Friday 28th to Sunday 30th June 2013
Oddest Bar's very first real ale festival is just around the corner and we couldn't be more excited! Spanning three days from Friday 28th of June 5pm until closing Sunday 30th at 11.30pm, we will be serving a r... continue reading
6th July 2013 - 10am to 1pm @ 76 High Lane, Chorlton, Manchester, M21 9XF
How often do we give our selves the space to stop focussing on what needs to be done and simply relax into the present moment.
Through taking time out to train in mindfuln... continue reading
Have a Look Theatre Company offers young people aged between 8 and 16 a fun opportunity to develop their drama skills, increase their confidence and make new friends along the way.
The exciting weekly drama classes run every Tuesday evening betwee... continue reading
Come along and get your hands dirty down at the Grow For It Community Allotment in Chorlton.
Help out... Learn... Grow stuff... Make things... Meet people... Share...
Find us on Manchester Rd on the bridge near the swimm... continue reading
At around 6.15am on Wednesday 19 June 2013, a man climbed through an insecure window of the Trevor Arms pub, Beech Road, Chorlton and made his way to the living quarters.
He picked up a knife and walked into the victim's bedroom where he was slee... continue reading
The weekend of 28 – 30th June sees the launch of Chorlton Coffee Festival. Brainchild of Canadian-born Lorelei Loveridge, she decided it was time to bring cafe culture to south Manchester suburb, Chorlton, when refused a cup of coffee after 9 p... continue reading
Manchester City Council is giving community groups across the city a chance to improve their local neighbourhoods. The Cash Grants scheme helps local residents and community groups to deliver projects that can make a real difference to their neighbou... continue reading
Chorlton Good Neighbours Care Group is looking to appoint two part-time workers. "We are seeking two flexible, committed and enthusiastic people who have experience of working with older people to join our team of workers and volunteers in order to s... continue reading
The FlashTag writing collective is pleased to announce its participation in Chorlton Arts Festival (CAF) for the third year running, and is now inviting entries for its annual short-short story writing competition.
The FlashTag Writing Competi... continue reading
6th May 2013
Chorlton Fun Run is a wonderful day out for all the family. For those who want to keep on the move, there will be a 6km run from St Clement’s Church down through the nature reserve, along the River Mersey and back.
There will als... continue reading
Saturday April 20th
Urmston Choral Society is bringing a new Mass to St. Werburgh’s Church in Wilbraham Road, Chorlton, on Saturday, April 20, following their North of England premiere of it the same week in Flixton.
Entitled “A Diminished... continue reading
Friday 19th April 1pm to 3pm
Find out more about Zumba Gold – an exciting dance - fitness workout specifically designed for the older person. Featuring upbeat Latin and World rhythms, you’ll be smiling and laughing while ha... continue reading
Saturday 19th January 2pm to 4pm @ The Sports Hall, St. John's Catholic Primary School
Enjoy a free, family-friendly, community event
* Exchange your unwanted Xmas gifts and craft supplies;
* Swap baby clothes and equipment; Gather new pla... continue reading
Update: Sarah has be found safe and well. Thank you for all your shares and retweets. Police concern is growing for a teenage girl who has been missing since Tuesday. Sarah Wallace, aged 17, was last seen at an address on Wilbraham Road, Chorlton at... continue reading
Free Italian for Beginners taster session at Chorlton Library 28th January 2013 6-7pm
Thinking about learning Italian but aren’t sure if it’s for you? Come to my FREE taster evening and find out! Meet expert tutor Amedea, start to learn a ne... continue reading
Opera Seria presents Orfeo ed Euridice
An opera by Gluck
Saturday, 8 December 2012 at 7:30pm
St Clement’s Church, Chorlton, Manchester
Set in the days of the Roman Empire, Orfeo ed Euridice is the story of Orfeo, the musician who ventures ... continue reading
Oddest Bar, on Wilbraham Rd in Chorlton, is gearing up for Xmas early in fine and charitable style by offering a sumptuous Christmas Buffet, ticketed at a gut busting and wallet friendly £7.50 for adults and £4 for children.
