11/03/20: Army Cadets head to Carnival!
Young army cadets will be bringing their stall to the carnival for the first time this year. They will be recruiting new cadets and will offer advice to interested young people.

11/03/20:The Accent Van?
Manchester university is studying local dialect in Oldham, in particular, differences within Oldham's population. Do Moorside people have subtle differences in their lingo than, say, people from Chadderton, etc. The ACCENT VAN will be on hand at Carnival20 to record local voices for their study. Have your say on the day, look for the Accent Van amongst the stalls.

11/03/20: It's the Blue Tiffin Community Stage!
We are pleased to announce that the Blue Tiffin restaurant is to be our community stage sponsor this year. The popular eating place on Higginshaw Lane, Royton, has been a keen supporter of Oldham Carnival over the years. "I would like to thank Blue Tiffin for their continued support," said Carnival Event Director, Paul Davies. The stage will now be called the 'Blue Tiffin Community Stage'. Read the full story....click the link in the Articles panel on the right.

02/03/20: Mayoress Comes to Carnival 2020

Oldham's Mayor has agreed to attend our event this year. A chance to have your selfies done and meet with her - Cllr Jenny Harrison. We'll do our best to make sure Her Mayoress is introduced to all the stallholders. It'll be the first time for many years that the Mayor has visited our event and we're looking forward to it.

02/03/20: Charity Stalls - Join Us for the Day!
We are taking applications, from charities and community groups, for stall space at the event. Spaces are free but groups MUST complete the short online form on the carnival website. There are limited places so book early to promote your group or charity. Please apply by clicking the 'Stalls' link above.

02/03/20: Performing on the Community Stage
WOW! Our community Stage was a treat last year, with hundreds of children and teenagers taking the opportunity to express their talents - and there are many talented individuals and groups in Oldham. We're hoping for the same this year. Applications from local theatre groups, youth groups and dance groups are now being taken for those coveted slots on the stage. Does your group have what it takes? Then apply by clicking the 'Stage' link above.