Tag: Manchester parks

Sep 11
Manchester could’ve had its own Eiffel Tower where Piccadilly Gardens stands today

Over the years, the space in which Piccadilly Gardens now stands has been many things.…

Aug 10
Could Collyhurst become the next Ancoats?

Just a mile north of the city centre, just past Ancoats, Collyhurst is one of the…

Aug 05
New Mayfield Park will be city centre’s first new public park in 100 years with huge investment

The UK Government is to invest £23 million in Mayfield – the mixed-use urban…

Aug 04
This new West Gorton community park is helping tackle climate change

A new community park has opened in West Gorton – and it’s been dubbed the…

Jul 09
From cleaner air to more wildlife – have you found solace in nature during lockdown?

A recent study found that 74% of people in England had noticed more nature in their…

Jun 30
When are Manchester parks quietest – and are cafes, toilets and play areas open?

Green spaces have proved more important to us than ever in lockdown – and…

Mar 13
A new 70-acre woodland theme park attraction is coming to Cheshire

A new magical adventure park opening in Cheshire will be home to over 10 giant…

Mar 13
‘Most Mancunian of trees’ to be planted across Greater Manchester to combat extinction threat

Today, the Manchester poplar is a rare sight. One of the country’s rarest native…

Feb 19
Manchester dogs can get a free photo shoot this weekend

These days nearly everyone has created an Instagram account for their pet. Some…

Feb 14
Agritourism is the latest wellbeing trend for 2020 – here’s where to try it around Manchester

The new wellbeing trends are announced at the beginning of each year, and 2020 is all…

Feb 07
Manchester is getting its first new city centre park in 100 years – here’s how it will look

Manchester is set to get its first new city centre park in 100 years. The first…

Jan 31
Over 2,500 trees to be planted across Greater Manchester

More than 2,500 trees are to be planted across Greater Manchester thanks to a local…

Oct 09
Plans submitted for first public park in Manchester city centre for more than 100 years

A planning application has been submitted which includes the creation of the first…

Sep 12
Manchester is getting a new city centre park in the heart of the Northern Quarter

Manchester has long been asking for a new park, and we’re about to get one.…