News published July 2018
#OldhamLIVE - Dodgy to headline free music festival in Oldham
The date and line-up for #OldhamLIVE 2018 – a spectacular free family entertainment and music festival in Oldham town centre – are revealed today.
Oldham schoolchildren celebrate suffrage
Children from across the borough have been celebrating the centenary of the 1918 Representation of the People Act, which allowed some women and men over the age of 21 the right to vote.
They're all stars in our eyes
Nominations are now open to celebrate the achievements of Oldham’s looked after children. All the nominees will be recognised at the annual Stars in Our Eyes event in the Queen Elizabeth Hall on Friday
Blossoming Flower Festival returns to Oldham town centre
See nature at its finest with the return of Oldham’s annual free Flower Festival in the town centre.
The Big Green Survey launched - have your say on key green issues
Oldham Council has launched “The Big Green Survey”; our biggest ever environmental poll, designed to help residents have their say on key green issues.
Full Council postponed because "it's coming home"
Oldham Council is set to ‘postpone’ its Full Council meeting on Wednesday to avoid clashing with England’s World Cup Semi-Final game.
Free central heating systems to help vulnerable households
Oldham residents have been enjoying the unusually good weather for the last few weeks.
Pub manager put staff and customers at risk due to faulty boiler
A pub manager who allowed potentially dangerous gas work to be carried out on his premises has been successfully prosecuted by Oldham Council.
Hollinwood Junction - work set to start
Exciting £35 million plans to deliver 30-acres of employment space, community leisure and housing in Hollinwood have moved a step closer with work to dismantle a redundant gasholder on the site set to
Get Oldham Working celebrates Festival of Ageing
Get Oldham Working is hosting a fringe event, titled ‘Generation working together in Oldham’, as part of Greater Manchester’s Festival of Ageing campaign.