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Triple 101st Celebrations.

Three special New Charter residents have been celebrating another milestone birthday. Alice McMinn, Doris Otter and Mary (Edith) Gorman all celebrated their hundredth birthdays...
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Organised Crime Gang Imprisoned.

Eight men have been jailed as part of an operation to tackle organised crime gangs in Greater Manchester. The eight members of the organised...
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Head Makes Ofsted Pledge after Inspection Update.

Head Teacher Jeanette Saw challenged teachers to ‘raise their game’ after Audenshaw School’s Ofsted report in November concluded that improvements were required – that’s...
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Man City Squad Bring Cup of Cheer in Capital Hospital Visit.

Manchester City took the Capital One Cup on a unique tour of Tameside Hospital to inspire patients and staff plus one Droylsden youngster. The...
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Academy Head Still Positive Despite Poor Ofsted Report.

Droylsden Academy Principal Karl Mackey said he remains positive for the future after the school was rated inadequate in their latest Ofsted inspection. In an...
Purple Ball of Hope

The Purple Ball of Hope Raises Fabukous £6,000.

 A unique ‘Purple Ball of Hope’ staged at Ashton’s Village Hotel  on Saturday has raised a fantastic £6,266 for the charity Pancreatic Cancer UK....
Steve Mahon & Robin Page (Bake & Take)

Bake and Take to Open in Ashton.

  Coming soon to Ashton-Under-Lyne is a self- service Continental deli-style bakery, known as bake & TAKE. Due to open early May, the store...
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Rampage of Destruction.

A Tameside teenager who went on a spree of destruction in Denton has appeared before the borough’s youth court. The 17-year-old admitted damaging a...
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Liz and Shaun Take On TV’s Great Allotment Challenge.

After the Great British Bake Off and the Sewing Bee, this week saw BBC 2 launch their new series The Great Allotment Challenge. Lining...
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Schools Making the Grade.

  Ashton schools St Damian’s and Samuel Laycock are celebrating Ofsted report success. St Damian’s Roman Catholic Science College in Ashton, is celebrating a...