News published May 2016
Oldham Council celebrates 'Love Your Local Market'
Oldham Council is supporting ‘Love Your Local Market’ for the fourth year in a row with a series of activities and promotions.
Gallery Oldham: be part of the latest exhibition
Gallery Oldham’s latest exhibition allows visitors to join in the fun and actually be part of it.
Bank holiday weekend fun at Festival Oldham
The Bank Holiday weekend nearly is upon us and that can mean only one thing – it’s time for Festival Oldham.
BOOM! Oldham Council scoops top award for its school dinners
Oldham Council has been awarded a prestigious BOOM (Best of Organic Market) Award thanks to the high quality meals being served in schools across the borough.
Council prosecutes three landlords for failing to have licences
Oldham Council has successfully prosecuted a number of private landlords after they failed to obtain licences for the properties they rent out.
Locals help to spruce up derelict plot
Residents have showed they ‘love where they live’ by adopting and transforming a plot of derelict land next to Failsworth Metrolink stop into a vibrant garden.
Council on track to become the first to close its books
Oldham Council is on track to beat its own record for the speed of preparing its accounts (subject to public inspection) and also to become the quickest local government body to publish its accounts.
The Greatest Free Show on earth returns
Thousands of people from across the borough and beyond are set to enjoy a spectacular day of free entertainment and fun at the famous Whit Friday band contests.
Council reviews Saddleworth and Lees primary school places plan
Oldham Council is to revisit its plans for the provision of new primary school places in the Saddleworth West and Lees district.
Oldham Youth Council is 10 years old
Oldham Youth Council (OYC) is celebrating its 10th birthday.