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Thank you for a wonderful day, Debdale Outdoor Activity Club

The Factory would like to say a big thank you to Debdale Outdoor Activity Centre who donated a full day of paddling activities to 10 of our Senior members. Despite the cold weather, the young people had a great morning canoeing and a fantastic afternoon kayaking!  

The Trophy Passes Hands in Annual Reds v. Blues Charity Football Match

It was tense, it was exciting, and it was an evening where dreams came true… particularly for team Reds. After a 3:2 defeat, the Blues were forced to hand over last year’s trophy with its new red accessories. From all of us here at The Factory Youth Zone, we would like to say thanks to… Read more »

There will be no Sunday session this week

The family friendly Sunday session this Sunday 19th November has been cancelled. Instead, there is a super fun trip to Salford Watersports Centre! There are places remaining for this trip, so if you are interested in going please contact joe.squire@thefactoryyz.org or call up on 0161 203 5333  

The Return of FAC5

The last FAC5 course of 2017 starts today! Activities for young children age 6-9yrs // school years 2, 3 & 4 Choose between football, dance, guitar lessons and multisports.  

MCFC Stadium Tour

Some of our Junior and Inclusion members were identified for both good behaviour and those who had a keen interest in football. We got tickets donated to us to take the group on a guided tour of the stadium, which included a behind the scenes look at the changing rooms, press rooms, and also pitch… Read more »

A Spooky Trip to ANS…

A group of Juniors, a couple of Seniors and some of our Young Leaders donned their best Halloween themed face paint, armed themselves with some tasty treats and visited one of The Factory’s founding patrons –  ANS,  last week. The aim of the visit was to take a taste of The Factory Youth Zone to… Read more »

Thank you AJ Bell

We were really excited to welcome in 9 apprentices from AJ Bell on Friday. The apprentices, who are only a week into their 3 year apprenticeships joined us at The Factory, giving up their days to help with an armed services survey, cleaning some of the bikes that our members are going to ‘earn’ on… Read more »

CV Writing Workshop and Interview Practice

A group of young people worked with Bruntwood and MoneyPlus Group on their CVs and their interview skills. h  Everyone had such a great and productive day, thank you so much 🙂  

Free Tennis for the Whole Family!

Did you know we offer free tennis every Sunday at 3pm? Bring family, friends, all ages welcome!  

Community Fun Day

Just over a week to go until The Factory Youth Zone’s next Community Fun Day! The day is in association with the Support Service Children Project. Join us on Sunday 17th September for a day packed full of games, activities, fun and food. If anyone in your family was in the armed services or used… Read more »