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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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Roman Gardens Timeline Results

Castlefield Forum have been working closely with Manchester City Council, BDP Landscape Architects, Smiling Wolf and Deco Publique to plan a regeneration scheme for our much-loved inner-city green space. The renovation provides us with a perfect opportunity to celebrate Castlefield’s unique history and a historic timeline has been proposed as a central feature of the […]

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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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Olliers Solicitors Brave The Rain: Thursday 30th June

Another successful gardening get-together in The Roman Gardens.   Congratulations to the team from Olliers who were given the opportunity to cancel but chose instead to battle on in the rain.   Seven people from Olliers plus Carol and Ann from the Castlefield Forum made a merry band of workers. We weeded the borders, swept […]

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Notification of public consultation – Great Jackson Street – Wednesday 14th June 2017

You’re invited to a public consultation on Wednesday 14 June on proposals by De Trafford Estates Group for commercial floorspace and residential apartments on Great Jackson Street which is over Chester Road from Castlegate. Details and location of the scheme and consultation are given here: Great Jackson Street – De Trafford Eststes Proposal

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Castlefield Gallery – VIP preview: Lindsey Bull and Plastique Fantastique – Thursday 2nd June 2017

Castlefield Gallery invites you to a VIP preview event on Thursday 22nd June: VIP Preview & Introduction  Lindsey Bull and Plastique Fantastique 5pm – 6pm, Thursday 22 June 2017 This summer Castlefield Gallery presents a new body of work by Manchester–-based painter Lindsey Bull, alongside a new mixed media installation and performance by London–-based collective […]

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Neighbourhood Plan Update

Further to the last communication on the Castlefield Neighbourhood Plan, recounting the Council’s Final Decision, which can be found here: The last Forum meeting decided not to proceed with preparing a Neighbourhood Plan for Castlefield at least for the time being. Letters between the Forum and the Council can be reviewed  here for further background on this: […]

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Castlefield Events for Summer 2017

Here’s the programme of Events in and around Castlefield for Summer 2017: Castlefield Residents Letter – Events 2017(v2)   Further information for individual events will be posted separately.

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