In the well-loved Cheetham Park there will be litter picks and checks to see if signposts, benches, picnic tables etc are in need of repair before the summer. No experience is required, just a willingness to join in and learn new skills.
In Victoria Park in the heart of Denton, there will be litter picks and checks to see if signposts, benches, picnic tables etc are in need of repair before the summer. No experience is required, just a willingness to join in and learn new skills.
Denton’s Beach Party & Family Fun Fair
In association with Denton Town Council
We have lots going on this bank holiday weekend @ Denton Civic Square:
Free real sandy beach for children
Punch & Judy shows daily
Denton’s got talent show (with cash prize organised by Denton town council)
Beach BBQ food
Denton Civic Square, Denton Town Centre, (market place)
Arrival ® ’The Hits Of Abba’ is the show that every Abba fan has been waiting for.
This International multi-award winning show, voted ’Best Abba Show’ and ’Most Authentic Abba Show’ for the last 5 years running, has toured internationally, and has sold out in over 25 different...
This is an informative and inspiring exhibition organised by the UK Equality Council and hosted by Centric Community Projects. There is a great amount of content on race relations in the 21st century, and on how depictions of race in the media have changed over the past few decades.
St James House, 190-194 Wellington Road North, Stockport
A series of social walks on circular routes of around 5km within the Historic Estate of Lyme Park. NWUK Freedom Passport needed for these walks. Nestling on the edge of the Peak District, Lyme was once home to the Legh family and in its heyday a great sporting estate.
In association with the Manchester Museum and their Egyptology specialists, an exciting exhibition about mummified animals is coming to Lyme. In the early 1800s, Thomas Legh travelled to unexplored areas of Egypt, taking part in digs and excavations along the way.
Lyme, Disley, Stockport,
Fri 25 May to Tue 29 May, Fri 1 Jun to Tue 5 Jun, Fri 8 Jun to Tue 12 Jun, Fri 15 Jun to Tue 19 Jun, Fri 22 Jun to Tue 26 Jun, Fri 29 Jun to Tue 3 Jul, Fri 6 Jul to Mon 9 Jul
Join a 1.5-2 hour walk and talk, taking in many of the most interesting and impressive parts of the park. No booking needed, no charge. Moderate difficulty, appropriate clothing necessary. No booking needed, no additional charge. Moderate difficulty, appropriate clothing necessary. Vehicle admission charges apply.
How many of the ’50 Things To do Before You’re 11 3/4’ will you complete' Grab a free booklet in the Information Kiosk and head into the garden and the estate to tick off your activities. Challenge accepted! Booking Not Needed. All ages welcome. Assistance Dogs only are welcome.
Nothing beats an invigorating run or jog around the beautiful surroundings of Lyme. Get fit this year in stunning surroundings, what more inspirational way to get active and feel healthy. This is a 5K trail run around Lyme. Ideal for people who are wanting to prepare for the Trust10 route at Lyme. Booking Not Needed.
Lyme, Disley, Stockport,
Sat 26 May, Sat 2 Jun, Sat 9 Jun, Sat 16 Jun, Sat 23 Jun, Sat 30 Jun, Sat 7 Jul
We’ve teamed up with Sarah Parker Fitness to offer a weekly outdoor postnatal fitness class for mums and babies involving a group walk with buggies, cardio, strength and flexibility exercises in the beautiful outdoors at Lyme.
Lyme has miles of dry stone walling that are looked after by a team of volunteers. Join this walk to find out more about the work that goes in to conserving and restoring these walls. Join the expert dry stone walling team who help upkeep the hundreds of miles of walls at Lyme. No extra charge.
Bring your four legged friends for a walk in the garden. Enjoy the beautiful surroundings of Lyme’s garden on our special monthly event. Please keep dogs on leads and stay on footpaths. Vehicle and garden admission charges apply. NT members free.
Last entry to the garden is 4.30pm. Booking Not Needed.
Join this informative 2.5 hr walk that takes you to variety of interesting and beautiful parts of the estate. Find out more about the history of Lyme and the people that care for it. Meet at the Information Centre for this 3.5 mile walk. Suitable footwear essential. Dogs on leads and older children welcome.
A moderate 3.6 mile walk, taking in Bollinghurst Reservoir, the Red Deer Sanctuary and Hawthorn Drive. Keep active and improve your health by joining an experienced Lyme Park volunteer on a guided walk. These easy to moderate walks take in beautiful scenery and explore lesser known areas of the Park.
All the best bits from Broadway are brought straight to the NWTAC Theatre in June. Join the cast as they journey through some of the most famous musicals, plays and revues ever to tread the Broadway boards. See your favourite shows and some new ones that haven’t made the trip over the pond yet.
Poynton Workmens Club plays host to Manford’s Comedy Club.
This live comedy show features four brilliant comedians from around the UK, personally selected by Jason Manford.
A great evening of original stand-up comedy with some top names from the touring circuit and television.
The Club 142 Park Lane (formerly Poynton Workmens Club) Park Lane, Poynton
acre plantswomans garden. Well stocked with a wide range of sun-loving herbaceous plants, shrub and climbing roses, many clematis varieties, pond and damp area, shade-loving woodland plants and some unusual trees and shrubs, in an originally designed, long narrow garden.
Didsbury is an attractive South Manchester suburb which retains its village atmosphere. There are interesting shops, cafes and restaurants, well worth a visit in themselves! This year we have 7 gardens, including a new and very stylish low-maintenance contemporary garden.
Put your dancing shoes on and head to The Hallé at St. Micheal’s for a tea dance with a difference. Be swept away with a captivating mixture of Ballroom and Sequence pieces in their latest Afternoon Tea Dance. All dances are overseen by an experienced Dance Leader.
The Hallé at St.Michael 36-38 George Leigh Street, Ancoats, Manchester
“THE DAYS GO BY, CERTAIN DAYS, GO QUITE BY, THE BELL GOES, AND LITTLE OR NOTHING SAID, LITTLE OR NOTHING DONE. THAT IS THE DANGER. TO BE GUARDED AGAINST.”
Winnie is stuck. Buried in a wilderness of scorched earth she survives the everyday with fragments of babbling optimism.
Royal Exchange Theatre, St Ann’s Square, Manchester
Fri 25 May, Sat 26 May, Mon 28 May to Sat 2 Jun, Mon 4 Jun to Sat 9 Jun, Mon 11 Jun to Sat 16 Jun, Mon 18 Jun to Sat 23 Jun
It’s all about Space, the Galaxy and aliens! Join us for an intergalactic mix of arts activities, all with a Space theme. We are over the moon to be hosting the Daresbury Lab StarLab, bringing the night sky to life in the mobile planetarium! BSL interpreted.
Presented by Peut-E^tre Theatre
Running Time: 50 minutes
Relaxed Performance at 12pm
When it all starts out ship shape there’s only one way for it to go!This dance-theatre show gets all messed up!
As we wriggle our way through the muddle of life we often discover things anew.
When Stella sets off to visit London with her parents, Lord and Lady Saxby, she has no idea her life is in danger! Waking up three months later, only her Aunt Alberta can tell Stella what has happened.
Theatre of the Senses presents... LUNAR 7
ATTIUS has been the commander of the Vespasian for many years, but now she is hearing voices that are undermining her control. Sealed off from reality, with a crew who are emotionally unwell. She is concerned only for her ship and its company.