United Kingdom - Rochdale Observer
Wednesday - 20th September, 2017
Council says ‘sorry’ AT LAST for failing to stop child abuse
ROCHDALE council has FINALLY apologised for failing to stop historic child abuse at Knowl View and C...
Saturday - 16th September, 2017
Ex-MP spent more than £9,000 on first class railway travel
FORMER Rochdale MP Simon Danczuk spent more than £9,000 on first class train travel, the fo...
Wednesday - 13th September, 2017
Former mayor hands hospice £20,000 bonus
FORMER Mayor of Rochdale Coun Ray Dutton has donated £20,000 raised during his year in offi...
Saturday - 9th September, 2017
Back op forces ‘Parky’ to pull out of festival
SIR Michael Parkinson has been forced to cancel a planned appearance at a literature festival while ...
Wednesday - 6th September, 2017
It’s blast off after ‘dangerous’ shell is found in brook
A‘DANGEROUS’ artillery shell was detonated in a Rochdale field by an Army bomb team after it was...
Saturday - 2nd September, 2017
Baby sex fantasy teenager ‘severe danger to public’
ATEENAGER who ‘harbours fantasies’ of raping and assaulting babies and young children is a ‘ve...
Wednesday - 30th August, 2017
Dale tribute to keep Josh’s legacy alive
THE family enclosure at the Crown Oil Arena has been renamed in honour of a young football fan who d...
Saturday - 26th August, 2017
Stalker artist is jailed for breach of court order
ARENOWNED artist dubbed the ‘Original Banksy’ has been jailed after breaching a restraining orde...
Wednesday - 23rd August, 2017
Safer roads see fewer children seriously hurt
THE number of children seriously injured on the borough’s roads has dramatically reduced over the ...
Saturday - 19th August, 2017
Budapest stag do dad killed on motorway
THE family of a young dad who disappeared during a stag do in Budapest have told of their heartbreak...
Wednesday - 16th August, 2017
ROCHDALE was feeling good as thousands packed into the town centre for the biggest party of the summ...
Saturday - 12th August, 2017
GP surgery is finally taken out of ‘special measures’
A ROCHDALE GP surgery damned as ‘inadequate’ and in need of ‘urgent action’ by inspectors ea...
Wednesday - 9th August, 2017
Historic pool saved at the 11th hour
AN historic swimming pool where Olympic star Keri-Anne Payne (left) learnt the ropes has been saved ...
Saturday - 5th August, 2017
End of era looms as church holds service of thanks
A150-YEAR-OLD church is set to hold what it believes will be its final service tomorrow (Sunday).&am...
Wednesday - 2nd August, 2017
Musical pals play £5,000 tribute to former hotel boss
AMUSIC night held in memory of a popular hotel owner, businessman and restaurateur raised more than ...
Saturday - 29th July, 2017
£440k roadworks to give motorists a smoother ride
ALMOST half a million pounds is to be spent resurfacing one of Rochdale’s busiest stretches of roa...
Wednesday - 26th July, 2017
Far right protest brings the town to a standstill
AFAR-RIGHT demonstration brought the town centre to standstill on Saturday afternoon. A maj...
Saturday - 22nd July, 2017
Ambulances sent on urgent calls WITHOUT a qualified paramedic
AMBULANCES in Greater Manchester were sent to thousands of urgent calls last year WITHOUT a qualifie...
Wednesday - 19th July, 2017
Disabled could lose free travel on lifeline bus
THOUSANDS of severely disabled people in Greater Manchester could be set to lose free travel on a li...
Saturday - 15th July, 2017
Housing chiefs ‘happy to talk’ on Sisters plans
HOUSING bosses say they are happy to speak to anyone who has concerns about the controversial redeve...
Wednesday - 12th July, 2017
Court told how day of drink and drugs ended in stab death
A MAN was allegedly stabbed to death by a friend after they spent the day drinking and taking drugs,...
Saturday - 8th July, 2017
Judges reject robber’s appeal
ATHUG who mugged taxi driver at knifepoint has failed to convince top judges he was the victim of a ...
Wednesday - 5th July, 2017
Worker groped woman as he cleaned her car
AWOMAN was left feeling ‘degraded’ by a car wash attendant who repeatedly groped her while clean...
