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Saddleworth Independent Councillors send objections over new Saddleworth School traffic proposals to Oldham Council

Saddleworth Independent Councillors have written to Oldham Council to express their objections to the traffic proposal put forward by the Council for the new Saddleworth School.

Concerns that villages like Dobcross will be used by motorists as a short cut

The letter was sent to Michelle Carr, Assistant Director of Oldham Council and is copied below:

Dear Michelle

Thank you for the opportunity to comment on the traffic arrangements for the proposed new Saddleworth Secondary School in Diggle. As […]

National focus on dementia in Oldham

(from L-R) Stephanie Doherty, Chair of Oldham Dementia Action Alliance, Maggie Kufeldt (Oldham Council’s Executive Director for Health and Wellbeing, Dr Ian Wilkinson, Chief Clinical Officer at NHS Oldham CCG, Simon Stevens, NHS England Chief Executive, Carolyn Wilkins, Oldham Council’s Chief Executive, Councillor Jenny Harrison, Cabinet Member for Social Care and Safeguarding and Councillor Jean Stretton, Cabinet Member for Health and Wellbeing.

The head of the NHS in England has praised the outstanding dementia partnership work in Oldham.

NHS […]