Things to do near Miles Platting and Newton Heath, Manchester
Home to the humble beginnings of Manchester United Football Club and more recently Manchester’s new media industry, take a look at some of the things to do near Miles Platting and Newton Heath, Manchester.
Since the launch of The Sharp Project in 2011, Miles Platting and Newton Heathh has established itself at the cutting edge of Manchester’s new media industry. The Sharp Project is home to over 60 digital entrepreneurs and production companies. The project also supports Sharp Futures, a social enterprise that supports young people into employment in the creative digital sector.
Nearby green spaces include Clayton Vale, a local nature reserve. Located within the Medlock River valley, with a play area, pond and dipping platform, Clayton Vale is a lush haven where everyone can enjoy nature.