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We have set up a fundraiser to improve the space at Didsbury Village War Memorial

Didsbury community organisations and local councillors are raising funds for a new Garden of Contemplation in the surrounding grounds at the Cenotaph. Situated in the heart of the village next to Didsbury Library, the war memorial is the focal… Read More

DCS Social Trip to Attingham Park Shrewsbury Wednesday 27th September 2023

The welcome committee in waiting for Didsbury Civic Society Our trip to Attingham Park started with the Coach and Passengers both being in place on time and ready to go at 8:30am, with the second pick up at… Read More

Safeguarding Vulnerable Adults Policy

Charity No 1181126 Authors – Mike Corlett A N Othe Date – 26th September 2023 Statement of Safeguarding Policy of Vulnerable Adults  This policy is subject to revision every 12 months or whenever deemed necessary by changed circumstances or… Read More

A visit to Attingham Park, Atcham, Shrewsbury Wednesday 27th September 2023

With a stop at Cannock Chase Outlet Village for a coffee break and some browsing, or possibly shopping. This outlet is very new and is run by the same firm as Cheshire Oaks, but is as yet considerably… Read More

Didsbury Spann`s Ghost Advertisement

Who were the Spann Family who advertised their business on the gable end of the building which is now Costa Coffee in Didsbury? The advert is now a ghost sign but originally read “TEL. 234 DIDSBURY, SPANNS, BLINDS,… Read More

DCS Minutes of General Meeting Monday 12th June 2023

Attendees were welcomed by the chair Attendees: Mike Corlett, Carol Wilkinson, Gordon Browne, Richard Kilpatrick, Pam Venning, Mary Christie, John Leech, Debbie Hilal, Mark Clayton, Geoff Bridson,   Apologies for absence: Andrew Simcock, Ellie Sams, James Wilson, Anne-Marie… Read More

Social Trip to South Yorkshire 3rd May 2023

The trip to Yorkshire enticed 48 members and friends across the Pennines to the White Rose County.  We were rewarded with a great day with excellent weather, green fields, full reservoirs and lambs. This was our first trip… Read More