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The Love Levenshulme Pop-Up Hub – This September

Exciting News! Levenshulme’s high street will be home to a pop-up shop with a difference throughout September as Love Levenshulme kicks off its campaign to promote the area as a visitor destination and thriving trading environment. The Love Levenshulme pop-up hub will open on 1st of September for four weeks, delivering business training, workshops, networking events, a Saturday […]

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Levy Cycling Tour – Explore Levenshulme on Bike

We are super excited to announce that Love Levenshulme has teamed up with Sustrans to host a free new event – the Levy Cycling Tour – setting off from outside Morrisons in Chorlton on the 15th of August 2015. The residents of Levy are really lucky to have a cycling route filled with natural beauty, free […]

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Interview: Woolly Mammoth – A Match Handmade in Levenshulme

Rachael Hall and business partner Charlotte Dillon are the two entrepreneurial women behind the brand Woolly Mammoth. An idea emerged out of a mutual love of healthy food and a passion for knitting as therapy. They recently revealed ambitious plans to develop a social enterprise that will serve to benefit the mental health of the […]

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Levenshulme Contemporary Art Centre – A Festival of Thought

The Levenshulme Contemporary Art Centre (LCAC) is a fluid, wall-less gallery that has birthed itself out of necessity. A growing collective of artists, creatives and thinkers based in the suburb of Levenshulme want to explore and express modern topics of social, environmental and economical issues which greatly impact the area they live and the way […]

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Levy Walking Tour – Explore the Best of Levenshulme

Levenshulme Market and Love Levenshulme have teamed up for the very first Levy Walking Tour. A chance to explore some of the many great things Levenshulme has to see and do, the guided tour will take place this coming Saturday the 11th of July and kick off at 11am. Meeting from the bustling Levy Market. […]

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Levenshulme Dreams of McVitie’s Drive Thru

Anyone who has ever driven or walked down the Levenshulme stretch of the A6 will have been tortured and delighted in equal measure by the smells of biscuit making at the McVitie’s factory. The essence of Jaffa Cake or the waft of Chocolate Digestives have distracted many a child from school tests and adults from […]

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Levenshulme Global Picnic – An Afternoon in Cringle Park

On a drab and drizzly British Summer day it was a pleasure to witness the equally British attitude of carrying on regardless as the Levenshulme Global Picnic event ploughed full steam ahead. The public came out in droves to enjoy the family fun, food and entertainment presented in the beautiful surroundings of Cringle Park. The […]

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ART FOCUS: Stewart Kelly – Bodyworks Exhibition at Bankley Gallery

Love Levenshulme was recently invited to Bodyworks – a collection of works by Bankley artist in residence Stewart Kelly. A member of the artist led cooperative since 2008, he has found that the opportunity to curate an exhibition of his current and past practices into an all encompassing showcase gives him a chance to reflect […]

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Hello and Welcome…

Hello and welcome to all who find themselves at Love Levenshulme HQ. The new site is now live and taking its tentative first steps into the future! A little bit of background might help to make sense of the new look and re-purposed site and what its aims are for its exciting, sustainable future. The […]

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Levenshulme Arcadia – A Guide to the New Facilities

Levenshulme Arcadia, the newly appointed Leisure centre and Library, will open on 20th February 2016. Mental stimulation and physical well being are two of the most important human functions in existence and as such, it is no wonder the people of Levenshulme have fought hard to ensure the future of both within this new community […]

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