Castlefield Market Saturday August 2nd

Manchester’s largest indoor market, Castlefield Artisan Market has revealed the winners of its free-stall competition. Providing an opportunity to trial a new business idea at the market, organisers Asif and Jodie Farakhan were so overwhelmed by the calibre of applicants that, rather than choosing just one winner, they have selected three. The winning entries are […]

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 […]

Welcome to Castlefield

Welcome to Castlefield, the most historic part of Manchester.  From the Roman empire to the industrial revolution it all happened here.  To find out more save this handy guide to the area Guide to Castlefield. The next forum meeting will be Thursday June 25th 7pm at Dukes 92. There’s lots of exciting news.  The Roman Gardens […]

Recent News

Gardening August 1st and 2nd

Castlefield Forum Gardening Group is having a tidy up over the weekend Saturday & Sunday 1st & 2nd August, a couple of hours each day, 12.00 – 2.00pm. If you can help, just for a short time on either day (or if you are amazing – both days) that would be brilliant. Equipment, gloves etc […]

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Block D Chester Road consultation session

You are invited to a consultation session from 5.30pm to 7pm on 4 August on development proposals for a site between the proposed Roof Gardens on Ellesmere Street and Chester Road a few yards out of town from the Chester Road roundabout: A231_P_01_LOCATION PLAN Block D Consultation  

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Dig the City Festival

Dig the City 2015 – Resident and Business Communication Letter PDF Please find attached information from Cityco about this year’s Dig the City Festival for local residents and businesses. Please share widely with your contacts

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Manchester Pride Parade 2015

Residents and Businesses Parade Road closure notice 2015 For information about Castlefield and city centre road closures for the Manchester Pride Parade on Saturday 29 August:

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Ordsall Chord Road Closure

From 25th July to 1st September Castle Street in front of the Knott and under the nearby railway bridge will be closed to vehicles or be one lane only. Pedestrian access will still be maintained with foot marshals onsite to guide pedestrians.  For more info: Ordsall Chord rd closures castle st

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Homewatch in Castlefield

Want to become involved in a Homewatch Scheme for Castlefield? Greater Manchester Police are looking for Castlefield residents to get involved. For more information about what this entails and how to get involved:   Overview of Homewatch-2

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