News published April 2019
Book up your April with Bookmark Festival
Bookmark Festival returns to Oldham Libraries for its seventh year with lots of fun-filled, book-related events and activities for all ages to enjoy.
Register to vote by post – final reminder
The borough will go to the polls on May 2 when one seat will be up for grabs in each ward.
Register to vote for local elections
Don’t forget to register to vote to ensure you can have your say in May’s local elections.
Oldham Council continues to clampdown on food safety
Oldham Council has successfully prosecuted the owner of a takeaway for breaching food safety laws.
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.
Company ordered to pay £168,000 and told to handover another £152,000
A company which sold unsafe electrical goods has been ordered to pay £168,000 by the courts.