A great Mock Interview day at the Factory

We had a great day at the Factory on Wednesday. Supporters of the Youth Zone from various companies, including MoneyPlus, BT, DWF Solicitors, Barclays Bank, Activwin, Transport for Greater Manchester, Bruntwood, Rowan Finance, Citation and BDO came out to interview young people. Duncan from Network Young also provided and input about how to effectively network,…


Factory Festival Saturday 11th March 12-3pm

The Factory Youth Zone is hosting a Festival on Saturday 11th March 12-3pm to bring the community together to help celebrate International Women’s Day and celebrate cultures and diversity.  We have lots of activities and games for everyone to get involved in, including multi sports, rock climbing, trampolining, recreation games, painting, face paints.  We have live…


Documentary brings Young People’s perspective to 1996 IRA Manchester bombing

On 4th June 10 members from The Factory Youth Zone launched 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 aspects such as green-screening…