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Happy Birthday Levenshulme Arcadia! Celebrate with Bhangra, Cake and Circus Fun

First Birthday Party For Levenshulme Arcadia Well, that was a quick year…and after a few minor teething problems, there’s no doubt that Levenshulme Arcadia has settled in to the area very nicely. It’s proving to be a very popular meeting place for the young and old and everyone in between! The Library is well used […]

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Levenshulme Gin Festival – Gin Trifle, Levvy Metal and Harp on Entry.

Who’s Running the New Festival? The Levenshulme Gin Festival  on the 17th of Feb – a first for Levenshulme and a welcome foray into the ‘Ginmania’ currently taking Britain by storm. Savvy party champions and all round good guys at The Klondyke in partnership with Levenshulme Festivals founder, Jamie Whittaker have previously hosted The Summer of Lev, Oktoberfest […]

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Mosque Open Day – Madina Masjid Opens Doors To All Levenshulme Residents

When Is The Open Day? On Sunday the 5th of February at 12pm – 3pm there is an opportunity to visit our local mosque. Madina Masjid on Barlow Road is soon to be transformed into a modern, state of the art community centre and cafe along with place of prayer. The improvements, once complete will create a building […]

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Levenshulme Night Market Goes Monthly in 2017 With A St Patrick’s Day Special

Super exciting news to keep the winter blues away for residents of Levenshulme and further afield in Manchester. 2017 is already  proving a great year for evening pursuits in Levy, with the new Secret Diner  launched at Fred’s Ale House by Levy Market regular Nasi Lemak at the turn of this year and the up an coming Levenshulme […]

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Heart & Parcel – Teaching English and Cooking Dumplings Woman To Woman.

Karolina Koscien and Clare Courtney are two friends who live in Levenshulme. In October 2015, they were compelled to set up Heart & Parcel in response to the reduction in funding of English language courses for migrants in the UK. Their ambitions have gone from strength to strength and their not-for-profit model has ensured they […]

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Levenshulme Station’s Tacky Decoration Christmas Amnesty! Saturday 10th Dec 1:30pm

Love Levenshulme and Friends of Levenshulme Station are teaming up to blitz the dreary old Levy Station with a bit of festive cheer this coming Saturday 10th December….but we need everyones help to make it happen! We need your tacky tree decorations, tinsel and your time(not asking much ehh?)! Help us spread the word and create […]

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Interview: Pastrami Now – The Sandwich Kings of Levenshulme Market

Pastrami Now are fast becoming the market stall of the hungover, the ravenous and the bargain hunter. It’s a tad exciting when you get to the front of their cerise pink stall queue and realise, these guys mean business. Then they start slicing up mahoosive portions of beef for you, like you’re a special someone. […]

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This Weekend – A Pocket Full of Treasures, Live Poetry, Copesetic, Bankley Open Studios & Oktoberfest

What’s Going On In Levenshulme This Weekend? Good question! Answer – Lots! Here’s a run down of Levenshulme treats for the ears and eyes and other senses you wish to engage this weekend. Friday 7th October Copesetic Sound System It’s back. First Friday of the month, now a steady ‘rocksteady’ fixture on The Klondyke calendar […]

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Great News! Trove is Going Large – Opening Friday 14th of October for BRUNCH and 20% discounts

Fab news for Levenshulme’s culinary scene and Trove frequenters alike. The highly anticipated extension we’ve been waiting for is happening this month. In this case, bigger most definitely means better. New Opening Times are as follows :    New Cafe Opening Times mon-weds 8am-5pm thurs-fri 8am-10pm sat 9am-10pm sun 9.30-10pm The one big challenge Trove has faced since […]

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Levenshulme Jumble Trail #2 – The September Edit in Bargain Burb – Sunday 18th

Roll up! Roll up! Levenshulme Jumble Trail is back this Sunday 18th of September for a second helping in the late of Summer and it promises to be jumble of the year if the amount of stalls is anything to go by! At last count, there’s 74 stalls signed up to take part, all open […]

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