Manchester Day Parade 2011

The Manchester Day Parade is taking to the high seas and reaching for the skies, bringing to life our city’s great discoveries. Volunteers will hand out the programmes to spectators along the parade route

Volunteers are needed 11am-4pm on 19th June. If you would like to get involved with this fantastic event, contact Helen, 0161 234 5209 More info at

British Gas Big Dip 2011

From Saturday 30th July until Monday 29th August The “British Gas Big Dip” will be based within Spinningfields.

The temporary build will feature 25m-sized outdoor pool and promises ‘summer swimming like never before’ with aqua fit, family swims, splash games, toddler fun, mini water polo and water confidence sessions.

Full kit will be provided.

For more information on this placement,visit