From the Ashton Archives
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7th Jul The Independent Office for Police Conduct (IOPC) have launched an investigation after a man died in custody following an arrest made at a property in Oldham. Police were called to reports of a domestic disturbance on Seventh Avenue in Oldham last night (Friday) at around 11.35pm. They arrested a man in his 30s on suspicion […]
5th Jul Former Ashton GP and Chair of Tameside Healthwatch Dr Kailash Chand, OBE, wishes the NHS a happy 70th birthday – but says to survive, the NHS will need to adopt a new model of healthcare… Ask what makes people proud to be British and the NHS is forever top. The NHS is celebrating its 70th […]
5th Jul This is the flag design fluttering above Tameside Hospital today (Thursday) in celebration of 70 years of the NHS. It was drawn by eight-year-old Eoin McGowan, who won our competition run in association with Tameside and Glossop Integrated Care Trust to design a flag fit for the landmark celebration. The Trust had asked children under […]
2nd Jul The Reporter and Chronicle and Tameside Radio are throwing our weight behind a major health initiative ‘first’ aimed at tackling the growing problem of obesity. To celebrate the 70th anniversary of the NHS next week, Tameside and Glossop Integrated Care NHS Foundation Trust is setting everyone a 70 day challenge – by cutting back on […]
29th Jun Gee Cross Fete returns this Sunday and is expected to attract many thousands of visitors with the heatwave forecast to last into the weekend and beyond. Organised by and raising funds for Willow Wood Hospice and the Rotary Club of Hyde, the event is always well attended and full of activities and entertainment for all […]
29th Jun A last call is going out to all businesses as the deadline for the Pride of Tameside Business Awards draws near. The Pride of Tameside Business Awards celebrate the outstanding work of businesses from different sectors and inspirational individuals from across the region. The awards are free to enter and will feature categories for businesses […]
29th Jun The Reporter and Chronicle and Tameside Radio are throwing our weight behind a major health initiative ‘first’ aimed at tackling the growing problem of obesity. To celebrate the 70th anniversary of the NHS next week, Tameside and Glossop Integrated Care NHS Foundation Trust is setting everyone a 70 day challenge – by cutting back on […]
26th Jun Tameside College students are ‘cooking up a storm’ after taking victory in a national competition. George Buckland, Jaye Jones, Hannah Kaluzny and Demi Smith competed in the Association of Bakery Students and Trainees (ABST) annual conference at Alton Towers in Staffordshire earlier this month. George Buckland and Jays Jones scooped first and second place in […]
22nd Jun A local veterinary practice is warning owners not to let their pets suffer in the sun – and never leave them in vehicles. Temperatures are rising and summer is here, but while hot weather is great news for humans, it can be uncomfortable and unhealthy for pets. In some cases, heat can be deadly for […]
19th Jun Three of Tameside’s young leaders are the pride of the North West after winning regional awards. Joe Magee, Bradley Gore and Emily Skyes were all honoured in the YouthForia Awards 2018. The success comes after the trio were all recently elected to leadership roles at Tameside Youth Council, which is supported by Tameside Council. Each […]