Scott Naylor spoke of his side's "first-half excellence" in his post-match media interview about Oldham's 34-18 win over Coventry Bears.
Betfred League One: Oldham 34-18 Coventry Bears
Premier Division Royton and Woodhouses, both winless before Saturday, met at Medlock Road knowing that one of them would get off the mark. It was Woodhouses who did it in style.
Police are appealing for anyone with footage or images of yesterday’s violence in Oldham during the Tommy Robinson election event to contact them.
A dedicated and determined team of young boxers have raised more than £3,500 for Dr Kershaw’s Hospice.
Oldham’s UKIP branch are celebrating following the local elections, having only relaunched as a party locally in January.
Talented pupils from Oldham’s Music Centre are celebrating thre‘e-major’ successes.
Lyceum Theatre Oldham ends its 90th Anniversary celebration with a classic birthday party comedy.
Strummercamp is back for the May Bank Holiday Weekend bringing a wealth of talent and entertainment.
Here are this weekend's cricket fixtures.
Handbagged, with its sharp humour and biting wit, was warmly welcomed to the stage at Oldham Coliseum this week.
You don’t have to be flush with money, but you may need to spend more than a penny if you are interested in this potential business opportunity.
Magistrates have told irresponsible residents who thought it was okay to let others clean up their waste to pay £18,209 in fines and costs.
Charities and community groups in Oldham are being supported with thousands in grants from the town hall to help promote ‘community cohesion’.
Oldham boss Scott Naylor will face a selection dilemma when he picks his 17 to face Coventry Bears at the Vestacare Stadium on Sunday (3pm) in the Roughyeds' first Betfred League 1 action for three weeks.
Nominated for three Off West End Theatre Awards and based on the novel by Melvyn Bragg, with a musical score by Howard Goodall (composer of West End hits Bend it Like Beckham, Love Story), British musical The Hired Man brings foot stomping rhythms and soaring choruses to Oldham this summer.
Oldham Library is hosting the ninth Health Awareness Day for local residents on Saturday, May 18.
Over the last five years Oldham Council has awarded more than £146,000 to support 50 businesses thanks to the Shaw, Lees and A62 (Failsworth corridor) Business Improvement Grant schemes.
The next Mayor of Oldham has been named as the wife of the councillor due to take up the chains of office before losing his seat in the local elections.
A death-trap Greater Manchester road where a person is killed or seriously injured every year on average is to be made safer with nearly £1m of government funding.
Faced with misogyny, abuse and anger – councillors in Oldham say May’s local election was the worst they’ve ever fought.
Parents and residents are being asked to have their say on £3.4 million plans to expand an Oldham school.
Oldham Netball Club is celebrating after its Under 16s were crowned National Clubs Champions.
Coventry Bears come to the Vestacare Stadium on Sunday (May 19, 3pm) buoyed by a terrific 41-30 win at home against Workington Town, one of the pre-match favourites for promotion.
The weekend’s action in the GMCL started on Friday with the Premier T20 but the rain had a say in some of the games locally with Woodhouses; Heyside; Greenfield and Royton all falling victim.
Looking smart for the big occasion in their former Oldham RLFC kit -- a gift from the club -- the year 10 lads of Saddleworth School won through to the National final with an outstanding 14-12 win against the renowned St John Fisher School of Wigan in a semi-final played in Warrington.
Millstream Animal Shelter are looking after three tiny kittens who had a rocky start.
Four buddies are preparing for a fundraising mission as they journey from Mossley to Benidorm.
Police issue CCTV image after robbers threaten petrol station staff with a knife and handgun.
There's plenty of action to look forward to this weekend, weather permitting.
Momodou Jallow, 21, of Ashley Lane, Moston has now been charged with the murder of 24-year-old Joe O’Brien from Blackley.
Oldham Athletic manager Pete Wild has left the club for 'personal reasons'
Band in a Barn is back for a night of live music and dancing after a successful 2018.
It’s tea at four and handbags at dawn as The Queen and Margaret Thatcher collide in satirical comedy Handbagged at Oldham Coliseum Theatre.
Oldham Sixth Form College welcomed award-winning author, Lisa Williamson, who came in to talk to students about her journey into writing.
Oldham ended their season in disappointing fashion as Northampton ran riot in a 5-2 victory.
A sponsored dog walk, taking place in June, is raising money for Pennine Pen Animal Rescue and the Better Days charity.
A man from Oldham has been jailed for terrorising cabin crew on a flight to Turkey before trying to open the door of the plane.
Record numbers stepped up to support Dr Kershaw’s Hospice and its Rochdale counterpart Springhill Hospice, for the 13th annual, 7.25-mile, Hospice to Hospice Walk.
Internationally renowned theatre company Frantic Assembly are set to run their physical theatre workshop at Oldham Coliseum Theatre’s Cultivate 2019, a week-long festival packed with workshops, opportunities and industry insights for theatre makers.
AN INSPIRATIONAL teenager who survived cancer as a baby will be special guest at Race for Life Oldham.
Oldham Council is asking residents and interested parties to have their say on proposals to extend North Chadderton School.
Oldham Council are asking residents to have their say on the proposed new Oldham Housing Strategy.
Review by Graham Marshall. REQUIEM by Giuseppe Verdi performed by Oldham Choral Society, Soloists and the East Lancs Sinfonia at the Royal Northern College of Music on Sunday April 28th 2019.
Betfred League 1's top scorers went head-to-head with the division's meanest defence in this 1895 Cup first-round tie and it was Scott Naylor's try machine that came out on top.
Oldham’s former county court which was being used as an unauthorised home for ‘property guardians’ is to be converted into offices.
Scott Naylor was, as you would expect, chuffed to bits at his Oldham side's all-round performance in a 48-12 win against Whitehaven in the 1895 Cup.
Oldham were rewarded for their excellent 48-12 win against Whitehaven with a second-round 1895 Cup draw which pairs them with fellow Betfred League 1 side Doncaster at the Vestacare Stadium.
After the nigh-on complete washout the previous week the GMCL saw a full programme on Saturday and it was a decent set of results locally with 10 wins and 5 defeats.
Labour suffered two shock defeats in Oldham but ended the night one up after staving off challenge from a resurgent UKIP, independents and new grassroots party.