Join the Friends of Broadhurst Clough for a special journey to identify the different forms of Fungi found in the area. Interesting stuff!  

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Join the Friends Of Platt Fields Park and Buzz MCR for a day of gardening at the Shakespeare Gardens. Join other like minded gardeners and enjoy creating something together .

Odd Arts’ new ‘Creative Community Resettlement’ programme offers creative support and opportunities for people who have experienced adversity, trauma or have been in prison. Currently Odd Arts receives referrals from prisons, mental health organisations, housing associations and charities. However, any adult or young person facing additional barriers or mental health challenges is encouraged to apply. […]

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Submissions are open for the Manchester Open 2022 exhibition. The Manchester Open is an art exhibition that welcomes artwork from anybody. Whether you’re a professional artist or creating art for the first time – you can submit your work to be displayed in the Manchester Open. HOME believes that everyone is an artist. This is […]

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September 2021 sees the triumphant return of Góbéfest. This free weekend-long festival celebrates the music, dance, culture, food and drink of the region of Transylvania. Expect sausages, goulash, craft beer and super strength fruit brandy Palinka. There’ll also be lots of folk dance alongside live Eastern European music. The three day-long free event will take […]

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Would you like to enjoy Castlefield Gallery at your own pace? ‘Slow Saturday’ offers an opportunity to book a timed visit to the Gallery so that you don’t feel rushed when you are experiencing the exhibitions. You will be able to enjoy the Gallery’s new exhibitions: The Annotated Reader and The Naming of Things. Tickets […]

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Take a trip to Gorton Park for a range of multi-sport activities provided by Manchester Young Community Champions. Pop down and get active. Sessions take place from 10:00 am – 2:00 pm from Monday – Thursday.

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Head down to the Lakeside Cafe at Boggart Hole Clough on 24 August for a free summer fishing club.

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On your next visit to Heaton Park why not pop inside the museum or take a trip on one of the Park’s trams? Tram rides take place most Saturdays and Sundays (weather permitting). Learn more about the fascinating history of the Tramway, experience a ride on a tram and hear more about upcoming projects at […]

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This tour of Heaton Hall and Park includes a rare visit inside the house as well as a tour around the park. Visit the Stables, the tramway, the boating lake and even Manchester’s original town hall. You’ll also be able to take in superb views of Manchester from the highest point in the city, the […]