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  Metropolitan Borough of Oldham - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Metropolitan borough of Oldham (OMB) is a metropolitan borough in Greater Manchester, England.
The Metropolitan Borough of Rochdale lies to the west, and the Metropolitan Borough of Tameside to the south.
It was created by the merger of the county borough of Oldham along with the Chadderton, Shaw and Crompton, Failsworth and Lees urban districts from Lancashire and the Saddleworth urban district from the West Riding of Yorkshire.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Oldham_(borough)   (430 words)

  
 CIVIC HERALDRY OF ENGLAND AND WALES-GREATER MANCHESTER   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The Metropolitan Borough of Oldham was formed by the amalgamation of the County Borough of Oldham, the Chadderton Urban District, the Crompton Urban District, the Failsworth Urban District, the Lees Urban District, the Royton Urban District and the Saddleworth Urban District.
The Metropolitan Borough of Rochdale was formed by the amalgamation of the County Borough of Rochdale, the Borough of Heywood, the Borough of Middleton, the Urban District of Littleborough, the Urban District of Milnrow and the Urban District of Wardle.
The Metropolitan Borough of Thameside was formed by the amalgamation of the Borough of Ashton-under-Lyne, the Borough of Dukinfield, the Borough of Hyde, the Borough of Mossley, the Borough of Stalybridge, the Urban District of Audenshaw, the Urban District of Denton, the Urban District of Droylsden and the Urban District of Longdendale.
www.civicheraldry.co.uk /great_man.html   (3120 words)

  
 Greater Manchester Gazetteer "O to R"
Oldham township or civil parish was in Lancashire.
It was in Prestwich with Oldham ecclesiastical parish It was in Manchester poor law Union, 1841-50, in Prestwich poor law Union, 1850-1915, and in Manchester poor law Union, 1915-30.
Heywood and Middleton Municipal Boroughs and Littleborough, Milnrow and
www.gmcro.co.uk /guides/gazette/gazzo2r.htm   (1994 words)

  
 Oldham - Psychology Central   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Oldham is a large town in North West England, lying in the foothills of the Pennines on the north-eastern edge of the Greater Manchester conurbation: the town proper has a population of 103,544, including a large Asian population, with vibrant Bangladeshi, Indian and Pakistani communities.
Oldham was incorporated as a municipal borough in 1849 under the Municipal Corporations Act 1835.
Oldham was the birthplace of the composer Sir William Walton.
psychcentral.com /psypsych/Oldham   (1071 words)

  
 Oldham Chronicle - About Oldham
Oldham lies in the foothills of the Pennines, seven miles north-east of Manchester.
Oldham itself is at the borough's centre, with Chadderton and Failsworth to the west and south-west, Shaw and Royton to the north, and Lees and Saddleworth to the north-east.
Red-brick housing predominates and the borough merges with Manchester itself to the south-west, Rochdale to the north-west and Tameside to the south.
www.oldham-chronicle.co.uk /aboutus-oldham.html   (495 words)

  
 Oldham Official Guide
Oldham is a borough that is both proud of its strong heritage and determined to face its future and the challenges that lie ahead with vigour and determination.
Situated on the edge of the Pennine moorland and the Peak District National Park, Oldham is a borough of fascinating contrasts.
Originally incorporated as a municipal authority in June 1849, Oldham County Borough was joined by the six urban district councils of Chadderton, Crompton, Failsworth, Lees, Royton and Saddleworth in 1974 to form Oldham Metropolitan Borough Council.
www.british-publishing.com /Pages/OldhamOG/oldham.html   (283 words)

  
 Ddistrict Placenames of Greater Manchester Townships
The Metropolitan Borough was formed in 1974 from the following local government areas: Oldham County Borough; Chadderton, Crompton, Failsworth, Lees and Royton Urban Districts of, Lancashire and Saddleworth Urban District from the West Riding of Yorkshire.
Rochdale Metropolitan Borough was formed in 1974 from the areas of Rochdale County Borough; Heywood and Middleton Municipal Boroughs and Littleborough, Milnrow and Wardle Urban Districts of Lancashire.
The present Metropolitan Borough of Stockport was formed in 1974 from the following local government areas: Stockport County Borough; Bredbury and Romiley, Cheadle and Gatley, Hazel Grove and Bramhall Marple Urban Districts all formerly in Cheshire.
www.manchester2002-uk.com /towns/gazetteer4.html   (4827 words)

