From the Hyde Archives
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 […]
17th Oct A poignant parade of silent soldiers will lead eleven days on remembrance events across Tameside next month. To commemorate the 100 year anniversary of the end of the First World War, the silent solider silhouettes will stand on look out on the bridge at Portland Basin in Ashton on November 1st. They will then be […]
17th Oct Staff, volunteers and members at the Grafton Centre have been celebrating this week after the long-term future of the centre was secured. A 20 year lease has been signed with Tameside Council, bringing an end to a journey that’s lasted several years and has seen the centre become an independent charity. Cllr Phil Fitzpatrick signed […]
15th Oct Dr Kailash Chand OBE (pictured) Chair Healthwatch Tameside and former deputy chair of the BMA Council urges everyone to play their part in helping to avoid another ‘winter crisis’ in the NHS as the colder weather looms large…   With the winter approaching, health professionals delivering care in Tameside and Glossop will understandably be nervous about […]
15th Oct The first round of Tameside Council’s new strategic neighbourhood forums start this week. There are four neighbourhood forums – north, south, east and west – and they have been designed to correspond with the corresponding health and police bodies. They’ve replaced the short-lived town councils. North covers Ashton; South is Hyde and Longdendale; East covers […]
6th Oct Four men have been arrested after a police pursuit yesterday morning ended in a car crashing into a house. Police spotted the four in a suspected stolen silver Alfa Romeo car at 9.30am travelling along Mottram Road in Hyde. A police pursuit ensued when the driver failed to stop with police giving chase along Hattersley […]
27th Sep Tomorrow is Macmillan’s World’s Biggest Coffee Morning. Scores of businesses, schools, groups and organisations will be doing their bit to help raise money for Macmillan Cancer Care. Among them will be XYLE in Hyde who invite everyone to call in between 9.30am and 1.30pm to enjoy locally blended coffees as well as their handcrafted, artisan […]