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Ruby Anstee – Editor
Stuart Littleford – Reporter
Allan Roach – Reporter
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Past Articles

Fail to stop car sought after cyclist injured in Grasscroft

The scene of the incident on Sunday

A car driver who failed to stop after hitting a cyclist in Grasscroft on Sunday is being sought by police.

Shortly before 10.20am Sunday 27 October 2013, police were called to Oldham Road near to the Farrars Arms by the ambulance service following reports of a collision.

Police attended and established a cyclist had been involved in a collision with a car that failed to stop at the scene.

A woman in […]

Injured cyclist taken to hospital by air ambulance

The air ambulance landing at the scene of the accident. Photo: Stuart Littleford.

An injured cyclist was airlifted to hospital today after an accident on moorland above Denshaw.

A spokesperson for the North West Air Ambulance told Saddleworth News: “A 19-year-old male cyclist was injured whilst out riding a mountain bike on the moors above Denshaw.

“He was airlifted to The Royal Oldham Hospital by air ambulance just after 12.00pm today.”

The photograph shows the air ambulance touching down […]