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OMBC: Coronavirus Vaccination Programme

OMBC: Coronavirus Vaccination Programme

The borough’s Coronavirus vaccination programme starts next week. This is the biggest mass vaccination programme in the history of the NHS. Over the coming weeks and months residents of all ages will be offered the vaccine. The first to be offered the vaccination will...

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Dobcross Garden centre bridge not reopening

Dobcross Garden centre bridge not reopening

A footbridge linking the garden centre and Woolpack playing fields in Dobcross has been closed for quite some time. Residents were given hope in April 2020 when Oldham council had placed the bridge on a list for repairs using flooding money Liberal Democrat Councillor...

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SITES ACROSS OLDHAM: BOOK A CORONAVIRUS TEST TODAY

SITES ACROSS OLDHAM: BOOK A CORONAVIRUS TEST TODAY

Oldham Council is urging residents to book a free coronavirus test with a series of sites now available across the borough. With good availability of testing across the borough, you can book a test at www.gov.uk/get-coronavirus-test or by dialling 119 – which will put...

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OMBC – CORONAVIRUS – LATEST SERVICE UPDATES AND NEWS

OMBC – CORONAVIRUS – LATEST SERVICE UPDATES AND NEWS

Following last night’s announcement by the Prime Minister a number of restrictions have been put in place to minimise the spread of infection and protect the health of the wider population. With immediate effect: All council owned playgrounds will be closed. This...

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Shot red kite ‘like balloon bursting’

Shot red kite ‘like balloon bursting’

Protected bird of prey was seen being shot out of the sky in Peak District National Park A red kite seen falling from the sky accompanied by the sound of gunshots is the latest in a series of concerning incidents involving birds of prey in the Peak District National...

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Saddleworth in Bloom 2018 Results

Saddleworth in Bloom 2018 Results

The judging of the Annual Saddleworth in Bloom competition took place on Tuesday 31st July 2018. The panel of judges consisted of the Chairman of the Parish Council and the Chairman’s Lady, Councillor Rob Knotts and Mrs Lesley Knotts, the Vice Chairman of the Parish...

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OLDHAM TOWN CENTRE WILL BE ALIVE WITH THE SOUND OF MUSIC

OLDHAM TOWN CENTRE WILL BE ALIVE WITH THE SOUND OF MUSIC

Hundreds of Oldham’s best and brightest young and community musicians are set to get the town centre rocking at this year’s Summer Festival. Oldham Music Centre’s Summer Festival on 7 July will see musicians perform live at different stages throughout the town centre...

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Diggle School awarded ‘Good’ by OFSTED

Diggle Primary School has been given a ringing endorsement by Ofsted. The school has been judged as ‘good’ in all areas following a two-day inspection which took place in March this year. Ofsted highlighted many strengths across teaching and learning; outcomes for...

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Make a date for the Dobcross Western Fete

Dobcross fete is riding into town again on 23 June with a ‘Yee haw!’ The popular annual fair which is organised by Friends of Dobcross School (FODS) will be a fully themed Wild West Fest complete with Rodeo Bull, Gold Panning and Horse Shoe Toss. From 1 – 5pm, at Holy...

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