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Ruby Anstee – Editor
Stuart Littleford – Reporter
Allan Roach – Reporter
George Wilson – Reporter and IT

Past Articles

Dobcross village blocked for over an hour

The 184 bus unable to pass the wagon in Dobcross Square.

Traffic blocked on both sides for over an hour

Reporter: Stan Bowes

The problems of parking in Dobcross were highlighted on Tuesday morning, when the main road through the village was blocked for over an hour.

The 184 bus to Diggle was unable to pass a large van that had parked at the junction of Woods Lane and Sugar Lane, to deliver furniture. Vehicles, including large commercial […]

First Bus listens to customers and makes changes to its services in Saddleworth

Following public consultation held in the Saddleworth area, First is making a number of changes to its services to come into effect on Sunday 26 January.

Public drop in sessions were held with the communities of Saddleworth and Lees in October and November and working in partnership with Saddleworth Parish Council and Transport for Greater Manchester, changes to Services 180 and 184 will now take place.

First has taken on board feedback received and is now making improvements to […]