Saturday - 1st July, 2017
‘Joe’s cancer fight will inspire team’ says Dale chief
DALE boss Keith Hill says Joe Thompson’s brave fight against cancer can inspire the team next seas...
Wednesday - 28th June, 2017
New drug alert after man dies
POLICE were so concerned about a man believed to have taken a potent new strain of MDMA that they ra...
Saturday - 24th June, 2017
‘Don’t give cash to beggars – go online instead’
SHOPPERS in Rochdale are being urged to donate money online - rather than giving it to beggars or ro...
Wednesday - 21st June, 2017
Blaze of glory for milestone year
CROWDS flocked to Norden on Saturday for the village’s annual carnival. Blazing sunshine ...
Saturday - 17th June, 2017
Hunt for seven people missing from care home
AGE assessments were being carried out on seven Vietnamese people at the time of their disappearance...
Wednesday - 14th June, 2017
Message of love boosts Dale ace in cancer battle
ROCHDALE midfielder and cancer sufferer Joe Thompson has received a heartwarming message of support ...
Saturday - 10th June, 2017
Anger as tattoo cash given to bomb fund
CUSTOMERS inked with bees to support the We Love Manchester Emergency Fund have blasted tattoo studi...
Wednesday - 7th June, 2017
Armed police called as woman badly hurt by stampeding cows
ArmED police were called to deal with stampeding cows after a walker was seriously injured. ...
Saturday - 3rd June, 2017
Law firm blasted over sex gang members’ bid to stay in country
ALAW firm has been blasted as ‘cavalier and unprofessional’ for helping members of the Three Gir...
Wednesday - 31st May, 2017
Ella is race’s mini marvel
AN inspirational little girl whose life was saved by a kidney transplant - and who dedicates her fre...
Saturday - 27th May, 2017
Teenage pals relive horror of blast aftermath
TEENAGERS at the tragic Ariana Grande concert recall devastating scenes of parents frantically scram...
Wednesday - 24th May, 2017
Artist gives work to help the battle with ‘silent killer’
AN artist battling a deadly form of asbestos-related cancer is raffling off one of his favourite pie...
Saturday - 20th May, 2017
Fight against child sexual abuse goes on
TOwn hall chiefs have told how Rochdale cannot afford to become ‘blasé’ in the fight ag...
Wednesday - 17th May, 2017
‘Town needs a serious MP’ says Labour veteran
LABOUR veteran Tony Lloyd says he is ‘relishing’ the Rochdale general election fight - insisting...
Saturday - 13th May, 2017
£20,000 drug haul found in back of van
AVAN driver pulled over for reportedly using his phone at the wheel was arrested after officers disc...
Wednesday - 10th May, 2017
Week offers the recipe for good mental health
AWEEK of activities to promote good mental health is taking place in Rochdale and has included the o...
Saturday - 6th May, 2017
CATS are cream of eye care says health watchdog
ACUTTING-EDGE sight-saving service has become the first of its kind in the UK to be rated outstandin...
Wednesday - 3rd May, 2017
Man forced to flee home after arson attack
AMAN filmed his desperate attempts to escape his smoke-filled bedroom following an arson attack.&...
Saturday - 29th April, 2017
1,000 homes left empty for six months or more
ALMOST 1,000 homes in Rochdale have been empty for six months or longer, new figures reveal.&nbs...
Wednesday - 26th April, 2017
Dale striker is honoured as people’s champ
DALE star Calvin Andrew has received the PFA Community Champion Award. He was presented wit...
Saturday - 22nd April, 2017
Nicky threatens to name and shame ‘messy’ dog owners
AN irate animal lover has put up dozens of signs warning dog owners they will be ‘named and shamed...
Wednesday - 19th April, 2017
Woman plunges to death from flats
It is understood the woman has been identified by family members, but her age is unknown. D...
Saturday - 15th April, 2017
Horror car crash victim fights for life
AWOMAN is fighting for her life in hospital and a man is in a serious condition following a crash in...
Wednesday - 12th April, 2017
Historic bells ring off for repair work
THE bells at an historic Rochdale church have been silenced for the first time in over 140 years –...
Saturday - 8th April, 2017
Missing mum and sons are found safe
AMUM who went missing with her two sons has been found by police. Police have been hunting ...
