2-4 Chester Road campaign continues!

2 – 4 Chester Road campaign continues despite call-in rejection. See Forum Press Release: 2-4 Chester Rd legal advice  

Castlefield Forum launches public survey

Members of Castlefield Forum are delighted to launch a new public survey to capture and celebrate what makes this area of Manchester so special. The project sees collaboration with National Trust’s Spirit of Place programme and the Castlefield Forums ongoing Roman Gardens Project which sets to map the path of the original Roman road and […]

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Castlefield Gallery – VIP preview: Andrew McDonald – Thursday 27th April

Castlefield Gallery invites you to a VIP preview event on Thursday 27th April: VIP Preview & Introduction  Andrew McDonald  5pm – 5:30pm, Thursday 27 April 2017 This spring Castlefield Gallery presents a significant solo show of works in animation by artist Andrew McDonald. A selection of existing pieces will be presented alongside two new works […]

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Great Northern Square – Meeting Invite 30 March

For an invitation to a drop-in meeting 4 – 8pm Thursday 30 March on emerging plans for the great Northern Square: Great Northern Square Follow Up Meeting  

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2-4 Chester Road – Update

We heard on 13 March that our request to central government to call in the 2 – 4 Chester Road planning application has been turned down. The Government letter is here: 1703 Chester Road call in outcome to LPA 170313 Chester Road call in outcome third party   We would like to thank very much:   all […]

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2 – 4 Chester Road in Private Eye

2 – 4 Chester Road Central government has not yet decided on the request to ‘call in’ this application. In the meantime the proposed development (& the St Michael’s towers) featured this week in Private Eye in the ‘Nooks & Corners’ column written by writer and architectural historian Gavin Stamp under the pseudonym Piloti. Private Eye […]

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The Saul Hay Gallery Invite – Thursday 16 March 5.30pm to 8pm

The Saul Hay Gallery invites all Forum members to the preview of their new group exhibition ‘New Topographies’ Thursday 16 March 5.30pm to 8pm. Please view this link to find out more.  

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Manchester International Festival at the Upper Campfield Market

For info about this year’s Manchester International Festival including an new musical drama to be staged in Upper Campfield Market, please see the attachment below: UC consultation letter 2017    

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