• Welcome

    Welcome to your neighbourhood page, Didsbury residents!

    Follow the links across the page to find information about your area, and what we're planning to do here.

    See this page as your virtual neighbour! Join the conversation, tell us what's important to you in Didsbury and give your feedback.

  • Local Offer

    In Didsbury, in 2019 and 2020, we're committed to doing these things:

    • We will build and develop...

      Didsbury Point

      80 Units Approximately for mixed-tenure development

      Home-ownership, Rent-to-buy and affordable rent

    • We will provide these age friendly and support services...

      Activities at the Sheltered Housing Schemes

      The Age Friendly Delivery Team manage our Sheltered Housing Schemes and bungalow sites in Chorlton and Didsbury. The Officers carry out health and wellbeing visits to our residents living in these properties. In our Sheltered Housing Schemes residents have access to communal facilities, a lounge, laundry and gardens and the properties benefit from a community alarm which is monitored 24/7 365 by an offsite company who can provide reassurance and contact services in the event of a health emergency.

      The following activities take place weekly at Grove Lane:

      • Tai Chi every Wednesday morning 10.30 – 11.30 (external group, charges apply)
      • Coffee morning every Thursday 10 – 12.30

      Also at Grove Lane the U3A (University of Third Age) run gardening, music appreciation, poetry and science groups throughout the year. This is an external group and charges apply, email smu3a.groups@gmail.com for more information.

    • We will address anti-social behaviour by...

      We work with GMP and other agencies to develop a plan to improve the neighbourhood

      With specialist services focussed around Easthope Close and Strathblane Close


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  • Funding

    Do you have an idea that would make Didsbury an even greater place to live?

    The Beautiful South Fund is funding of up to £2,500 for any group or individual with an idea focussed around community projects, whether they are big or small, that help improve and bring people together within your neighbourhood. The theme of the fund is neighbourliness.

    Some community initiative ideas could include:

    • Improving green space
    • Funding local footy team
    • Coffee mornings
    • Neighbourly meet ups 

    Interested in applying?

    Download the Application Form here

    If completing the form within your web browser, select Print > Save as PDF. to save the completed form.

    Return it by email to Maureen Ward – m.ward@southwayhousing.co.uk

    Or contact 0161 448 4229 if you would like to request a paper application form.

  • Forum

    We'd love your feedback. Discuss key topics, ask questions and communicate with others in your community using this forum. 

    What would you like to see Southway do next in Didsbury?