Didsbury Civic Society is a charity with over 600 members around Didsbury and beyond which is celebratiing its 50th anniversary in 2016.
The Didsbury Civic Society aims to represent the interests of residents of all ages in an ever-changing world by:
Supporting the needs of local businesses;
Ensuring Didsbury is well represented in any discussions with Manchester City Council and liaising with other relevant agencies and residents' groups;
Promoting good planning policy which conserves the best of the present environment and ensures new development is of appropriate quality;
Encouraging a greater awareness of local history;
Welcoming and encouraging local and council participation arranging visits, talks and social events to bring people together;
Creating new green spaces such as the Jubilee Garden and the Stenner Lane Community Orchard;
Involvement with Didsbury in Bloom, Carols and Lights, Didsbury Festival, the Classic Car Show and the Guitar Trail.
We run anumber of community social events, guided walks, talks and visits throughout the year.