Genealogy Club

Find out more about local and family history at Oldham Local Studies and Archives.

  • The Genealogy Club currently meets at the Link Centre on the 1st Thursday of the month at 10.30am.

This group is run by the University of the Third Age.

Oldham Historical Research Group

Oldham Historical Research Group meet on the third Wednesday of each month, 7pm for anyone interested in local history. Upcoming talks include:

  • 16 May: 'Sarah Hallam: An Oldham-born nurse who went to Belgium in 1914, escaped from the German occupation and served near Ypres for the rest of the war.’

Special event: 4 Nov Remembering Passchendaele

Featuring archives; a display; photographs and biographies of Oldhamers killed in action; and photographs of graves in Belgium

Drop-in any time between 10am and 3.30pm

To find out more visit: