10th Dec Matty Mainwaring is set to compete in his first professional bout this weekend. The former Stalybridge Celtic midfielder is competing at The Winter Gardens Theatre, Blackpool. The 25-year-old has been trained by former undefeated welterweight champion, Matthew Hatton. Tickets for the fight have been priced at £30 standard, and £50 ringside.
10th Dec The Tameside Reporter and Glossop Chronicle are calling on YOU, our loyal readers, to make the sport section bigger and better! Thanks to our regular contributors, the back pages are packed with a multitude of sports, which range from chess to rugby, football to cricket. However, we’re looking to expand further and provide our readers […]
9th Dec Ashton’s Albion Church will be launching its 200th anniversary celebrations at its Christmas Tree Festival in December. 2016 marks two centuries of ministry from Albion and its two Sunday schools; Charlestown and Hurst Nook. The festival kicks off on 11th December from 2pm-8pm when local school choirs will be performing. Ashton MP Angela Rayner will […]
9th Dec Syd White has relinquished his role as Chief Executive of Stalybridge Celtic. An official announcement was made by Chairman Rob Gorski on Tuesday morning. He stated on the club’s forum: “I have two announcements to make today. “Firstly, the sad news is that Syd is finding combining running his own business and driving the commercial […]
8th Dec Eight members of Glossop Mountain Rescue Team’s swift water rescue unit raced to Cumbria on Saturday to help flood victims. Some of them had been involved with the team’s Father Christmas float in Glossop Garden Centre when the signal came through that they were needed in the Lake District. The unit spent two days helping […]
8th Dec The Tameside Reporter and Radio news team members are celebrating latest professional and personal award successes. For while ITV and BBC walked away with the lion’s share of prizes in this year’s O2 Media North West Awards, the Tameside Reporter and Radio were also among the nominations at the glittering awards night. ITV Granada Reports […]
8th Dec Hyde United’s desire to lift the Manchester Premier Cup came to an end on Monday evening after succumbing to defeat against Trafford. Having drawn 3-3 at the end of 90 minutes, the Tigers were beaten 5-4 on penalties. Gary Lowe’s men are scheduled to play Buxton in a league fixture on Saturday, although the tie […]
7th Dec Hyde United are set to take on Trafford this evening in a Manchester Premier Cup Quarter-Final fixture. The game is being played at Ewen Fields. Kick-off is scheduled for 7.45pm.
7th Dec A 19-year-old Tai boxer has claimed the ISKA English Welterwight title at the Village Hotel inAshton. Leyton Collymore-Carr secured a memorable win against Tyler Liptrott at the showcard event. The competition provided up and coming stars with an opportunity to demonstrate their skills. The fight itself came six months before the Main Event – sponsored […]
4th Dec Everyone is welcome to head along this Sunday to Howard Park in Glossop near the swimming pool, when a special carols in the park event will be taking place. It goes on from 2.30pm to 3.30pm and Glossopdale School band will be providing the music with everyone invited to sing along – plus there will […]