Back to Play

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Claire Glennon, qualified educational practitioner, advocate of child-led play and founder of Mini Sparks Play Sessions for pre-school children, talks about the importance of immersive, child-led play. . . . → Read More: Back to Play

Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs – 2017 Annual Buxton Opera House Pantomime

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What better place to watch a pantomime than the sparkling, fairytale setting of Buxton Opera House…
This year James Holmes is back by popular demand to play the role of the dame and Lucy Dixon will make her debut appearance as Snow White. . . . → Read More: Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs – 2017 Annual Buxton Opera House Pantomime

Young Designers Win Silver in Faraday Challenge

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Young design engineers from King’s Girls’ Division came a narrow second in a region-wide challenge to design sophisticated computer programmes to help former Maxonian Ben Ainslie win the America’s Cup. . . . → Read More: Young Designers Win Silver in Faraday Challenge

Withington’s Winning Ways

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Withington Girls’ School has been celebrating a series of wins in a wide range of pursuits – and the Manchester-based School has also just been ranked as the top school in the North in the latest Sunday Times Parent Power league tables. . . . → Read More: Withington’s Winning Ways

RockaBye Originals Unique Clothing Range

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RockaBye Originals is the crazy baby and children wear range that is the perfect solution for parents who want to dress their little ones in something unique and different.
Win Tuxedo sleepsuit… . . . → Read More: RockaBye Originals Unique Clothing Range

Talented Pupils in the Spotlight

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Dancers and musicians at Stockport Grammar School have been showcasing their skills at a variety of concerts and recitals. . . . → Read More: Talented Pupils in the Spotlight

Trafford Park Hosts Manchester’s Magical Christmas Event For Families

Santa’s Big Party brings the magical of Christmas to Manchester on 17th December. . . . → Read More: Trafford Park Hosts Manchester’s Magical Christmas Event For Families

Shows and Pantomimes

Billy Elliot- The Musical

Palace Theatre 29 November – 28 January Billy Elliot is the inspirational story of one boy’s dream to realise his ambitions against the odds. Set in the North East of England against the background of the historic 1984/ ’85 miners’ strike, Billy pursues his passion for dance in secret to . . . → Read More: Shows and Pantomimes

Talented MGS musician wins four cups

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Sam Fitzsimons, 10 years old talented musician from The Manchester Grammar School performed exceptionally at two prestigious music festivals, winning four cups. . . . → Read More: Talented MGS musician wins four cups

World Famous Gymnast Visits Alderley Girls

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Alderley Edge School for Girls welcomed Britain’s greatest ever gymnast, Beth Tweddle, renowned for her Olympic and Commonwealth successes. She hosted a Junior School Assembly and also held a question and answer session with the school’s Sports’ Scholars. . . . → Read More: World Famous Gymnast Visits Alderley Girls