I wanted to give Alix Johnstone a warm welcome as she joins our Didsbury team and starts her journey with us as a Lettings Negotiator. I am so happy to have Alix on board and if you have any queries lettings related, please give myself or my team – Jordana and Alix a call – 0161 249 5160
year’s switch-on fun kicks off at 5.30, with free craft activities for children
in the library (under 8s must be accompanied).
it’s everybody out onto Wilmslow Road for the countdown to Christmas (from
6.50pm)! Enjoy live music from Manchester Contemporary Youth Choir and
festive fun hosted by our brilliant MC, Andrew Simcock. He’ll be announcing
Didsbury’s Christmassiest windows, before welcoming a Very Special Guest (the
clue’s in the picture!), who’ll arrive in style for that all-important lights
switch-on. Drinks and nibbles, kindly provided by local traders, will
add to the seasonal cheer.
Gin mixologist Hilary has carefully selected a range of gins to suit all tastes, which will be available on the bar under the headings Local, Fruity and World Gins. Hilary has worked closely with Peter Spanton Beverages, who specialise in premium choice tonics. Check out their fabulous range of classic and unique flavours.
These are all laid out in the drinks menu, with a description and the suggested “perfect mix” of tonic or other mixer & garnish to pair with your choice of gin.
Street Food is available with single or sharing options, along with music provided by talented local musicians.
The gin exhibitors will be selling their products on the night. Why not try before you buy, as all their gins are available from the bar. You can order at any point during the evening and your bottle(s) will be ready for you to collect as you are leaving.
Please note: The bars operate on a token system which can be purchased on the night from the Entrance Desk. Vouchers can be bought in multiples of £5 and are worth 1 measure (25ml) of gin plus tonic and garnish.
Didsbury Gin Festival is much more than just a gin drinking session; it is an opportunity to socialise, discuss, exchange ideas and most of all have fun!
PTA’S FAMILY BONFIRE & FIREWORKS NIGHT IS BACK MONDAY THE 4TH NOVEMBER 2019: 17:00 – 19.00 * GATES OPEN AT 17:00
We’re delighted to announce the annual, community family fundraiser will be back with a bang this year. Celebrating the 13th year lighting up the skies of West Didsbury, Manchester.
The Cavendish PTA Bonfire & Fireworks Night will take place on MONDAY the 4th November in conjunction with Chorlton Fireworks and we hope that both new and familiar faces will join in for a fun filled, family night.
Gates will open at 17.00. Adults £4, children £2 and 2s and under free. Cash only on the gate. Correct money will be greatly received on the night! All children have to be accompanied by an adult (18+). Please use Cavendish Community Primary School’s car park entrance to access the event. https://www.tickettailor.com/events/cavendishpta/304013#
IN A SERIES OF WEST DIDSBURY COMEDY FESTIVAL WARM UP GIGS ‘COMEDY AT THE NORTHERN’ PROUDLY PRESENT…
On Friday 8th November 2019
MC KEVIN DEWSBURY (“His delivery
is spot on, delightfully funny” Broadway Baby) is your host presenting…
Your headliner is one of the very best and a legend of the Manchester & NW comedy circuit. Rip-roaring anecdotes and razor sharp observations combine to deliver a riotous set of laughter! As seen on ‘That Peter Kay Thing’ Channel 4, ‘Cold Feet’ ITV, ‘Phoenix Nights’ Channel 4, Steve Coogan’s Film ’24 Hour Party People’ and Channel 4’s Bafta award winning Buried.
Opening the show Brummie Craig
Deeley is an absolute joy! From real life struggles, surreal absurdities and
cutting one-liners, a very in demand comic across the UK.
“Craig Deeley makes me laugh on
and off Twitter. Which is rare.” Sarah Millican
Finalist of BBC New Comedian of
the Year 2019, Hannah is undoubtedly a rising star!
The Albert Clubs 3rd annual Oktoberfest event is here!
A day of German beer, food, music and merriment at The Albert Club. Like previous years, the day will be split over two sessions…
From 1pm til 7.30pm there’ll be an outside marquee and bar on the terrace serving a range of German and Bavarian beers, a German-style BBQ and live music in the afternoon. The afternoon session is FREE and no ticket is required.
Then, in the evening, get your lederhosen on and be ready to party with a live brass oompah band. This part of the event is ADVANCE TICKET ONLY and afternoon guests/those without tickets will be required to vacate the clubhouse by 7.30pm. The outdoor bar will close at 10pm so those without tickets can use this bar and stay until 10.30pm
On 21st September, at the Didsbury Park Pavillion in Didsbury Park, The Friends of Didsbury Park and the Altrincham and District Dog Training Society present the 3rd annual Didsbury dog show.
There are team games for humans and canines, such as a spoon
and potato race, football dribbling, and have-a-go-agility, plus competitions
for the most handsome dog and the waggiest tail (dogs only for that one!).