31st Dec Police are growing increasingly concerned for a 29-year-old woman who has gone missing from the Ashton Waterloo area of Tameside. Katie Armstrong was last seen on Taughton Road on New Year’s Eve (Sunday, December 31) at around 11:51am, according to the Greater Manchester Police team in Ashton on Twitter. She is described as a white […]
30th Dec Two first half goals were enough for Ashton to take the points against the bottom side following an early pitch inspection at Hurst Cross. With several injuries Mike Norton made his debut up front for the hosts, with the returning Saul Henderson on the bench, and it was the Robins making early inroads as Checkaine […]
30th Dec An eighty sixth minute penalty was the difference between these two sides as Droylsden made hard work of beating an Ossett team who played the second half with ten men. The Bloods dominated for most of the first half, and were unlucky not to take the lead when Luke Daly’s curling shot from outside the […]
30th Dec Police are investigating after the death of a man who was found collapsed with serious injuries on a busy road in Mottram on Saturday morning.  Emergency services were called to Roe Cross Road at around 6am on Saturday (December 30) following reports of a seriously injured man in the road. He was pronounced dead and […]
30th Dec Mossley slipped to a second successive 1-0 away defeat on their visit to Trafford on the final Saturday of 2017, the game decided by a second half penalty kick. Like the preceding match at Glossop It was again a game of few scoring chances for either side. Trafford looked the more threatening side in the […]
30th Dec Head coach Scott Naylor and conditioner Adam Neal say Oldham owe a debt of gratitude to Andy Hibbert and his staff at The Strength Factory gym in Westhoughton where the squad has been working out by invitation. The connection lies in Neal’s friendship with Hibbert, who owns The Strength Factory and heads a strength, conditioning […]
29th Dec An Oldham councillor, who was born in Mossley and represents Saddleworth South, has been made an OBE (Officer of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire) in the Queen’s New Year Honours List. Councillor John Hudson has served the local community in a wide range of capacities for more than 40 years and he […]
28th Dec The Hyde Rotary Club sleigh has raised almost £5,000 this year – their biggest ever total for their ‘Santa visits’ around the town. The annual tradition, which is organised by the voluntary members of Hyde Rotary Club, raises thousands of pounds for local charities good causes – and this year was no exception, with £4,947.13 raised […]
28th Dec Oldham players clocked off for Christmas last week, with thoughts already turning to the Law Cup game at Rochdale on Sunday, January 7. The new-look squad has steadily and gradually increased in number since pre-season work began in early November and it now numbers 21, ten of whom are ‘freshers’. They include three who have […]
28th Dec EFL LEAGUE ONE: Blackburn Rovers v Scunthorpe United, Blackpool v Plymouth Argyle, Bradford City v Oxford United, Bury v Fleetwood Town, Gillingham v AFC Wimbledon, MK Dons v Peterborough United, Oldham Athletic v Bristol Rovers, Portsmouth v Northampton Town, Southend United v Shrewsbury Town, Walsall v Rotherham United   EVO-STIK PREMIER DIVISION: Ashton United v […]