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LGN at the Imperial War Museum North

A massive thank you to everyone who came along to our trip to the Imperial War Museum North this week! What brilliant day out we had. It was fascinating and moving to hear some of our own members describe their experiences of the war, whether first hand or through the memories of close family members.… Continue Reading

Christmas Meal!

We would like to say a big thank you to everyone who came our LGN Christmas Meal in December, and helped us welcome the festive season in style. There was food, singing, Christmas jumpers and even some dancing at the end – impressive considering that substantial three course meal. We hope you all have a wonderful… Continue Reading

A Fond Farewell to the Hideclarkes

One of LGN local supporters, Karen Clarke will be leaving Levenshulme for a new life in the beautiful Greater Manchester hills with her family. She will be holding a farewell party, “The Hildeclarkes Leave Levy!” on the 10th of February 2017 at the Klondyke Club.  For those of you that know the Hideclarkes, you know… Continue Reading

A day out at Cleveleys

A day out at Cleveleys

Levenshulme Good Neighbours had a great day out at Cleveleys.  We hitched a ride with the Northmoor Luncheon club and took Good Neighbours and their befrienders. With an average age of 90 years old, many of those who came along on the day would not have been able to attend without the one to one… Continue Reading

A Trip to Gorton Monastery

A Trip to Gorton Monastery

LGN took forty older people and their volunteers to Gorton Monastery for a tour, tea and cake supported by the People’s Health Lottery. The Church and Friary of St Francis, known locally as Gorton Monastery, is a 19th-century former Franciscan friary in Manchester.  It was a real joy to hear so many older people sharing… Continue Reading

Levenshulme Good Neighbours