Manchester Giants are recruiting


Manchester Giants are excited to announce a new job opportunity for a sales professional.

We have an exciting opportunity for a sales professional to join the team and drive revenues across the business. All our staff are can-do GIANTS people, who believe in our sport and go the extra mile for our clients. This role gives you the opportunity to work alongside the energetic people in the basketball business and work with a great brand in a growing sport in the UK.

For further information and how to apply please see link below.

Business Development Manager advert April 2016


Basketball England are recruiting

Basketball_England_logoDo you want to be part of this great sport and the shaping of its future success? Do you want to be part of a new era for Basketball England?

Basketball England is the National Governing Body of the sport in England. BE are focused on doing the right thing for the sport and have ambitious plans to deliver huge growth and success across participation and performance supported by our closely associated partners.

BE are committed to creating the very best conditions for everyone in the sport to thrive and achieve so much more for those playing, competing, volunteering and advocating within the sport.

BE are currently recruiting for the following four new roles to help achieve their ambitions.

Click here for details.

Manchester Giants National League Programme 2016/17 Open Trials


Trial dates for the National League Youth 2016/17 season will be the 14th May, 12 to 6.00pm at Wright Robinson Sports College, Off Falmer Close, Abbey Hey Lane, Gorton, M18 8RL.

Trials for Mens Division 4 National League team and Mens MABL Division 2 team will be 4th June, 12.30 – 2.00pm at Wright Robinson Sports College, Off Falmer Close, Abbey Hey Lane, Gorton, M18 8RL.

Video: Giants 78 Flyers 60

The final game of the Giants’ BBL campaign – and it’s worth another look!

Manchester Giants visit to Feet and Spine


On Saturday Feet and Spine shop welcomed Manchester Giants players. You can check out what our players thought about the visit here.

The Manchester Giants had Dynamic Foot Scan on the Diers Formetric. They also had custom orthotics for their feet by digitising the foot and preparing custom milled insoles bespoke to each individual foot.

Visit for more information about the services they offer.

BBL and WBBL Finals to go live on BBC red button and online


In an exciting development for basketball fans right across the UK, next month’s showpiece BBL and WBBL Play-Off Finals are to be shown live on the BBC red button and online via the BBC Sport website.


In what promises to be a spectacular and historic double-bill at The O2 in London on Sunday 08 May, supporters will be able to catch all the action as two pieces of silverware are dished out to the last teams standing – as the BBL and WBBL seasons reach an exciting climax alongside each other for the very first time.

Report: Giants 78 Flyers 60

JHP_2799Giants 78 (16, 40, 59) Jones 20, Gill 19, Williams 14
Bristol Flyers 60 (12, 29, 53) Streete 20, Lee 15, Edozie 12

THE Giants completed the season a 78-60 victory against Bristol Flyers to avoid finishing bottom of the BBL Championship.

Preview: Force v Giants, Giants v Flyers

JHP_1589THE Giants are out to finish the BBL season on a high.

Lord Mayor of Manchester visited Manchester Giants

Lord Mayor with Manchester Giants

Sunday 10th April match against Sheffield Sharks was a charity fundraising for our Charity of the Year `We Love Manchester`

The City of Manchester Lord Mayor, Councillor Paul Murphy OBE attended the match to support the fundraising efforts.

The We Love MCR Charity’s key focus is to improve the lives and life chances of Manchester People which since 2011 has awarded £300,000 in grants and supported 140 community groups and projects across Manchester.

Psychology, Psychotherapy and Counselling conference at Bolton University


It gives us great pleasure to announce that The Changing Attitudes Changing Lives Society from Bolton University will be hosting their first Psychology Psychotherapy and Counselling (PPC) Conference on Tuesday 19th April 2016. This conference which takes place at The University of Bolton’s Social Learning Zone, focuses on the topic of “Changing Attitudes Changing Lives”.