Wednesday - 5th April, 2017
100 officers in hunt for missing mum and sons
THESE are the latest pictures of a mum suspected of abducting her two young sons. Police ha...
Saturday - 1st April, 2017
Bomb threat dad ‘wanted more time with his daughter’
AFATHER made ‘bizarre’ hoax bomb threats against a primary school in order to ‘spend more time...
Wednesday - 29th March, 2017
Top solicitor suspended in ‘dishonesty’ inquiry
WARD-WINNING solicitor Mohammed Asif Din has been suspended amid accusations he ‘acted dishonestly...
Saturday - 25th March, 2017
Campaigners in call for swearing ban to be axed
HUMAN rights campaigners have urged Rochdale council to scrap plans for a wide-ranging crackdown on ...
Wednesday - 22nd March, 2017
Teens arrested after flouting dispersal order
THREE teenagers have been arrested after flouting a crackdown on anti-social behaviour in Rochdale t...
Saturday - 18th March, 2017
‘Punish parents who try and turn children against ex-partner’
PARENTS who try to turn their children against an ex-partner or spouse following a break-up should b...
Wednesday - 15th March, 2017
Five men flee from high-speed crash
FIVE men fled the scene of a highspeed crash which saw a wheel bounce down the road and hit a taxi.&...
Saturday - 11th March, 2017
McCanns dismiss ‘guilt’ claims by ‘selfie queen’ Karen
THE parents of Madeleine McCann have dismissed an astonishing attack from Rochdale’s ‘selfie que...
Wednesday - 8th March, 2017
Top detective is rapped over bungled inquiry
ATOP police officer received a written warning for misconduct after bungling an investigation into a...
Saturday - 4th March, 2017
Ex-Dale player hit dog ‘for its own safety’
ADOG owner caught on camera hitting his pet claimed he was doing it for the animal’s own safety.&a...
Wednesday - 1st March, 2017
‘My boy inspired me to cheat death’
ADAD given just minutes to live after contracting a deadly form of pneumonia says his six-year-old s...
Saturday - 25th February, 2017
Drug-fuelled burglar fell to death from flat
ABURGLAR fell 130ft to his death while trying to climb up the outside of a tower block. Jas...
Wednesday - 22nd February, 2017
Man stabbed in car – then it hits bridge
AMAN was repeatedly stabbed in a car, before it crashed into a bridge on a busy main road. ...
Saturday - 18th February, 2017
‘Washing work clothes gave me death sentence’
WIDOW believes her fatal lung cancer was caused by washing her late husband’s asbestos-ridden clot...
Wednesday - 15th February, 2017
Girl, 11, dies a hero after saving life of cousin
ABRAVE 11-year-old girl died a hero after saving the life of her three-year-old cousin in a horror m...
Saturday - 11th February, 2017
Sex gang four lose their bid to stay in UK
FOUR members of a ‘shocking, brutal and repulsive’ grooming gang could be deported to Pakistan.&...
Wednesday - 8th February, 2017
Man is raped in park
DETECTIVES have launched an investigation after a man was raped in a park. The victim, aged in his 2...
Saturday - 4th February, 2017
Dozy dealer hid his drug haul in front of police
AHAPLESS drug dealer who hid his stash in a flower pot while police watched has been jailed for more...
Wednesday - 1st February, 2017
Girl, 11, dies in horror car crash
GIRL died in a horror crash which has left her dad fighting for his life. Hundreds of people attende...
Saturday - 28th January, 2017
420 teachers may face axe as £15m cuts bite
UNION chiefs fear hundreds of teachers’ jobs could be at risk as the government looks to slash fun...
Wednesday - 25th January, 2017
Hundreds say goodbye to cancer fight ‘superhero’
HE streets of Rochdale and Whitworth were lined with hundreds of mourners for the funeral of brave y...
Saturday - 21st January, 2017
‘Cowboy builders’ leave brain tumour boy’s family in the lurch
The parents of a desperatelyill boy are appealing for help after falling victim to ‘cowboy builder...
Wednesday - 18th January, 2017
Brave Josh loses cancer battle
BRAVE five-year-old Josh McCormack, who inspired thousands of people through his battle with cancer,...
