From the Hyde Archives
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3rd Jun The 710 men of the old Borough of Hyde who gave their lives in the 1st World War will be remembered at the Peace Day Service to be held at the Cenotaph on Werneth Low, on Sunday 28th June 2015 at 3.00pm. Remembered too will be men and women across Tameside who lost their lives […]
3rd Jun There’s a wave of enthusiasm and energy spreading throughout Hyde. Not only about the fact that the club has reclaimed its name as Hyde United, but also that it is going to become a supporters run club. The club will be incorporated into a Community Trust run by a management team and supervised by a […]
28th May The historic Tour of Tameside returns to the region after more than a decade this June. The three day running challenge takes place from Friday, June 19 to Sunday, June 21 with participants covering the 26 miles of a marathon distance over three events which will take the form of a six mile fell race […]
28th May   Good crowds came out in support of this year’s Whit Walks in Hyde, Dukinfield and Stalybridge. See this week’s Tameside Reporter for pictures and reports. Tomorrow (Friday, May 29), it’s time to strike up the band as the annual Whit Friday Brass Band Contest marches into Tameside and Saddleworth. The tradition dates back to the […]
28th May Hyde bride Anita Booth’s wedding day dreams came true when none other than Take That star Gary Barlow made a surprise appearance at her reception. Anita, 34, had married Alex Morrissey, 31, at Flowery Field Church on Friday, with the couple then heading off to their wedding reception at Knowsley Hall in Prescot near Liverpool […]
14th May Police have closed an investigation into an attempted abduction in Hyde after it became clear that no offence took place. The incident took place on Monday at around 2pm after a mother of a two-year-old girl called police believing a man had attempted to abduct her child. A full investigation was launched by the police […]
13th May Police have made an arrest after a man tried to snatch a toddler in Hyde. A 36-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of child abduction and remains in police custody for questioning. On Monday afternoon, a mother and her two-year-old daughter were walking down Market Street and were approached by a man, who crouched […]
5th May Police are appealing for witnesses after a woman was seriously injured in a road traffic collision this afternoon. The incident happened at around 2.30pm on Sunday (3 May), when a 73-year-old woman was crossing Clark Way at its junction with Mottram Road, Hyde. A silver Volkswagen Golf turning right from Mottram Road collided with the […]
24th Apr   Masked thieves brandishing Samurai swords threatened a wheelchair user in his own home. The 46-year-old man was at his home on St Johns Court in Hyde with his friend at about 10.30pm on 21 April 2015 when the intruders struck. The man’s friend got up to answer a knock on the door, presuming it […]
17th Apr A bid to increase the number of bell ringers and keep a historic tradition alive has been launched by a Hyde church. The appeal comes as St George’s Church struggles to regularly pull in the number of ringers required to ring the church’s bells. “There are a lot of bells but not enough ringers,” said […]