Jim McMahon, Leader of Oldham Council
Councillor Jim McMahon, Leader of Oldham Council, has been honoured nationally for his outstanding leadership at the Councillor Achievement Awards.
Councillor McMahon was announced the winner of the ‘Leader of the Year’ title last night (Tuesday, February 25) at a local government gathering in London – which celebrated [...]
‘Secret Life of You and Me’ – Lowri Evans
Oldham Library is joining forces with Oldham Coliseum Theatre to bring a whirlwind programme of live events to the borough.
Live@thelibrary is an exciting journey of adventure, laughter and theatrical drama with new work by theatre companies and artists. Four unique events will take place [...]
Event: David Gest’s Legends of Soul Live Concert
Where: West St, Oldham, OL1 1QJ
When: Wednesday, February 19, 2014
An all-star line-up of rhythm and blues legends comes to Oldham’s Queen Elizabeth Hall.
The original Grammy Award-Winning Temptations lead singer Dennis Edwards (‘Papa Was A Rollin’ Stone’ & ‘I Can’t [...]
The Christmas festivities continue in Oldham Town Centre all this week, culminating in the free Winter Wonderland at the weekend.
On Tuesday 10th December enjoy Christmas favourites from Oldham Music Centre’s award-winning senior ensembles at the Queen Elizabeth Hall £7, £5 concessions. Start is 7.30pm. A day later it is the turn of the youngsters with the [...]
Mammatus Clouds over Bingley (Photo: M. Hartshome)
A cold, cloudy but largely dry day. Road surfaces will be close to or just below zero in the early evening to the north and east side of Oldham. Cloud will then thicken through the evening bringing some outbreaks of rain, sleet and snow, and milder temperatures. [...]
Self Portrait: Woodcut
Gallery Oldham is delighted to be able to showcase the work of one of the most important artists to emerge from South Africa in the 20th century. The work of Albert Adams, from the collection of the University of Salford, will be on show from November 30 until April 19.
Albert Adams [...]
Opportunities for training update!
These are new or on-going opportunities available to apply for within Oldham council:
(Click each link for details on how to apply)
· Oldham Council Traineeship Programme
To apply for any of the above vacancies, follow the link below to complete [...]
Oldham Council has revealed the final arrangements and running order for when Oldham Edge hosts ‘The Big Bang’ on Bonfire Night.
Local residents are invited to enjoy a spectacular evening of free family entertainment at the grassed parkland site – near to Oldham town centre – on Tuesday, November 5. Gates will open at 5pm and [...]
Oldham has scooped the title of Best City*, for the fourth year in a row, at the prestigious Royal Horticultural Society’s North West in Bloom competition.
The judges were bowled over by Oldham’s entry and awarded the Borough the top prize at an awards ceremony held in Southport Theatre and Convention Centre that was attended [...]
From Parents of Oldham in Touch (P.O.I.N.T)
Marketplace event for additional needs and disabilities at the Queen Elizabeth Hall, Oldham onFriday 27th September, 5.30pm to 8.00pm
If you or anyone in your family has an additional need or a disability then come along to this fantastic free event where you will be able to meet service [...]