At Gorse Hill Studios

If you would like to join any of our projects please call us on

0161 866 8356 or email on hello@gorsehill


Saturday Challenge

A youth club for 16- 25 yr olds with SEND- 10:00-12:30

Saturday Challenge is in person based at Gorse Hill Studios. Join this youth club for individuals 16-25 with SEND. Experience and challenge yourself with the arts and fitness each Saturday Morning. In collaboration with Sports Works.

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Tuesday Challenge

An open access youth club for SEND Davyhulme Youth Club 11-25 yrs - 19:00-21:00

An open access youth club for young people for 11-25 yrs old with SEND meeting every Tuesday- currently in person at Gorse Hill Studios. Explore and have fun doing art, music, games, sports, and more.


Sale West Youth Club

An open access youth club for 11-18 yr olds currently detached Fridays 18:00-20:00

An open access youth club in Sale for young people ages 11-18 yr olds. Currently operating as detached youth work due to Covid 19. We engage young people in sports have discussions around risk, mental health, support them to make healthy life choices and express themselves artistically.



Monday In Person Sessions 16:00-17:30

Friday Afternoons- Group session on Zoom- Times Vary

Multi Art sessions in person and online in collaboration with youth groups from around the world, focussed around reconciliation through art. In partnership with South Africa. Also creating art for Phone Call to the World project all focussed around Climate Change emergency.

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Chef Club

A cooking club on Wednesday- 16:30-18:30

A cooking club for care experienced young people aged 11-19.

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Culture Club

Culture club is driven by the mission to improve young peoples wellbeing.

Culture Club is driven by the mission to improve young people’s wellbeing, encourage social interaction, combat boredom and isolation, build community cohesion, promote healthy lifestyles and independent living skills through cooking, creativity and celebration of arts and culture. We will support young people through the arts as well as supply and deliver free food and art supplies to those in the Trafford area.

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Youth Theatre

A fun group for young performers aged 11-16yrs.

A fun youth group for young performers ages 11-16’s who are interested in learning new stage craft and acting skills in an inclusive creative environment supported by professional theatre practitioners. 


GHS Music Project

An open music project on Thursday- 17:00-19:00

The GHS Music Project is an open music studio session for 13-18yr olds at Gorse Hill Studios. Run by producer Yussuf, you will learn about beat production, vocal production and other skills! Join us every Thursday 17:00-19:00.

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Girls Music Group

Focus group with music mentoring and all female group collaboration with writer and performer.

Work with writer and performer HERstory (Liv) creating music, creating original songs, backing tracks, albums, singing, rapping and spoken word performances. A group aimed at young people 14-21 years. Through this project we encourage positive decision making, provide work experience, employability, entrepreneurial skills and personal development through music and performance.

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Care Leavers Forum- What's Next Group

Group for care leavers 16-25 years

Every Wednesday 18:00-20:00

Trafford care leavers forum meets every first Wednesday of every month. What's Next? Care leavers group meet every Wednesday, they raise awareness and tackle issues which affect care leavers in Trafford to make changes.

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Trafford Youth Cabinet

Wednesday 16:30-18:00

Use your voice to raise issues in local area and community. We have an election each year and this group is open access to ages 11-18 years for those who want to be empowered and politically active. Currently online due to Covid 19.

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Dance Club

Wednesday 16:00-17:00

An In-person after school street dance session for young people aged 7-11yrs.

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Phone Call To The World project

Using the simple holding framework of PHONE CALL TO THE WORLD, young people from Scotland, South Africa, Palestine, England, and India will create digital performance work that will inform, question, confront and make demands of its different audiences.

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Art Clubs

In-person art sessions for young people

In-person fun art sessions for young people aged 7-11 years (on Tuesdays) and 12-16 years (on Thursdays).