Chorlton Vision

Making Chorlton a better place

MSA Live Showcase

Every year, students from Manchester School of Architecture work with local groups on projects to create social impact. We were delighted to see their amazing work at a showcase event in Chorlton Library in May.    MSA Live Showcase </h2 > Neighbourhood Swatch The Neighbourhood Swatch team (pictured above) worked on the idea of 15-minute […]

Neighbourhood Swatch

In December 2021, Chorlton Traders submitted a successful bid to the Manchester School of Architecture’s MSA Live project. We wanted to explore the idea of the 15 Minute Neighbourhood. Neighbourhood Swatch Should Chorlton become a 15-Minute Neighbourhood? How can we achieve that? The pandemic has started a frenzy of reviews on how we use neighbourhoods, accelerating changes already happening […]

The Green Gateway

In December 2021, Chorlton Community Land Trust submitted a successful bid to Manchester School of Architecture’s MSA Live project to look at ways to improve air quality in Chorlton by using plants. The Green Gateway The project agenda To create a vision for Green Corridors in Chorlton to reduce the effect of air pollution from […]

Chorlton’s Get Together

On 25th September 2022 the Vision team hosted a “Living Room” on a traffic-free Wilbraham Road as part of the Chorlton Get Together. Chorlton’s Get Together We provided lots of Lego and art materials for little ones, while we had some interesting chats with their parents, carers and older siblings. How do we make Chorlton a […]