From the Hyde Archives
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24th Oct The curtain finally closed on the cricket season last month, but Flowery Field proved to be a hive of activity last Friday. The Hyde based side, who ended their season placing 10th in the league, assembled at the club on the evening to celebrate the ups and downs of the season gone by. A series […]
23rd Sep Pupils and staff at Hyde’s Flowery Field Primary are celebrating their school’s 50th anniversary with the start of construction on a new building. The school is the first of four being rebuilt in Tameside as a result of the Council’s successful bid to the Department for Education through the Priority School Building Programme – which […]
19th Sep Hyde Cricket Club skipper Danny Berry could barely contain his delight after he led his team to their first title in 33 years. What looked a difficult game on paper turned into an afternoon of celebration as Hyde claimed victory over Marple by 10 wickets in less than four hours. Marple could only reach 110 […]
16th Sep [button link=”#”] A veteran runner who holds a prestigious national cross country record is championing a Silver Saver promotion at Hyde’s Clarendon Square. Martin McGann, 67, has been named as the new Silver Saver ambassador at Clarendon Square, to recognise his record for the highest number of consecutive appearances in the National Cross Country Championships […]
15th Sep This weekend was Heritage weekend in Tameside. Here are some of the highlights of the weekend.
21st Aug Students are celebrating across Tameside and Glossopdale as GCSE results were revealed today. It’s after the national average of A* to C grades increased by nearly one per cent despite this year marking the first time students had sat exams since the Governments controversial GCSE reforms. In Tameside the biggest focus came early this morning […]
17th Aug The Greystones team were back in action last Thursday in a bid to clean up the streets of Hyde. After an appeal by a local girl named Jessica, the Greystones team were drafted in to remedy the problem caused by litter bugs. Donned in their trademark Hi-Vis jackets, the group of men, aged 35 and […]
15th Aug The nephew of Hyde Councillors Jim and Phil Fitzpatrick is counting on the public vote as he heads into tonight’s Big Brother final. Ash Harrison, 26, has become known on the Channel Five TV show for boasting of his good looks and how he is well known as a party boy on the Manchester scene. Currently […]
10th Aug Hyde was brought to a standstill last week when a huge load consisting of a 76ft Airbus A380 wing carrier, passed through the town. The abnormal load was moved from Hollygate Fabrications in Audenshaw to Hyde’s stainless steel restoration on Adamson Industrial Estate. The journey took place at 10am last Wednesday and caused some disruption […]
7th Aug Communities across Tameside joined together on Monday evening in an act of remembrance to mark the very hour war was declared between Great Britain and Germany exactly 100 years ago. While many paid their respects in their own way, lighting a candle at home, others joined services which took place throughout the borough. – Reports […]