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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...

STATEMENT ON COVID-19 – UPDATE AS OF 23 MARCH

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...

Why should I volunteer?

Volunteering? Living in a society that is built around money, it may seem strange, that many people willingly do jobs that are unpaid. Society has taught us that if we work hard, we will be able to attain better jobs, and in turn, have more money. Money will make us...

Getting to know: Craft and Cake

As a recent volunteer at Create Oldham, I decided to get to know Create a little better, by visiting some of the weekly activities. My first visit was to the Monday night session, Craft and Cake. As someone who considers themselves not very craftsy, I was shocked to...

What can Create do for me?

Whether you’re an individual hoping to learn a new skill, a business looking for somewhere to hold a meeting, or a person who’s found themselves between jobs, Create has something for you. We are a non-profit organisation in the centre of Oldham, with a range of...

Create Manchester 2018

Create Manchester 2018

If you were putting together a crack team for a 25 hour coding marathon, and you only had one person who could write code, your dream combination might not be an acoustic consultant, and two photographers, one of whom had never written a line of code in his life. With...