An up-and-coming southern suburb loved by families, there are some great things to do near Northenden, Manchester.

Sitting south of the River Mersey, situated between Wythenshawe and Didsbury, there are many things to do near Northenden, Manchester.

An up-and-coming southern suburb, it’s no surprise that Northenden is favoured by families and young professionals. Close by is the Green-Flag awarded Wythenshawe Park and Gardens. Set in 109 hectares of historic woodland, open grassland and meadows, the park offers events and activities for all ages, all year round. Offering sporting facilities, a community farm and a horticultural centre, seasonal highlights include the annual bonfire and firework extravaganza and the Wythenshawe Games.

Alternatively, head to the Fletcher Moss Botanical Garden in Didsbury. Containing many unusual plants and flowers, the gardens offer a picturesque and tranquil setting for visitors and a beautiful backdrop for the annual open-air performance.

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