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February 2018
22/02/2018 help us to protect vulnerable children
22/02/2018 tameside child in care highlighted in regional writing competition
21/02/2018 women over 70 urged to be clear on cancer
21/02/2018 call to action to tackle air pollution
20/02/2018 hyde park’s buzzing tribute for bombing victims
20/02/2018 young people’s task to explore snowdonia
14/02/2018 tameside’s tackling hate crime
14/02/2018 celebrating the success of our children in care
12/02/2018 cervical screening saves lives
09/02/2018 portland basin featured on cbeebies
07/02/2018 tameside smokers face one in two risk of being killed by their addiction
07/02/2018 act fast to save more lives from stroke
07/02/2018 giving back to communities in ashton’s st peter’s ward
07/02/2018 stalybridge is tameside's nominee for town centre challenge
06/02/2018 fun-packed half-term programme announced
05/02/2018 young people honour holocaust victims
02/02/2018 brenda warrington appointed tameside council’s first female leader
01/02/2018 decision reached on improving access to intermediate care.
January 2018
31/01/2018 it’s not too late to get the flu vaccine
29/01/2018 be a cut above and join the cancer champions scheme
29/01/2018 tameside a top performer in gcses
26/01/2018 mini museum makers have their say
25/01/2018 highlighting shared lives success
24/01/2018 new interim chair for tameside safeguarding children’s board
24/01/2018 a fitting farewell for tameside's executive leader cllr kieran quinn
24/01/2018 charity champion’s celebrity surprise
18/01/2018 shedders help promote #openup message
17/01/2018 funeral arrangements for executive leader cllr kieran quinn
16/01/2018 have your say and help secure museum funding
11/01/2018 footballers help kick off domestic abuse campaign
09/01/2018 bin men front campaign to encourage male victims of domestic abuse to seek help
08/01/2018 observation at heart of new exhibition
December 2017
27/12/2017 book of condolence – councillor kieran quinn
26/12/2017 statement on the sad death of councillor kieran quinn (executive leader of tameside council)
19/12/2017 john saves £325 through big clean switch
18/12/2017 tameside’s in the christmas spirit to tackle loneliness
18/12/2017 tackling loneliness case study
15/12/2017 santa delivers for charities at tameside christmas market
14/12/2017 tameside spreads christmas cheer
12/12/2017 keeping in touch in tameside over christmas
06/12/2017 great start for tameside children
04/12/2017 ferris wheel arrives for christmas market finale
November 2017
30/11/2017 longfella to open christmas fair
30/11/2017 teaming up to find forever homes for soaring number of children in care
30/11/2017 tameside mums get the best feeding support
29/11/2017 mayor calls for more marie curie volunteers
28/11/2017 free carousel rides at tameside christmas market this weekend
23/11/2017 greater manchester pension fund invests to help homeless
21/11/2017 put local families on your christmas list
21/11/2017 students are simply ace
20/11/2017 free helter skelter rides at tameside christmas market this weekend
19/11/2017 a knight of shining lanterns
07/11/2017 breakfast and storytime with santa at tameside christmas market
07/11/2017 drop in and find out about fostering
03/11/2017 trans-pennine upgrade announcement (mottram bypass)
02/11/2017 have your say on tameside and glossop ccg review of urgent care
01/11/2017 christmas lights switch ons and celebrations
October 2017
25/10/2017 bespoke career opportunities for special school pupils
25/10/2017 young parents keen to learn business skills
19/10/2017 tameside remembrance 2017
19/10/2017 don't fall for expensive lenders' 'charms'
18/10/2017 welcome home!
