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MP breaks ground at Wythenshawe school

Group photo WEBWythenshawe MP Mike Kane kicked off building work for Manchester Health Academy’s new development which will include a FA standard all-weather pitch for students and the community to enjoy.

The school, at the corner of Moor Road and Altrincham Road, Wythenshawe is investing £10 million in the new development which includes a dedicated English and maths block, dining room extension and state of the art sporting facilities with changing rooms and multi-use games area as well as the football pitch. Continue reading “MP breaks ground at Wythenshawe school”

Halloween fire at Northenden primary school was not deliberate say police

Police investigating the cause of the Halloween fire at Northenden Community School have  reassured residents it is not suspicious. 

The fire, which started at about 9pm on Friday October 31 destroyed the roof of Northenden Community School on Bazeley Road.

Officers attended and firefighters from Wythenshawe quickly brought the blaze under control. Head teacher Ian Beard has said the school will be closed on Monday and Tuesday. He hopes it will reopen later in the week but has advised parents to make childcare arrangements for the whole week just in case.

There will be further updates on the school’s website. Continue reading “Halloween fire at Northenden primary school was not deliberate say police”