From the Hyde Archives
16th Jan   Police have confirmed a man was stabbed in a daylight attack on Rhodes Street close to the Hyde – Haughton Green border, part of the street was later cordoned off with tape for forensic investigation. The victim is believed to be a 37-year-old local man who was attacked at around 9 20 am this morning and […]
16th Jan A local businessman has vowed not to let the thieves who ransacked one of his Ashton businesses for the third time get the better of him. It wasn’t a happy start to the New Year for Gareth Hardy after he discovered thieves had smashed their way into Go Hard Kitchen on the night of New […]
15th Jan An estimated 200 people braved driving rain this morning to make their voices heard about plans to build on green belt land in Tameside. Residents from the Stalybridge South constituency and across the borough joined forces for the demonstration to show their opposition to proposals outlined in the Greater Manchester Spatial Framework. A smaller number […]
13th Jan Leading author Tom McLaughlin dropped in at two Tameside schools to give pupils an insight into the life of a writer and an illustrator. The author, who has written titles including Accidental Prime Minister, The Story Machine and The Diabolical Mr Tiddles, spoke openly about how he has overcome dyslexia to become a published author, […]
13th Jan A caring charity roared off with much needed funds, thanks to the fund-raising efforts of a motorbike club. SSAFA Tameside was overwhelmed and delighted when The BMPS British Motorcycle Preservation Society charity handed over £1,438.78. The presentation was made in the Sycamore pub in Ashton. The cheque was presented to SSAFA Tameside representatives Christina Howard […]
13th Jan Tameside woke up to a blanket of snow and travel disruption this morning (Friday) as winter swept in with a vengeance. As temperatures plummeted, the white stuff began to fall on Thursday evening across the borough and continued overnight, causing delays to commuters on public transport and hazardous driving conditions on the roads. Tameside Highways […]
12th Jan Campaigners will be stepping out in force on Sunday in a march against plans to build on green belt land across Tameside. Residents from the Stalybridge South constituency and across the borough are gearing up for the march to demonstrate their opposition to proposals outlined in the Greater Manchester Spatial Framework. Sunday’s march will start […]
11th Jan Tameside Libraries are running sessions to help parents and carers keep their children safe online. As part of the workshops, parents can bring their children’s phone, tablets and laptops for hands-on help in updating security and privacy settings. Tameside Phoenix, the multi-agency team for tackling child sexual exploitation (CSE), has reported approximately 85 per cent […]
10th Jan Residents across Tameside are being urged to take advantage of a money-saving boiler and insulation offer. Supported by Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service and the NHS, the Greater Manchester Energy Heroes scheme offers qualifying households free or discounted new boilers and home insulation that could save hundreds of pounds from fuel bills. The 10 Greater […]
10th Jan The hosts came into the game on scintillating form having not been beaten in their last 10 games. Hyde came into the game on a little bit of a run themselves having strung together a couple of wins in their last three games. Both teams were looking to continue with their good form on a […]