17/10/2017 lantern parade to shine a light on our cultural past
13/10/2017 joint statement from tameside council and oldham council re the disposal of the body of moors murderer ian stewart brady
13/10/2017 plaque commemorates lance corporal breeze
13/10/2017 nurses clock up 150 years between them
13/10/2017 the smart saver letters have landed
10/10/2017 give your thoughts on wellness centre
09/10/2017 ballet will be a christmas cracker
06/10/2017 inspectors impressed by disability team
04/10/2017 open+ libraries are on the way
04/10/2017 gp practices get glowing report
03/10/2017 my life growing up in foster care
02/10/2017 jobs fair is just the job
02/10/2017 tameside mum helps others to breastfeed
September 2017
28/09/2017 lots of fun in libraries week
28/09/2017 celebrating our older residents
27/09/2017 finding jobs for veterans
27/09/2017 theatre tribute to blast victim
27/09/2017 don't stop trying to quit
26/09/2017 park to host bee tribute to manchester
26/09/2017 tameside christmas market 2017 dates announced
21/09/2017 long-serving councillor stands down
21/09/2017 how house sharing is helping linda live life to the full
20/09/2017 singing dentist helps children tune in to oral health
20/09/2017 ashton places and tameside landmarks
20/09/2017 the world through my lens
18/09/2017 manchester tribute seals top arts award for school
15/09/2017 fibre broadband is coming
15/09/2017 flu clinics start at gp surgeries and participating pharmacies across tameside and glossop
15/09/2017 fun palaces are back
14/09/2017 recycle week 2017
14/09/2017 dane bank consultation events
08/09/2017 future development plan for haughton green
August 2017
31/08/2017 tameside showcased as part of national health campaign
25/08/2017 tameside celebrates gcse success
24/08/2017 tameside jobs fair 2017
24/08/2017 everything's rosy in the garden
17/08/2017 don’t delay – apply now for extra free child care hours
17/08/2017 statement: progress of playground works at russell scott primary
16/08/2017 heritage weekend 2017
16/08/2017 portland basin wins the hearts of visitors
14/08/2017 children’s home praised for using facebook to involve young people
08/08/2017 new exhibition is people's choice
07/08/2017 free wi-fi launches across the borough
03/08/2017 it’s not too late to join in summer reading fun
July 2017
27/07/2017 sir geoff receives freedom of tameside
21/07/2017 school praised by ofsted for growing success
20/07/2017 pupils help create safe space at police station
20/07/2017 free summer holiday fun
18/07/2017 business rates consultation
17/07/2017 free children's theatre in the park
13/07/2017 easy ways to get kids healthy this summer
12/07/2017 cracking coders
11/07/2017 cash boost for veterans project
10/07/2017 skype system comes to rhoda's rescue
06/07/2017 russell scott primary win 2017 ivor goodsite competition
06/07/2017 big ideas for business success
05/07/2017 if you go down to the woods today
05/07/2017 use your animal instincts for our summer reading challenge!
05/07/2017 wanted! sports heroes
05/07/2017 careers and apprenticeship exhibition success
05/07/2017 £232,000 boost for forces personnel, families and veterans in greater manchester
June 2017
30/06/2017 dojo has the code for success
27/06/2017 students see construction at first hand
27/06/2017 residents invited to find out more about ashton station closure
23/06/2017 technology to the rescue
22/06/2017 online safety sessions back by popular demand
22/06/2017 apprentice tops-out new service centre
19/06/2017 patient participation awareness week
16/06/2017 teaming up to tackle child sexual exploitation
15/06/2017 our happy house share
13/06/2017 abuse can affect older people too
13/06/2017 manchester day march will be magical
08/06/2017 cycle plan is a tour de force
07/06/2017 armed forces day is on the way
06/06/2017 try new things during the festival of learning
02/06/2017 skype service cuts ambulance call-outs
May 2017
26/05/2017 calling all tameside artists - the tameside open art exhibition needs you!
25/05/2017 jump to it! cut your power bills with leap
25/05/2017 gartside's beer - a blast from the past
24/05/2017 a powerful message from tameside pupils
24/05/2017 children of tameside unite in song
23/05/2017 tameside council executive leader, cllr kieran quinn, statement on suspected terrorist incident in manchester
23/05/2017 council meeting
22/05/2017 a song in the park
16/05/2017 busy month of fun activities
12/05/2017 a new generation follows a tameside tradition
11/05/2017 love your local markets
10/05/2017 a message you won’t forget
10/05/2017 my foster carers made me who i am today
09/05/2017 calling all sports coaches and volunteers!
08/05/2017 mayor's charity appeal raises £10,000
03/05/2017 new whit friday band contest announced
April 2017
27/04/2017 sports awards nominations now open
24/04/2017 golf day success
24/04/2017 mum helps highlight support for children who need extra help
24/04/2017 funding boost for libraries
18/04/2017 greenside girls’ team conquer cup tournament
18/04/2017 tameside bites back at loan sharks
12/04/2017 first firm welcomed to ashton old baths
06/04/2017 tameside's backing the tour de manc
04/04/2017 help us to create an unforgettable message
04/04/2017 checking the welfare of child workers
March 2017
30/03/2017 meadow lane plan views sought
29/03/2017 council's tree-mendous success
27/03/2017 fire hit school rising from the ashes
24/03/2017 tameside strikes double gold
23/03/2017 top crime writers coming to tameside
22/03/2017 vets ready for magical day out
22/03/2017 new libraries project promises to be a real page-turner
21/03/2017 "nature as art" exhibition opens
21/03/2017 longer library opening hours are a plus
16/03/2017 pupils get comfortable talking about domestic abuse
15/03/2017 1 in 3 adults in tameside have high blood’s yours?
