What's on inOldham


Welcome to Oldham

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Oldham - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Oldham to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Oldham

21
JAN
City vs Tottenham Premium Seats
Etihad Stadium

City vs Tottenham Premium Seats at Etihad Stadium in Manchester on Saturday 21 January 2017. Whats the best thing about going to watch City vs Tottenham Premium Seats live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online…

Location: 4.7 miles away
Category: Sports

21
JAN
Donny Osmond
Manchester Arena

Donny Osmond is a real life American legend. He has been entertaining audiences of both screen and stage for more than 50 years. From teen idol to radio DJ Donny Osmond has done it all.…

Location: 5.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

21
JAN
Tommy Emmanuel
Royal Northern College Of Music

Two‐time Grammy award nominee Tommy Emmanuel will come to Cambridge as part of his 50th anniversary world tour.This legendary guitarist is one of Australias most respected musicians. Tommys unique style he calls it simply finger…

Location: 6.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

22
JAN
County Brides Wedding Fayre
Shrigley Hall

Shrigley Hall Hotel is a 19th century Mansion set in 262 acres of beautiful countryside with a sweeping driveway leading to the Hall Shrigley Hall has its own 18 hole champion Golf course & picturesque lake with views over the Cheshire Plains.…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01942 206446
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22
JAN
Black Sabbath
Manchester Arena

I think the only way to describe this band is legends Black Sabbath have been around since 1969 and they are still one of the most entertaining bands to see live today. You dont even…

Location: 5.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

22
JAN
The Felice Brothers
Manchester Gorilla

The Felice Brothers at Manchester Gorilla in Manchester on Sunday 22 January 2017. Youve all heard of horror stories of getting scammed by ticket touts havent you Well BritEvents have come up with the perfect solution ‐ a ticket price comparison…

Location: 6.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

22
JAN
The Flaming Lips
Manchester Academy 1

The Flaming Lips at Manchester Academy 1 in Manchester on Sunday 22 January 2017. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest The Flaming Lips tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster…

Location: 6.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

23
JAN
Amazon Masterclass training - Manchester
Rise ( Enter via Grindsmith Cafe)

Amazon marketplace has brought great opportunity and growth to lots of businesses in the UK and the same can also apply to your business. This course helps you explore the untapped potential to grow your business with Amazon. In this informative session…

Location: 6.5 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 02922 362596
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23
JAN
Email Marketing Training - Manchester
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In recent years social media has added a diverse number of marketing opportunities for businesses to cover ‐ including Facebook pages tweeting and sponsored ads on LinkedIn. In this time many companies have forgotten or overlooked email marketing and some have discounted…

Location: 6.5 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 02922 362596
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25
JAN
eBay Masterclass Training Course- Manchester
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If you are an established eBay seller who is achieving or aiming fast growth this masterclass is perfect for you.We will explore several simple easy to implement processes that we have proven to lead to increase sales and repeat business in the…

Location: 6.5 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 02922 362596
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25
JAN
Google PPC for eCommerce ( Google Shopping)Trainin
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Even if youve never heard of Google Shopping before ‐ youve almost certainly seen it in action Just try searching Google for specific product or brand names and an array of pictures prices and merchants will appear ‐ right at the top…

Location: 6.5 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 02922 362596
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25
JAN
Our Stories photography exhibition
St. James House

Open10am 3pm DailyCost Free Public AdmissionThe Photographic Angle put a call out to photographers who use the camera as a tool for documenting the natural social and political landscapes of our times. From photographs…

Location: 6.1 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 08000 287338
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25
JAN
Workplace Pensions and Benefits: Managing a modern
Adelphi House

Throughout the Workplace Pensions and Benefits: Managing a modern workforce Conference delegates will have the chance to put their questions directly to speakers with a wealth of knowledge in these complex areas and network with other delegates who share the same interests.…

Location: 6.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: +44(0)1612 958150
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26
JAN
Digital Marketing Planning Fast Track 1-Day Traini
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Our Digital Marketing fast‐track training has been specially designed for busy marketing professionals and company ownersdirectors. This workshop will give your business a roadmap forprioritised digital strategies and help you plan your marketing activities for both immediate andlong‐term gain. The training is…

Location: 6.5 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 02922 362596
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26
JAN
Stop - Don't take your PC to the tip!
Computers 4 Africa

This repurpose alternative is both a green and free solution so the charity urges the local community in Manchester to donate their unwanted working IT equipment.From PCs laptops and TFT monitors to mice smartphones keyboards and leads all will be welcome at…

Location: 8.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 03000 112233
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26
JAN
Marvel Universe Live
Manchester Arena

Marvel Universe Live at Manchester Arena in Manchester on Thursday 26 January 2017. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch Marvel Universe Live live in…

Location: 5.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

29
JAN
Muslim Marriage Events Manchester
Royal Nawaab Manchester

The event is acting as an intermediary for people who are seeking marriage partners. The setting is very much open to all individuals to speak with each other. However we will have advisors that will support individuals who feel shy or need…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07738 638325
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30
JAN
Amazon FBA Training - Manchester
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Fulfilled by Amazon is one of the most advanced fulfilment networks in the UK and indeed the world. It has made a significant impact to retailers as they look to take advantage of out‐sourced warehousing; quick dispatch and of course free delivery…

