Tag Archives: community action

Moss Side community clean up

A Moss Side Community Clean up will be taking place on on Saturday 28 January from 11.00 am to 1.00 pm. The meeting point for all residents is Cranswick Street. Skips will be placed on: Cranswick Street, Moss Side Junction … Continue reading

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Cranswick Square in The Guardian

Cranswick Square’s very own Phil Dodd was quoted in The Guardian yesterday, highlighting the achievements of our local community over the last few years. You can read the article here. Thanks to @moss_side on Twitter for alerting us to this.

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Gus John and the Moss Side Defence Committee

Know your history! New article by Andrew Bowman on the Manchester Radical History website – an interview with Gus John on the history of the Moss Side Defence Committee: Gus John and the Moss Side Defence Committee.

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Do you know a Moss Side hero?

Do you know someone who has made an outstanding contribution to your community this year? Then why not nominate them for a Be Proud Award. The awards are a celebration of Manchester’s heroes, rewarding volunteering, excellence and outstanding spirit in … Continue reading

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Environment forum seeks new members

From AFSL: In order for South Manchester Environment Forum to become a self-sustaining forum, we are inviting people to be a part of a new SMEF development group. SMEF is a quarterly forum, therefore it will be up to the … Continue reading

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Free trees for community groups and schools

Received at Cranswick Square, this offer from the Royal Horticultural Society and the Woodland Trust: Free tree packs Last spring, over 300 RHS ‘In Bloom’ and ‘It’s your Neighbourhood’ groups planted free packs of trees provided by the Woodland Trust. … Continue reading

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Eco-opportunities for Manchester youth

Received at Cranswick Square: Places left on Eco Challenge Xtra 2nd intake Castlehead 14th – 19 August 2011 + Castleton 21st – 24th August Looking for a Greener Summer? 15 & 16 year olds from Manchester and Salford are being … Continue reading

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