From the Hyde Archives
13th Dec Visitors to Clarendon Square shopping centre in Hyde had an ‘un-bear-lievable’ surprise as they went about their Christmas shopping last weekend. Bjorn the Polar Bear paid a visit from his home at the North Pole to spread some festive cheer amongst families and posed for photos with the children. ‘Bjorn’ is a life-size animatronic polar […]
11th Dec Police are appealing for the public’s help to trace a wanted man from Hyde. 27-year-old Ian Brewster is wanted for malicious communications, harassment and false imprisonment, in connection with a domestic related investigation, following two incidents in October 2018. Police believe Brewster knows he is wanted and is actively evading arrest. He is known to […]
28th Nov Council chiefs are to ‘consider their options’ over what to do about a funding shortfall for a planned pool expansion, after it was revealed it will cost another £250,000 to go ahead. By Charlotte Green, local democracy reporter. The proposals to expand Hyde Pool have seen costs spiral beyond the £2 million investment bosses had […]
21st Nov Two men have been charged with attempted murder following the shooting in Hattersley last Saturday night. Aaron Ward, 26, and Kadrell Ward, 18, both of Hattersley Road West have been charged with attempted murder and possession of a firearm with intent to endanger life. They’ve been remanded in custody and are set to appear before […]
20th Nov Police are treating the incident where a man was shot outside a pub in Hattersley as attempted murder. At around 8:20pm on Saturday (17 November 2018) police received a report that a man had been shot outside a pub on Hattersley Road West. Officers attended the scene at the Harehill Tavern but the victim, a […]
18th Nov Police are appealing for witnesses after a man was shot in the stomach outside a pub in Hattersley last night. Emergency services were called to the scene at 8.20pm after reports that a man had been shot near to the Harehill Tavern on Hattersley Road West. Officers responded but the victim, a 35-year-old man, had […]
26th Oct A man and woman have been charged in connection with a robbery in Hyde on Sunday night. Police were called to Clarendon Street at around 10.55pm on October 21st to reports that three people had been robbed. The victims had been assaulted before a handbag containing a mobile phone and other personal items was stolen. […]
24th Oct A man from Hyde has thanked Be Well Tameside for helping him to stub out his 20-a-day smoking habit and to lose almost a stone. 34-year-old Marc Tyson had been a smoker for 19 years – a habit which has cost him an estimated £48,545, using the NHS Smoking Calculator. Marc has been out of […]
20th Oct Three men have been charged today after shots were fired in an incident in Hyde on Thursday. Nobody was injured but damage was caused to a car. Police were called to Croft Street in Hyde at around 2.35pm on Thursday. Officers subsequently arrested three men who have appeared at Salford Magistrates’ Court today who have all been charged […]
18th Oct Three men have been arrested tonight on suspicion of attempted murder following a shooting in Tameside earlier today. Police were called to Croft Street, Hyde, at around 2.35 this afternoon following reports that gunshots had been fired on the street. Officers attended and discovered no-one had been injured, but damage had been caused to the rear […]