Saturday - 14th January, 2017
Mum’s terror as car slams into toddler’s pram
buggy, which was being pushed by Hamza’s mum Imra, shunting it across the road. The car then drove...
Wednesday - 11th January, 2017
Police divers search pond in a fresh look at killing
POLICE divers investigating the notorious murder of a mechanic almost 30 years ago have been searchi...
Saturday - 7th January, 2017
Farewell to a giant of politics
TRIBUTES have been paid to respected politician Norman Smith MBE following his death aged 84. Friend...
Wednesday - 4th January, 2017
Robbers beat up shopkeeper for change in pocket
N elderly sweet shop owner was robbed for just the coins in his pocket. Masked thugs raided Ghulam A...
Saturday - 31st December, 2016
Dale mourn loss of ‘lifeblood’ Maureen
FANS have led the tributes to a Dale stalwart who helped keep the club alive during the dark days of...
Wednesday - 28th December, 2016
Mum fights for life after horror crash
MUM is fighting for her life in hospital after a family-of-five were involved in a horror motorway s...
Saturday - 24th December, 2016
‘Our miracle girl is the best present ever’
Lbaby Darcey Grace Clegg with parents Gill Clegg and dad Mark Moscrop. She was born 12 weeks early (...
Wednesday - 21st December, 2016
Robbers rip ring off finger of star chef’s dying dad
ELEBRITY chef Andrew Nutter has told of his anger after raiders tore a ring from his dying dad’s f...
Saturday - 17th December, 2016
‘It was like working in a prison’
N undercover expose has shone a light on working conditions at one of Rochdale’s biggest employers...
Wednesday - 14th December, 2016
Sparkling tribute to tragic Talaina
RIENDS, family and members of the community held a vigil to remember a much-loved teenager killed in...
Saturday - 10th December, 2016
A big rise in council allowances on way?
ROCHDALE councillors could see their allowances increase by more than a third. A report pro...
Wednesday - 7th December, 2016
Women are badly hurt in ‘chase’ car smash
AN elderly couple have described how they are lucky to be alive after a high-speed police chase ende...
Saturday - 3rd December, 2016
Man is held after dinner lady was stabbed to death
TRIBUTES have been paid to a school dinner lady and university student after she was stabbed to deat...
Wednesday - 30th November, 2016
Sister tells of her grief as death car driver locked up
AS the driver who caused her death was starting six-and-ahalf years behind bars, the grief-stricken ...
Saturday - 26th November, 2016
‘I didn’t kill my father’
AN estate agent has flown to Kenya to refute ‘malicious’ claims she murdered her property tycoon...
Wednesday - 23rd November, 2016
More than half of eateries get hygiene warning
MORE than half of all premises serving food in Rochdale were warned over hygiene issues. A ...
Saturday - 19th November, 2016
Teenage girl dies after car crash horror
A‘truly excellent’ teenage student has died after a horrific car crash talaina Hussain, 18, suff...
Wednesday - 16th November, 2016
Monster tourist to send town ‘Dippy’
ONE of the most famous museum exhibits in the world is coming to Rochdale. The Natural Hist...
Saturday - 12th November, 2016
Thousands at funeral of stab victim
ORE than 3,000 mourners paid their respects to tragic stabbing victim Akbar Masood - in what was one...
Wednesday - 9th November, 2016
Man is charged with murder after stabbing
MAN has been charged with murder after a 22-year-old was stabbed to death. Akbar Masood die...
Saturday - 5th November, 2016
Brutal torture killer jailed for life
AKILLER has been jailed for life for the torture murder of a ‘kind and gentle’ man. Anthony Benn...
Wednesday - 2nd November, 2016
Driver admits killing Chloe in crash horror
AYOUNG driver has admitted causing the death of a teenage passenger in a horrific car crash.&nbs...
Saturday - 29th October, 2016
Market team unveil future vision
HIS is the first glimpse of how Rochdale’s new market could look. Artists’ impressions show how ...
Wednesday - 26th October, 2016
‘This is our big chance to seize power’
HUNDREDS of new homes could be built and thousands of jobs created in Rochdale as radical plans for ...
Saturday - 22nd October, 2016
No one will face sex abuse charges over Knowl View
blasts police as four-year investigation into school abuse claims ends with charges dropped commissi...
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