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Goose Green Summer Festival unveils line-up for Sunday’s free event

By David Prior at

The Goose Green Summer Festival. has unveiled the full line-up of free entertainment for this Sunday’s event.

Organised by Altrincham BID in partnership with the Goose Green Traders Federation and Trafford Sound, the festival will run from 2 to 8pm.

The Trafford Sound stage – between the Green Room and House Bar & Restaurant – will host a variety of live bands, singers and a family entertainer, with approximate timings as follows:

  • 14:00-14:20 Jordan Drinkwater
  • 14:45-15:05 The Henry Revue
  • 15:15-15:45 Zippy (Children’s Entertainer)
  • 16:10-16:35 Blank Cheque
  • 17:00-17:25 Liam McClair
  • 17:50-18:15 Educated Risk
  • 18:45-19:15 Casual Agenda
  • 19:45-20:15 Prose

Away from the stage there will be plenty going on for all the family with face-painting (small charge) from 2-6pm, a giant games area and a treasure hunt with a fantastic family prize.

Manchester Storm will also be making an appearance, with mascot Lightning Jack and a number of players joining in the fun ahead of the new ice-hockey season.

Some of the family entertainment at last year's festival

Some of the family entertainment at last year’s festival

Runway Pilates will be giving tours of their studio and demonstrating their specialist pilates equipment, and Ladyzone will have information about Altrincham’s women-only health, fitness and beauty centre.

An excellent variety of snacks and full meals will be available from Goose Green’s range of food and drink businesses, with The House Restaurant running a barbeque and Café Cleo and La Piazza serving food throughout the afternoon.

Last year's Goose Green Summer Festival as seen from the roof of Altrincham Hospital

Last year’s Goose Green Summer Festival as seen from the roof of Altrincham Hospital