Location: 6.5 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 02922 362596
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30
JAN
Manchester Online Seller Meetup
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Manchester Online Seller Meetup is freefor online sellers and retailers. Our events are perfect for any business aiming to grow online nationally or internationally. If you are thinking of starting to sell online you will learn proven strategies and tactics quicker…

Location: 6.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 02922 362596
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02
FEB
The Allied Health Professionals Conference and Exh
Adelphi House

The Allied Health Professionals Conference 2017 boasts a variety of outstanding speakers from across the health sector. Each one has been handpicked based on their expertise and achievements ensuring that delegates enjoy only the highest quality presentations. A wide number of topics…

Location: 6.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: +44(0)1612 952385
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03
FEB
Paul Carrack
Bridgewater Hall

English singersongwriter and multi‐instrumentalist Paul Carrack has seen major music success as a band member and solo performer since the 1970s. Playing with Ace Roxy Music Squeeze Mike and the Mechanics he has also released…

Location: 6.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

04
FEB
Manchester Wine Tasting Experience Day ' New World
The Midland Hotel

OurManchester Wine‐Tasting Coursesare fantastic days out learning about wine in a relaxed and fun environment ‐ suitable for everyone from the absolute beginner through to budding wine enthusiast. Its a fullWine‐Tasting Experience Daywhere youll taste 14 Wines learn about food and wine…

Location: 6.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 03452 998652
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04
FEB
City vs Swansea Premium Seats
Etihad Stadium

City vs Swansea Premium Seats at Etihad Stadium in Manchester on Saturday 04 February 2017. Whats the best thing about going to watch City vs Swansea Premium Seats live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online…

Location: 4.7 miles away
Category: Sports

11
FEB
Mind Body Spirit Event
Stockport Masonic Guildhall

50 Exhibitors Joining us for the 10th anniversary event year at Stockport ‐ come along and join this uplifting experience with the opening workshop being a meditation & an abundance attunement.International Mediums ‐ Simon Goodfellow Ali Mather Stephanie J. King & others…

Location: 9.1 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07828 187468
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12
FEB
Cancer Research UK Manchester Winter Run
Etihad Stadium

After a successful debut and a fantastically warm welcome from the city in 2016 the Cancer Research UK Manchester Winter Run will return to the Etihad Campus on Sunday 12th February 2017.The race which last year attracted over 3000 runners features a…

Location: 4.7 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 02083 913913
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14
FEB
Bianca Del Rio
O2 Apollo Manchester

Bianca Del Rio at O2 Apollo Manchester in Manchester on Tuesday 14 February 2017. Its bloomin hard work tracking down the best seats at the best prices so why dont you let us do it. Our clever system imports all the…

Location: 6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

15
FEB
Speed Dating in Manchester
Missoula

Speed Dating in Manchester for 20s & 30s on Wednesday 15th February 2017Book here ‐ http:www.slowdating.comspeed‐datingmanchester106488.aspx ‐ by clicking on the link to meet new people at Manchesters most popular singles night How speed dating in Manchester works ‐ When you arrive…

Location: 6 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 02380 784694
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17
FEB
Jack Whitehall
Manchester Arena

Big Brother and Mock The Week star Jack Whitehall continues to impress his fans across the UK on his continuing tour. Just 21 years of age Jack has often been compared to Russell Brand…

Location: 5.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

19
FEB
Pet Shop Boys
Manchester Arena

British post‐modern synth pop that's sold 50 million records world wide earning the award from the Guinness Book of World Records no less of being the most accomplished English duo in the history of U.K.…

Location: 5.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

24
FEB
Head and neck imaging refresher course 2017
Museum of Science and Industry

ABOUT THIS EVENT This will be the 3rd annual RSM and BSHNI head & neck imaging refresher course. The refresher format constitutes a 3 year rolling program covering the following areas:Year 1: ENTYear 2: Maxillofacial orbitalYear 3: Soft tissue thyroidThe…

Location: 6.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 02072 903928
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Tourist Attractions


Imperial War Museum North

The museum tells people's stories of war and its impact. Built by Daniel Libeskind to resemble three shards of a shattered globe, representing conflict on land, air and water.Opened at The Quays in Trafford Park, Manchester in July 2002 and created to give northern audiences access to the…

Museum of Science and Industry

See thunderous cotton machinery demonstrated by our Presenters in the Textile Gallery.Weekdays 3:00pmWeekends 11:00am & 3:00pm…

The Lowry

A dazzling, award winning building in a stunning waterside location. One of the most exciting art galleries in Britain, explore L S Lowry's life and work in ways that might surprise you and discover something new in our other gallery spaces. Opening its door to the…

Urbis

Urbis explores Urban culture and the cities of today and tomorrow through four floors of exhibitions about city life. Our exhibition programme features international large‐scale exhibitions offering unique insights into the dynamic culture of the modern city, with innovative explorations of design, architecture, graffiti, music and the…

City Art Gallery

Manchester Art Gallery houses one of the UK's finest art collections in spectacular surroundings. The Gallery has recently benefited from a £35m transformation and has superb visitor facilities and friendly, welcoming staff. There are currently around 25,000 items in the collection and over 2,000 of these…

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