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Coronavirus: Information and advice

1. Towns Fund

Oldham is among 101 pioneer towns selected to develop a Town Deal worth in the region of £25-50 million. The towns have been chosen because they have a proud industrial and economic heritage but have not always benefitted from economic growth in the same way as more prosperous areas.

The funding will come from the Towns Fund, a £3.6 billion government initiative which was announced in September 2019.  The Oldham Town Deal Board has been formed to develop the bid for up to a maximum of £50 million to support regeneration projects in Oldham town centre.  You can view the areas able to benefit from the bid on the map below:

Town Investment Plan

The Town Investment Plan is the bid for £41 million for projects in Oldham town centre, as developed by the Oldham Town Deal Board:


For more detailed information, follow the Towns Fund Prospectus link below: