DCA members are encouraged to raise issues at meetings but we would also point out that some issues can be dealt with more promptly by Saddleworth Parish Council or Oldham Metropolitan Council. These bodies are empowered to provide solutions and follow the actions through to conclusion.
Saddleworth Parish Council
Diggle is represented on Saddleworth Parish Council under the Dobcross Ward. The following councillors represent the ward and can be contacted with any issues affecting the village:
Councillor Ms. Lesley Brown (Independent)
Councillor Mr. Mike Buckley (Liberal Democrat)
Councillor Mr. Royce Franklin (Liberal Democrat)
Saddleworth Parish Council website can be find here
In addition, Diggle belongs to Saddleworth North. This area also includes Delph, Denshaw, Dobcross, Scouthead and Austerlands. The following councillors represent Saddleworth North at Oldham Council and can be contacted with any issues affecting the area:
Councillor Mike Buckley (Liberal Democrat)
Councillor Derek Heffernan (Liberal Democrat)
0161 652 3705
Councillor Alan Roughley (Liberal Democrat)
Oldham Metropolitan Borough Council
All our councillors provide support to Diggle and the DCA. They often attend our meetings to report on particular issues and provide information affecting the community.
However, if they cannot be contacted, you may find someone able to help at Oldham Metropolitan Borough Council.
Or telephone 0161 770 3000