From the Hyde Archives
13th Sep There’s no doubt that the BBC’s Last Night of the Proms is one of the music world’s most spectacular festivals of music. However, not to be outdone, the Rotary Club of Hyde are proud to present their version of The Last Night at the Proms, which will be held at the magnificent Oakland’s Hall, Hyde, […]
6th Sep Police are appealing for help to find a missing man from Hyde. Roy Patten, 39, was last seen at around 8.15pm on Sunday, September 2. Roy suffers with epilepsy which requires daily medication to treat, however it is not known if he has the medication with him. He is described as white and of medium […]
24th Aug A local boxer has been jailed after raping a woman in Hyde and intimidating her in the months that followed, including dousing her in petrol and setting her on fire. Lyndon Newman, 32, from Brinnington, has today been sentenced to 15 years in prison after being found guilty of rape and stalking involving alarm or […]
24th Aug The British Army is running a host of recruitment events across Tameside and Oldham next week. The events will help local people find out more about what a career in the British Army is like and what opportunities are on offer. Local soldiers and career advisers will be available for people to talk to and […]
3rd Aug A man from Hyde has been jailed for raping a five-year-old boy. 33-year-old Anwar Ali, of Chapel Street, Hyde, was found guilty of five counts of rape against a child under 12, four counts of sexual assault by penetration of a child under the age of 12 and two counts of accessing indecent images of […]
16th Jul Businesses are running out of time to enter this year’s prestigious Pride of Tameside Business Awards – so act now! 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 across […]
12th Jul ‘Sharing The Story; Make Do And Mend’ is a new piece of professional community theatre penned by Hayfield-based author Jayne Marshall. The play was inspired by her mother, who has found it increasingly difficult to get out and about over the last few years, and Jayne’s desire to bring professional theatre into the community to […]
10th Jul Tameside is to lose three Poundworld stores this weekend as administrators continue to find a buyer for the struggling discount retailer. 25 stores are to close nationally, resulting in 242 job losses, including stores in Ashton, Denton and Hyde. The stores’ last day of trading will be this Sunday, July 15th. Deloitte’s Clare Boardman, joint […]
9th Jul Hyde businesswoman Karen Dorney has officially taken up the ‘reigns’ as the new President of Hyde Rotary Club. Former president Alan Oldham handed over the chains of office at a grand installation ceremony at Hyde’s Oaklands Hall on Friday. Some 70 guests, including Karen’s close family and friends and members from the Rotary clubs of […]
9th Jul An amazing 3,000 people have so far signed up to pledge support for the Tameside and Glossop NHS Integrated Trust ‘Ditch Sugar’ campaign. The aim is to encourage as many people as possible across the region to reduce their sugar intake for 70 days and ultimately give up sugar altogether – as the NHS celebrates […]