TECHNOLOGICAL advances in recent times, and particularly in the last decade, have transformed every aspect of our day-to-day lives.
Statistically 86 per cent of adults in the UK have now used the Internet – and why not? 937 more words
Well it’s been a bit longer than we said but we’re back!
Jubilee Colliery is one of the largest and best preserved Lancashire Coalfield Collieries. It represents a significant part of Oldham’s industrial past, with the Colliery a major concern in comparison to other coking sites. 113 more words
FEW PEOPLE give much thought to safeguarding, children in care or those at risk from harm – when the system works.
The vast majority of the council’s budget is spent on services like this that most of us don’t see or use – but because they take the lion’s share of the budget when the cuts come those same areas are put under massive pressure. 1,035 more words
Rerouting of off-peak journeys
Since the 27 January 2014, all off-peak Monday to Saturday journeys have called additionally at Hey Farm Estate. This change sees Oldham bound journeys pass the Dysarts Arms before turning left into Moorlands Drive, before returning to Huddersfield Road and joining Manchester Road. 99 more words