Hope you all enjoyed the Easter break which saw some warm sunshine at times. We now have replaced this with more unsettled conditions.
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With a new play being staged highlighting the world of visionary film-makers Sagar Mitchell and James Kenyon, writewyattuk talked to Northern Irish playwright Daragh Carville about the lasting legacy of these celebrated Lancastrians… 1,673 more words
Remembering the discount clothiers’ Oldham stores
Before Primark’s rise, there was one other retailer known for cheap clobber. Throughout the UK from 1922 to 2000, their stores were a feature of most major town’s shopping streets. 631 more words
THIS WILL be my final blog before the election period officially begins and council publicity is restricted.
It’s been an interesting week for several reasons but what’s been particularly striking on my visits around the borough is how increasingly clear it is to many people that Oldham is now finally setting out its own future and – in a short space of time – things are really coming together. 958 more words