09/03/2017 children excel at art in start
08/03/2017 fun palaces are coming back
07/03/2017 new life for active dukinfield
06/03/2017 council seeks views for local plan
06/03/2017 having a wild time in the woods
06/03/2017 please help us find a loving foster family
01/03/2017 teens challenged to give up pop
February 2017
23/02/2017 goal! tells tameside's football story
23/02/2017 simply hack-tastic!
22/02/2017 come and talk to us about fostering
16/02/2017 credit union benefits from loan sharks’ cash
16/02/2017 roadshow helps families to be food smart
16/02/2017 civic mayor's charity golf day
15/02/2017 blue bin boost for recycling
15/02/2017 play your part in tackling child abuse
06/02/2017 teenagers teach younger pupils to stay safe online
03/02/2017 setting out their stalls
03/02/2017 science fun for the family
02/02/2017 hate crime awareness week
02/02/2017 half-term fun in tameside
01/02/2017 further convictions for rogue travel firm
January 2017
31/01/2017 free wi-fi is on its way
30/01/2017 you can count tameside in
27/01/2017 views sought on new development plan
26/01/2017 they're in ship shape!
25/01/2017 new dates for dementia friendly group
25/01/2017 health campaign hits tameside’s streets
23/01/2017 easing the load for young carers
18/01/2017 successful learning is child's play
11/01/2017 string art - i made it! adult masterclass.
09/01/2017 boiler and insulation scheme extended
05/01/2017 new sculpture celebrates tameside’s roots
05/01/2017 ready for a new you?
04/01/2017 get help with your new year’s resolution to stop smoking
04/01/2017 free online safety sessions for parents
03/01/2017 pump-priming health and social care integration
December 2016
20/12/2016 christmas market success
19/12/2016 while you were sleeping
15/12/2016 tameside smokers urged to give the gift of quitting this christmas
14/12/2016 christmas recycling and waste collections
13/12/2016 could you go that extra mile?
13/12/2016 keeping in touch over christmas
13/12/2016 markets manager recognised for championing local traders
12/12/2016 teens make film celebrating portland basin
12/12/2016 big finish for christmas market
08/12/2016 digital superstars put councillors through their paces
06/12/2016 congratulations to adult learners
06/12/2016 tameside love to read
06/12/2016 st anne's primary enjoy premier day of learning
06/12/2016 tameside's vision set in steel
05/12/2016 merry start to tameside christmas market
01/12/2016 inspirational school grows further success
01/12/2016 get addicted to spoon carving
November 2016
29/11/2016 santa to welcome shoppers to christmas market launch
28/11/2016 mathematics masters
25/11/2016 council leader supports tree-planting drive
24/11/2016 the tameside hack is back
24/11/2016 christmas at portland basin
23/11/2016 christmas giving
22/11/2016 total adrenaline - totally amazing
22/11/2016 joint effort on flood clean-up
22/11/2016 school ranks in top 1% nationally for maths
21/11/2016 counting down to tameside christmas market
21/11/2016 small businesses but a big event
17/11/2016 mayor's charity ball
16/11/2016 peak paintings are sheer poetry
15/11/2016 new trampoline park opens
15/11/2016 pupils clock up the miles with olympic runner
15/11/2016 tameside scouts take part in remembrance service led by queen
14/11/2016 i made it! introduction to stone carving
13/11/2016 light fantastic
10/11/2016 new road named in memory of soldier
07/11/2016 christmas 2016 what’s on
07/11/2016 tameside school first in uk to achieve top outdoor learning award
03/11/2016 parents switch on to online safety
03/11/2016 feasting on success
02/11/2016 'pokemon go' gymnasts targeted with safety messages
01/11/2016 an audience without alan bennett
October 2016
31/10/2016 look around and help tackle child sexual exploitation
31/10/2016 man fined £220 for dog-fouling
25/10/2016 a true winter warmer!
