Monthly Archives: November 2010

Community Work Days at The Triangle

With generous support from Manchester City Council and Adactus Housing Association, work can now go ahead on ‘The Triangle,’ the currently abandoned area bordered by Driffield Street, Edith Avenue, Cranswick Street and Lloyd Street. The ambitious plans we have for … Continue reading

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Hulme Community Garden Centre – Christmas Party and Christmas trees

Our green-fingered friends over at Hulme Community Garden Centre (on Old Birley Street, between Hulme Asda and Stretford Road) are holding a Christmas Party on Sunday 5th December. They promise: Festive frolics, seasonal shenanigans, yummy cakes, mulled wine, the near … Continue reading

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‘Human Library,’ Longsight, 27th November

Longsight Library is holding a ‘human libray’ event on Saturday November 27th, 1.30-4pm. The organisers say: “A Human Library is where you come in to borrow a person for a chat rather than borrowing a book. It gives you an … Continue reading

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Moss Side Christmas Lights – 7th December

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Cranswick Square goes to Southport…

In October a happy group from Cranswick Square Residents Group headed to Southport for the prize ceremony for the Royal Horticultural Society’s North West In Bloom awards. Cranswick Square came away with a ‘Level 5 – outstanding’ award, of which … Continue reading

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Have your say on local transport

Received at Cranswick Square – news of a Manchester City Council consultation event on public transport. Get down there and demand a better bus service for Moss Side! Consultation on the Third Local Transport Plan Date: Thursday 18th November Time: … Continue reading

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Transition Moss Side film showing, December 2nd

Transition Moss Side are organising a film showing of The Power Of Community: How Cuba Survived Peak Oil. They say: Cuba rebuilt its quality of life following the collapse of cheap oil supplied by the Soviet Union. This fascinating and … Continue reading

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