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Find out here about activities and events taking place at Age UK Manchester.

Daily activities at Crossacres Resource Centre

  • Book and Jigsaw Exchange

    Are your shelves heaving under the weight of books and finished jigsaws? Then bring along your unwanted items and swap them for new ones!

  • Computers

    Members can access computers and the Internet at Crossacres Community Resource Centre. Supported or guided learning sessions are also available by appointment.

  • Easyline Gymnasium

    The gym at Crossacres is equipped with the latest innovations in fitness apparatus from TechnoGym. After an induction into using the equipment you will be able to use the gym throughout the week.

  • Emporium

    Come and visit our selection of independent shops upstairs. Unique gifts, crafts and clothes are available.

  • The Two Soups Café

    We have a love Café that serves cakes, soup, sandwiches and light refreshments.

Promotional offer:

If you attend Crossacres more than once a week, you may like to consider a membership offer for just £5 a month which brings with it free access to many of the activities listed below as well as a host of other benefits including; free refreshments, a Café loyalty card, half price gym and exercise sessions and free Internet access.

If you would like any further information regarding any of our activities or events, please contact:

Kim Hyde
Crossacres Care Centre
Peel Hall Road
Wythenshawe, M22 5DG

Tel: 0161 437 0717

Regular activities at Openshaw Resource Centre

  • Crafty Coffee Morning

    Enjoy a Crafty Coffee Morning for £1.00. 

  • Luncheon Club

    Meet and chat with other people, over a reasonably priced two course home-cooked lunch for a mere £3.20; no need to book. Simply drop in!

  • Tai Chi sessions

    These are seated exercises to help improve health and well-being (along with some optional standing ones to improve balance, if you’re feeling particularly ambitious)


Promotional offer:

The Ageing Well Clubs in North Manchester offer a ONE free session to any of the listed activities: Luncheon Club, Crafty Coffee Morning and Tai Chi Session.

If you would like any further information regarding any of our activities or events, please contact:

Donna Smith
Openshaw Resource Centre
10 Catherine Street
Manchester, M11 1WF

Tel: 0161 914 9623