From the Stalybridge Archives
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27th Jun Stalybridge bid farewell to two leading community lights in fitting style at the weekend’s carnival. This year’s Stalybridge Carnival and festival event was a particularly poignant and emotional one for two local families. For the Broadhurst family the carnival parade was the first without Edward Broadhurst, who sadly passed away in November. Edward owned Broadhurst […]
20th Jun The road is now open after a serious collision on Acres Lane just after 3.30pm today (20 June). Two cars collided near to Tesco in Stalybridge with a man trapped in a red Toyota Yaris. Fire crews used special equipment to remove the driver’s car door in order to get him out. An air ambulance was deployed […]
10th Jun A new and unique charity has been established in Tameside to gift wedding services to people with terminal or life-shortening illnesses. Based in Stalybridge, Gift of a Wedding has been set up by founder and chair Patricia Harrison. “The idea for Gift of a Wedding came to me in 2012 after I and several other […]
17th May The first primary school in Tameside to become an academy has been rated ‘good’ with ‘outstanding’ features just two years after opening its doors. Silver Springs Academy in Stalybridge received a glowing report …in its first inspection with Ofsted rating leadership and management as well as measures to safeguard pupils at the school all ‘outstanding.’ […]