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

Past Articles

Missing Saddleworth woman could be in Southport or Blackpool

Marylyn Taylor seen on CCTV a few hours before she went misisng

Missing – Marylyn Taylor

Police are becoming increasingly concerned for the welfare of a woman missing from her home in Saddleworth.

Marylyn Taylor, aged 60 went missing from her home on The Square in Dobcross and was last seen on 9 April 2015.

She is described as white, about 5ft 6in tall with greying hair and she has slow speech.

Police do not know what she […]

Lifetime achievement awards Delph Band members

Dave, Lorraine and Keith with their awards

Three members of Delph band received lifetime achievement awards in March at the North West Area Contest at Blackpool’s Winter Gardens.

Delph Band were in the second section and had to play a piece called Chaucer’s Tunes. The band had been working very hard on the piece the weeks before the contest. They were placed 9th out of 16 bands – contesting does not always go your way!

On the same day […]

Jack hoping to pile on the pounds for charity

Bradley Wiggins with Jack.

Eleven-year-old Jack Ireland will be pedalling for pounds when he rides his bike all the way from his home in Denshaw to Blackpool.

The Delph School pupil is taking on the challenge to raise money for his two favourite charities – the MS Society and Francis House Children’s Hospice.

The route he will be taking is nearly 60 miles, across Lancashire and finishing at Blackpool Tower.

Jack said: “I want to do something that helps […]