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Oldham: Human settlement in England
Oldham is a large town in Greater Manchester, England, amid the Pennines and between the rivers Irk and Medlock, 5.3 miles (8.5 km) southeast of Rochdale and 6.9 miles (11.1 km) northeast of Manchester. It is the administrative centre of the Metropolitan Borough of Oldham, which had a population of 230,800 in 2015.

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Coronavirus: England areas with most new cases per 100,000 people [Video]

Coronavirus: England areas with most new cases per 100,000 people

Here is the latest update of the rolling seven-day rate of new cases ofCovid-19, showing the top five local authorities. Corby, Oldham, Rossendale,Bolton and Pendle are among the areas reporting a rise..

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Coronavirus in England: Areas with most new cases per 100,000 people [Video]

Coronavirus in England: Areas with most new cases per 100,000 people

Here is the latest update of the rolling seven-day rate of new cases ofCovid-19, showing the top five local authorities. Numbers are falling in theareas recording the highest rates, including Oldham.

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Andy Burnham: Local lockdown must be ‘last resort’ [Video]

Andy Burnham: Local lockdown must be ‘last resort’

Mayor of Greater Manchester Andy Burnham says that a local lockdown should be a “last resort” following an agreement between the government and Oldham Council not to go into a full local lockdown...

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No socialising under tighter measures in parts of northern England [Video]

No socialising under tighter measures in parts of northern England

People in Oldham, Greater Manchester, as well as Pendle and Blackburn inLancashire will be told not to socialise with anyone outside their householdfrom midnight on Saturday. Restrictions on households..

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Matt Hancock refuses to rule out Oldham lockdown [Video]

Matt Hancock refuses to rule out Oldham lockdown

Health Secretary Matt Hancock has refused to rule out a full lockdown in Oldham, Greater Manchester, as coronavirus cases rise sharply in the area. Report by Connerv. Like us on Facebook at..

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Coronavirus: 'No socialising' rules in parts of North West

Residents in Oldham, Blackburn and parts of Pendle are told not to socialise outside their household.
BBC News - Published

Coronavirus: What are the new lockdown rules for Oldham, Pendle and Blackburn?

Tighter restrictions are being imposed in Oldham, Pendle and Blackburn. But how does a local lockdown work?
BBC News - Published

Coronavirus: Lockdown tightened in Oldham and Blackburn but relaxed in other areas of North

Residents also told to avoid public transport except for essential travel
Independent - Published

Coronavirus: Local lockdown in Oldham would be 'catastrophic'

The council leader says a Leicester-style lockdown could devastate businesses in the town.
BBC News - Published

Coronavirus: Local restrictions eased in Leicester as other regions face potential return to lockdown

Oldham reportedly 48 hours from severe lockdown as Northern Ireland mulls nationwide restrictions
Independent - Published

'I don't know if there would be a town to come back to': Threatened local lockdown would cripple Oldham for years, residents fear

Worries about economic catastrophe and rising community tensions if infection-hit borough has to shut down for second time
Independent - Published

Coronavirus: Oldham facing full lockdown 'within days' after infection rate doubles in week

Bars, restaurants, leisure centres and libraries could all be shut, as councillor tells residents: 'Act like you've got Covid – be that careful'
Independent - Published

Coronavirus: Oldham becomes worst hit area in England as Covid-19 cases surge despite town being part of northern lockdown

Swindon, Preston and Bedford also placed on government's at-risk register.
Independent - Published

Coronavirus: Oldham residents react to new Covid-19 measures

There has been a "rapid increase" in Covid-19 cases in Oldham over the last week, say health bosses.
BBC News - Published

Coronavirus: Oldham brings in tougher lockdown restrictions after spike in cases

Measures aimed at avoiding local lockdown as seen in Leicester
Independent - Published

Oldham coronavirus infection spike prompts new measures

The council is urging residents to follow extra precautions to avoid a "strict local lockdown".
BBC News - Published

VE Day salute for veteran in Oldham care home

Locals wanted to applaud Eric Bradshaw, 95, after reading about his exploits on social media.
BBC News - Published

Oldham stabbing: Ahsan Khan, 19, died after 'brutal fight'

A man, also 19, arrested on suspicion of the murder of Ahsan Khan remains in police custody.
BBC News - Published

Oldham stabbing: Fourth man arrested on suspicion of murder

A 19-year-old man died after being stabbed in a fight in a "brutal and tragic incident".
BBC News - Published

Three murder arrests after man stabbed in Oldham

A 19-year-old man who was stabbed in a fight with a group of men has died, police say.
BBC News - Published

Man dies after being mauled by his pet dog

Jonny Halstead 'bitten multiple times' at house in Oldham
Independent - Published

Oldham hospital doctor struck off for missing girl's meningitis

Dr Harsha Rajanna told lies in the three years following Layla Ermenekli's death, a tribunal hears.
BBC News - Published

Carjacked Audi stripped down 'within an hour' in Oldham

A car is found in pieces in a "chop shop" less than an hour after it was reported stolen, police say.
BBC News - Published

Emmerdale actor 'bit a man' after Oldham beer garden row, court hears

Mark Jordon, 54, is accused of attacking a 68-year-old man in a row about his daughter.
BBC News - Published

Oldham rape: Boy arrested over attack on girl, 13

A boy aged 15 is arrested over the attack on playing fields next to Oldham Athletic's stadium.
BBC News - Published

Car smashes into Greenacres Cemetery headstones

car smashes into greenacres cemetery headstones
Headstones and memorial crosses were damaged in the "reckless and appalling" act in Oldham.
BBC News - Published

Man seriously injured in 'large scale disturbance' at boxing event in Oldham

Three people arrested following brawl at community centre 'packed with young people'
Independent - Published

Oldham appoint ex-Monaco boss Banide as new head coach

oldham appoint ex-monaco boss banide as new head coach
Oldham Athletic appoint former Monaco boss Laurent Banide as their new head coach on a one-year deal.
BBC News - Published