  
 Open Directory - Regional:Europe:United Kingdom:England:Manchester   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Ashton-in-Makerfield is a town in the Metropolitan Borough of Wigan with a population of approximately 28,000.
Rochdale is a town in the Metropolitan Borough of Rochdale, with a population of approximately 95,000.
Wigan is the largest town in the Metropolitan Borough of Wigan, with a population of approximately 90,000.
dmoz.org /Regional/Europe/United_Kingdom/England/Manchester/desc.html   (1862 words)

  
 Clients - Case Study - Oldham MBC   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Prior to 1998, Oldham Metropolitan Borough Council's case management experience extended to the use of DebtCo within their Debt department and a time recording module from TCS.
As well as covering every area of legal services, Oldham's success can also be attributed to their attitude that SolCase can be "used for anything" and as soon as they are presented with a problem, their first thought is "how can we use SolCase to resolve it".
Lexcel: Oldham has gained Lexcel accreditation this year and as Deborah states "It would have been very difficult to achieve this without SolCase and we are proud that we managed to apply and get it within 6 months, which is a magnificent achievement".
www.solicitec.com /Clients/cs_oldham_mbc.htm   (1399 words)

  
 BBC News | ENGLAND | Riot town needs 'massive funding'
The leader of Oldham Metropolitan Borough Council, Richard Knowles, said it would cost £270m and take 30 years to replace the town's 9,000 unfit houses.
Oldham lacked "strategic direction and vision" even though the council had been effective at bidding for special initiatives.
Plans for three of the town's faith schools to open up a fifth of their places to pupils of non-Christian backgrounds are being investigated, but council leaders said they were powerless to insist on such a plan.
news.bbc.co.uk /1/low/england/1846261.stm   (528 words)

  
 MSN Encarta - Search Results - Oldham (town)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Until 1986 there was a metropolitan county council, based in Manchester.
In 1986, ten single-tier metropolitan district councils—Bolton, Bury,...
Oldham is located in the metropolitan area of Greater Manchester, south of Rochdale and...
uk.encarta.msn.com /Oldham_(town).html   (101 words)

  
 Metropolitan Borough of Oldham - Psychology Central   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The current borough was formed on April 1, 1974 by the merger of the county borough of Oldham along with the Chadderton, Crompton, Failsworth and Lees urban districts in Lancashire and Saddleworth urban district in the West Riding of Yorkshire.
Oldham Council have consistently achieved poor ratings when assessed by the Independent Auditor of councils.
Oldham Council have the highest council tax rates of any of the surrounding councils in addition to the worst assessments from the independent auditor.
psychcentral.com /psypsych/Oldham_(borough)   (220 words)

  
 Law and Order in Failsworth   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Failsworth was transferred from Failsworth Urban District Council to Oldham Metropolitan Borough Council in 1974 after the Local Government Act of 1970.
Oldham Metropolitan Borough Council is based at the Civic Centre on Rochdale Road in Oldham.
Oldham Council provides a wide range of services for the people of the Borough and manages an annual budget totalling about £500 million.
www.failsworth.info /localgovernment   (418 words)

  
 Oldham Metropolitan Borough   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
I have been in Oldham since July 2004 and in that time have been impressed with the real team approach to improving children's lives.
This is already delivering real improvements in services and we have much to be proud of in Oldham.
We are in no doubt that responding to the national agenda will be a huge challenge for us but we are determined to deliver positive outcomes for children and young people and to ensure that we demonstrate 'every child does matter' here in Oldham.
www.oldhamc4crecruitment.info   (259 words)

