Green Open Homes Weekend – 23rd – 24th April

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This spring's Green Open Home weekend features bus tours, waking tours, and opportunities to visit a huge range of energy efficient houses around Greater Manchester.

All over Greater Manchester householders have been investing in the energy efficiency of their homes saving energy bills, cutting carbon and improving comfort. Saturday 23rd and Sunday 24th April 2016 is your opportunity to visit these homes and meet the people who made these changes. You can view all kinds of improvements, everything from external wall insulation to solar panels to innovative heating and ventilation systems.

There are loads of ways to get involved:

  • Arrange a visit direct with a householder, the list of homes and booking links can be found below, order as early as possible as spaces do book up quickly.
  • Get on board our Salford bus tour (Sat 23rd April, 10:30am – 15:30pm) BOOK HERE
  • Join the Chorlton Walking tour (Sat 23rd April, 11am – 3pm) BOOK HERE
  • Meet us at the Chorlton Green Happening (Sat 23rd April, 1-5pm) FIND OUT MORE

Find out more about the householders here:


Area On bus/walking tour sat am sat pm sun am sun pm book
Dom and Kerstin Prestwich 1-4pm book
Eric Salford bus tour bus tour 11am 2pm, 4pm book
Nigel Chorlton 1-4pm 1-4pm book
Charlie and Sarah Chorlton

bus and walking tour


10am tours 1pm, 3pm book
Gervase and Sonia Chorlton walking tour only book
Symonds Withington 10:30am 12 noon book
Ruth Ladybarn 10-12:30pm 2-4pm 2-5pm book
Frances Chorlton 10:30am 4pm book
Lorenz and Paul* Levenshulme 10am book
Andy* Rossendale 2pm, 3pm book
Cordata Eco Co-op* Withington 10am-12pm 12pm-3pm book


*Newly added home!