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

Past Articles

The By-Election Result: Live

Here’s the Saddleworth News election night liveblog, as it happened!

2:40am: I’m off home now to write up a story with the reaction of the candidates and the story of the night. I’ve also just recorded an interview for Radio Five Live’s Morning Reports, so listen out for that after 5am too. Thank you to everyone who has read this liveblog, and thanks in particular for your comments and tweets, it’s been a lot of fun!

2:35am: Interviewed both the […]

Candidate Interview: Kashif Ali (Conservative)

Conservative candidate Kashif Ali, pictured in the snow outside his home in Higginshaw this morning.

The Conservative candidate in the Oldham East and Saddleworth by-election has said that improving the local economy and tackling crime and anti-social behaviour would be his main priorities if he became our MP.

Kashif Ali also used an interview with Saddleworth News today to describe himself as “just a local lad, who wants to improve things.”

On jobs, he said one of his main […]

Candidate Interview: Kashif Ali (Conservative, Oldham East And Saddleworth)

Kashif Ali, the Conservative candidate for Oldham East and Saddleworth, at his home in Higginshaw this morning.

The Conservative general election candidate for Oldham East and Saddleworth, Kashif Ali, has said economic regeneration and jobs are the main priorities of his campaign to become our next MP. He also told Saddleworth News that he wanted traditional Conservative supporters who may have voted tactically for the Liberal Democrats in the recent past, to back the […]