Tuesday Dec 3
Former head is UTC principal
ONE of Oldham's top education officers is leaving her post to lead a new type of school in the borough.
What's in Friday's Chronicle
PLANS for a major regeneration of the Mumps area, involving business, retail, homes and leisure, will be discussed by Oldham Council's Cabinet following the appointment of architects to draw up a wide-ranging 'Eastern Gateway' scheme.
Three held over suspected illegal puppy farms
THREE people were arrested when suspected illegal puppy farms were raided by police yesterday.
Oldham mourns former Mayor
TRIBUTES have been paid to former Oldham Mayor Ann Wingate who has died suddenly, aged 70. The Lib-Dem councillor represented Crompton for 17 years and was Mayor of Oldham in 2007/08, before stepping down from the council last year.
Mum's arson home misery
A MOTHER and her three children are still waiting to return home - six weeks after being driven out by an arson attack.
What's in Monday's Chronicle
Meanwhile, a Chadderton mother and three children are still waiting to find out when they can return to their FCHO home, six weeks after an arson attack.
Free school places 'not necessary'
A proposed free school for Oldham would be unnecessary as the area already has over 1,000 surplus secondary places, the local council has said.