Bright Futures Academy helps get Greater Manchester moving

19 October, 2018

Daily Mile founder Elaine Wyllie was welcomed to Bright Futures Educational Trust (BFET) school, Stanley Grove Primary Academy this week, as part of a mission to get the northwest region moving. Stanley Grove was one of the schools chosen as the location to celebrate Manchester’s commitment to transforming the health and wellbeing of its 2.8m […]

Bee Manchester – Community art goes global

18 October, 2017

The Manchester Bee will be at the centre of a huge art project next week, which will involve almost 11,000 participants from 18 Manchester schools, 8 libraries and two museums, all creating on a global stage. ‘Bee Manchester’ is a community project that will see 20 stop-motion films created. Every frame was individually personalised by […]

Eureka Festival success for Stanley Grove Primary Academy

08 June, 2016

In conjunction with The Manchester Museum and The Manchester Day Parade, Stanley Grove Primary Academy held a brilliant Eureka Festival for families of Longsight on Saturday 4th June. It was attended by over 1,000 people with an amazing 40 activities on offer including 1 T-Rex and supported by 94 volunteers! Background Three years ago Stanley Grove Primary Academy discovered that […]

Manchester inflatable museum to go on schools tour

14 April, 2016

A museum is opening an inflatable version of itself for a tour of schools to help cope with rising demand for access to its exhibits. Manchester Museum said it was “oversubscribed” after receiving visits from 30,000 school children last year. Its blow-up version will also be used to encourage people from deprived areas to interact […]

Longsight’s Ben Lyons wows with story of Sporting Dedication

07 March, 2016

At the tender age of 12, Ben Lyons is a credit to his parents, a role model to his peers, and a youngster that former Olympian Diane Modahl wants to shout from the rooftops about A year 7 pupil at St Peter’s High School in Belle Vue, Manchester, and a former pupil of Stanley Grove […]