What’s On

There is always plenty happening here at MediaCityUK, so if you don’t want to miss out on the action, make sure you keep an eye on our events calendar.

You can also keep in the know, by: following us on Twittersigning up to our newsletter or liking our Facebook page. We will do our best to list every event we are informed about but apologise if you can’t find what you are looking for. 

  • Boot camp training sessions

    Boot camp training sessions

    Friendly, mixed classes with personal trainer, Dan Christopherson at MediaCityUK. Taking place on the Splat (near The Greenhouse) every Monday and Thursday at 1pm. £5 per session, with your first session FREE!

    For full details or more information email: dcptcheshire@gmail.com (07825 545 745)

    When:

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    Boot camp training sessions

    Starting from: January 16, 2014
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  • Pilates classes at Penelope’s Kitchen

    Pilates classes at Penelope’s Kitchen

    Run by Therapy First’s pilates teacher, head down and give it a go.

    Click here for more information http://www.therapy-first.co.uk/pilates-classes/ or email info@therapy-first.co.uk call 0161 796 7226

     

    Location: Penelope's Kitchen

    When:
    » Wednesday, August 5, 2015 (6.00pm - 8.00pm)
    » Wednesday, August 12, 2015 (6.00pm - 8.00pm)
    » Wednesday, August 19, 2015 (6.00pm - 8.00pm)
    » Wednesday, August 26, 2015 (6.00pm - 8.00pm)
    » Wednesday, September 2, 2015 (6.00pm - 8.00pm)
    » Wednesday, September 9, 2015 (6.00pm - 8.00pm)

    Further information: Website

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    Pilates classes at Penelope’s Kitchen

    Starting from: February 25, 2015
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  • Old Docks.. New City.. MediaCityUK

    Old Docks.. New City.. MediaCityUK

    An old canal, the legacy of a great port, a soaring high rise city- MediaCityUK- and a new home for The Street. Meet at MediaCityUK Metrolink stop. This walk is suitable for wheelchair users. No need to book, please pay the guide on the day.

    Price: £8.00 (£7.00 concessions)

    12 noon Sunday 10th May, Thursday 16th July & Tuesday 8th September. For more details visit: http://www.visitsalford.info/walksandwater.htm

    When:
    » Tuesday, September 8, 2015 (12.00pm - 2.00pm)

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    Old Docks.. New City.. MediaCityUK

    Starting from: May 10, 2015
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  • Big Summer of Netball

    Big Summer of Netball

    BIG SUMMER OF NETBALL

    The Big Summer of Netball arrives on The Pitch at MediaCityUK in June. Hosted by England Netball, the new drop-in sessions allow participants to practice their netball skills with trained professionals and compete against others in mini games. The sessions are designed for any interested participants to drop in and take part individually- you don’t have to have a full team! Netball is no only a great social sport but great from a fitness perspective. Did you know that netball is great for:

    -Burning calories & lowering body fat, if played regularly

    -Improves upper body strength & working key arm muscle

    -Develops the body’s cardiovascular system

    -Improves the body’s flexibility and nimbleness

    Every Wednesday from 10th June to 8th July - 5-7pm

    £3 per session- payable beforehand at: University of Salford Shop

    For more information please email: Jessica.Gordon-Smith@englandnetball.co.uk

    When:
    » Wednesday, July 8, 2015 - Wednesday, August 5, 2015

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    Big Summer of Netball

    Starting from: June 10, 2015
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  • MediaCityUK Summer Football League

    MediaCityUK Summer Football League

    SUMMER FOOTBALL LEAGUE

    MediaCityUK’s Football League is back! The new Summer League begins on Thursday 11th June. 6 teams will compete over 13 weeks to be crowned the MediaCityUK Football Summer League champions, with the final fixtures culminating in ‘Play-Off week’.

    The League will be facilitated by trained professionals from the University of Salford and will include full match officials. Equipment such as balls and bibs will also be included in the cost.

