News published May 2023
Oldham’s household recycling rate rises by nearly 10 per cent – thanks for doing your bit
Oldham Council would like to say a big thank you to residents for helping to drive up our household recycling rate by nearly ten per cent – the fourth highest improvement in the country.
Festival Oldham returns for another year with local talent galore!
Oldham town centre’s annual outdoor arts festival celebrating culture, community, place and PLAY! returns on Saturday 3 June this year.
New Oldham Mayor to make residents’ wishes come true
The new Mayor of Oldham has promised to dedicate his entire Mayoral year to granting residents’ wishes – in an update to the role’s more traditional approach to charity fundraising.
Councillor Arooj Shah formally appointed as new Leader
Councillor Arooj Shah was formally appointed as the new Leader of Oldham Council at today's Annual Council meeting.
Cost of Living crisis sees increase in foster kids in Oldham
The spiralling cost of living is causing added pressure in many households, which sadly prompts increases in domestic violence and child neglect. We’re seeing increases in the number of children who need help
Don’t Trash Oldham: dropped cigarette could have had long lasting consequences
Oldham Council has successfully prosecuted a man who dropped a cigarette butt on the ground when he was out on Saddleworth Moor.
First School Street scheme due to go live – making our roads safer for children
Oldham Council is inviting parents and residents to learn more about pioneering schemes aimed at making the roads around our primary schools safer and healthier for pupils.
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