From the Hyde Archives
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24th Sep The multi-million pound project to expand Hyde swimming pool has been put on hold after the contractor pulled out in the wake of the Carillion collapse. Tameside Council had signed off more than £3m on the extension for the Active Hyde facility, off Walker Lane, which would see a new six-lane swimming pool built, along […]
24th Sep Police are asking for the public’s help in searching for a wanted man from Hyde. Grant Leigh, 27, is wanted in connection with an arson that took place on Clayton Street in Dukinfield on 25 December 2017. He is also wanted on recall to prison after breaching the terms of his license set when he […]
21st Sep A new street in Hyde has been named in honour of a local solider who was killed in action in Afghanistan. The family and friends of Cpl Harvery Holmes gathered in Newton on Tuesday (September 18th), where they were join by the Civic Mayor of Tameside, Cllr Denise Ward, to celebrate his life and formally […]
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 […]