News published July 2023
Oldham Council saves residential care home
Earlier this year the council was made aware by the owner that Chadderton Total Care was facing financial difficulties following challenging times for the health and care sector.
Injuries are falling on Oldham’s roads – but we can all do our bit to make them even safer
The borough's roads are getting safer for pedestrians, motorists and cyclists.
Small change to how the borough's licensed vehicles look gets green light
Over the coming months taxi and private hire passengers will see small changes to how the borough’s fleet of licensed vehicles look.
Road users and pedestrians to benefit from multi-million-pound transport boost
Oldham Council has been awarded more than £3.8m to improve streets, pavements and bridges across the borough - supporting the needs of residents and motorists.
Brand-new space for arts and culture gets the go ahead from council's Cabinet
Tonight, (Monday 24 July) Cabinet members approved plans for an exciting new public space within Oldham’s Cultural Quarter - meaning a new open area for arts and events is now set to be developed.
£3.6m Family Hubs programme launches in Oldham
A brand-new space for families officially opened on Thursday 20 July, providing a one-stop shop for health services and support for parents and children of all ages.
Let’s make some noise for Oldham Pride this weekend!
The ever-popular Oldham Pride festival is back this weekend, with a range of entertainment and activities across the town centre and Alexandra Park.
Oldham Council Leader and Town Deal Board explore latest in Spindles redevelopment
Leader of Oldham Council, Cllr Arooj Shah, led a behind-the-scenes tour of Spindles with members of the Town Deal Board to see how progress is being made on the major redevelopment.
Retiring headteachers acknowledged by Mayor
Seven retiring headteachers have been recognised by the Mayor of Oldham for their dedication and support to children across the borough.
Operation takes unroadworthy taxis off the road
A cabbie was arrested for drug driving during a recent enforcement operation aimed at making sure taxis and drivers operating in the borough are safe.
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