Ordsall Community Arts

Ordsall Community Arts produces celebratory art and events with local people in inner-city Ordsall, Salford. We work with local residents, local artists, volunteers, voluntary groups and organisations, as well as statutory partners, to make the most of all the resources available to the local community.


We specialise in creating celebratory projects which enrich a sense of local identity and pride in the place we live in. Children and adults all contribute to making our projects special. Please have a look at our                              page to see some our favourite projects.

In 2016 we produced 'On the Shoulders of Giants supported by the Heritage Lottery and working alongside many of our community partners, groups and residents.

Incredibly, OCA will be 40 years old in 2018. We are already planning spectacular celebrations so.....

Lighting the Legend 2016 Report


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Lighting the Legend 2017

We've done lots of work already on the lanterns and are well on the way to having a great show this year! We're working with lots of local groups, making pyramid lanterns and special shapes to commemorate everyones favourite local buildings...............read more