News published August 2020
Self-isolation payments introduced
On Tuesday, 1 September, a new NHS Test and Trace self-isolation payment scheme for low paid workers will launch here in Oldham.
Bittersweet set for Old Town Hall launch
A new dessert and café bar is bringing a sweet new offering to Oldham town centre after opening at the Old Town Hall.
We Are Oldham
Oldhamers have a proud history of pulling together.
Coronavirus update from Councillor Sean Fielding, Leader of Oldham Council
Sean Fielding, Leader of Oldham Council said:
Pub closed for flouting Coronavirus restrictions
An Uppermill pub has been closed by Oldham Council for continually breaching Coronavirus restrictions.
Statement from Leader of the Council Sean Fielding: Coronavirus
Sean Fielding, Leader of Oldham Council, said:
House that hosted lockdown party has closure order placed on it
A house which hosted a party during lockdown has had a Closure Order successfully placed against it.
The Great British September Clean is a brush stroke away and we're supporting it. Are you?
The Great British Spring Clean was one of the many events across the country which had to be postponed due to the Coronavirus.
Statement from Councilor Arooj Shah, Deputy Leader of Oldham Council, and cabinet member for Covid-19 recovery
Councillor Arooj Shah, Deputy Leader of Oldham Council and cabinet member for Covid-19 recovery, said:
Oldham residents told to take urgent action to stop a local lockdown
People in Oldham are being told today to act now, to reduce the spread of Coronavirus and stop a local lockdown being imposed.