Fringe & Further Information

Fringe events

BASW England – The Role of Social Workers in Disasters

Thursday, 15 November 2018, 6:00pm – 8:00pm | Council Chambers, Manchester Town Hall.

Join BASW England at this free fringe event, to learn more about the role of social workers in disasters and the important role they play.

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Guardian Charity Quiz


Thursday 15 November | 7pm – Late 

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Further information


For general visitor information about Manchester, visit

For information on restaurants, visit

Christmas Markets

Manchester’s famous Christmas Markets start on 9 November this year. For more information on where to find the markets and what’s on offer, click here.

Go! Running Tours Manchester

Guided sight-running tours of the city – for more information on bookings and pricing click here.

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Grow-wise –  a new blended learning resource for multi-agency practitioners, focussing on child development from 0 – 19 years. Accessible and flexible, Grow-wise allows your staff to learn at a time and pace that suits their individual needs. 

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“Optalis is a leading supplier of cost effective and innovative provider and statutory adult social care services to local authorities.”

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“Kingsbury Hill Fox is the vehicle through which Philip Mickelborough undertakes consultancy in social care markets – extra care, care homes and homecare – and publishes his annual market report on extra care housing.”

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