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August Litter Picking Sat 07/08/21

Join our monthly litter picking event. We meet at the shops at 12PM where we will receive your litter picking equipment and PPE then finish one hour later at the same location. Families, all age groups and abilities are welcome, underage volunteers need to be supervised at all times. Alternatively if you’d like to receive […]

Merseybank Green Group – Now a community group!

Hi everyone, We are happy to share the news that our group has been now formally constituted. While we have been active on several fronts over the last year becoming a Community Group will assure that the decision making process is democratic and represents the voices of our diverse community. We have managed to put […]

Community Litter Picking Sat 03/07/21

Join our monthly litter picking event. We meet at the shops at 12PM where we will receive your litter picking equipment and PPE then finish one hour later at the same location. Families, all age groups and abilities are welcome, underage volunteers need to be supervised at all times. Alternatively if you’d like to receive […]

School Street – Road Closure 15-16/06/21

On the 15th and 16th of June there will be School Street road closure events outside Barlow Hall school, organised in partnership between school staff, Our Streets Chorlton and Sustrans. The council have given permission to close Darley Avenue for a short section between Mottram Avenue and Barlow Hall Rd, from 8.30 am to 9.15 am and 2.30 pm to 4.00 pm on […]

Back to community litter picking! 05/06/21

After a long break we are back to our monthly community litter picking from next Saturday! As before we meet at the shops at 12PM where we will receive your litter picking equipment and PPE. We finish one hour later at the same location. Families, all age groups and abilities are welcome, underage volunteers need […]

Be(e) Merseybank

Be(e) Merseybank are local organisations, residents, activists, artists working together to show love to our neighbours and our shared spaces. Over the last year we created something special, lets keep that spirit going! Turn up to one or more of the planned events and Be(e) Merseybank! The series of events will take place between Sat […]

Tree Planting Day 01/05/21

Our Tree Planting Day has been approved! It will be on May 1st and will need support from as many of us as possible to enable us to get all the trees in the ground.To accommodate volunteers in a Covid secure manner it needs people to sign up so that access and use of equipment […]

Active Travel Scheme: Consultation

Manchester City Council and Transport for Greater Manchester are currently holding consultations for Wythenshawe Active Travel Scheme. The scheme aims to provide some new dedicated cycling and walking infrastructure from the Simonsway, crossing Hollyhedge Rd, down Hall Lane, through Wythenshawe Park and through to Chorlton Water Park. The proposed route ties into the airport via […]

Upcoming bat detector workshops

Bat Conservation Trust released upcoming bat detector workshops. Merseybank Green Group aspires to set up a wildlife working group to carry our regular bat detection events. We are really lucky to have bats present around Playing Fields, Chorlton Water Park as well as living on the actual estate! Below is the Trust’s invitation: We have […]