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Wythenshawe Park Summer of Sport

Come and join in the Wythenshawe Park Summer of Sport.

Free participation - no need to pre-book, just come along to the multiplay area behind the Playground.

 

Week1 - Wed 31 July - Football
Week2 - Wed 7th August - Multisports
Week3 - Wed 14th August - Basketball
Week4 - Wed 21st August - Dodgeball
Week5 - Wed 28th August - Cricket

 

Complete a consent form at your first session (parent or guardian’s signature required).

 

Wythenshawe Park August Fun Fair

Friday 23rd August to Sunday 1st September 1pm to 7pm

 

Wythenshawe Park Courtyard Tea Rooms

Summer opening hours 09:00-17:00,

new menus!!. .

 

Wythenshawe Community Farm

Open every day to the public from 11.30-4pm in the Summer, 11:30-3pm in the winter, with a wide variety of activities and experiences for all ages

Wythenshawe Park Litter Picks 

Join the next Litter Pick, the first Monday of the month, starting at 11am from the Horticultural Centre Cottages. Bring stout footwear!

 

Wythenshawe Park Adventure Clubs 

Meet Richard from Nacro for Adventure Activities for all ages. Meet at Wythenshawe Park Horticultural centre.

Senior Adventure Club every Saturday 10am – 6pm - Ages 13-19 years of age.

Junior Adventure Club every Wednesday 5.30pm – 8.30pm 8–12 years of age.

To book contact adventure.club@nacro.co.uk or ring 07837 657 622

 

Wythenshawe Park Glasshouse Volunteers 

Meet in the Horticultural Centre Glasshouses, restoring and developing the planting and cacti, including the

various model displays. Meet daily - all welcome to join! Monday to Friday 10am-4pm.

 

Manchester Baseball Club - Wythenshawe Park 

Outdoor training will run weekly from April to September at the Baseball field, 

Adults sessions 18:30 Thursdays

Youth sessions 18:30 Tuesdays

League Games expected to run on Sunday, youth games possibly Saturday (to be confirmed)

 

Second Chance Cycle Club 

Second Chance are a cycling club established to promote fun and health through social cycling. Runs are typically 10 miles, with a break for tea or coffee and a cake at a stopover point. Generally members bring their own bike, although some are available to be borrowed.

Less experienced members can practice on the Track in the park.

Meet at the Athletics Track in the park, Tuesday and Thursday at 10am. Cost is £2 per week.

Contact Christine Alase on 07443 492 641.

 

South Manchester Nordic Walkers

Where? - Wythenshawe Park main car park

When? - Every Wednesday, 1-2pm

Cost?    - £1 (includes use of Nordic Walking Poles)

 

Real Food Wythenshawe - The Green Doctor 

Wednesdays 1 to 4pm, Thursdays 11 to 4pm Drop in session

  • Food growing – support food growing in the horticultural centre and prepare for planting in the walled garden. Year round growing using newly refurbished heated beds
  • Horticultural activities – seasonal preparation, year round training and practical experience.
  • Growing advice and guidance. Drop by for advice about plant health, what to grow where, and how to get the best out of your plants.
  • Real Food sessions provide gentle exercise. This can include walking, relaxation techniques and gentle yoga.
  • Occasional craft activities – wreath making, plant supports, Art with nature

Real Food Wythenshawe - The Pineapple Cooperative

Do you fancy trying out a small allotment plot to grow your own food? The Pineapple Cooperative is a perfect way to try your hand at food growing. There will be frequent access to advice and tools to get you started!  

The Pineapple Cooperative is in the walled garden at the back of Wythenshawe Community Farm. Contact Kay Bamford 07580 869 747 to arrange to take a food growing ‘taster allotment’

Hall Lane Horticultural Project

The Project is based in Wythenshawe Park, in the Horticultural Centre, and is a service for adults with an assessed need to attend and work on a horticulturally based therapy project,  Adults with these needs should be referred by their Social Worker/Care Manager, who would get in touch with Hall Lane Community Hub, Hall Lane, Baguley, Phone:- 0161-219-2605.

The group meet in Portakabin 3 in the Horticulture Centre in the Park, from 9.00am to 3.30pm weekdays.

Wythenshawe Horse Riding

Horse riding at the stables in Wythenshawe Park. Every Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday all year round from 9am-5pm. To book call 07876 555528

 

Wythenshawe Park Run - 5km Timed run

Every Saturday, at 9am. Run for your own enjoyment! Visit our website for details:

Wythenshawe Park Run - 5km Timed Run

 

Wythenshawe Great Run Local - 2km/5km run

Every Sunday, at 9am. Run for your own enjoyment! Visit our website for details:

Great Run Local

 

Adult Football

Join Wythenshawe football team every Sunday meet 10.45am at the pitch kick off 11am ages from 16yrs upwards. The cost is £20 a month. To book contact Joe at afcgreenbrow@gmail.com

 

Simply Cycling at Wythenshawe Park

Cycle for all ages and abilities.

Open Tuesday and Friday 9am-3pm, and Wednesday 9am-12 noon, and Saturday afternoons

To book sueblaylock2708@aol.com

 

Sale Harriers

Middle distance and cross country running ages 13+ every Sunday 10-12.30pm

Every Tuesday and Thursday evening 7-8.30pm ages 13+ Meeting at Wythenshawe athletics track.  You must speak Richard before turning up at the track. You can contact Richard on richard@bhspares.com

 

Wythenshawe Weightlifting Club meet  next to the athletics track. Training sessions  are Mon, Weds, Fri, 5-30 - 7-30pm for fitness and weightlifting. We are affiliated to British Weightlifting & have qualified coaches, with safeguarding  and first aid certification. Visit our website: www.wythenshawewlc.org.uk

 

 

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