From the Hyde Archives
21st Jan The funeral service for Tameside Council executive leader Cllr Kieran Quinn will be held at St Ann’s Church, Burlington Street, Ashton, at 10am this morning (Monday). Cllr Quinn sadly passed away on Christmas Day at Tameside Hospital at the age of 57 after suffering a heart attack. He was taken ill while out delivering Christmas […]
20th Jan Police are hunting for two arsonists who torched a family home in Hattersley. The attack happened in the early hours of Thursday morning when it is understood two offenders forced their way into the house on Callington Close and set the property alight. Luckily no one was injured in the attack as the family were […]
14th Jan Police are appealing for information after shots were fired at a house in Hattersley in the early hours of Sunday morning. The shots were heard at about 1.15am this morning (Sunday) with officers being called to reports of shots heard on Torrington Drive. Police attended and discovered a firearm had been discharged at the front […]
5th Jan Residents in Hyde are involved in an ongoing dispute with a local company over persistent noise nuisance. Tenants of Shelley Grove and Shirley Avenue say that for years, they have been dealing with constant noise coming from the yard of B & A Susca, which their houses back on to. Susan Healey, who lives on […]
28th Dec The Hyde Rotary Club sleigh has raised almost £5,000 this year – their biggest ever total for their ‘Santa visits’ around the town. The annual tradition, which is organised by the voluntary members of Hyde Rotary Club, raises thousands of pounds for local charities good causes – and this year was no exception, with £4,947.13 raised […]
24th Dec It was an emotional occasion as Cancer Warriors held their end of year awards event and Christmas party last night. At a packed Wharf Tavern in Stalybridge the group remembered past friends and colleagues who have sadly lost their lives to cancer, making family times like Christmas especially challenging. But members came together to remember […]
18th Dec Officers are trying to trace a wanted man from Hyde. 28-year-old Shane Astal, also known as Shane Thorogood, is wanted on recall to prison after failing to appear at court for a hearing in connection with a section 18 assault. He was originally jailed for a separate section 18 assault but was released on license. […]
15th Dec The traffic nightmare for residents of Hollingworth and Tintwistle could soon be over after a report published by Transport for North today proposed a trans-Pennine tunnel road. A proposal by Stalybridge & Hyde MP Jonathan Reynolds for a 20 mile tunnel was deemed too expensive, but a tunnel ‘several miles long’ will be built, although […]
14th Dec Hyde United have confirmed that forward Tom Pratt has has signed a new contract at the club. Having hit the target eight times this season in the league and 11 in all competitions, Pratt has become a key player since joining from Tameside neighbours Mossley in the summer. Manager Darren Kelly praised the 22-year-old for […]
11th Dec Hyde Unitarian Chapel will be getting into the festive spirit this weekend and you can join them. The Gee Cross church are holding a Christmas tree festival, with around 20 local organisations presenting and decorating trees. It’s open on Friday from 1pm to 5pm, Saturday from 10am to 4pm and Sunday from 10am to 12pm. […]