Events

Join us and help raise funds for local good causes!

Shark Dive, March

Are you looking for a Jawsome experience swimming with sharks! Your shark encounter will take place at Blue Plant Aquarium Caribbean Reef exhibit, home to Europe’s largest collection of sharks. You will be diving with Sand Tiger Sharks, Nurse Sharks, a Lemon Shark, a Zebra Shark, Guitar Sharks, Southern Atlantic Stingrays and various other smaller sharks and fish. They are all waiting to meet you and we’re sure your looking forward to meeting them. Ask family and friends to sponsor you and raise funds for local organisations across Oldham.

Ben Nevis Climb, 15 June 

Have you started off the new year with plans to do a bit more exercise or to take part in a challenge? Join us for our Ben Nevis Trek on 15th June and complete both at the same time. The walk will be led by UProjects mountain walk leaders who will lead you to the top of the highest Mountain in Britain safely.

There are only 15 spaces maximum, be sure to sign up quickly!! We are asking all participants to achieve £125 in sponsorship for the Action Oldham Fund. Book your place here https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/ben-nevis-trek-for-action-oldham-fund-tic...

Zip Wire, July

Join our team of high flyers as we prepare for a truly unique and exhilarating experience; the fastest zip line in the world. Soar over Penrhyn Quarry where you can travel at speeds of over 100mph while you take in the breath-taking views and feel the freedom of flight. Registration Fee for the event will cost between £71 and £89 depending on the number of participants. 

Tandem Skydive, Date TBC

Stop dreaming - Start flying! Take to the skies and join us for this high flying challenge. Whether you want to face your fears or tick a skydive off your bucket list - this is the event for you. The tandem skydive is taking place at Black Knights Parachute Centre in Lancaster. 

Tough Mudder, 7 September 

To celebrate Action Oldham Funds 6th birthday we are putting together a team to conquer a Tough Mudder Challenge. The event will be held at Cholmondeley Castle, will be 5K and will have 13 obstacles to overcome.

To register for any of the events above please contact susan.pownall@actiontogether.org.uk