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It’s official and it’s VERY exciting … even if we do say so ourselves. The Factory Youth Zone, the iconic yellow building standing on Rochdale ...
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Joe Gallagher Unveils Plans for New Boxing Academy

Today, world-renowned boxing trainer, Joe Gallagher, has unveiled his plans to launch The Joe Gallagher Academy at the start of the 2018/19 academic year. Manchester-born ...
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Planting the Seeds in Our New Allotment Project

Those of you who follow us on Facebook and Twitter will have been keeping up with the construction of our new Allotment Project over the ...
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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 ...
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Young Leader Hallie-Codie wins Inspiring Young Woman Award!

We're delighted to announce that our Young Leader and member, Hallie-Codie Lusty, has won the ‘Inspiring Young Woman’ award at the 26th annual ‘Inspiring Women ...
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Alec Mudimu on Zimbabwe Football Debut

Back in March, we shared the amazing news that Alec Mudimu - whose journey at FYZ took him from Factory Member, to Volunteer, and now ...
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About the factory




About The Factory

The Factory Youth Zone provides a unique, safe place for young people aged 8 – 19, up to 25 with additional needs, from across Manchester.

With a wealth of sport and creative activities, The Factory currently welcomes almost 1,000 young people each week. Working closely with members to raise their aspirations, The Factory offers a number of targeted provisions to provide additional support to those who need it… READ MORE

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