A bright, warm and welcoming Social Centre and Garden Cafe

Critchley House
75 Chorley Road
Swinton  M27 4AF

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Telephone: 0161 359 3410

Email: nichola.swettenham@ageuksalford.org.uk

Critchley Cafe & Crafts

Come and enjoy a speciality coffee and a light bite in the bright and modern surroundings of Critchley Cafe

Everyone is welcome at Critchley Cafe which has a five point Hygiene rating from the food standards agency.  The Cafe serves hot food and light bites together with speciality coffee and freshly brewed tea.  Come along and enjoy homemade cakes by Jean and meet our team of friendly volunteers who will ensure that you always feel welcome.  

Lunch and More

A social gathering where you can enjoy a nutritious lunch and make new friends

The Lunch and More group meet every month on a Tuesday 12-2pm.  Come along to Critchley House and enjoy a hot lunch, homemade cake and tea or coffee.  We also have quizzes, Bingo, Beetle Drive and Dominos to name a few activities.  The price is £5 which is bookable in advance.


Five star food hygiene rating.   Staff are DBS checked

Opening times     9.00am to 5.00pm  Monday to Friday 

Parking facilities

Some street parking on Chorley Road.

Accessible facilities

Ramped access into the cafe, wide doors, level access inside and accessible toilets.

Want to volunteer?

Find out further information about volunteering with Age UK Salford here and for an application pack.

If you would like any additional information, please contact the Volunteer Coordinator:Jane.Holt@ageuksalford.org.uk 

Zumba Gold

Especially for the over 50’s a lively and enjoyable take on Zumba.

You don’t have to be a keep fit guru to come along and enjoy this special take on Zumba specially designed for the over 50’s.  It is a little slower than its more energetic neighbour but still enjoys some great music to get you moving.   The class is run by a qualified trainer.  The cost is £2.50 and meets every Wednesday 10-11am at Critchley House.  Stay for a coffee and chat afterwards in the bright and modern surroundings of Critchley Cafe.

 What’s coming to Critchley House?

Be the first to know what is coming next at Critchley House; keep up to date through our Age UK website or by calling into the centre for a coffee.

Critchley House Cafe and centre is always on the lookout for new members to join in its many fun and varied activities, details of these can be found below.  Places are limited, so if you are interested in coming along then please give Nichola a call on 0161 359 3410.

Email nichola.swettenham@ageuksalford.org.uk

Gardening Group

Do you enjoy meeting new people whilst learning or enhancing your knowledge and love of gardening?  We are looking for members to join our group.  Places are limited so please get in touch as soon as possible.

Crafts & Coffee

Crafting social group.  Would you like to share or develop your love of crafting whilst enjoying a speciality coffee?  If so then call in to the centre to reserve your place.

Further information