Welcome to the createspace

Create Oldham is a place for people to be creative – whether it’s writing code, making things with fabrics, woodworking or taking photographs there’s an opportunity to work with others in a friendly informal environment.

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Flexible desk hire for startups, sole traders and SME’s with high speed internet, FREE refreshments and surrounded by likeminded people.


If you’re a freelancer, micro business or SME you’re welcome to join our friendly community of co-workers.

  • Desk and chair
  • High speed internet
  • Tea and coffee on tap
  • Kitchen Facilities
  • Printer
  • Meeting areas
  • Professional environment


Part 2: A Teachers Guide To Home Educating (for a bit!)

Since I posted the first blog, there have been a wild variety of new resources shared! I thought I would update you and share more. The Beat Goes On - Online Music Lesson https://www.youtube.com/user/OllieTunmer The Beat Goes On are a percussion company who while...

A Teacher’s Guide To Temporarily Home Educating

With the Corona virus hot on everyone's mind, as a primary school teacher I have some advice and websites you can access for home learning in the event your child's school does close / become an unsafe place to be. Please note, these are my personal recommendations as...


Following the Prime Minister’s announcement this evening, we have no choice but to close the Create Space with immediate effect. We will not be opening tomorrow, and we won’t be able to accommodate people collecting their stuff from the Space until such time as these...

Create Oldham signs up to be Digital Futures Ambassador

At Create Oldham we’ve committed to being a responsible member of Manchester’s tech community, one that is committed to actively developing the region’s talent pipeline.. That’s why we’ve registered to become a Digital Futures Ambassador – so we can join the 250...

A makerspace(also referred to as a createlab, createerspace or createspace) is a community-operated, Not For Profit, workspace where people with common interests, often in computers, machining, technology, craft, science, digital art or electronic art, can meet, socialise and collaborate.

If you’re interested in doing interesting things the makerspace is designed with you in mind. The workshop is home to a host of equipment, resources and workspaces to help you realise your ideas.

  • 3D Printers
  • 3D Scanner
  • Laser Cutter
  • Soldering stations
  • Electronics lab
  • Wood working tool


All groups suspended due to Covid-19

Sharing and collaboration with like minded individuals.

Create Oldham offers a wide range of meetups and usergroups for topics from textiles to technology. Meetups allow like minded people to get together to share resources and experience, to socialise and collaborate.

Currently meetings in the space include: Oldham WordPress User Group, Crafty Create, Table top gaming, and much more.

If you or your organisation would like to hold a meetup at Create Oldham then get in touch.