears; Gritanator and Thor have retired to the big depot in the sky.

In the course of their duties it is estimated that the incredible eight […]

Sam Road, Diggle closed for 1 week for resurfacing work

Notice issued by Unity Partnership

Please be advised that essential carriageway resurfacing works are programmed to start on 7th August 2017 for 1 week on Sam Road, Diggle.

To enable Unity Partnership to safely carry out the carriageway resurfacing works both safely and in a timely manner a road closure will be in place. […]

New Gritter Named Nicole Saltslinger

After an avalanche of interest and suggestions Oldham Council can reveal the name of our new gritter is Nicole Saltslinger. Named after the former Pussycat Doll and X-Factor judge Nicole Scherzinger the now famous yellow gritter has become the most famous vehicle in the country over the last few weeks.

Recently we asked primary school […]

Temporary traffic lights on Standedge Rd

On the 4th April 2016 Unity Partnership will be carrying out maintenance work on a highway retaining structure on the A670 Standedge Road, Diggle near to the junction of A62 Hudderfield Road. This structure has recently partially collapsed and is in a precarious state. While it does not affect the A670 directly, it does […]

Roadworks – Huddersfield Road, Diggle

Roadworks – Huddersfield Road, Diggle SATURDAY 12TH MARCH.

Unity Partnership’s road repair contractors will be resurfacing Huddersfield Road adjacent to house numbers 191-211. Huddersfield Rd this Saturday 12th March from 7.30am until 4pm.

A traffic light control system will be in place on the day, and residents are asked to park their cars away from […]

One Way Traffic on New Street

OLDHAM BOROUGH COUNCIL

ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984, SECTION 14(2)

THE OLDHAM – NEW STREET & SMITHY LANE UPPERMILL

TEMPORARY ONE WAY TRAFFIC NOTICE 2016

The Oldham Borough Council hereby gives Notice of One way traffic restrictions will be in place on:-

New Street from its junction with High Street to its junction with […]

Proposed highway works for Diggle – or does it?

Extra Drop-In Event for Diggle Highway Plans

Oldham Council is holding an extra drop-in event where people can view the proposed highways scheme for the new Saddleworth School next week.

A first event is being held tomorrow (December 10) at Kiln Green Church, Diggle, on Thursday, December 10 between 3pm and 7.30pm.

An additional drop-in event is now scheduled to take place […]

The New Saddleworth School – Public drop-in event to take place over the Christmas break

Proposed location for Saddleworth School

Oldham Metropolitan Borough Council have confirmed that they are going to hold a drop in event at Kiln Green Church, Diggle on Thursday 10th December from 3pm – 7.30pm to allow the public to view the latest plans for the highways scheme for Saddleworth School. Assuming there are no […]

Carriageway Resurfacing in Uppermill

Information supplied by Oldham’s Highways relating to the proposed Programme and Traffic Management/Diversion plans for the carriageway resurfacing works at High Street Uppermill.

The reasons for the evening/night working are :

To ensure that a bus service is maintained during the day. The long diversion which is needed to close High street Uppermill would mean […]