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Stuart Littleford – Reporter
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Past Articles

Special meeting to consider Saddleworth School planning applications

Oldham Council’s Planning Committee is set to consider all four applications relating to the proposed new Saddleworth School at a special meeting next month.

This so-called ‘extraordinary’ meeting will consider only these matters and will take place in the Council Chambers on Thursday, February 25 at 6pm.

Three separate and one revised planning applications were all submitted in week commencing December 21 – triggering a statutory 21-day public consultation that ended on January 13.

However, because of the confirmed Committee […]

Bike Adventures Oldham campaign gets into gear

Local youth arts charity, Peshkar Productions, has launched a competition to encourage young people to share their love of Oldham and cycling by getting on their bikes and uploading photographs and videos of their favourite Oldham cycle spots.

The campaign, called ‘Bike Adventures Oldham’, will run mostly online as young people are being encouraged to post artistic content relating to cycling in Oldham onto the Facebook page: www.facebook.com/BikeAdventuresOldham. The young person with the most ‘likes’ will win a GoPro Action […]