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Oldham tower blocks will be replace by eco-friendly homes

After standing at the gateway to Oldham town centre for almost 50 years, work to demolish two towerblocks, Crossbank House and Summervale House, has begun. The much-anticipated work signals the

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Local school children help celebrate Gorton Hub milestone as development begins

Young people in Gorton have been invited to ceremonially sign the steel structure of the Gorton Hub project to celebrate the development at a key milestone. Pupils from St James Church of

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Luke Grenfell-Shaw reached the Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital

Luke Grenfell-Shaw reached the Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital and Research Centre (SKMCH&RC), Lahore as part of his mission to cycle 30,000 km from Bristol2Beijing on a tandem bicycle. For

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Star Hobson trial verdict, Bradford Council Statement

Cllr Susan Hinchcliffe, Leader of Bradford Council, said: “Star’s murder and the telling of how she died through the trial has been shocking and deeply upsetting.  The photographs of her

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Entrepreneurial spirit putting Oldham on the map

Oldham Council marked Global Entrepreneurship Week with a visit to one of the borough’s growing businesses.  Cllr Shoab Akhtar, Cabinet Member for Business and Enterprise, called at Kesan Foods to hear how the company has

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Locally registered heavy goods vehicle (HGV) owners can now apply for financial support scheme

Greater Manchester’s Clean Air Financial Support Scheme is now open for applications from locally-registered heavy goods vehicle (HGV) owners who could be affected by the introduction of the city-region’s Clean

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Manchester woman wins “Culture Champion award”

Qaisra Shahraz MBE won a SheInspires Award for 2021 against strong national competition. Qaisra the founder and executive director of Muslim Arts and Culture Festival,(MACFESTUK), an international novelist and award

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Young British Man with A Cancer Diagnosis to Raise Funds for Shaukat Khanum Hospital

Young British man Luke Grenfell-Shaw, who is on a mission to cycle 30,000 kms on a tandem bicycle to show what is possible with a cancer diagnosis said that he was impressed by the services

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Former officers jailed for sharing inappropriate photos

Two former Metropolitan Police officers have both been jailed for two years and nine months after taking inappropriate photographs at the scene of a double murder in Wembley. Deniz Jaffer,

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UK Visa, Settlement or Citizenship Exam: How to book and how to prepare for your English language exam

If you need to apply for a UK visa, a visa extension, Settlement, Leave to Remain or British Citizenship, you may need to sit and pass a Secure English language