Documentary Brings Young People’s Perspective To 1996 Ira Manchester Bombing

The afternoon of Saturday 4th June saw 10 members from The Factory Youth Zone launch the first screening of the film ‘OurManchester Ourselves’ to commemorate the Manchester bomb in 1996. Over the last nine months, the young film-makers worked with Production Company First Take to learn how to produce a professional film, the animation and…


Ready, Set, Go Ride!

The Factory has now run two Go-Ride events in January and February with almost 50 young people taking part in mountain biking activities! The latest event took place on Saturday 27th February and saw 25 young people aged 8–16 take part in a coaching session, time trial and group races where they had the chance…


Redrow Builds A Better Future For Members

The homebuilder, Redeow, has donated another £25,000 to The Factory Youth Zone, taking the total amount it has gifted to the charity to £100,000. The latest sum will go towards the Employability and Enterprise initiatives, which prepare young people to make a successful transition to work, education and training.  This starts from the age of eight with…