25/10/2016 well done stoptober quitters
18/10/2016 christmas bauble workshop
18/10/2016 vote for tameside in the great british high street awards
18/10/2016 let’s help these children find their forever homes
17/10/2016 tameside domestic abuse victim urges others to get help
17/10/2016 huge haul of half-term fun
17/10/2016 hands on help with online safety
13/10/2016 more children to be offered free flu vaccination
13/10/2016 tameside remembrance ceremonies
12/10/2016 does domestic abuse sit right with you?
05/10/2016 master the art of willow weaving
04/10/2016 buy safely - buy with confidence
04/10/2016 crowds flock to festival of fun
03/10/2016 health service helps tameside man cut £44k habit in time for dream wedding
September 2016
29/09/2016 health - it's our own responsibility
29/09/2016 new health kick for schools
29/09/2016 tameside christmas market promises free family fun
27/09/2016 make stuff's mad-crazy day
27/09/2016 supporting you through stoptober
26/09/2016 sports stars shine brightly
21/09/2016 good luck to our sports heroes!
21/09/2016 hospital market wins innovation award
19/09/2016 explore new cycle route into the city
15/09/2016 new 24/7 gym to boost tameside’s fitness
14/09/2016 wave of support for water-themed open days
14/09/2016 let the fun times roll
13/09/2016 get to grips with technology
13/09/2016 droylsden library code club
12/09/2016 tameside foster mum backs north west recruitment campaign
12/09/2016 shine bright in spectacular lantern parade
12/09/2016 towards the edge
12/09/2016 big fun for little hands
08/09/2016 tameside dance students work with national ballet company
08/09/2016 staff challenge gets off to a healthy start
02/09/2016 keeping people in their homes
01/09/2016 care together – integrating health and social care in tameside and glossop
01/09/2016 vote for tasc!
August 2016
31/08/2016 heritage weekend
30/08/2016 download more magazines for free
30/08/2016 hattersley to host major jobs fair
26/08/2016 ashton old baths is flying high
26/08/2016 gcse success continues in tameside
17/08/2016 happy holidays
16/08/2016 more staff committed to litter campaign
16/08/2016 hackathon showcases coding creativity
11/08/2016 putting vets in the picture
10/08/2016 in the neighbourhood to help
09/08/2016 saving the smart way
08/08/2016 fun palaces: universities of the street
04/08/2016 free energy saving home improvements
03/08/2016 rio here we come!
01/08/2016 making a pitch for community football
July 2016
29/07/2016 community clean-up is huge success
27/07/2016 tackling loneliness through opera
26/07/2016 silver lining for silver springs
26/07/2016 poem hunt leads to first prize
25/07/2016 primary school makes impressive comeback
25/07/2016 school’s out alcohol reminder for shopkeepers
25/07/2016 tameside hackathon
22/07/2016 etherow lodge park named as one of best in britain
20/07/2016 travel firm sentenced for causing religious pilgrims to lose thousands of pounds
19/07/2016 job seekers given extra help to find work
18/07/2016 more opportunities for early learning
18/07/2016 summer holiday adventures
13/07/2016 free outdoor theatre in tameside parks
13/07/2016 join the road to rio
12/07/2016 pride of place
11/07/2016 tameside open art exhibition
06/07/2016 pupils investigate future career opportunities
05/07/2016 the trick to keeping safe online
05/07/2016 battle of the somme commemorated locally
05/07/2016 take part in giant reading challenge
05/07/2016 military author tells a fascinating tale
05/07/2016 tameside’s first ever trampoline park
June 2016
30/06/2016 get involved in local planning
29/06/2016 tameside congratulates royal honours winners
29/06/2016 success in becoming dementia friendly
28/06/2016 tameside wins national education award
27/06/2016 try a dry night out
27/06/2016 priceless ideas to celebrate the queen’s birthday
27/06/2016 a powerful tribute to our armed forces
21/06/2016 from humble beginnings to an award from the queen
21/06/2016 highest honour for willow wood volunteers
20/06/2016 royal honour for ryecroft hall volunteers
20/06/2016 reaching for the stars
17/06/2016 denton licensee fined
17/06/2016 “the collector’s world” at portland basin museum
15/06/2016 how i'm tackling diabetes with a healthier lifestyle
14/06/2016 cash boost to build safer communities
13/06/2016 tameside salutes the armed services
13/06/2016 tameside celebrates queen’s 90th birthday
09/06/2016 summer volunteering opportunity for teens
09/06/2016 tameside setting the agenda for future uk healthcare
09/06/2016 royal prize for football club
07/06/2016 roll up for a new sausage sensation
07/06/2016 teenage pregnancy rate falling faster in tameside
06/06/2016 more rave reviews for portland basin museum
06/06/2016 make a noise in tameside libraries
03/06/2016 volunteers celebrate 40th anniversary
01/06/2016 growing success of mind allotments
May 2016
31/05/2016 free wi-fi will get tameside connected
25/05/2016 pupils receive defibrillator training
25/05/2016 getting support to carers
25/05/2016 a party fit for a queen
24/05/2016 tameside strikes gold!
