Welcome to Wythenshawe
Wythenshawe is the kind of place where you can put down roots. Family homes with gardens and easy access to both city centre and countryside, plus a huge investment in new schools, transport links, housing and community facilities, make it a good place to live. Wythenshawe is made up of five wards: Baguley, Brooklands, Northenden, Sharston and Woodhouse Park.
People who live and work in Wythenshawe have lots of green space on their doorstep with eight parks including the historic Wythenshawe Park covering 280 acres. Tree coverage in Wythenshawe is 15.3% – almost double the average for towns in England (8.2%).
More than 72,000 people live in Wythenshawe and 52,000 people come to work here at places like UHSM, PZ Cussons, Manchester Airport, Virgin Media and Duerrs.
Homes in Wythenshawe come in all shapes and sizes from large family homes to brand new apartments and townhouses.
Various tangible community and business projects support the campaign... Real Food, Real Neighbours, Real Business, Real Community, Real Wellbeing and Real Opportunities.These are the sub-brands of the campaign. A recent Wythenshawe Community Housing Group initiative, Real Benchill, encompasses elements of Real Neighbours and Real Community, and is empowering local residents to have their say and to ensure community partnership working makes a difference.
Real Lives Wythenshawe supports the aims of Our Manchester, the city-wide campaign to establish Manchester as one of the world's top-flight cities by 2025.