As it is t... continue reading
Thursday 6th December at 6.15pm
Join us at Chorlton Precinct (Manchester Rd entrance) for the Christmas lights switch on!
Choir from Oswald Rd school, brass band from Chorlton High School.
Carol singing, meet santa, refreshments available in... continue reading
Thursday 29th November, Xmas Tree light switch on.
Lights being turned on by Damon, from Badly Drawn Boy. @ 6.30pm. Mince pies for everyone! Followed by carols sung by local choir Glor. From 7pm onwards Xmas jazz on the Terrace presented by Sam ... continue reading
Two men have been jailed after they raced each other and collided with a motorcyclist, leaving him with life changing injuries, in Chorlton-cum-Hardy.
Umair Qureshi (24/07/1985) of Driffield Street, Moss Side pleaded guilty to dangerous driving an... continue reading
Learn how to register with HMRC
The Basics of record keeping
The date your Tax Return and payments are due.
And much much more!!
It’s totally FREE
2 - 4.30 pm
Friday 30 November 2012
Ring the Library to book your plac... continue reading
Saturday 24 November 2012, 11am-4pm
Chorlton Arts Festival organisers are pleased to announce that the successful annual Christmas Craft Fair is back for a fourth outing. This year sees the fair take place on Saturday 24 November 2012, 11am-4p... continue reading
Police have released a CCTV image of a woman suspected of robbing a woman who had been to a convenience store on her way home from work.
At about 6.45pm on Friday 12 October 2012, a 55-year-old woman was leaving the Tesco on Manchester Road in Cho... continue reading
A large quantity of Asian jewellery was stolen by intruders who burgled a Chorlton home.
Sometime between 10.15pm and 10.35pm on Friday 26 October 2012, unknown offenders broke into the house on Wilbraham Road.
A safe containing the jewellery... continue reading
From urban to suburban, Close Male Grooming is to open its third boutique salon in Chorlton this Saturday 29th September. Already established in Manchester with two city salons, Close is branching out and set to style the male population of this ... continue reading
Last year Chorlton High School held a very successful Winter Fayre. All the proceeds that the school raised were donated to our linked school in Chisila, Africa. We made an impressive £3,455.00 which the small community school in Zambia used to trai... continue reading
Our regular market, held on the last Saturday of each month. The cream of the North West's farmers, growers, producers and artisans descend on Chorlton Green to sell directly to the public.
Alongside farmers' market stalwarts such as Bessy Beck... continue reading
An important part of Chorlton's crime prevention team is made up of the PCSOs who patrol the streets side by side with pcs dealing with crime and antisocial behaviour and helping to raise awareness of local policing issue.
We put some questions to... continue reading
Friday 28th to Sunday 30th September 2012
To celebrate Munich's annual Oktoberfest, The Horse and Jockey are putting on their own event which includes...
18 German Beers including 8 limited edition Oktoberfest ales (2 ... continue reading
If you've always fancied learning Italian then now is your chance. Several local classes are available thanks to Amedea De Cataldis in Chorlton and Didsbury. They run for 6 weeks each...
Mon 17th Sep 18:00-19:00 - Chorlton Library
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Police are hunting arsonists who torched two cars outside the same house in the space of three days.
In the first attack, at about 3am on Thursday 23 August 2012, police were called to a Vauxhall Astra set alight on Reeves Road, Chorlton-cum-Hard... continue reading
Megan Charles, from Chorlton, has shown she is leading the way after receiving Girlguiding UK’s top accolade, the coveted Queen’s Guide Award.
The award was presented to Megan by Baroness Floella Benjamin and Girlguiding UK’s Chief Guide ... continue reading
Every Monday even in Broughton Park, Chorlton from 7pm until the end of August a group meet to play touch rugby, a sport which involved none of the rough and tumble of full fat rugby, but with all the enjoyment and exercise.
Men and women over 1... continue reading
Police are linking two street robberies in Chorlton.
