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Our third market of the month will be held on Saturday 17th September 2016, 10am to 4pm, on the Levenshulme train station car park. The next coming…
Nutsford Vale is a formally declared 'open space' ensuring that it remains green space, and that it does not suffer from adverse building development. The area is a local oasis for bird life, insects and other wildlife, made up of rough grassland and a wide variety of trees, providing a home for a variety of plants and animal species.
Love Levenshulme is a hyper-local community blog which features local businesses, events and shares positive news within the Levenshulme vicinity.
Levenshulme High School Crossley Road Levenshulme Manchester M19 1FS
Free morning newspaper, The Metro, published every weekday, is also part of our portfolio, delivering more than 200,000 readers in Greater Manchester.
The community radio station All FM is based in Levenshulme.
The district of East Levenshulme used to be known as Talleyrand. It included Talleyrand House (later renamed as Barlow House) and a street, Talleyrand Row. It was said the French statesman Talleyrand once stayed there during his exile from France (French Revolution), presumably at some point during 1792–94. The place name "Talley Rand" is also found on the old post office sorting labels displayed in the POD cafe based in the former main post office.
Methodism in Levenshulme has a history dating back to 1766 (based on financial records of the Methodist Society). In that time there have been five Methodist churches. Levenshulme Methodist Church (formerly Levenshulme New Wesleyan Chapel) is the only one to survive.
Eyewitnesses say two forensic tents have been placed in the park, with officers combing the area for clues.
Ancoats and Levenshulme will get new neighbourhood festivals this summer
Until about 1920 the land that Green Bank Fields was on held a dairy farm called Green Bank Farm (Wolfenden's) and a small house called Botany Bay Cottage. The entrance to the farm was originally where the main entrance to the park is now on Barlow Road adjacent to Byrom Parade shops.
In 2012 proposals were put forward by Manchester Council to replace the library by a new building shared with the replacement for the swimming pools. In 2013 these proposals were amended to close both library and pools immediately and to only provide a reduced "book drop-off" service. These proposals were strongly contested by local groups and the building was symbolically taken over for a 24-hour "read-in" as a protest.
In the 2001 Census, the ethnic make up of Levenshulme was:
Stunning video shows the journey Alan Creedon took from his home in Levenshulme to Dingle, in the Republic of Ireland
He grew up in Stockport, Greater Manchester and has worked in the local newspaper industry for 27 years.
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September 30, 2016 @ 8:30 am - 12:00 pm Contact Theatre, Oxford Rd, Manchester M15 6JA, UK
Since 1998, the annual "Levenshulme Festival" usually features 120+ multi-cultural events from firework displays to music concerts.
This leisure centre is managed by Greenwich Leisure Limited (GLL) on behalf of Manchester City Council. For full details of all leisure activities, view pool and workout timetables, book classes/activities online or to sign up for membership, please click here where you will be directed to a new page.
Highfield Country Park is a 70-acre (280,000 m2) area of open land that stretches to the east of Broom Avenue across to the back of Reddish Golf Course and over to the junction of Longford Road and Nelstrop Road.
Levenshulme Swimming Baths was built in the late 19th century and was formerly called "Levenshulme Public Baths and Washhouse" as it also housed the public washhouse at the side.
The ethos and culture of the school are grounded in tolerance and respect, which are fundamental to the Co-operative values, and we are extremely proud of the way that our students live and learn together.
Amjad Ali, from Levenshulme, used his client’s details to create fraudulent online Self Assessment Income Tax returns.
Greater Manchester Business Week is the region’s number one provider of business news andfeatures, targeting a bespoke business audience with 12,687 copies every Thursday.
INSET - Teacher Training - School closed to students
Our second market of the month will be held on Saturday 10th September 2016, 10am to 4pm, on the Levenshulme train station car park. Oooh, we’ve got…
September 27, 2016 @ 2:00 pm - 5:30 pm Parrs Wood High School, Wilmslow Rd, Didsbury, Manchester M20 5PG, UK
In 1917, the McVitie & Price biscuit factory was opened.
Police are now appealing for witnesses after the victim was pounced on him from behind and stabbed in Levenshulme
Our last market of the month will be held on Saturday 24th September 2016, 10am to 4pm, on the Levenshulme train station car park. After a mega…
The new site will eventually accommodate 1,050 children and bosses are promising a 'world class school in an area where there is huge demand'
Levenshulme is evolving into an area typical of South Manchester, i.e. a mix of pubs, bars, restaurants, takeaways, solicitors, pound shops and booking agents along with terraced housing. The area is one of the newly gentrified areas of South Manchester and neighbours Heaton Chapel to the south which is one of the most affluent parts of Greater Manchester.
The Islamic Centre is housed in the building which was originally St Peter's School built in 1854 and closed in 1982.
Neighbours living south of the city have expressed concerns about reckless bikers
Firefighters were called to the blaze at the block of flats on Central Avenue, Levenshulme, on Tuesday
The main A6, Stockport Road, dates from 1724 when a turnpike was built between Manchester and Stockport.
'Our communities are strong and united and will not be cowed by violence and intimidation'
Detectives have launched a major investigation after the street attack
Rob Irvine was appointed editor-in-chief of MEN Media and Trinity Mirror Huddersfield in April 2012.