    MCUK Summer Football League

    Thursday evenings 6-9pm

    13 week league including Play-off week & Finals

    One-off £10 team registration fee required during sign up

    £30 per team, per week

     

    For more details and to register your interest please email: D.K.ONeal@salford.ac.uk

    When: June 11, 2015 - September 3, 2015

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    MediaCityUK Summer Football League

    From: June 11, 2015
    To: September 3, 2015

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  • Lowry Outlet Waterside Food & Craft Market

    Lowry Outlet Waterside Food & Craft Market

    Offering the finest seasonal produce from around the county and even further afield, selling everything from artisan breads to hand-made chocolates, local cheeses, and award-winning sausages, organic drinks and traditionally created real ales. An abundance of crafts will also be on offer, including handmade gifts, homewares, jewellery and seasonal goods and plants.

    And that’s not all, there will also be live music from local up and coming musical talent for you to enjoy throughout the weekend.

    Disney Pixar's Inside Out is coming to Lowry Outlet. Be a star of the film with the Lowry Outlet's poster green screen & great giveaways in centre between 11am-5pm.

    When: August 15, 2015 - August 16, 2015

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    Lowry Outlet Waterside Food & Craft Market

    From: August 15, 2015
    To: August 16, 2015

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  • CBBC Summer Sportarama

    CBBC Summer Sportarama

    CBBC is bringing the magic of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Athletics Championships to MediaCityUK in Salford this summer with the CBBC Summer Sportarama. This exciting event is free to attend and will give children the chance to take part in athletics events and other activities designed to give them a flavour of the championships taking place in Beijing.
    The CBBC Summer Sportarama takes place on the opening weekend of the IAAF World Athletics Championships from 22 – 23 August 2015 across different zones located on the Piazza at the BBC’s MediaCityUK site. The activities will begin at 10am and finish at 5pm both days and are unticketed.
    Top activities for children on the day will include:
    • British Athletics ‘have a go’ activities in the Blue Peter Sports Badge Zone. Where young people can compete in athletics events on the CBBC Summer Sportarama outdoor running track and test themselves in British Athletics’ much-loved ‘Agility Zone’ which features various events such as standing long jump, 30m sprint and target throw.
    • A chance for children to have a go at presenting; join some football freestylers and take part in some high-tech games with Kickabout Plus.
    • Shaun the Sheeps Championsheeps family friendly games and activities.
    • Hands-on craft opportunities with CBBC’s Art Ninja, Ricky Martin, who will teach children how to make Chinese inspired crafts, such as mini dragon puppets, calligraphy lanterns and theatre masks.
    • A CBeebies sport themed area for younger children to get involved.

    This year BBC Sport will be bringing live and exclusive coverage of the World Athletics Championships across television, radio and online from 22 to 30 August.

    When: August 22, 2015 - August 23, 2015

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    CBBC Summer Sportarama

    From: August 22, 2015
    To: August 23, 2015

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  • Salford International Media Festival’s Nations & Regions Media Conference

    Salford International Media Festival’s Nations & Regions Media Conference

    Salford International Media Festival’s Nations & Regions Media Conference 2015 16th and 17th November

    Salford International Media Festival’s Nations & Regions Media Conference continues as a forum for professionals to come together to learn about the latest issues affecting the sector.

    The 2015 programme focuses on Serving Digital Audiences, with a host of speakers and sessions to be announced through the summer and autumn. The delegate rates for this annual conference have been reduced to just £85 for 2015 - to support the attendance of early career professionals and freelancers. 
    Tickets will go on general release on 17th July, but the MediaCityUK community are being offered access to a priority booking window, which is now open here. Find out more at: www.salfordmediafestival.co.uk

    When: November 16, 2015 - November 17, 2015

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    Salford International Media Festival's Nations & Regions Media Conference

    From: November 16, 2015
    To: November 17, 2015

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