Manchester Pride Road Closures

            Manchester Pride Parade takes place on the 27th of August and will necessitate the following temporary road closures: Road closure from 07:00hrs to approx 16:00hrs • Liverpool Street (vehicle access from Water Street to Potato Wharf) • Castlefield Arena Access Only on: • Lower Byrom Street and all roads leading […]

Plot G News

Given the controversy caused by the development proposals for Plot G we think it might be helpful to spell out the Forum’s current position on the development. For several years, the Forum has been looking at ways of retaining this land as public open space but so far has not been successful. We set up […]

Next Forum Meeting – August 9th

  The next Castlefield Forum Meeting is to be held at 7pm Tuesday 9th of August, Dukes 92. The focus of the meeting will  be the plans for Plot G. Everything you need for the meeting is here: P_L(20)041 Proposed W Elevation Plot G privacy screen detail Plot G report 2 – answers to queries Aug 2016 […]

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City Centre Ward Forum September 7th

An invitation for City Centre residents to the City Centre Ward Forum Wednesday 7th September 2016 18:00 until 20:00 Performance Space, Central Library (ground floor), St Peter’s Square, Manchester, M2 5PD   Topics for discussion will be An update on Homelessness in the City Centre An update on homeless and rough sleeping across the city […]

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Viaduct Improvements

Work has just started to remove vegetation and carry out masonry repairs on the Castlefield Viaduct, specifically Arches COL 130 to 106 (see Viaduct Treatment).  Vegetation will be sprayed and left for two weeks prior to being removed while masonry repairs are likely to last one week per arch.

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Trinity Islands Proposal

For those who couldn’t make the Consultation on the residential development proposed for Trinity Islands (Water Street) here are all the exhibition boards. Due to file size this is a low resolution copy so the quality of images is reduced slightly. Trinity Island Consulation low res 2 – part 1A Trinity Island Consulation low res 2 […]

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Summer Forum Minutes

For a summary of the discussion at the Summer Forum meeting including plans for the Museum of Science and Industry and Plot G see here: Forum Minutes 090816

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2-4 Chester Road Plans

For those who couldn’t make the Consultation on the residential development proposed for the former Quay Bar site (2-4 Chester Road), here, courtesy of Deloitte Real Estate, are all the exhibition boards. Due to file size this is a low resolution copy so the quality of images is reduced slightly. CHESTER ROAD_CONSULTATION_BOARDS Any comments should […]

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St. John’s Masterplan Update – Public Engagement

Residents are invited to a consultation on 28 th of July on an update to the St John’s Masterplan – St. John’s Masterplan Update The report to the Council Executive on 27 July 2016  on this update is here – 16_Factory_Project_merged More discussion can be found Place North West is here: https://www.placenorthwest.co.uk/news/st-johns-edges-to-deansgate-with-site-acquisition/#utm_source=Place+North+West&utm_campaign=Place_Daily_Briefing__Thursday_2016-07-21&utm_medium=email

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