Next Forum Meeting – November 12th 7 pm

The next Castlefield Forum AGM is to be held at 7pm Thursday 11th of February, Dukes 92.  

A Huge thank you to all our supporters – Target hit

Huge, huge  thanks to everyone who has pledged and so helped us achieve our target for the first stage of the Roman Gardens project nine days of the deadline date. We appreciate all the pledges received, big or small, all of which are invaluable to the project. The next stage is to obtain professional help […]

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Castlefield Gallery VIP invite Thursday December 3rd

Kwong Lee, Director of Castlefield Gallery invites the members of the Castlefield Forum plus their guests to the VIP launch event for our exhibition B/Q: Roland Barthes and Magnus Quaife at 5pm on Thursday 3 December 2015. Coinciding with the centenary of Roland Barthes’ birth, Castlefield Gallery’s annual Head to Head exhibition sees artist Magnus […]

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Another North West In Bloom Success

Following the successful work done at Pioneer Quay this summer, Castlefield Forum was encouraged by Sarah Hawkins from MCC Community Engagement Team to enter the Royal Horticultural Society North West In Bloom ‘It’s Your Neighbourhood’ once again this year.  The ‘It’s Your Neighbourhood’ campaign has been designed to provide an opportunity to smaller community groups to […]

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City Centre Strategy workshop November 25th

This draft document outlines the City Council’s vision for the city centre and the development, direction of travel and priorities for the city over the next three years. It will inform development decisions and the delivery of services. You’re invited to a public meeting and interactive workshop on 25th November facilitated by Manchester Confidential’s Jonathan […]

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Greater Manchester Archaeology Day – Salford University 28th November

The University of Salford will be host a full day of Greater Manchester Archaelogy in Peel Hall, The Cresent on Saturday November 28th.  This an annual event which will include the fascinating Cross Street chapel graveyard excavations and Arkwright’s Mill in Shudehill. If you want to know what was found as Metrolink laid the new tram line down […]

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Late Autumn Forum Minutes

The Forum met for it’s AGM (AGM Minutes 121115)  and Forum meeting at Dukes 92 on the 12th of November.  For information on: The grand plan for the Museum of Science and Industry The proposed development on Chester Road/Old Deansgate The proposed Castlefield boundary to be included in our neighbourhood plan CNP.2015.006 A3 Castlefiled Nhood Consultation […]

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Roman Gardens Autumn Update

Following our incredibly successful Crowdfunding campaign we’ve been busy moving the project along. We have commissioned BDP to guide and support us through the planning application process. We held a very useful pre-application meeting with Planning & Conservation Officer for Castlefield. As anticipated this led to the need to commission several other pieces of work to support our planning […]

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