Nigel ‘humbled’ to receive BEM in New Year’s Honours

NIGEL Morgan described being “humbled” to receive a British Empire Medal in the New Year’s Honours. The citation for the 71-year-old from Stalybridge stated it…

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Calls for teachers to be immunised as more than 14,000 people in Tameside get first Covid-19 jab

by Charlotte Green, Local Democracy Reporter MORE than 14,000 people in Tameside have received the Covid-19 jab as the borough pushes ‘ahead of the curve’ and…

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Mossley GP urges women to have cancer screening despite coronavirus

A MOSSLEY GP is urging women to continue to book cervical screening tests, despite the pandemic. Cervical Cancer Prevention Week, which begins on January 18,…

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Spot checks to increase across Tameside to ensure covid-19 rules are being followed

OFFICERS are increasing visits to supermarkets and essential businesses in Tameside to ensure that coronavirus rules are being followed to keep everyone safe. Environmental health…

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Pensioner driver killed mother of three after ‘half-hearted and haphazard’ attempt to fully de-ice his van windscreen

By Gwyn Wright A DRIVER aged 81 from Stalybridge mowed down and killed a mother of three after he failed to fully de-ice his windscreen…

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Local heroes of Covid-19 crisis are recognised for their efforts

DUKINFIELD and Stalybridge Rotary Club recently launched Local Community Hero Awards to publicly recognise those who have gone above and beyond to help people during…

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Pub narrowly avoids being closed over ‘lockdown lock-ins’

A HAUGHTON Green pub that hosted ‘lockdown lock-ins’ by letting people in through the back door for all-night parties and even karaoke sessions has been…

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