Tag Archives: Cranswick Square

Alley clean-up, 18th March 2017

We’re having a clean-up this Saturday, 18th March 2017, from 10am to 12.30pm. We’ll be tackling alleyways, as many as we can get done with the volunteers who turn up. We’ll arrange items of kit for the clean-up, so all … Continue reading

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September alley clean-ups

Somewhat belatedly (sorry boss!) is this wee report from two alley-clearing sessions by the volunteers amongst Cranswick Square residents. In September, groups mucked in to clean up the alleys between Markington and Henbury streets and between Cranswick St and Broadfield … Continue reading

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Winter conditions: gritting

During the current icy weather, residents of the Cranswick Square area may find it useful to know that there is a grit bin on the corner of Broadfield Road and Bowes Street. Any local residents can use it, and the … Continue reading

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Cranswick Square in The Guardian!

“It’s had only a fragment of the investment pumped into the new Emerald City of glass, but enough to turn it around, to build better relations with the police, as well as places like the Powerhouse library and family homes, … Continue reading

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Jubilee weekend: recycling, party, repairs and cleanup on Cranswick Square

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Cranswick Square planting day 2012 – in pictures

Yesterday saw glorious weather for the Cranswick Square Planting Day. Dozens of local residents of all ages helped plant up — hanging baskets for Cranswick Street, Henbury Street, Markington Street, Driffield Street; — flower tubs on Cranswick Street; — beds … Continue reading

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CSRG planting day

This Saturday, 26th May, will be a grand planting day for the hanging baskets, flower tubs and mini-flowerbeds of Cranswick Square’s streets, and for the Cranswick Square Triangle. Come along to help out between 10am and 2pm – meet your … Continue reading

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Seed swap, Cranswick Triangle, Sunday 11th March

This Sunday, 11th March, Transition Moss Side are holding a seed swap at Cranswick Square Triangle from 2-4pm. If you’ve got spare seeds, seedlings or young plants and want to exchange them for other varieties, come along and bring your … Continue reading

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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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CSRG committee member ‘Moss Side Ambassador’

Phil Dodd, one of the leading members of the Cranswick Square Residents’ Group committee and the driving force behind many of the amazing changes which have taken place in the neighbourhood in recent years, was featured in the Manchester Evening … Continue reading

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