Tameside Hospital First To Ban Sugar

    An NHS hospital has become the first in the country to go “sugar free” in its canteen and vending machines. Tameside Hospital in Greater Manchester has banned all sugary snacks and fizzy drinks, swapping them for healthier options. The only drinks available are tea, coffee, milk and water. Management say it comes after […]

Hyde Clarendon To Be Demolished ASAP

Representing Clarendon Sixth Form College, CBRE has completed the sale of a development site on Clarendon Road in Hyde, Tameside to the housebuilder for an undisclosed sum. Want to see the inside? Watch our video: Outline planning permission has already been granted for the development of 96 homes at the site, and work is expected […]

The Millionaire Film Geek From Denton

It’s one of the world’s top internet sites…but the inspiration for it started in a Tameside living room with a marathon viewing of the film ‘Alien’. The Internet Movie Database, or IMDb.com, is used by millions each day, thanks to the childhood film obsession of founder Col Needham. With cast, credits and photos from virtually […]

First Successful Head Transplant!

The world’s first human head transplant has been carried out on a corpse in China, according to an Italian Professor Sergio Canavero. Dr Xiaoping Ren, who grafted a head onto the body of a monkey in 2016, carried out the operation, which took 18 hours. The professor said: “The first human transplant on human cadavers […]

Oreo Is Making Flavoured Candy Canes!

Is Christmas even Christmas if you don’t eat your own weight in sweets? I mean, it’s not the most important part of the Yuletide season, but it’s up there. All the novelty sweets are epic, and this year Oreo has outdone itself. Who knew that you could do so much with Oreos? The company has […]

Dunder Mifflin LEGO!

After nine seasons filled with pranks, gags, awkward jokes, and just a few too many “That’s what she said’s,” the finale of NBC’s The Office aired on May 16, 2013. While the beloved show probably won’t be getting a reboot anytime soon, LEGO fans may someday be able to recreate the cast’s shenanigans with their […]

Local Lights Shambles

It’s Christmas time. The lights are up in our homes and the presents are being bought. But what about our towns Christmas lights? Remeber when the light switch on’s were the biggest event of the year? Fireworks, rides and some amazing local acts. It was something to be proud of. Fast forward a few years and […]

Britain has voted to name two gritting lorries and the winners are genius

A council in Britain is nobly honouring democracy by getting the public to vote on names for their two new gritter lorries. Doncaster Council has taken up the challenge Oldham Council started the tradition last year. Doncaster asked the public to name two newcomers, begging them to please let Boaty McBoatface die. Please. It is time for a new era […]