Oldham taxi and private hire drivers offered £1.3m support package
Every taxi driver in the borough could receive £1,000 to help them get over the impact of Coronavirus after Oldham Council agreed a potential funding package of more than £1.3m.
Council approves Coronavirus financial support for taxi drivers and owners
Oldham Council is giving funding to support taxi and hackney carriage drivers/operators during the current COVID pandemic.
Council takes action after pubs failed to follow COVID-19 advice
An Uppermill pub has been closed for breaching Coronavirus restrictions after advice from Oldham Council staff was ignored.
Pub closed for flouting Coronavirus restrictions
An Uppermill pub has been closed by Oldham Council for continually breaching Coronavirus restrictions.
Illegal tobacco profits go up in smoke
A specialist sniffer dog helped uncover an illegal haul of tobacco – including a stash in the ceiling of a bathroom – during a raid on a town centre shop.
If you rent out your property get a licence
Oldham Council has prosecuted two more landlords for failing to obtain licences for the properties they rent out.