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20/10/14 - Placement

Today we had the Graphic Art (maybe wrong) students in to observe our session and draw sketches of what they saw. So it was a slightly different session in the sense that I really got to observe a lot more of it as Tray wanted to lead it. 255 more words


Oldham best city at Britain in Bloom competition

Well done Oldham on being awarded the best city at the Britain in Bloom competition. MEN story here

You may remember I’d posted the photo of the giant balls of wall in the town centre flower display a few weeks ago.


Vote for Oldham's Street Angels

My local paper is having a vote for this year’s Chronicle Readers’ Pride in Oldham Award – choose from one of the 56 nominees.

My vote has gone to the Oldham Street Angels.

General Stuff

Introductory video

We’ve put together a short video to summarise what the Jubilee Colliery: Preserving the Past project is all about. Take a look at what we’ve achieved so far and the different stages of the project… 36 more words


What makes us Oldham

THIS MORNING I spent time talking to Oldham Council employees at our staff conference.

We hold these events twice a year and invite up to 400 people from across the organisation – including binmen, highways and environmental teams, dinner ladies and social workers alike. 740 more words

Thursday 16th October - Sunday 19th October


After a record-breaking dry September we are making up for it in October as Autumn continues to make its mark.

Thursday could start wet after overnight rain which clears to give bright spells and later on we could see the odd heavy, possibly thundery, shower break out especially into the evening. 147 more words