SK4 is spoilt for choice when it comes to sports facilities within the area. The Heatons Sports Club on Green Lane has top class facilities which include: floodlit Tennis courts, two Rugby pitches, two Lacrosse pitches and a Cricket pitch. If Golf is your sport, then look no further than the beautiful Heaton Moor Golf course is set in the mature Heatons Conservation area. This demanding 18 hole course must be played to fully appreciate.
And if it’s a racket sport your after, the West Heaton Bowling, Tennis and Squash Club could be something which takes your fancy. Based just off Princess road the well run club boasts a bowling green, six floodlit tennis courts and two Squash courts.
I can say from experience, these well supported clubs are extremely friendly and do great things to support this fantastic community. Get Active!
Organised by the Rotary Club of Stockport Lamplighter, the Heatons Open Gardens is one of the most anticipated events in the Heatons diary. With a mixture of pop-up gardens and old favourites this wonderful afternoon is sure to attract a lot of attention. Maps will soon be available to help you plot your way around. The Crown Inn on Vale Close (off Didsbury Road) will be serving refreshments along the way.
The Heatons Open Gardens will be held on Sunday 20th May – Midday to 5pm.
Friends of Heaton Moor Park are hosting an Easter Egg hunt in Heaton Moor Park on Sunday 31st March from 10am to 11.30am.
There will be refreshments (including hot cross buns), available to purchase in the Pavilion on the day.
Working alongside Stockport Council, Friends of Heaton Moor Park are a group of volunteers with the sole purpose to make this lovely area attractive and interesting.
If anyone would like to help run this fantastic annual Heatons event, please contact the Friends of Heaton Moor Park.
Other organised event at the park is the ‘Moor Running Friends’ which starts on the 24th March. This involves an hour of exercises based around running. Everyone is welcome and all abilities catered for. Also, the first bowling competition of the new season starts on 31 March 2018 at 1pm. All welcome to join OR watch.
If your thinking of taking up Golf or wanting to join a local club, then Heaton Moor Golf Club have a FREE taster day on the 15th April.
Beginners and experienced golfers are welcome with 9 OR 18 hole golf available. The men’s taster session is 10am till Noon and the ladies session is 2pm till 4pm. To book simply email the course or phone on 0161 432 2134 (option 1).
All equipment is provided but the club suggest you wear trainers.
Members of the Four Heatons Traders Association are doing their bit to reduce plastic waste by taking part in their #kicktheplastic initiative. Watch out for the Instagram posts on @4Heatons and @kicktheplastic documenting the efforts that local businesses are making to reduce the amount of plastic they are using, to both encourage and support positive change within our community.
If you would like further information, Jodie Flannery will look forward to discussing your #kicktheplastic pledge and ways in which you can live a more sustainable life @eco_me_jodi Eco-me-consultancy.
This Thursday evening the Moortop Pub are holding a Bingo and Bubbles night. Starting at 7.30pm tables are booking up fast, so please get in touch.
Bookings are also now being taked for Mothers day which is on Sunday 11th March. A traditional Sunday lunch is being served with a bonus treat of Afternoon Tea, the next time your Mother visits. **NB – 1 x afternoon tea per booking valid until April 30th 2018.
Other events include a colouring competion over this half term period. Simply ask a member of the team for a picture and you will have chance to win two tickets for the Savoy Cinema.
Stella Maris School have an open morning which will take place on Saturday 17th March 2018 from 10am until 12 noon. The morning provides an opportunity for families to learn more about life at Stella Maris and meet staff and pupils.
They have limited spaces available in some year groups for an immediate start and for Pre-Prep 1 and 2 (Nursery and Reception) for September 2018 start.
There is no need to book in advance, families are welcome to turn up on the day.
For further information please contact Lindsey Farrelly on 0161 432 0532 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
A monthly producers market, held on the 1st Sunday of the month on Shaw Road Heaton Moor between 11am and 3pm. With stalls offering a variety of items, from fresh produce to crafts & gifts, this wonderful affair is a must for any Heatons diary.
It’s worth taking a look and treating yourself to something that little bit different and help support Local Independent Traders. The next market date is the 4th March so just in time to buy something lovely for your Mum.
Offering a variety of produce and items, the friendly stallholders are more than happy to chat to customers about their businesses and the products they make & sell.
Having gained a growing reputation over the years, the market has become a focal point for local residents wanting to meet and catch up on life.