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Thank you AJ Bell

We were really excited to welcome in 9 apprentices from AJ Bell on Friday. The apprentices, who are only a week into their 3 year apprenticeships joined us at The Factory, giving up their days to help with an armed services survey, cleaning some of the bikes that our members are going to ‘earn’ on… Read more »

CV Writing Workshop and Interview Practice

A group of young people worked with Bruntwood and MoneyPlus Group on their CVs and their interview skills. h  Everyone had such a great and productive day, thank you so much 🙂  

Free Tennis for the Whole Family!

Did you know we offer free tennis every Sunday at 3pm? Bring family, friends, all ages welcome!  

Community Fun Day

Just over a week to go until The Factory Youth Zone’s next Community Fun Day! The day is in association with the Support Service Children Project. Join us on Sunday 17th September for a day packed full of games, activities, fun and food. If anyone in your family was in the armed services or used… Read more »


Is your family in the armed services, or have they ever been before? If so, come down to The Factory and have a great time for free! Get in touch with for more information!

FYZ Cycle Sportive Success!

The sun dances paid off on Friday, as cyclists from across the North West’s business community took to the roads of Cheshire to cycle 104km in the sunshine in aid of The Factory, leaving from Bowdon Rugby Club. With teams from Tilney, Axon Moore, Deloitte, V Docs, VST, Clear Marketing and FRP Advisory, kindly sponsored… Read more »

Learn2Lead: ‘Another Music’ Blog Workshop

Photographer, writer and sketcher Len Grant came in and delivered a blog workshop for a group of young leaders and young people from 4CT. The young people learnt Len’s three secret ingredients for taking a great photo no matter what equipment you have. We couldn’t possibly tell you and spill the beans, sorry! They also learnt… Read more »

Thank you to Oliver and Kyle from ANS!

A huge thank you to Oliver and Kyle from ANS who donned their helmets and jumped on a tandem bike in aid of The Factory Youth Zone. The duo took on a challenge of cycling from Manchester to Blackpool and raised a fantastic £290.  

Summer Activities in North Manchester

Our Lady’s Sports Centre Our Lady’s Sports Centre is running a Summer Sports Camp – click here to download the timetable. Please contact or call 0161 234 3287 for more information. Summersonic Summersonic offers a range of free activities for young people in North Manchester over the summer break. NCFF Swimming Pool NCFF Swimming Pool timetable is available… Read more »