Afflecks is an indoor market in Manchester, England, in the city’s Northern Quarter on the junction of Church Street/Tib Street and Dale Street with Oldham Street. Dozens of independent stalls, small shops and boutiques operate in the one building.
Afflecks now has a space where shoppers can show off their creative side, anybody can use the space to paint, write, perform and recite poetry.
Afflecks is very pleased to have teamed up with Manchester Creative Studio (MCS)
MCS is an exciting new school that opened in September 2014 which prepares young people aged 14 – 19 for a career in the creative and digital sector. The schools combination of project based learning, work placements and paid employment provides an innovative ‘hands on’ approach to education.
Manchester Creative Studio is like no ordinary school. Students will learn from and work alongside leading employers in Manchester’s creative industries, developing strong partnerships with leaders in the sector.
MCS have taken space on the 2nd floor within Afflecks and will be raising awareness of the courses and opportunities that the school can offer, existing pupils from the school will also utilise the space to demonstrate their creativity.