At around midnight on Sunday 15 April 2012, a 27-year-old woman was approached from behind on Hartington Road and was confronted by a man.
He demanded she hand over her handbag and threaten... continue reading
A man threatened staff with a knife during a robbery in south Manchester.
At 10.45pm on Saturday 2 June 2012, a man walked into the Tesco store on Barlow Moor Road, Chorlton and ran towards the counter.
He brandished a knife towards a staff me... continue reading
Police are appealing for help tracing a silver Mini Cooper following a road traffic collision in Chorlton-cum-Hardy.
On Monday 21 May 2012 at around 8.20pm, the victim, who was on his way home from work, was riding his motorcycle on Wilbraham R... continue reading
Scott Avenue Allotments will be hosting several events over the summer...
Bee Open Days
2pm to 5pm
Everything you wanted to know about beekeeping and honey. Information, demonstrations and activities... continue reading
Plenty going on at The Lead Station over Jubilee weekend and beyond...
Starting Saturday 2nd June with an All Day Royal Breakfast - Strawberries & Royal Tipples too.
Continues with a Retro Party on Sunday 4th June - complete with Gramaphone D... continue reading
One of the most dreaded questions asked every day must be “What’s for tea?”. With increasingly fast-paced lives and less time to cook, Mums and Dads are faced with the daily challenge of figuring out how to feed their kids good quality, homecoo... continue reading
Chorlton Good Neighbours Spring Variety Concert
Singers from the Halle
Steel pans and string ensemble from Loreto College
At Wilbraham St Ninians Church, Egerton Road South Chorlton M21 on Saturday... continue reading
If you've been on the edge of your seat waiting for the next Chorlton Bop Local, then here are the details...
Chorlton Irish Club
Saturday 28th April
You can find more details on the Bop Local Tumblr.
There is also a Bop Local’s Big Night... continue reading
The second Chorlton Open Gardens will be held on Sunday June 24, 2012, from 11am to 5pm.
You will be able to purchase programmes from mid May via Chorlton Bookshop on Wilbraham Road, Blossom Flowers on Manchester Road, Chorlton Plant Nursery on Vi... continue reading
Chorlton's Big Green Festival is an annual celebration of sustainable living in Manchester which offers a vibrant mix of live music and performance, hands-on practical workshops, food and drink, arts and swaps, and much more. Best of all, entry t... continue reading
The FlashTag writing collective is delighted to announce its participation in the 2012 Chorlton Arts Festival, the second year the two organisations will have teamed up to present a flash fiction writing competition, open now for submissions.
Flas... continue reading
RSVP Free Walkers, an over 50s friendship walking group has walks planned on the last Wednesday of the each month at 2pm for the next few months - 28th March, 25th April, 30th May, 27th June. Each walk will be between 3 and 3.5 miles and will tak... continue reading
Members of the public, former patients, carers and local people are invited to attend a meeting to help steer future priorities for the Trust that runs Wythenshawe Hospital.
The ‘Health Matters’ event on Wednesday 21st March at 12 noon will be... continue reading
The family of a 12-year-old boy who died following a collision in Chorlton have paid tribute to him.
Police were called to Brantingham Road shortly before 5.40pm on Saturday 10 March 2012, following reports a collision involving a Suzuki Swift and... continue reading
Chorlton Arts Festival organisers are pleased to reveal details of the first confirmed live music acts for the event, scheduled to take place 17–27 May 2012.
This year’s Festival is shaping up to be an exciting and fresh celebration of gig... continue reading
Has your dog got a Valentines Date?
Ten days of doggy dating from 1st February culminates in a weekend of love lounge on the 11th and 12th.
Cocktails and treats are on offer while they get in them mood for love, Will your dog meet Mr Woof or ... continue reading
February can be a bleak and unwelcoming month. To soothe the winter blues, Green Chorlton has a little ray of Irish sunshine for you in the form of a traditional Irish Ceilidh. So why not come down to the Chorlton Irish Club and get your jig on... continue reading