Well Done Latics

East of the M60 Comment: Congratulations are in order for Oldham Athletic, whose F.A. Challenge Cup run ended last night at Goodison Park. Well done to all those involved, especially the players, Youth Team Boss/Caretaker Manager Tony Philliskirk, and the supporters. I extend my congratulations to former Droylsden player Matt Smith, who almost single handedly […]

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Stagecoach Manchester Sets Gold Standard for a Greener Stockport

Environmental award presented to bus company following introduction of electric hybrid vehicles to 192 route Stagecoach Manchester’s Daw Bank garage has been presented with the Gold Environmental Business Pledge award by Stockport Council in partnership with community charity, Groundwork, in recognition of its commitment to creating a cleaner, greener Stockport. They were honoured with the award […]

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Down Our Street #6: Katherine Street and Penny Meadow, Ashton-under-Lyne

Katherine Street, Ashton-under-Lyne: Distance: 1 mile; Start: Moss Lane/William Street junction; Finish: Beaufort Road/Mossley Road junction (or the Beau Geste public house); Buses: any bus to Ashton-under-Lyne or (Penny Meadow) Mossley, Stalybridge, Saddleworth; Trains: Ashton-under-Lyne railway station. For our sixth Down Our Street feature, we look at a street which is in two parts. It is split by a […]

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