oldham lockdown museum

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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This Year

We are asking you to send us written records of your life in Oldham during the last year of the pandemic. Lesley Reece submitted this poem to Oldham’s Lockdown Museum. […]
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First an epidemic abroad, then a pandemic at home

Oldham resident Rosetta Ceesay worked in Gambia during the Ebola epidemic, which meant she was more prepared for life here during the Covid-19 pandemic than many of us. Here she shares what she learnt during her time in Gambia, and how it has shaped her approach to lockdowns in Oldham.
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