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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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Introducing…Levenshulme Girls Football Club

Levenshulme Girls football club was founded two years ago by Celia Hamilton, husband Dave and daughter Sancia. It all started when football-mad Sancia, a Manchester City fan desperate to start a girls team, contacted the Manchester Evening News to appeal for players to join her. At the time she was the only Levenshulme Girls player […]

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Recipe For Community – Alborz Restaurant owner Amir Darabpour

Regularly we ask a Levenshulme based trader, business, individual or group to supply us with one of their favourite recipes in order to introduce themselves to our lovely readers and let us explore the eclectic tastes behind the people who Love Levenshulme. Alborz restaurant is situated on the north side of Levenshulme high street. It […]

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Interview: Byrne The Cake – The Levenshulme Brewer

In March 2015, Dave Foulger introduced his vision for a Levenshulme based microbrewery in front of a large, thirsty crowd of funding voters. Since his success in bidding for the Levy Market fund, we catch up with the ‘Byrne the Cake’ brewer to find out how he plans to make his dreams become beer. Tell […]

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Taste Africa – A Continent of Music and Food in Levenshulme

Marking the launch of Levenshulme’s very own Food and Drink Festival this year – Taste Africa promises to bring some very colourful sounds and flavours to our vibrant South Manchester suburb. Make sure you keep Friday the 12th of June free so you can behold the magical sounds of these three world renowned, UK based […]

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Food and Drink Festival 2015 – A Preview with Jean Bernard

The food and drink festival is an annual celebration of the diverse flavours and culinary delights found within the borders of Levy. Now in it’s third year, FADFEST 2015 is shaping up to be the liveliest and most ambitious so far. Organiser and local resident Jean Bernard divulges a bit more about this year’s packed […]

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