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Countdown to 2019 Openshaw Festival

Countdown to 2019 Openshaw Festival
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Countdown to 2019 Openshaw Festival

12 August 2019

The team at Lime Square and local stakeholders are counting down to the Openshaw Festival which takes place on Saturday September 7th.

The event will run from 11am – 5pm at Lime Square, the busy east Manchester shopping centre which is just off Ashton Old Road in Openshaw.

A host of local businesses, organisations and groups are working together to organise a packed programme of activities and entertainment for visitors of all ages.

The team from Manchester City’s “City In The Community” group will be there with a fantastic football activity at the events “Health Village” and a host of local community groups and organisations will also be taking part in a “Craft Village.”

Local dance groups and singers will perform on the main stage in the “Entertainment Village” and there will also be a great line up of food to go stalls as well as fairground rides and a host of other activities.

Lime Square is owned and managed by Dransfield Properties Ltd. Kayleigh Marron, the centre’s event manager, said: “We are really looking forward to the 2019 Openshaw Festival and hope the whole community will really come together to enjoy this annual event.

“it’s not too late if you want to get involved in the event so do get in touch if you want to take a stall or bring your group to entertain the crowds - we’d love to hear from you.”

There are sponsorship opportunities available for businesses in the area to get involved with the event. For more details contact Kayleigh on

Lime Square is home to a tenant line up including Morrisons, The Range, B&M, Costa Coffee and The Gym Group. The latest store to open at the centre is Savers.

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For further information, contact:-

Public Relations Department, Dransfield Properties Ltd
Tel: 01226 360644