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

Past Articles

Lorry crashes on A635 Holmfirth Road above Greenfield this afternoon

The HGV in the ditch. Photo: Stuart Littleford.

A lorry has crashed this afternoon on Saddleworth Moor above Greenfield.

The accident happened at around 3.30pm as the lorry was travelling from Holmfirth towards Greenfield on the A635.

Emergency services at the scene. Photo: Stuart Littleford.

It is thought the driver lost control of the vehicle which ended up in a ditch, shedding its load of scrap metal.

Police attended along with a recovery truck and the road was […]

Drivers lucky escape as wagon hits trees

The wagon ended up in the trees. Photo: Stuart Littleford.

A wagon driver has had a lucky escape after his vehicle left the road and skidded into trees near Saddleworth Viaduct.

Police attended the scene soon afterwards. Photo: Stuart Littleford.

The accident happened at lunchtime today as the wagon which was heading towards Uppermill from Diggle skidded into the grass verge just before the mini roundabout.

Luckily the driver was uninjured and said he had been “blinded” by […]