News published March 2022
Operation AVRO: former takeaway owner arrested and sentenced all in one day
The former owner of a dirty takeaway has been arrested, appeared in court and sentenced in just one day.
Mental health must be taken as seriously as physical health
Oldham Cllr Zahid Chauhan’s mental health mission is putting funding where it’s needed
Access Oldham customer service centre reopens
Reopens to the public on Tuesday 29 March. Face to face help available with queries such as benefits and Council Tax, as well as support with wellbeing and financial issues.
Businesses receive cash boost to help them grow and create jobs
Oldham Council has allocated £321,000 to 26 Oldham businesses to help get their growth plans back on track following the pandemic.
Champions in our community
At an event on Friday 18 March, Oldham’s Community Champions gathered at a celebratory event to thank them for all the work they’ve done during the Covid pandemic.
Cafe plans bloom for Coalshaw Green Park
Exciting times are ahead for the currently unoccupied cafe at Coalshaw Green Park in Chadderton.
Looking to the future - Oldham Economic Review Board publishes its findings
A NEW approach to creating jobs, bringing prosperity to the borough and helping all residents thrive with the best training and opportunities is set out in newly-published findings from the OERB.
Oldham Lifelong Learning Service celebrates good Ofsted inspection
Learners at Oldham Lifelong Learning are building confidence and self-belief according to Ofsted.
Business Ambassador brings people together for Business Breakfast
More than 130 businesses joined Oldham’s Business Ambassador Frank Rothwell at a Business Breakfast with Oldham Council Leader Arooj Shah and Chief Executive Harry Catherall.
Don’t Trash Oldham: Clean-up campaign nominated for top award
Don’t Trash Oldham has been nominated for a prestigious Local Government Chronicle (LGC) award.