Great Gatsby theatre event July 10th 2021 CANCELLED

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Unfortunately due to one of the cast members testing positive for COVID we have had to cancel the performance of The Great Gatsby due to be held this Saturday. If you have bought tickets you should have received an email notifying you and you will receive a full refund. We are looking to see whether it’s possible to re-schedule the …

Audio tree trail

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If you haven’t had a go at the amazing new audio tree trail, don’t worry! it’s available from Longford Park cafe until the end of September. There’s a little snippet here to whet your appetite.

Friends of Ryebank Fields Community Fundraising Event Sunday 23rd May from 12.30pm

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We’ll be selling prints and postcards of artist Anna Violet’s stunning new Ryebank Fields map and mini-trees by Oskar Walin, hand-crafted by MMU students and staff (made from petitions to Save Ryebank Fields). Refreshments will be available including tea, coffee and homemade cakes. CASH PAYMENTS ONLY. Prints: £60. Postcards: 20 for £10. Trees: 3 for £10. We’ll also be hanging …

Ryebank Fields ‘Name a tree’ Initiative for International Women’s Day

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For International Women’s Day (08/03/21) we are joining with the Friends of Ryebank Fields to celebrate the achievements of outstanding, talented and exceptional women. Please see their press release which follows. Along the boundary of Ryebank Fields and Longford Park stands a row of 10 tall and impressive female Black Poplar trees. They were planted by Enriqueta Rylands in the …

Good news about the under 8’s play area.

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Trafford Council have informed us that following a tendering process, a contractor has now been appointed to repair the under 8’s play area. Weather permitting, the contractor is due to start on Thursday 11 February. The works to replace the safety surfaces are scheduled to take up to three weeks. It’s anticipated the play area will be able to open …