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

Past Articles

Customer commitment sees Olympic hit the double at trade body awards

Pictured left to right – Adrian and Simon Dawson of Olympic Construction at the awards event, with Stephen Hodgson, Chief Executive of the Property Care Association

Reporter: Allan Roach

For the second year running, a fourth-generation Oldham property company has secured a national trade body award for its commitment to putting customers first.

Olympic Construction, who has a wide customer base in Saddleworth and Oldham, secured the ‘Outstanding Customer Service’ title at the Property Care Association’s Best Practice Awards, […]

Questions ‘remain unanswered’ over man’s death near Dovestone

David Lytton had travelled form London to Saddleworth

Reporter: Stuart Littleford – Story sponsored by Olympic Construction Ltd

A coroner recorded an open verdict on the death of David Lytton yesterday, a man who had travelled from London to Saddleworth walked up a desolate track leading to Indian’s Head in Greenfield and then took rat poison.

Mr Lytton’s body was discovered fully clothed on a remote track near the summit of Indian’s Head on December 12, 2015.


Winning approach to customer service puts local business in front at trade body awards

Outstanding Customer Service award – Left to right Steve Hodgson, Chief Executive of the PCA with Adrian and Simon Dawson

A fourth-generation Oldham property company took centre stage at a trade body awards ceremony.

Olympic Construction secured the ‘Outstanding Customer Service’ award at the Property Care Associations Best Practice Awards this month.

A framed certificate, along with a tablet device and bottle of champagne were presented to the company’s Managing Director, Adrian Dawson. The category was sponsored by Aquobex.