Bridgend is a lively community and there is usually an event in the pipeline to look forward to! At the moment, we have the following events coming up:

Car Wash –  Every fortnight we hold a car wash at Bollington Recreation Ground (the Rec) in partnership with the Rec and the Cheshire and Manchester Rehabilitation Company. All proceeds are split between Bridgend and the Rec, so please come down and get your car washed at the bargain price of £2.50. We are there from 10:00am until 2:30pm. Upcoming dates of the car wash are:

Wednesday 5th April

Wednesday 19th April

Wednesday 3rd May


There are walks every week at Bridgend. The timetable can be downloaded here:

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Bridgend Spring Fair – On Saturday 1st April at the Bridgend Centre there will be an Artisan Market outside and Vintage Fair selling lots of vintage goodies inside. We still have a few spaces for the Artisan Market so please let me know if you would like one; stalls are only £10.00. Contact us at or 01625 576311.

Fundraising Ceilidh – On Saturday 20th May we will be holding a fundraising Ceilidh at Bollington Civic Hall.

The Bollington Nostalgia Hill Race – on the second Sunday of every July, Bridgend hosts the ‘Bollington Nostalgia Hill Race’ to raise valuable funds that go towards the running of the Centre. This year, the winner was Damian Nicholls, who completed the 7.1 mile course in a brilliant 44 minutes and 24 seconds. All the results can be found in the attached document:

Results 2016 – BN Hill Race