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Why East Manchester?

The centre in Gorton, which would provide enriching leisure activities and support for children and young people in central and east Manchester seven days a week, would be part of the Onside Youth Zones network, which also includes the successful Factory Youth Zone in Harpurhey.

Youth Zones provide safe, inspiring places for young people to go in their leisure time – offering creative and sporting activities, plus support for their practical, social and emotional needs to help them grow into happier, healthier adults.

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Manchester is leading the way nationally with the creation of a second £6m OnSide Youth Zone in the City

16th March 2018 by OnSide Youth Zones

Media Release The new Youth Zone is to be built in East Manchester on the former Gorton baths site at the corner of Hyde Road…

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Plan for second OnSide Youth Zone in Manchester announced

7th December 2017 by OnSide Youth Zones

Proposals to create a second OnSide Youth Zone in Manchester will be considered by Manchester City Council’s Executive on Wednesday 13 December. The centre in…

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