23/05/2016 little aubrey is our bin crews’ biggest fan
23/05/2016 summer half term holiday fun
23/05/2016 band contests are a blast
20/05/2016 pubs checked for safety
18/05/2016 you could help a child achieve their dreams
17/05/2016 busy summer for tameside's markets
17/05/2016 golf day success
17/05/2016 happy feet
16/05/2016 council protects taxi-users
13/05/2016 councillors champion dementia friends
12/05/2016 mum tells why fostering is the best job in the world
12/05/2016 council constructors strike gold
12/05/2016 pupils enjoy a monster adventure
11/05/2016 opening up about mental health
10/05/2016 escaping loneliness in the shed
09/05/2016 pension fund praised for green credentials
09/05/2016 calling all tameside artists - the tameside open art exhibition needs you
09/05/2016 let’s get dementia friendly
06/05/2016 strike up the band for whit friday
06/05/2016 night at the museum
06/05/2016 love your local market fortnight
04/05/2016 highlighting cse safety messages to all communities
03/05/2016 help celebrate tameside’s sports stars
April 2016
28/04/2016 tulip sunday brightens the day
21/04/2016 portland basin bank holiday fun
20/04/2016 pupils enjoy storytime with bestselling author
20/04/2016 a warm welcome for pupils displaced by fire
19/04/2016 school devastated by fire moves to temporary home
18/04/2016 update on fire at cromwell high school
17/04/2016 fire at cromwell high school in dukinfield (tameside)
16/04/2016 fire at cromwell high school in dukinfield (tameside)
15/04/2016 fire at cromwell high school in dukinfield (tameside)
14/04/2016 private fostering is a not a private matter
14/04/2016 tulip sunday's here again
14/04/2016 checks to ensure welfare of child workers
13/04/2016 pupils help to remember the “forgotten war”
08/04/2016 packed summer programme unveiled
05/04/2016 whit friday band contests beckon
March 2016
30/03/2016 arts project is out of this world
29/03/2016 making markets better for the future
29/03/2016 holiday family fun
24/03/2016 £20 million investment in tameside leisure facilities
22/03/2016 lighter nights mean recycling centres stay open later
22/03/2016 hidden tameside: discovering cockbrook
22/03/2016 an enterprising club
21/03/2016 big clean-up is under way
21/03/2016 thousands at baths celebration
21/03/2016 tameside veterans in schools
17/03/2016 tameside named council of the year
17/03/2016 green for go at ashton market
17/03/2016 your chance for a free tour of tameside
16/03/2016 leading the way in online safety for pupils
16/03/2016 cse swoop on takeaways and off-licences
15/03/2016 a new beginning for ashton old baths
15/03/2016 cash incentive to encourage young savers
14/03/2016 saving my runaway daughter from sexual exploitation
14/03/2016 glil acquires £150m shareholding in uk windfarm
14/03/2016 1000 people checked as part of hypertension campaign
11/03/2016 makeover for jet amber fields
10/03/2016 highlighting risks of children missing from home
10/03/2016 apprenticeships help you achieve your dreams
08/03/2016 business event: reaching customers online
07/03/2016 council makes 16 pledges for 2016
07/03/2016 coronation street star to open college
03/03/2016 your role in tackling child abuse
02/03/2016 tameside's civic mayor-elect
February 2016
26/02/2016 mayor's charity golf day
25/02/2016 join up with the breakfast brigade
24/02/2016 tameside tops tables for most improved gcse results
24/02/2016 tameside residents are living longer
24/02/2016 market shortlisted for two awards
23/02/2016 pensions powerhouse
22/02/2016 bring your bear for a reading adventure

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