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Vintage Worx Commemorate VE Day in Rochdale with Online Afternoon Tea Party

Published date: 
Monday, 11th May 2020

Tea-rrific volunteers have put together 50 special Victory in Europe (VE Day) afternoon tea boxes for Rochdale residents who are socially isolating due to the coronavirus outbreak.  

The 75th anniversary of VE Day, marking the end of the Second World War in Europe, was commemorated on Friday, 8 May. Despite coronavirus restrictions, councillors Rachel Massey and Wendy Cocks along with Tracie Powers and her daughter, Sam, who run the Vintage Worx community hub in Falinge Park were determined to celebrate the day. 

N Brown Donate Over 1,800 Items of Clothing to Action Together

Published date: 
Wednesday, 6th May 2020

Retailer provides clothing for crisis support organisations.

Greater Manchester retailer N Brown has made an incredible donation to Action Together.

The company have donated 1,824 items of clothing, to be shared amongst seven organisations supporting people across Oldham borough.

N Brown, one of the top 10 clothing digital retailers in the UK, is home to brands including JD Williams, Simply B and Jacamo. The company picked and boxed the clothing, providing vulnerable people in Oldham with much needed items. Phil Barnes, Director of Supply Chain at N Brown, said:

Safeguarding Children's Partnership Launch New Website

Published date: 
Tuesday, 28th April 2020
Oldham LSCP logo

We have now launched the new Safeguarding Children’s Partnership website and the Safeguarding Oldham Twitter account.  The website has lots of information and resources for parents and carers, professionals, children and young people.

In particular, in the absence of theur face to face training during lockdown, the training pages of the website are offering online training and resources on a range of safeguarding themes starting with Domestic Abuse so please check it out.

Tameside homelessness charity launches emergency appeal

Published date: 
Thursday, 23rd April 2020
Emmaus Mossley say thank you

Local charity Emmaus Mossley is appealing for help during the current coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis to ensure its support of formerly homeless people continues.

Emmaus Mossley is a charity that provides a home, work and individual support to people who have experienced homelessness. The temporary closure of Emmaus Mossley’s Secondhand Superstore due to the coronavirus situation poses a significant risk to the charity.

Take Part Oldham

Published date: 
Wednesday, 22nd April 2020
Take Part Oldham

Get Creative online with free creative activities and inspiration from Oldham’s Libraries, Arts and Heritage Services!

Oldham’s libraries and cultural spaces may be closed for the time being but there are still lots of things you can get involved with while we’re away! 

Whether you’re looking for ideas to keep the kids occupied, a creative challenge for your online parties or something to inspire you and support your wellbeing this is the place for you!

Denton and Audenshaw Rotary

Published date: 
Thursday, 9th April 2020

Our aim is to help to fund activities that will bring people together and make a difference in our community. We have helped around 20 local groups in the last 12 months.

Do you want to make your community a better place, do you like to get involved in worthwhile projects, do you want to make a difference. If you answered YES to these questions you already have the heart of a Rotarian so come along and join us. We would like to hear from any voluntary or community group in the Denton and Audenshaw area.