The Factory Firewalk

More than 40 brave souls took on the challenge of walking over hot coals to raise money for The Factory Youth Zone. The walk, which took place at the Harpurhey Shopping Precinct, was organised by UK Firewalk who have previously done events at Blackburn Youth Zone. This is the first time The Factory have done a firewalk…


Beware the Boggart: Family Cycling Event

Many years ago, Boggart Hole Clough was said to be haunted by a boggart who roamed the open land in Blackley. Decades later, The Factory will be taking on the challenge of evading the boggart in the cycling extravaganza “Beware the Boggart”. This event takes place on Sunday 30th November between 11am – 12.30pm and…


The FYZ Awards Video Released

On October 11th 2014, The Factory hosted the inaugural FYZ awards to celebrate the achievements of young people in Manchester. Thanks to OnSide, our parent organisation, we are now able to show you more of what happened on the night. Check out the video below to see more of this spectacular and inspiring evening!