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Sunflower: Growing Guide

Our Natural History curator gives you some top tip on how to grow your sunflower in one of our amazing Spring Thing activities.
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Origami Plant Pot

Recycle your old newspaper and practise your origami skills by making these simple and very useful plant pots!
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Peter Rabbit Treasure Trail – 1

Join Oldham Libraries for a Peter Rabbit Treasure Trail this Easter as part of our Spring Thing activities.
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Oldham’s Lockdown Museum: Collecting Covid-19

Gallery Oldham has been collecting material that will show future generations how Oldham lived through the global Covid-19 pandemic.
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Oldham’s Lockdown Museum: One year in Andy Powell

It is a whole year since lockdown began and some of the contributor’s to Oldham’s Lockdown Museum are reflecting on the last year. Here’s Digital Trainer, Andy Powell’s story.
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Remembering Patti Mayor, the artist activist

This is one of two blogs marking International Women’s Day, exploring the artist Patti Mayor and her legacy. This blog has been written by Francine McMahon, a post-graduate student currently studying MA Art Gallery and Museum Studies at The University of Manchester. Prior to this, Francine did an undergraduate degree in Philosophy. She is currently on placement at Gallery Oldham working as a collections researcher. Francine’s interest in the relationships between art, design and social history are explored in this post, looking at them through the theme of women’s rights protests.
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