A Warm Welcome to the Royal Oak Community Centre!
Located in the heart of the Royal Oak
estate in Baguley, Manchester, offering a wide range of
community-run projects. It has been in existence since the
early 1930s and has an active residents' association.
building includes a large hall with
stage, dance studio, boxing ring, large kitchen, snooker room, IT suite,
meeting space and an outdoor recreation area. The
snooker room has been adapted into a multi-use facility which
now includes IT suite and meeting room.
The centre buzzes with activity and many
groups and organisations hire the building for events, fun
days and conferences.
GMAZZ Music Group has helped young people
in the area to learn music skills in a 15 week programme which
was part funded by Wythenshawe Regeneration Team and
Manchester City Council CASH grant. Following the success of
this project, more funding has been obtained for instruments
including keyboards, drum kit and guitars.
Jazzy J Street Dance Group are based at the centre and provide dance workshops for young people
aged 5 to 19 each Saturday. Other dance groups include Morris
Dancing, Ballet and Tap as well as Ballroom Dancing groups for
Our Amateur Boxing Club,
affiliated to the North West region A.B.A., offers training
sessions four evenings a week for Juniors and Seniors in
circuit sessions, boxing sessions and boxing as a workout. All
coaches hold current CRBs and First Aid Certificates.
Other activities running at the centre include a youth
club, basic English and computer classes, healthy eating
cookery courses, Bingo, and so much more! Many activities
are free to local people.
For more information about Royal Oak
Community Centre contact Gina Hall via the details at the
bottom of this page.