Podcast: What Manchester Taught Me with Bruntwood

The latest ‘What Manchester Taught Me’ podcast is now live with special guest Kate Vokes, Director of Social Impact at Bruntwood. ‘What Manchester Taught Me’ is a youth-led podcast series which allows listeners to get to know the charity’s supporters, delve deeper into their ties to Manchester, uncover their tips and tricks for success and... Read more »

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East Manchester’s £6.6million HideOut Youth Zone edges closer to completion

Over the past twelve months work has progressed well on-site of East Manchester’s brand-new Youth Zone, with construction of the £6.6million HideOut Youth Zone on schedule to complete this Spring.  Located on Hyde Road in Belle Vue, HideOut Youth Zone will offer young people aged 8-19, and up to 25 for those with additional needs, somewhere to go, something to do and someone to talk... Read more »

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Jigsaw Foundation supports East Manchester’s new Youth Zone

Jigsaw Foundation, the community fund run by housing group Jigsaw, has awarded £25,000 funding to HideOut Youth Zone, a new state-of-the-art youth centre in East Manchester, which is due to officially open this summer. The funding will help the centre recruit staff and volunteers for the centre. The new facility will open 7 days a... Read more »

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Now recruiting volunteers at HideOut Youth Zone

East Manchester’s HideOut Youth Zone has launched its first volunteer recruitment campaign which aims to recruit 100 volunteers in preparation for its official opening later this year.  Located on Hyde Road in East Manchester, HideOut Youth Zone is a brand-new young people’s charity which will be open to young people aged 8-19, and up to 25 for those with additional needs, 7 days a week for just 50p... Read more »

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Theo Paphitis supports HideOut Youth Zone

Theo Paphitis has pledged to become a Founder Patron of East Manchester’s HideOut Youth Zone, via the Theo Paphitis Charitable Trust, giving back to the local community where he grew up. Set to open in Gorton in Spring 2020, HideOut Youth Zone will provide thousands of young people from East Manchester with somewhere to go,... Read more »

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THIS IS MANCHESTER AWARDS 2019 SUPPORTS HIDEOUT YOUTH ZONE

Over 400 attendees including; Sports personalities; Joe Hart, Patrice Evra, Anthony Crolla, Joe Gallagher, YouTuber; Poet. TV Personalities; Jenny Powell, Scott Thomas and Stacey Forsey. Business leaders; Umar Kamani (Pretty Little Thing), John Roberts (AO.com), Adam Kamani (Kamani Properties), Fred Done (CEO Betfred) attended TIMA on Monday 11th November. This is Manchester Awards 2019, celebrates... Read more »

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The Manchester Ball raises £53,000 for Manchester’s young people

The annual Manchester Ball took place on Friday 8th November, supported by local businesses, and the professional community. The Manchester Ball is an independent fundraising dinner which donates 100% of its proceeds each year to a local charity to help with their excellent work. 2019 marks the 32ndAnniversary of The Manchester Ball, during which time, it... Read more »

This Is Manchester Award ambassadors discuss what makes Manchester special on new youth-led podcast series

This Is Manchester Awards Founder Ziara Siddique, TV host Jenny Powell and The Social PR agency owner Scott Thomas are the latest guests to be interviewed by young people on HideOut Youth Zone’s new podcast series ‘What Manchester Taught Me’. On the brand-new episode, Ziara, Jenny and Scott discuss their favourite places in Manchester, their... Read more »

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Supporters enjoy sneak peek inside East Manchester’s new £6.6million HideOut Youth Zone

Wednesday 6th November saw funders and supporters of East Manchester’s new HideOut Youth Zone gather to see the progress on-site of the £6.6million facility. Located on Hyde Road in East Manchester, HideOut Youth Zone is a brand-new charity set to inspire Manchester’s young people to lead healthier, happier, more aspirational lives through quality activities and... Read more »

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GCA Altium hosts charity football tournament in support of HideOut Youth Zone

GCA Altium’s Manchester team hosted a 5-a-side football tournament on October 17th to raise funds for HideOut Youth Zone, a brand-new Manchester-based charity the team supports as a Founding Patron. 25 teams from businesses across the North West took part in the tournament and together raised £4000 for HideOut, a state-of-the-art Youth Zone, set to... Read more »

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