The day was organised Cllr Lee-Anne Igbon and was attended by approximately 200 members of public as well as Labour MP Lucy Powell & Councillor Rahman who is the Executive Member for Culture and Leisure in Manchester.

On offer were services such as:


  • Walking Football & Netball
  • Women Only fitness classes
  • Massages
  • Green screen to have photos with inspirational women
  • Volunteer & training schemes
  • Food & Mood Stall with body image & wellbeing advisor
  • Children’s Services & activities
  • Women In Islam - promoting the rights of women, female role models, exhibition their own outreach work especially within the Hulme and local areas and offering henna painting
  • Health & Beauty products
  • Building confidence through drama
  • Small cinema screening of ‘Hulme Sweet Hulme’ which is due to be broadcast at the Whitworth Art Gallery later this year


It was a great day and the centre looks forward to hosting more events for the community in the future.