A statement from Cllr Sue Murphy following the death of Clayton and Openshaw councillor, Andy Harland.
Cllr Sue Murphy, Deputy Leader of Manchester City Council, said: "It's with great sadness that we hear of the death of Andy. His commitment to the city was an inspiration and he will be sorely missed in Clayton and Openshaw - an area of the city that he dedicated a significant portion of his life. We will remember his positivity and his ability to inspire those around him. Our thoughts are with Andy's family and friends at this time."