9th Apr Police have confirmed that the 37-year-old man who crashed his car into the Deja Brew Cafe in Denton on Friday is currently in a serious condition in hospital. Emergency services were called to Manchester Road at around 11.40am after the driver crashed his silver Mercedes ML into the shop fronts of ‘Deja Brew’ and ‘Fellaz […]
9th Apr Friday, March 30, marked the grand opening of Cancer Warriors’ first ever permanent drop-in Information and Support Centre. The centre is located at Melbourne Street, Stalybridge. This is a dream and vision the chair and founder Derrick John Evans thought he would never see come true, having fought his own battles with cancer since 2007. […]
6th Apr A man was taken to hospital this afternoon after crashing his car into a shop and bus shelter in Denton. Emergency services were called to Manchester Road at around 11.40 after the 35-year-old crashed his silver Mercedes ML into the shop fronts of ‘Deja Brew’ and ‘Fellaz Barber Shop’, before hitting the nearby bus shelter […]
6th Apr After a record 2017, Droylsden-based company Manchester Metrology got 2018 off to a positive start after a networking event at the Etihad Stadium. The ‘Measure Anything’ event saw the stadium come alive with the industry’s leading Metrology companies such as Manchester Metrology, FARO, Optimax and Renishaw, all of whom bought their metrology, 3D scanning, FARO […]
6th Apr A Droylsden man is set to run three marathons in just six weeks in memory of a late Tameside teenager. Steven Woodbridge (pictured top) is running the Greater Manchester marathon this Sunday, followed by the Virgin Money London Marathon on April 22nd, and the Rock ‘n’ Roll Liverpool Marathon on May 20th. The 27-year-old is […]
4th Apr Tameside’s largest housing association, New Charter Homes, has merged with Leigh-based Adactus Housing Group to form Jigsaw Homes Group Ltd. The new organisation becomes one of the largest housing providers in the North West, with more than 33,000 properties throughout the area and in the East Midlands. The new company will have an annual turnover […]
4th Apr A Stalybridge Primary School Bursar has avoided jail despite using £14,000 worth of school money to help fund her partners drug habit. Nicola Turnbull, 47, of Denton used funds from Wildbank Community School to purchase phones and tablets which se would then sell on. During her trial at Minshull Street Crown Court in Manchester, it […]
4th Apr Tameside residents are being urged to back a new campaign to improve children’s literacy across Greater Manchester. The campaign, called ‘Gift Of Books’, is aiming to get the printed word into the hands of children who have never previously owned a book, and donations are open now. Residents can simply donate their favourite childhood book, […]
3rd Apr Denton West Amateur Dramatic Society bring the hilarious hit stage version of ‘Allo ‘Allo to Denton West Community Centre, Hulme Road, Denton, this week. The production has a cast of 15 and is a major undertaking for the society, with talented cast members from Droylsden, Hyde and Romiley all coming together to lend a hand.  The […]
3rd Apr A Green Party event held in Ashton was dedicated to the memory of local party member Mike Smee, who sadly passed away recently following a short illness. Mike had been a long time environmental and peace activist and had previously stood as a candidate for the party at local elections. He was remembered at the […]