Tag: young people

Presidents Cup 2018

Last Saturday, 20 of our young people traveled to The Way Youth Zone in Wolverhampton to compete in the President’s Cup, an annual competition for all of OnSide’s youth zones in the country.  Team FYZ had a big day ahead of them – they left Harpurhey at 8am and did not return until after 8pm!… Read more »

The Road to the President’s Cup 2018

We’re all incredibly excited for Onside’s President’s Cup 2018, where youth zones from all across the country compete for fame and glory (and hopefully some bragging rights)! Check out our music video for the President’s Cup, featuring the long-awaited debut of the Factory Fox (he was sleeping in a stock cupboard for a few years). Watch… Read more »

Champagne Lunch at Menagerie

Join us for our ‘Champagne Lunch’ on Thursday 8th March 2018 where we will be celebrating ‘International Women’s Day’ and raising money for The Factory Youth Zone to help change the lives of thousands of young people across Manchester. The event will be held at Menagerie and will provide a mix of entertainment from silk… Read more »

Pie Night!

Our themed cafe nights for Juniors continues with…. pie night! Join us for some delicious, traditional pies. What’s your favourite pie? Let us know on Facebook!

BRAND NEW saturDAYS SESSION

  We are very excited to announce our BRAND NEW SaturDAYS session, will launch on the 17th March. We hope to see you all then!

Recycling Poster Competition Winner… Announced

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Congratulations to one of our Junior members, Lexie, who won first prize in our recent competition with her beautiful poster. “Love the world? Recycle paper to save the trees!”

Unity Radio – The NGY opportunity for young people

Unity Radio has offered The Factory a great opportunity for our members. There are limited spaces available – please see the flyer and watch the video below for more information.   If you are interested please see Michael on Senior sessions and give him your name.

Have A Go: For the Love of Construction!

Join us on Valentine’s Day to meet up with professionals from the construction industry, and learn all about the different roles and paths into construction. This is an opportunity to have a go at traditional trades such as bricklaying and joinery, or have a glimpse into the future with our Digital Construction Experience! Apprenticeship and… Read more »

Happy Valentines Day, Factory Youth Zone!

This video was filmed and sent out to our sponsors on Valentine’s Day. It was filmed by young leader Jake Lindley, who joined us age 10 in 2012. Thanks Jake!