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Ruby Anstee – Editor
Stuart Littleford – Senior Reporter
Allan Roach – Reporter
George Wilson – Reporter and IT
Wayne Fairley – Sports Reporter

Past Articles

Cabinet minister makes special visit to local charity

Reporters: Stuart Littleford & Aimee Belmore

A BUSY Cabinet minister made a special visit to Saddleworth last month to support a dedicated fundraising dad in Delph.

Liz Truss – Secretary of State for Justice and Lord Chancellor until Parliament was dissolved for the General Election – stopped by at Gatehead Business Park to see Bryn Hughes.

Bryn set up the PC Nicola Hughes Memorial Fund after his daughter was killed on duty in 2012, along with PC Fiona Bone, by […]

Oldham police sergeant to run New York Marathon to raise funds for fallen colleague’s charity

L to R: Bryn Hughes, Sergeant Michelle Lomas, PC Jennifer Reeve, Sergeant Cecelia Oakley, PC Jenni Smith, PC Stuart Rostron and Chief Constable Ian Hopkins

Reporter: Stuart Littleford

Police sergeant Michelle Lomas, from Oldham, and six other Greater Manchester Police officers will shortly be leaving for New York, to take part in the world famous marathon race to raise funds for the PC Nicola Hughes Memorial Fund.

In September 2012, PC Nicola Hughes, 23, from Saddleworth and her colleague […]

Local charity to join big names in new fundraising service

Bryn Hughes – please to be chosen by uGive

Reporter: Stuart Littleford

A Saddleworth based charity has been chosen from thousands around the UK to be included in a new national charity fund raising service.

The PC Nicola Hughes Memorial Fund, based in Delph, was chosen to be listed as one of only thirty five charities that people can donate to when using the new uGive service. Other well known charities already on the list include well-known names such […]

Rugby star pledges his support for local charity at Delph meeting this week

Kevin Sinfield (centre) – Seen here receiving his official Memorial Fund T Shirt at the charities Delph HQ.

Reporter: Stuart Littleford

Great Britain Rugby League Captain and Leeds Rhino’s star Kevin Sinfield paid a visit to Delph on Tuesday to meet with Bryn Hughes, father of PC Nicola Hughes, to pledge his support for the PC Nicola Hughes Memorial Fund.

Kevin is to become a patron of the fund alongside actor Patrick Stewart and TV presenter John Stapleton. […]

John ‘O’Groats to Lands’ End Continuous Baton Relay event to raise money for local charity

A Saddleworth charity has announced it is to hold a relay event in May to raise money for a number of good causes it supports.

The PC Nicola Hughes Memorial Fund has organised the John ‘O’ Groats to Land’s End Continuous Baton Relay on behalf of the charity.

The relay will commence at John ‘O’ Groats on Monday 18 May 2015 at 01:40 hours and aim to finish on Saturday 23 May at Lands’ […]