Category: community news

shaw road footway improvements

Work starts today on the exciting streetscape improvement scheme on Shaw Road. Providing wider pavements for pedestrians, the carriageway will enhance the appeal of existing shops and cafés. With an aim to create a move liveable and inviting street environment, the work is likely to last for four months with a completion set for around June time.

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The Boundary

The Boundary – Neighbourhood Café and Bar opening in Heaton Mersey in February.

The Boundary, is a new independent café and bar opening in Heaton Mersey at the end of February! Serving up food and drink from early morning to late evening, with a range of artisan foods and drinks, alongside a great atmosphere and an ace soundtrack.

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women only lifestyle bootcamp

The Busy Woman’s Fitness Project is an outdoor fitness camp for women held at convenient times in central Heaton Moor. Fast, fun and effective workouts that get results for time deprived women. 45 minute workouts 3 x a week, nutritional support, progressive exercises and motivation are exactly what you need to get in great shape. Suitable for all levels of fitness.

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Fancy a Wassail?

Helping Britain Blossom in partnership with Heaton Mersey Conservation Group, are holding a Wassail which involves drinking to the health of trees. This traditional ceremony is practiced in many of the cider orchards in southern England during the winter.

Helping Britain Blossom orchards have a simple proposition. The community comes together to plant, or restore, fruit trees and create valuable green space in their local area. This orchard can be as few as five trees or many hundreds of trees, what matters is that the orchard provides a safe, green space for the local community that can be used for a wide range of activities and celebrations.

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the fitzgerald

Based above Tusk on Heaton Moor Road, ‘The Fitzgerald’ is the latest new cocktail bar to grace Heaton Moor’s ever growing neon hit streets. Accessed via a hidden side entrance to the first floor drinking den, this beautiful bar adds a touch of glamour to Heaton Moor. The bar serves up a fantastic range of cocktails with a beautiful 1920’s inspried decor.

See you in there!

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magic world

As if by magic, a new shop has appeared on Wellington Road North. Magic World is a premier magic shop selling quality magic tricks from across the world. Having been established for over 14 years Magic World were one of the very first online magic shops in the UK. With a large range of over 20,000 tricks, I’m sure my with have something up their sleeve, to fulfill your magic requirments.

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street improvements to shaw road

A local Heaton Moor resident and urban designer Nick Atherton, is seeing his vision to pedestrianise Shaw Road brought to life. In partnership with the Four Heatons Traders Association, Nick has obtained funding by Stockport SMBC to redesign the carriageway on Shaw Road, enhancing the appeal of existing shops and cafés. The project will produce wider pavements which will create a move liveable and inviting street environment.

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heatons christmas festival

The Heatons Christmas Festival is here again! Organised by the Four Heatons Traders Association, this brilliant event is located on Shaw Road, Heaton Moor this Saturday 3pm – 8pm.

With an abundance of events including Market stalls and live entertainment, the 4HTA Christmas Festival is one of The Heatons major events of the year.

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new acting school arrives in the heatons

Actor Tribe is a new acting school which aims to provide a platform and freedom, for students to potentially start working in the business as professional actors.

Based in Heaton Mersey, the acting school is headed up by husband and wife duo Lee Boardman and Jennifer James. Having grown up in Reddish, Lee knows The Heatons well and is very excited to work with local talent. Inviting people young and old, acting master classes are now available for people to register their place.

So if you want to be the next Ewan McGregor or Suranne Jones who interestingly is one of Actor Tribes patrons, get in touch via the details below.

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