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  • 25 years of Prince’s Trust at Groundwork Greater Manchester

    Background Prince’s Trust TEAM programme is a 12-week development programme for 16 to 25-year-olds that are not in education, training, or employment. The Groundwork team currently deliver the programme in Ashton, Oldham and Rochdale supporting young people with a range of barriers restricting them from reaching their potential. 2023 marked the 25th year of the…

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  • Our Land, Our Future – World Environment Day 2024

    World Environment Day on the 5th June brings together millions of people from across the globe, engaging them in the effort to protect and restore the Earth. In 2024 World Environment Day focuses on land restoration, desertification and drought resilience under the slogan “Our land. Our future. We are #GenerationRestoration.”   Here in Greater Manchester,…

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  • Revitalising a Community Space in Stockport

    Through community engagement and nature-friendly planting, an unloved space was revitalised in Stockport town centre with the help of local volunteers and businesses.

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  • Supporting Deeplish Community Association to take action for climate & nature

    Groundwork’s Community Climate Action Lead, Lydia has been working closely with Deeplish Community Association over the past six month supporting them to develop their Climate and Sustainability Roadmap and Action Plan. Centre Manager, Sohail is one of the most passionate people we’ve met in the community and is extremely keen to engage the wider community…

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  • Your views on Parting with Plastic – Earth Day 2024

    Earth Day is the world’s longest running and biggest environmental movement driving positive action for our planet. In May 2024 150,000 partners in over 192 countries joined forces to reduce plastic production by 60% by 2040 and we were keen to ensure Greater Manchester residents were involved too! We know that climate action takes lots of…

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  • Empowering young people in Stockport

    Over the past year, Groundwork have supported young people in Stockport to become active members in their community, helping them develop activities which create greener, cleaner, safer spaces for all. As a result, the young people learned more about the challenges which affect them and were empowered to make their voices, ideas and actions heard.…

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