From the Hyde Archives
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17th Jul A 43-year-old nurse who is battling cancer and appealing for £70,000 to tackle the disease herself is hoping to see her coffers boosted by a comedy night featuring a wealth of TV stars. Sarah Swindells has stage four skin cancer, which has spread to her liver and lungs and requires ground-breaking cancer treatment. It originated […]
17th Jul The RSPCA is warning pet owners to be vigilant after a spate of horrific attacks on cats across the region. The pets have been tortured, skinned, had all or part of their tales chopped off and some have been killed following the sickeningly cruel attacks. Animals in Tameside, Glossop and Oldham have fallen victim, some […]
15th Jul Having endured two successive relegations and become one of the most renowned club’s in non-league circles, Hyde United are looking to bounce back with a bang next season. And what’s more important is that for the first time in three years, the Tigers, led by Gary Lowe and Martyn Booty for the next two seasons, […]
14th Jul Members of Xarifa Underwater Hockey Club took the plunge last Sunday and emerged from the water victorious. The Under 12’s and Under 19’s found their exertions in the pool rewarded with a bronze medal, while the Under 14’s, despite relying on the services of Under 12’s player Daniel Saville, gained silver for their endeavour’s. Having […]
10th Jul Cider lovers will be able to enjoy a range of draught ciders from England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland during a 17-day festival at three pubs in the area.   The festivals will take place from today (Friday July 10) until Sunday July 26 inclusive at The Ash Tree in Wellington Road, Ashton-Under-Lyne, The Society […]
9th Jul Hattersley Football Club is celebrating after growing in strength since it was set up in 2001. Now the popular club is gearing up for its 14th birthday in October. But despite years of solid progression, Hattersley, which is run by an army of volunteers, is looking to develop further. In order to achieve that objective, […]
5th Jul A 43-year-old nurse who is battling cancer is appealing to the public to help her raise £70,000 in a bid to tackle the disease herself. It’s a far cry from two years ago when Sarah Swindells landed her dream job in the NHS as a senior nurse with the mental health team at Tameside Hospital. […]
25th Jun Hyde and Stalybridge MP Jonathan Reynolds is backing ambitious plans that could potentially revolutionise transport across Tameside. Proposals have been unveiled for a tram system that would connect the whole of Greater Manchester in a similar way to that of the M60, and are calling it the Metrolink Orbital Route. The system could see towns across Tameside […]
25th Jun Police are appealing for witnesses after a high-speed car chase in Gee Cross last night. Just before midnight police tried to pull over a green Volkswagen Polo in Bredbury, however the two people in the car failed to stop, which resulted in a police helicopter tracking the chase from Lower Bents Lane and up into […]
24th Jun The Tour of Tameside made an historic return at the weekend with around 1,000 runners stepping up for the three-day challenge across our region. Billed as a major community event for the whole of the North West, the Tour has been hailed a huge success with organisers pledging it will be back, bigger and better, […]