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Gardening and Environmental Group – Next gardening tidy-up session – 11am Saturday 25th November

Gardening and Environment Group   The G & E group bring together the Castlefield community on a regular basis to provide some TLC for our many and lovely public spaces.   Castlefield is blessed with a wide range of green areas, formal and informal, public and private, established and developing.   Working with local residents, […]

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Busy Social Event & Support for Charitable Aims – Monday 13th November 2017

We were delighted to welcome so many friends of Castlefield Forum, old & new, to the event at Dukes 92 on Monday evening 13 November. The aim was to encourage Castlefield folk to chat and mingle and consider joining one of the Action Groups to get more involved on a practical basis. We also needed […]

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Invite to a free drink & pizza our special Forum meeting – Monday 13th November

We need to let you know about a very important event, which will help shape the future of the Forum and of Castlefield. But… you can only do that if you can make it to our meeting and social event!   Due to the lack of quorum at the last Forum, we’re going to hold […]

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North West In Bloom Awards – Another Successful Year!

Castlefield Forum took part in the Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) North West In Bloom ‘It’s Your Neighbourhood’ awards once again in 2017.   The ‘It’s Your Neighbourhood’ campaign has been designed to provide an opportunity to smaller community groups to get involved in the wider Britain in Bloom initiative. It’s a unique scheme for volunteer-led […]

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Manchester City Council Resident Forum – November 8th 2017

We have received the following invitation from Manchester City Council regarding a forum on the 9th November open to all residents:   Dear Resident,   Resident Forum 8th November 2017   We are holding the above at the Performance Space in Central Library. The meeting will take place from 6 to 8pm.   https://www.google.co.uk/maps/place/Manchester+Central+Library/@53.4780605,-2.2468543,17z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m5!3m4!1s0x487bb1bf63ca19df:0xc032a853dc6e0ba7!8m2!3d534780605!4d-2.2446656   The […]

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September Forum Meeting Minutes

A  summary of the Minutes of the Forum meeting held on Monday 25th September 2017 at the Merchant Room, Dukes 92, Castlefield. Main meeting highlights included a presentation from the University of Salford and the archaeological highlights from their 2-4 Chester Road Dig. Forum Minutes 25092017      

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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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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 […]

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