From the Denton & Audenshaw Archives
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3rd Dec Denton Cricket Club celebrated the season gone by in style last Friday when no less than 26 awards were distributed on their annual presentation evening. The Egerton street club boasts a series of teams that age from Under 9’s to first team level and has made great strides in recent times to improve the facilities […]
2nd Dec Photo: Google Maps.   A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder in Tameside. At 12.40pm on Tuesday 2 December 2014, police attended a house on Rowcon Close, Audenshaw. Officers attended and found the body of a 39-year-old woman. She was pronounced dead at the scene. A 53-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion […]
1st Dec Tameside Sports Trust might live long in the memory for some people, but there’s a new title which has taken precedence of late and become somewhat popular amongst fitness enthusiasts across the borough. That name in question is ‘Active Tameside’; a not for profit registered charity designed to provide value for money services in all […]
1st Dec Thirteen Schools from across the borough assembled at Astley Sports College last Wednesday to compete in the Tameside School Sports Quik Stick Hockey finals. The competition’s preliminary rounds gave rise to some spectacular performances but only thirteen sides were lucky enough to make it through to the highly anticipated finals. The teams that congregated on […]
1st Dec St Thomas Moor Roman Catholic College were celebrating recently thanks to one devoted member of staff. Matt Broadhead, who is the curriculum leader of PE at the Denton based school, found his tireless efforts rewarded last month when he received the English FA tie to mark ten years’ service to schools football. The responsibilities Matt […]
26th Nov   The Co-operative Food store in Denton is being transformed with a £255,000 investment that will create an entirely new shopping experience for customers. The Haughton Green store is being redefined, with a completely new look that will turn it into a hub for the local community as well as a great place to pick […]
22nd Nov Denton Community College has been inundated with gold recently thanks to the talent of one special pupil. The Egerton Street Campus is well known for harbouring sporting talent following the return of Commonwealth Games runner turned teacher Kelly Massey, but this time the focus turned from dry land to water. And it’s all because 14 […]
24th Oct The all new £7m Dog’s Trust Manchester centre was officially opened in Denton yesterday by BBC TV Breakfast journalist Louise Minchin. Other VIPs included the Civic Mayor and Mayoress of Tameside, Cllr Dawson Lane and Cllr Jackie Lane, plus Denton West councillor Brenda Warrington and MP Andrew Gwynne. Dog’s Trust is the largest dog welfare […]
10th Oct Denton West Cricket Club held their annual presentation dinner last Friday to the delight of all involved. Returning to the Premier Suite on Corporation Road, Audenshaw, the event gave a chance for the committee, players, spouses, families and supporters to celebrate the highs and lows of the season gone by. Syd White, the master of […]
21st Aug Students are celebrating across Tameside and Glossopdale as GCSE results were revealed today. It’s after the national average of A* to C grades increased by nearly one per cent despite this year marking the first time students had sat exams since the Governments controversial GCSE reforms. In Tameside the biggest focus came early this morning […]