Coronavirus update and advice

Stay at home as much as possible, work from home if you can, limit contact with other people, keep your distance if you go out (2 metres apart where possible), wash your hands regularly.

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Oldham now has a new facility in the fight against coronavirus and is piloting one of the North West’s first ’pop up’ community testing sites.

  • Walk-in, you don’t need a car to attend
  • Open seven days a week. You MUST book an appointment for a test through the NHS website, follow the links for Coronavirus (COVID-19)
  • You MUST bring a confirmation email of your appointment (print out or phone) and ID
  • You MUST wear a face covering when attending the site


Southgate Street Car Park, next to Oldham Library

If you’re a vulnerable resident and isolating, or know of a vulnerable resident that is isolating and requires help, support or emergency food supplies call 0161 770 7007 Monday to Friday, 9am – 5pm.

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