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Two Manchester companies rise to the occasion to back community event in September

Two Manchester companies rise to the occasion to back community event in September

6 Sep 2017

One of the best-loved family owned bakers in the country is helping to fund a number of activities being held at this year’s Openshaw Festival. And they’re joined by building contractor 3 Way Building Services Ltd who are also supporting the popular annual event which is in its third year in 2017. Sheldon’s... Read more »

Mattressman is coming to save the day in east Manchester!

Mattressman is coming to save the day in east Manchester!

8 Aug 2017

A new retailer is coming to town, and bringing with it a zero-landfill policy where it can collect and recycle your old mattresses and bed-frames when you buy a comfy new one! Sadly, most bed and mattress retailers do not offer a collection service for tired and worn beds and mattresses, so very few... Read more »

New concept restaurant opens at Lime Square

New concept restaurant opens at Lime Square

20 Jul 2017

Broccoli Pizza and Pasta launched in Dubai six years ago and is now taking on the UK market with restaurants in Nottingham and Covent Garden. Broccoli serves up great tasting pizzas, pastas and salads, with a focus on fresh ingredients, fast and friendly service, and an amazing customer experience.... Read more »

Date announced for this year’s Openshaw Festival

Date announced for this year’s Openshaw Festival

4 Jul 2017

Plans are underway for the third annual Openshaw Festival which this year will take place on Saturday September 23rd from 11am – 5pm. Organisers are planning a fantastic day of family fun showcasing local entertainment and talent as well as fun fair rides, a packed food and craft market and lots of... Read more »

Family fun Father’s Day event set to take place this weekend

Family fun Father’s Day event set to take place this weekend

12 Jun 2017

The team at Lime Square are planning a special Father’s Day celebration event on Saturday 17th June. There will be a craft market running along the main walkway of the centre between 12pm and 3pm with lots of fun activities taking place including a chance for youngsters to design their own Father’s... Read more »

New pizza and pasta restaurant to open at Lime Square

New pizza and pasta restaurant to open at Lime Square

13 Feb 2017

A brand new concept in healthy Italian food on the go is due to open at Lime Square next month. Broccoli Pizza and Pasta launched in Dubai six years ago and is now taking on the UK market with restaurants in Nottingham and Covent Garden. The company’s third UK store will open next month at east Manchester’s... Read more »

Festive Event Lights up Openshaw for Christmas

Festive Event Lights up Openshaw for Christmas

2 Dec 2016

Shoppers turned out to enjoy the big Switch On at Lime Square at the weekend as the east Manchester shopping centre gets ready for Christmas. The team at Lime Square planned an afternoon of music and festive fun last Saturday with the Christmas illuminations being switched on at 5pm at both Lime Square... Read more »

Festive Event set to Light up Openshaw for Christmas this weekend!

Festive Event set to Light up Openshaw for Christmas this weekend!

22 Nov 2016

Lime Square shopping centre in Openshaw is getting ready for Christmas this weekend with the centre’s BIG lights switch on due to take place on Saturday. The team at Lime Square have planned an afternoon of music and festive fun with the Christmas illuminations being switched on at 5pm at both Lime... Read more »

Shoppers turn out for Spooky fun at Lime Square

Shoppers turn out for Spooky fun at Lime Square

31 Oct 2016

Shoppers turned out for a spooky afternoon of Halloween fun at Lime Square in east Manchester at the weekend. Activities included pumpkin decorating and a creepy crawly workshop as well as the popular weekly Saturday Market with traders joining in the Halloween theme. Youngsters were awarded prizes... Read more »

First customer for new Openshaw optician is big name soap star

First customer for new Openshaw optician is big name soap star

25 Oct 2016

Lime Square’s newest store was opened by a well-known soap star from Manchester at the weekend. Antony Cotton, who has played Sean Tully in Coronation Street for over 10 years opened the centre’s new Specsavers store on Saturday 22 October when he visits for a routine eye test. The new 1,151 sq.... Read more »