Children’s Entertainment Phenomenon The Wiggles Return To The UK & Ireland For The Wiggles Big Show

Logo of the Australia's family entertainment group, The Wiggles

Australia’s most successful family entertainment group, The Wiggles, are coming to the UK and Ireland for the first time in 5 years and they’re coming to Manchester on Friday 4th August! Emma, Lachy, Simon and Anthony are so excited to be touring England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales this July and August. They will be bringing some familiar wiggly friends with them too, including Dorothy the Dinosaur, Captain Feathersword, Wags the Dog and Henry the Octopus! . . . → Read More: Children’s Entertainment Phenomenon The Wiggles Return To The UK & Ireland For The Wiggles Big Show

From Mamas Pie Kitchen to the homeless of Manchester

Mamas Pie Kitchen Logo and Meal with a Pie (thumbnail)

Mamas Pie Kitchen is a small family company with the aim to give back to the community as much as they possibly can. On Saturdays they bake around 30 pies and donate them to the cause. They give out hot pies to people sleeping under bridges and on the roads to ensure that they have dinner that evening. . . . → Read More: From Mamas Pie Kitchen to the homeless of Manchester

Talented MGS musician wins four cups

MGS pupil Sam Fitzsimons with his awards

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

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

MGS Junior Boys Complete Bear Grylls Survival Race for Tearfund Charity

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Manchester Grammar School Junior School Boys Complete Bear Grylls Survival Race To Provide Clean Sanitation In The Democratic Republic of Congo. . . . → Read More: MGS Junior Boys Complete Bear Grylls Survival Race for Tearfund Charity

Inflatable Manchester Museum for Local Schools

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Manchester Museum (part of The University of Manchester) launches the UK’s first Inflatable Museum on April 2016, bringing the museum experience to school halls all over Greater Manchester. Developed in partnership with stage designers and sound artists, this inflatable copy of Manchester Museum incorporates a performance area, exploratory activity spaces, and high quality projection and audio equipment. . . . → Read More: Inflatable Manchester Museum for Local Schools

The Manchester Grammar School Turned Pink

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One of the country’s most historic, and iconic, schools turned pink to raise money for a local breast cancer charity. Boys were invited to wear an article of pink clothing to raise funds for the Genesis Breast Cancer Prevention charity, based in Wythenshawe, Manchester. . . . → Read More: The Manchester Grammar School Turned Pink

Rabiah’s Poem Crowned Best In Manchester

Rabiah Ahmed, the winner of Young Writers’ ‘Poetry Emotions’ competition 2016

Manchester High School for Girls pupil, 11-year-old Rabiah Ahmed from Knutsford, has shown poetic brilliance by winning the Best Poem in Manchester – prize in the Young Writers’ ‘Poetry Emotions’ competition. . . . → Read More: Rabiah’s Poem Crowned Best In Manchester

Manchester High to Grow Seeds from Space

Prep pupils at Manchester High are looking forward to planting their space seeds

Children in the Preparatory Department at Manchester High School for Girls are preparing to embark on a voyage of discovery and grow seeds that have been into space as part of Tim Peake’s Principia mission to the International Space Station . . . → Read More: Manchester High to Grow Seeds from Space

The Long Reach of the Bus is All in the Book

Manchester Museum of Transport Logo

Manchester’s streets will be a rainbow of colour this Sunday, 18 October. Not a parade, or a paint festival, but a family day that reminds anyone who travelled to school or work by bus decades ago that buses come in all shades and hues. . . . → Read More: The Long Reach of the Bus is All in the Book