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Social Trip Details – Liverpool 8th September 2022

Dear Members and Friends Groups, The DCS is delighted to advise that we have planned our second Social Outing for Thursday the 8th Sept 2022 to Liverpool. The outing agenda will be as follows: St Georges Hall, with… Read More

St. Nicolas Church, Burnage

Venue: The Parish Church of St. Nicholas, Kingsway, Burnage, Manchester, M19 1PL Website: http://www.st-nicholas-church.org.uk/ Major architectural landmark on one of Manchester’s busiest arterial roads. This Grade II* listed building was the first church designed by architect, Nugent Francis… Read More

Warburton Street

Venue: M20 6WA – Shops open Saturday 10th September 9am to 5pm. Cobbled, quirky shopping street which is the oldest street in Didsbury Warburton Street, leading away from Wilmslow Road is the oldest street in Didsbury. Its cobbles,… Read More

The Old Parsonage

Venue: Stenner Lane, Didsbury, Manchester M20 2RQ – Open Saturday 10th September 9am to 5pm. Website: Didsbury Parsonage Trust Home of Fletcher Moss Alderman, philanthropist, JP and author. The house is now a community space. A rare stained… Read More

Didsbury Mosque

Venue: 271 Burton Road, Manchester M20 1HN Open Sunday 11th September 10am to 4pm (TBC) A warm welcome to this interesting Centre and Mosque is guaranteed. Built in red Accrington brick as a Methodist church in the Edwardian… Read More

Didsbury Library

Venue: 692 Wilmslow Road, Manchester M20 2DN Open Saturday 10th September, 9am to 7pm. Discover the Carnegie Library which was built in 1915. This beautiful Arts and Crafts library was opened on 15th May 1915, the generous Scottish-American… Read More

Didsbury Church of England School

Venue: Elm Grove, Manchester, M20 6RL Open 10am to 4pm Saturday 10th September. The present site dates from 1878 with a Grade II listed Arts and Crafts building designed by John Swarbrick, a member of the Manchester Society… Read More

St. James Church

Venue: On Stenner Lane, behind The Didsbury pub, on Wilmslow Road, Didsbury. Open 12pm to 5pm. Bell ringing 2pm – 4pm on Sunday 11th September. Refreshments – Jams, marmalade, chutneys and fruit crumbles on sale. Disabled access in… Read More

The Towers

Venue: Rear of Towers Business Park, Wilmslow Rd, Manchester M20 2RY Open: 1pm to 4pm. There is no level access to the building. A hidden historical mansion, sometimes known as the Calendar House, for its 365 windows, 52… Read More

DCS Social Trip to Trentham Gardens Retail Outlets and Wedgwood Pottery

On Thursday 28th April 2022 the DCS organised a further social trip into the potteries with 39 travellers in attendance, meeting at the usual collection points from 8:30 at Didsbury Library and then onto Parrswood Road Methodist Church…. Read More