From the Dukinfield Archives
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9th Sep Tameside Council has been preaching the benefits of recycling – literally – as Bin Swap rolled out across the borough this week. For the council’s information roadshows even took to the pulpit of one local church on Sunday. Ian Saxon, Assistant Executive Director at Tameside Council, was at St John’s Church in Dukinfield to guide […]
7th Sep Stained glass is the focus for this year’s Heritage Open Weekend in Tameside which takes place from Thursday, September 10, to Sunday, September 13. There is a wealth of stained glass in the borough, in secular as well as religious buildings. Twenty churches are opening their doors and the glass will range from the 15th […]
26th Aug Astley GCSE Results 2015 K Abbas 12 (2), S Abbas 12  (6), J Ahmed 11  (10), K Ashmore 3), J Bailey 12 (7), T Bailey 10 (7), L Bardsley 11 (11), N Barker 10 (1), D Barton 3), S Bates 11 (5), A Begum 11 (4), J Begum 10 (10), C Bennett 12 (3), C […]
25th Aug If you see this escaped prisoner, DO NOT APPROACH HIM. That’s what police are telling us today after 47 year old John Rooney absconded from HMP Springhill, Aylesbury, yesterday morning. He was last seen on a bus travelling towards Oxford from Bicester shortly after 7am. Rooney is white, 5ft 8ins, slim, with brown hair. He […]
21st Aug All Saints GCSE Results 2015 E Ahmed 10 (7) A Aylett-Leach 10 (10) I Bailey 10 (9) R Barry 9 (6) R Bates 11 (11) W Beard 8 (2) J Bell 10 (5) L Bell 10 (3) E Bennett 10 (1) G Bennett 10 (9) M Bennett 10 (6) R Bentley 7 (0) C Bergin […]
20th Aug Year 11 students from secondary schools across Glossopdale and Tameside are collecting their GCSE results this morning. Many will be celebrating their grades and securing college places but, for others who haven’t achieved the results they hoped for, it can be a stressful time as difficult decisions about which pathway to choose next are ahead. […]
19th Aug Tameside people are being encouraged to share their experiences of being stopped by police with the region’s Police and Crime Commissioner and help shape how police use the power. A new app allows people who have been stopped and searched by Greater Manchester Police to easily and anonymously submit their experience – good or bad […]
13th Aug   *Number of A levels with AS levels in brackets R Agnello 3(1) C Bellavia 3 M Boyce 3(1) H Brown 3 J Campbell 3 P Carolan 4(2) G Clayton 3(1) L Davies 3(3) S Doan 3 B Dubyl 3 G Embrey 3(2) A Etches 3(1) D Fahy 3(1) J Garside 3(1) K Gaskell 3(1) […]
5th Aug A fundraiser was held for the Stroke Association at Dukinfield Rugby Club on Saturday. Hannah McDonald, from Dukinfield, who suffered a stroke herself aged just 20 while studying at the University of Leeds six years ago, was behind the event. Thanking her this week was Rebecca Owen from the Stroke Association said: “We completely rely […]
5th Aug Highly respected Tameside magistrate Brian Wild has retired from the bench after serving the area for nearly 25 years. The Dukinfield councillor first became a magistrate in 1992 and has served the criminal justice system for 23 years. He has also represented the Dukinfield ward on Tameside Council for more than 21 years, a role […]