Rochdale News | News Headlines | Man charged with kidnap after armed police respond to incident at Royal Oldham Hospital

Date published: 03 October 2022 The Royal Oldham Hospital An Oldham man has been charged with kidnapping after an incident at Royal Oldham Hospital in August which was attended by armed police. Daniel Buckley, 31, will appear at Manchester and Salford Magistrates Court on 1 November accused of kidnap, threatening a person with … Read more

Rochdale News | News Headlines | Fear’s parking permit scheme will be the ‘final nail in the coffin’ for some Middleton businesses

Date published: 28 September 2022 Photo: Google, DigitalGlobe Durnford Street, Middleton A controversial parking permit scheme could be the ‘final nail in the coffin’ for struggling businesses in Middleton, shopkeepers fear. The proposed new zone aims to ‘provide and protect on-street parking’ for people in the Durnford Street area of ​​Middleton, following complaints … Read more

Rochdale News | News Headlines | Public consultation ‘expected later this year’ for Warwick Mill

Date published: 27 September 2022 CGI image of Warwick Mill plans A public consultation on plans for Warwick Mill will take place later this year. The prominent Grade-II listed mill and adjacent London House have lain vacant for a number of years, but owners, Kam Lei Fong Ltd, are progressing with plans to … Read more

Rochdale News | News Headlines | Canal funding scheme to help tackle inequalities in sport and activity in Manchester, Oldham and Rochdale

Date published: 26 September 2022 Canoeing on the Rochdale canal Community groups in Rochdale are being encouraged by the Canal & River Trust to apply for grants of up to £5,000 to tackle inequalities in sport and physical activity. Sport England has given the Canal & River Trust a £120,000 grant to be … Read more

Rochdale News | News Headlines | Greater Manchester care leavers provided with free data connectivity for 12 months, devices and free training

Date published: 22 September 2022 Photo: zebra – stock.adobe.com A lack of digital access and skills can have a huge negative impact on a person’s life Greater Manchester’s leaders, private and public sector and young person’s charities have worked together with the Greater Manchester care leavers network to design a comprehensive package of … Read more

Rochdale News | Advertorials | Newhouse Academy opens its doors for an Open Evening

Date published: 22 September 2022 GCSE examination results for 2022 showed improvement across the board and the number of students achieving a 5+ in English and maths increased by 12% whilst those achieving a 5+ in science increased by 11% Newhouse Academy, in Heywood, is offering the families of prospective students an opportunity … Read more

Rochdale News | News Headlines | RBH sets out plans for new social housing at Phoenix Works in Middleton

Date published: 01 September 2022 Rochdale Boroughwide Housing (RBH) work with partners Tyson Construction to develop proposals to build 20 new homes on the Phoenix Works site New social housing could be on the way to Middleton as Rochdale Boroughwide Housing (RBH) work with partners Tyson Construction to develop proposals to build 20 … Read more

Rochdale News | News Headlines | £19m extra care scheme to provide 98 affordable homes in Langley for over 55s

Date published: 31 August 2022 The Riverside Group is regenerating a brownfield site, once home to the Langley ‘Three Sisters’ tower blocks, to form the development which will be known as Keswick Gardens A new £19million extra care scheme in Langley, Middleton, is set to provide 98 affordable homes for those aged over … Read more

Rochdale News | News Headlines | Cardinal Langley A-level results 2022

Date published: 19 August 2022 Cardinal Langley A-level Results Cardinal Langley’s Sixth Form students have, yet again, excelled at A-level and vocational courses with the vast majority now moving on to their first choice of university. Teachers were delighted to see students today (Thursday 18 August) to congratulate everyone, not simply on their … Read more

Rochdale News | News Headlines | Children as young as 10 assaulting security guards, swearing and throwing furniture around Middleton McDonald’s

Date published: 12 August 2022 Photo: Google, DigitalGlobe The McDonald’s in Middleton town centre Police have warned parents that children believed to be as young as 10 have been displaying anti-social behavior at the Middleton town center McDonald’s. Police say that “large groups of children as young as 10 or 11, ranging up … Read more