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Our reporter Lee Wild caught up with Belle Vue's CEO Adrian Smith and Director of Speedway Mark Lemon ahead of next week's groundbreaking meeting at the National Speedway Stadium.
Oldham RLFC have confirmed that Dan Abram, consistency personified in League One and Championship since leaving St Helens as a 19-year-old, has signed a new one-year contract to cement his stay at Oldham where his dad, Darren, was a free-scoring centre more than 20 years ago.
City, who are odds-on at Betfred to regain the Premier League title, are 4/11 to score the most league goals this season.
Old Glossop 2nd XI are celebrating a double trophy triumph.
We caught up with Curzon Ashton Football Club Military Veterans Development Officer, Isaac Keast to preview an event happening at the Tameside Stadium on Tuesday, November 10.
Due to the ongoing nature of Covid-19, school sport and PE has changed across the country.
We were at the Vestacare Stadium today, home of Avro Football Club, speaking to chairman Rob Fuller.
National League outfit Stockport County proved too much for Curzon on Saturday, as the Nash were condemned to a 2-0 defeat Edgeley Park.
Live Premiership Speedway level team action returns to the National Speedway Stadium on Thursday, September 24 and supporters will have the opportunity to live stream the event from the comfort of home.
Liam Bent, whose obsession with tackling is legendary at Oldham, has signed a new one-year deal covering 2021 so he can aim to achieve his ambition of helping Roughyeds to consolidate in the Betfred Championship.
The Lancashire and Cheshire AFL has set up the programme for the first league fixtures of the season this coming Saturday after much hard work by league and club officials has been undertaken to make this possible with plenty more still to be done.
Fans planning to attend Ashton United’s opening league fixture at Stafford Rangers this weekend need to register their interest in advance.
Here we are, about to start a new football season, still in the middle of all the restrictions to our lives due to the Covid19 pandemic.
Glossop Rugby Club opened their doors at the weekend for a “Return to Rugby” weekend.
Four of our local sides have discovered who they'll meet in the FA Cup first round qualifying.
In today's chat with BetFred's Peter Spencer, we reflect on the the opening fixtures in the Premier League, look ahead to the Carabao Cup tie between Everton and Salford City on Wednesday, and preview the Challenge Cup clash between St Helens and Warrington Wolves.
Here’s our review of last weekend’s action in the Greater Manchester Cricket League.
FA Cup Preliminary Round: Mossley 3-0 St Helens Town
FA Cup Preliminary Round: Ashton United 2-0 Squires Gate
Celtic progressed through to the Emirates FA Cup First Qualifying Round after beating Stocksbridge Park Steels 3-1 at The Eco Power Stadium, live infront of the BBC television cameras.
'Sports Talk' launches on Friday night from 7-9pm, hosted by Manchester City aficianado and former BBC Manchester presenter, Ian Cheeseman.
The new Premier League season kicks off on Saturday with all eyes on champions Liverpool against new boys Leeds at Anfield.
In the first of his weekly columns, comedian and Manchester United fan, Steve Shanyaski looks ahead to the new season and tells us what he's hoping for at Old Trafford.
Aldwinians Rugby Club is appealing to the local community to help raise £10,000 towards the general running of the club and to fix the leaky roof at Audenshaw Park.
ON and off the field in the last five seasons Oldham RL forward Jack Spencer has been able to walk tall as a loyal, hard-working and much respected player and person.
The RFL will continue to work with those Betfred Championship and League 1 clubs who are keen to return to action earlier than the scheduled start of the 2021 season after an agreement that it is not feasible to arrange a one-off competition this autumn.
Hyde avenged their early season defeat with a comfortable six wicket win at Cheadle on Saturday.
Pre-Season Friendly: Longridge Town 0-4 Stalybridge Celtic
Old Glossop are celebrating after scooping the Hawke Trophy.
Ashton United's pre-season fixture against Altrincham, scheduled to take place this evening, has been postponed due to an external Covid-19 contact tracing issue being highlighted.
The National League has announced its fixtures for the forthcoming season - and Curzon Ashton open their account with a home game against Alfreton Town
In the first of his weekly columns for Quest Media Network, Manchester City aficionado Ian Cheeseman talks of his struggle to adapt to football behind closed doors and previews his new show, 'Sports Talk', which will air this Friday from 7-9pm on Tameside Radio.
FA Cup: Curzon Ashton Women 7-2 Haslingden
In today's chat with BetFred's Peter Spencer, we reflect on England's 1-0 victory over Iceland in the Nation's League on Saturday and also look ahead to Tuesday's clash against Denmark.
The EFL got underway at the weekend, and Sunday’s offering on the TV came from the Brentford Community Stadium - the first game there after they left Griffin Park, home for 116 years.
Here's what happened in the Greater Manchester Cricket League over the weekend.
Stalybridge Celtic's Emirates FA Cup preliminary round tie against Stocksbridge Park Steels has been selected for live broadcast by BBC Sport.
In today's chat, Mark Philip and Lee Wild reflect on the cancelled speedway season at Belle Vue Speedway.
A Denton gym is rising from the ashes following a change in ownership.
Excitement is building at Mossley’s Seel Park ahead of the Women’s Team FA Cup debut on Sunday.
Following the coronavrius outbreak, the Stalybridge Snooker League was forced to postpone activity until further notice.
Mossley have captured the loan signing of Rochdale forward, Keaton Mulvey.
Here are Glossop North End's fixtures for the upcoming campaign in the Northern Premier League South East Division.
Here are Mossley's fixtures for the upcoming campaign in the Northern Premier League North West Division.
Here are Stalybridge Celtic's fixtures for the upcoming campaign in the Northern Premier League Premier Division.
Here are Hyde United's league fixtures for the upcoming campaign in the Northern Premier League Premier Division.
Here are Ashton United's fixtures for the upcoming campaign in the Northern Premier League Premier Division.
In today's chat with BetFred's Alan Firkins, we reflect on last weekend's Super League results and discuss how they've affected the Grand Final odds.
This season has been shortened to a 10 week programme, after the delayed start arising from the Covid lockdown, and the second half of the ‘season’ started on Saturday.
Stardust Dance Centre, like all dance schools in the country, had to temporarily close their doors in March of this year.
Oldham chairman Chris Hamilton (pictured) was a special guest of the Rugby Football League at a function in Huddersfield on Saturday to mark the sport's 125th birthday and to add Joseph Platt of Oldham, first secretary of the breakaway Northern Union in 1895, to Rugby League's Roll of Honour.
Mossley Women avenged last weeks defeat by beating Ashton United 9-1 at Hurst Cross.
Here are this weekend's football fixtures.