With less than a week to go until he steps down as Leader of Manchester City Council after 25 years, cultural organisations across the city and beyond have paid tribute to the remarkable legacy Sir Richard Leese leaves behind.
The winners of the annual Manchester Culture Awards - held for the first time in two years due to the pandemic - have been announced.
New plans outlining development proposals for Hough End Playing Fields have been drawn up and a public consultation asking residents for their opinions will be open from today (25th November 2021).
A significant multi-million pound refurbishment of Manchester Aquatics Centre will begin at the end of November
This week sees the return of the annual Manchester Culture Awards that are being held for the first time in two years after the pandemic meant they couldn't take place last year.
Manchester City Council to provide fully accessible toilet at this year's Christmas Markets.
A sofa firm has been prosecuted after it sold furniture which was so flammable, fire safety tests carried out on it had to be stopped.
VICTORIA NORTH: Planning application submitted for first phase of £51.6m HIF investment which will allow the delivery of 5,500 homes in new sustainable neighbourhood
A new planning application has been submitted by the Council that will begin the process of making the Red Bank neighbourhood ready for development, bringing brownfield land back into use.
Manchester Central Library Development Trust have teamed up with Read Manchester to make a difference to children and young people in Manchester this Christmas.
The Council’s executive committee has approved £6.453m of Government funding to be used to support Manchester families and their children who receive welfare support over the coming months.
The Be Proud Awards are a celebration of the extraordinary volunteers and local champions that help to make a difference in our communities and are a true asset to the city.
The leader elect of the Council has stated Manchester’s determination to become an accredited Living Wage City next year.
As cold weather approaches, Manchester City Council and other members of the Manchester Homelessness Partnership have been working together to ensure the right support is in place to help people sleeping rough off the streets this winter.
The Council’s executive committee will be asked to endorse a transformation masterplan to guide the regeneration of the Grey Mare Lane Estate in east Manchester at a meeting next week (Weds 17 Novembe
As part of Manchester City Council’s commitment to public safety and the principles of Martyn’s Law, a free counter-terrorism training event will take place next week.
The Council’s executive committee are expected to agree £1m that will secure the future of the historic Withington Baths at a meeting next week (Weds 17 Nov).
A report to the council's Executive reveals that this year's Manchester International Festival (MIF21) delivered record audience numbers, significant economic impact, and much-needed well-being benefits, despite the ongoing backdrop of a global pandemic.
Manchester’s Giant Santa will be returning to his favourite city next week. He will take his rightful place outside Central Library in St Peter’s Square- ready for the festive fun.
Manchester will fall silent as the city remembers the fallen during the annual Remembrance Sunday commemoration that will take place on Sunday 14 November 2021.
Manchester City Council has secured almost £20m of funding for a project to transform two dilapidated buildings and three railway arches into spaces for the tech and creative industries.
As the eyes of the world turn to COP26 in Glasgow, the most important climate change conference since the Paris Agreement in 2015, Manchester City Council will be calling for urgent action.
The first phase of an international design competition to create a world class space in the area centred around Piccadilly Gardens begins today (Friday 29 October 2021).
Parents and guardians in Manchester only have a few days left to apply for a school place if their child is starting secondary school place in September 2022.
Manchester to award Freedom of the City to a Manchester regiment- only the sixth time the award has been bestowed since the millennium
On Saturday 30 October 2021 the 209 (The Manchester Artillery) Battery, 103rd Regiment Royal Artillery will be awarded the Freedom of the City, the highest honour Manchester can bestow.
A statement from Leader Elect Cllr Bev Craig.
The drive to administer booster jabs of the Covid-19 vaccine is well under way in Manchester.
The first ground will be broken today (Monday 25 October 2021) as work to transform Manchester’s Albert Square into a world class public space – increasing its size by around 20pc – gets underway.
Grayson Perry exhibition helps push Manchester Art Gallery visitor numbers back up to pre-pandemic levels
An exhibition curated by artist Grayson Perry as a spin-off of his TV show 'Grayson's Art Club' that the public took to their hearts during lockdown last year, has helped push visitor numbers at Manchester Art Gallery back up to pre-pandemic levels.
A brand new primary school in the city centre is a step closer to opening after the Council's Executive this week approved additional budget for the project.
Manchester City Council has reluctantly announced that the city’s eight council-organised bonfire and fireworks events will not take place this year.