Oldham’s former coal mines could soon be heating buildings across the area through a scheme that aims to tap into an unused renewable energy source.
More than 16,861 calls were made to Oldham Council’s emergency helpline since it was established at the start of the pandemic last March.
Oldham Council’s scheme is set to provide new affordable social housing and stop empty homes going to waste.
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Oldham Council had purchased the homes in order to boost the amount of affordable family accommodation available in the area.