  
 GENfair - Oldham Local History Publications   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
About Us The history of Oldham during the nineteenth century is one of dramatic change, from obscure Penine village to cotton spinning capital of the world.
Oldham's recent history has seen the development of new industries to replace cotton, and the integration of new cultural traditions and religions.
Oldham Local Studies and Archives collects and preserves material relating to Oldham Metropolitan Borough, which includes the districts of Failsworth, Crompton, Royton, Chadderton, Lees and Saddleworth.
www.genfair.com /www.genfair.com/shop/pages/old   (128 words)

  
 Mayor of the Year Award won by Oldham's Abdul Jabbar - Stormfront White Nationalist Community   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Oldham Metropolitan Borough Council's former Mayor, Councillor Abdul Jabbar has been hailed as winner of the prestigious Mayor of the Year 2004/05 competition sponsored by The Co-operative Bank.
A true ambassador for Oldham Metropolitan Borough Council, Councillor Jabbar attended an astonishing number of civic engagements during his year in office promoting the area's image on a local, national and international level.
One of his most notable endeavours was the Charity Ball, which is a fine example of the inclusiveness he tried to generate in the Borough, along with the launch of the 'One Borough' campaign designed to unite communities and promote community cohesion...
www.stormfront.org /forum/showthread.php?t=233869   (329 words)

  
 Telegraph | News
The BNP is fielding candidates, including its national chairman, in all three of the borough's constituencies in the general election.
Of the borough's 219,000 population, 191,000 (87.4 per cent) are white, 14,000 (6.4 per cent) of Pakistani origin, 9,000 (4.1 per cent) Bangladeshi and about 5,500 from other ethnic backgrounds.
Richard Knowles, leader of the Liberal Democrat-run Oldham metropolitan borough council, said the BNP and NF "are evil racists; there are no two ways about it".
www.portal.telegraph.co.uk /news/main.jhtml?xml=/news/2001/05/29/nriot29.xml   (1035 words)

  
 Oldham Evening Chronicle SPORT
The words Oldham Metropolitan Borough have been obscured.
In 1974 when boundaries changed, several new administrative districts were created, Oldham Metropolitan Borough (in the new Greater Manchester County), being one of them.
The signs in question were erected by Oldham Metropolitan Borough and are factually correct, since they make no mention of county boundaries.
www.oldham-chronicle.co.uk /NEWS08.html   (417 words)

  
 The Oldham Metropolitan Borough Council (A627(M) Rochdale-Lancashire/Yorkshire Motorway (M62)-Oldham Special Roads) ...
The text of this Internet version of the Statutory Instrument which is published by the Queen's Printer of Acts of Parliament has been prepared to reflect the text as it was Made.
A print version is also available and is published by The Stationery Office Limited as the The Oldham Metropolitan Borough Council (A627(M) Rochdale-Lancashire/Yorkshire Motorway (M62)-Oldham Special Roads) Revocation Scheme 1989 Confirmation Instrument 1989, ISBN 0110984900.
The Oldham Metropolitan Borough Council (A627(M) Rochdale-Lancashire/Yorkshire Motorway (M62)-Oldham Special Roads) Revocation Scheme 1989 is hereby confirmed with modification.
www.opsi.gov.uk /si/si1989/Uksi_19892490_en_1.htm   (460 words)

  
 Oldham Youth Service   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Oldham Metropolitan Borough Council (OMBC) is situated in the north-east of Greater Manchester and has a population of 219,200.
Oldham Youth Service is based in the Education and Cultural Services Department.
These are: operational management of one of the three geographical areas, north, east and west divisions; the borough projects team; and finance and resources.
www.ofsted.gov.uk /reports/servicereports/oldhamuse1.htm   (2683 words)

  
 House of Commons - Environment, Transport and Regional Affairs - Appendices to the Minutes of Evidence
Memorandum by Tameside Metropolitan Borough Council (TCP 67)
Memorandum by Oldham Metropolitan Borough Council (TCP 66(a))
Supplementary Memorandum by Tameside Metropolitan Borough (TCP 67(a))
www.publications.parliament.uk /pa/cm199899/cmselect/cmenvtra/477/477a01.htm   (187 words)

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