Current Tameside News
Tameside council approves council tax freeze for 2014 - Manchester Evening News
The budget highlighted new investment in the borough - including two businesses - 4D and Dekko Windows - moving onto the old Barcrest site in Ashton bringing existing jobs to Tameside and possibly creating 100 more. And another 50 jobs are estimated to ...
Wed, 05 Mar 2014 12:50:42 GMT
Seven to appear in court after crackdown on drug dealing in Piccadilly Gardens - Manchester Evening News
Seven people from parts of Salford, Tameside, and Manchester have now been charged with drugs offences and will appear in court later this month. Saloum Jeng, 39, of Broadbent Avenue, Dukinfield has been charged with nine counts of supplying cannabis ...
Thu, 06 Mar 2014 09:32:10 GMT
Victim who died in ball of flames in suspicious fire was a convicted sex offender - Manchester Evening News
Detective Inspector Richard Ennis, from Tameside Police, said: “Firstly, our thoughts go out to John's family who are being supported by specially trained officers at this sad time. “This is a tragedy and we are determined to find out exactly what ...
Sun, 02 Mar 2014 22:41:38 GMT
Man held after attempted armed raid at Denton betting shop - Manchester Evening News
The raid happened at around 9am today at Betfred on Stockport Road when a man armed with a gun burst in and demanded cash. Yvonne Jackson. Armed police officers in Denton. A man has been arrested following an attempted armed robbery at a ...
Sat, 01 Mar 2014 17:19:24 GMT
Tameside Hospital has made 'exceptional progress' since being placed on ... - Manchester Evening News
But bosses from Wythenshawe Hospital stepped in to help Tameside address the Keogh recommendations and introduced an action plan to deliver 'excellence, quality and compassionate care'. Now, seven months on, inspection body Monitor says in its ...
Mon, 17 Feb 2014 09:17:13 GMT
Award-winning cafe which offered training to disabled people is to close - Manchester Evening News
Richard Evans, chief executive of Tameside, Oldham and Glossop Mind said: “It is with great sadness that we have made this decision but it was just not going to be financially viable to continue the cafe.” From 2009 until July last year the cafe was ...
Sat, 01 Mar 2014 10:42:21 GMT
Rapist snared by his own DNA more than 10 years after the crime - Manchester Evening News
A taxi driver who raped his teenage passenger has been jailed more than a decade later - after he was snared by his DNA. Ibrahim Khan, 45, attacked his 19-year-old victim after after picking her up one night in Altrincham in October 2004. She fell ...
Thu, 27 Feb 2014 19:09:21 GMT
Tameside one of UK's fat capitals - Manchester Evening News
Tameside is one of the UK's fat capitals, new figures have revealed. More than two thirds of Tamesiders are overweight or obese, according to figures from Public Health England. They show that 69.2 per cent of people in Tameside have a body mass index ...
Thu, 13 Feb 2014 13:35:22 GMT