Roman Gardens Timeline Results

Castlefield Forum have been working closely with Manchester City Council, BDP Landscape Architects, Smiling Wolf and Deco Publique to plan a regeneration scheme for our much-loved inner-city green space. The renovation provides us with a perfect opportunity to celebrate Castlefield’s unique history and a historic timeline has been proposed as a central feature of the […]

Thursday 3rd August – Roman Gardens & Castlefield Clean-Up Session

Major clean up session in the Castlefield area   Last Thursday, 3rd August,  we had a major clean up session in the Castlefield area including the Roman Gardens, in preparation for ‘North West In Bloom – It’s Your Neighbourhood’ competition.   On Friday 4th August the judges did their walkabout and seemed to be very […]

Neighbourhood Plan Update

Further to the last communication on the Castlefield Neighbourhood Plan, recounting the Council’s Final Decision, which can be found here: The last Forum meeting decided not to proceed with preparing a Neighbourhood Plan for Castlefield at least for the time being. Letters between the Forum and the Council can be reviewed  here for further background on this: […]

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The Great Castlefield Coffee Morning for Macmillan

The Great Castlefield Coffee Morning for Macmillan   Castlefield Gallery is organising a fabulous morning of coffee and cake to raise money for Macmillan. Every cake and brew helps raise money for people facing cancer. If you’re a local business interested in supporting the event please get in touch with Jennifer on jennifer@castlefieldgallery.co.uk or 0161 […]

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123 – 125 Liverpool Road Public Exhibition

You’re invited to an exhibition and consultation on proposals to redevelop the Commercial Hotel, Liverpool Road, and the building next to it into a boutique hotel. For more info:    

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July Forum Meeting Minutes

A summary of the Minutes of the Forum meeting held on Monday 24th July 2017 at the Brindley Room, Dukes 92, Castlefield. Main meeting highlights included a Q&A session with Lucy Powell MP, and a presentation of the Castlefeild Spirit of Place project currently being undertaken by the National Trust. Forum Minuites 240717-2 Other papers used in […]

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Great Northern Square/Great Northern Warehouse Exhibition Proposal

For consultation  on 10 & 24 August  on proposals to transform the Great Northern Square & Great Northern Warehouse area, please see invitation below:    

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Gardening & Litter picking – Thursday 3rd August

 Gardening & litter picking Thursday 3rd August   Please come along to our next weeding and litter-picking session on Thursday 3rd August – our last big push before judging for the ‘North West In Bloom – It’s Your Neighbourhood’ competition on Friday 4th August.   We’re very pleased that a team from Auto Trader have […]

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Next Forum Meeting – July 27 2017

Here’s the Forum Agenda for our next meeting 7pm Merchants Room, Dukes 92, Monday 24 July   The meeting includes presentations  and Q & A sessions with:   Lucy Powell MP and   Victoria Bradford-Keegan from the National Trust on the Castlefield Spirit of Place project.  

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