What’s on


Alone/Together Exhibition

11th September, 2019

September 2019 – Author: E. Turner From the 10th – 27th September, The Horsfall gallery on Great Ancoats Street will house three exhibitions inspired by the theme of ‘Alone/Together’. The exhibitions will open up conversations about being alone and being together. These creative collaborations hope to get people talking, and to reduce the stigma around […]

Summer Programme at The Horsfall

4th September, 2019

September 2019 – Author: L. Young This summer the Horsfall has been a hub of creative activity and we’ve had so many different types of young people come through our doors. The drop-in sessions started from 2nd May and our new Creative Producer has transformed the Horsfall. He started a drop-in arts space which is free […]

Planning for Pride

16th August, 2019

August 2019 – Author: L. Young Pride is fast approaching which is really exciting but if you suffer with anxiety then it could all start to feel a bit overwhelming. However there are lots of ways to enjoy the day and keep feelings of stress or anxiety at bay. Here are ten tips to help you […]

Exercising your mind as well as your body

1st August, 2019

July 2019 – Author: L. Young Exercising your mind as well as your body The last thing you want to do when you are struggling with your mental health is put on your trainers and head out for a run, sign up for your local spin class or even just have a walk round the local […]

Five great things about zine making

July 2019 – Author: R. Sergent Five great things about zine making This week we’re zine making at The Horsfall Creative Drop in! But what are zines? Where do they come from and why are they so great? A zine (pronounced ‘zeen’) is a self-published magazine that can be in any format and any size. […]

New Website

24th July, 2019

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Keep on running…the Brighton Marathon

30th March, 2017

Earlier this year Regeneris Consulting Ltd chose to support 42nd Street as their Charity of the Year. The wonderful Luke, a consultant at Regeneris has been working hard treading the pavements in preparation to run the Brighton Marathon. He says “Since January I have been training for the Brighton Marathon, and have so far covered 653 […]

Make Our Rights A Reality

1st February, 2017

      The youth rights movement starts here…..  Pioneering local charity 42nd Street launches a major initiative aimed at empowering young people to use their rights to address social injustice. 42nd Street is delighted to be collaborating with Young People’s Advisory Service, Liverpool (YPAS) to deliver the North West Make Our Right’s A Reality (MORR) Programme. […]


23rd January, 2017

How do we care in the 21st Century? What can be automated and what needs a human touch? Co-created by young carers and artists Annette Mees & Tom Bowtell, Hidden is an immersive show over three floors, made with young carers, exploring ideas about the future of caring. Hidden asks you to decide what the […]

42nd Street Opening Times & Support Info – Festive Period 2016

22nd December, 2016

Seasons greetings and warm wishes from all of the team at 42nd Street. During the festive period, please note 42nd Street’s opening hours below. We will be closing at 3pm on the days between Christmas and New Year. Please be aware that we will be closed on all Bank Holidays. The festive period can be a tough time […]