9th Aug Elizabeth Hardman’s dream of becoming a ‘glamorous gran’ has come true as she lives the part. The 68-year-old Denton grandmother says she always wanted to be a model since being a young girl. Now Elizabeth, who devotes her spare time to Denton’s historic St Lawrence Church where she is a choir member, is stepping out […]
8th Aug This Saturday, we’re broadcasting from The Rocking Horse, Audenshaw Official Opening by Councillor Kieran Quinn, Executive Leader of Tameside Borough Council, along with out local celebrity (and parent) John  Murray. Here are just a few of the exciting things planned – miss it, miss out!  BEAUTY SALON – Spoil yourself at our very own mini Salon! TUCK […]
8th Aug Charity fundraisers at Reuben’s Retreat are celebrating after raising more than £1 million in just 23 months. Reuben’s Retreat was launched in memory of Reuben Michael Graham, who tragically passed away aged just 23 months old. Reuben had suffered with a very rare brain tumour which presented few symptoms and he sadly died in his […]
8th Aug   Age UK Tameside held an event to mark the centenary of the First World War on Monday. Although members of the community were invited to attend, the event was kept personal as it was organised by service users and staff and not open to the public. Service users, staff and volunteers spent months organising […]
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 […]
7th Aug The Tameside Reporter and the Glossop Chronicle (45p).
6th Aug Police are appealing to a victim of a serious sexual assault to come forward. At about 6.15am on Sunday 3 August 2014, the woman got onto a Metrolink tram at Piccadilly Gardens, Manchester city centre, travelling on the Ashton-Under-Lyne route. Three men also got onto the tram, one of which proceeded to sexually assault the […]
6th Aug The Reporter team went to review new release The Guardians of the Galaxy last week. If you are off to the cinema tonight, don’t forget to send us your film reviews on Twitter @newsintameside.
5th Aug Thirteen cyclists have raised more than £3,000 to help a toddler take her first steps after they cycled from Manchester to Blackpool. The fundraising stunt ended at the Railway Inn in Droylsden where they were greeted by well-wishers, including Brooke Vincent, better known as Sophie Webster from Coronation Street. The funds will go towards little […]
5th Aug Most 74-year-old men, not to say most mayors, might raise money for charity by hosting a fund-raising dinner or perhaps a sponsored walk. However, that would be too tame for Cllr Dawson Lane. He’s going to throw himself out of an aeroplane. The Mayor said: “It might sound mad to some people but to me […]