Manchester City Council

Manchester's thoughts and sympathies

Manchester is sharing its sympathy with the family and friends of Labour MP and Father of The House of Commons Sir Gerald Kaufman who passed away aged 86.

Sign the online Book of condolence.


International Women's Day

International Women's Day recognises women's achievements and highlights the continued struggle for equal rights and equality for women.

The theme for Manchester International Women's Day 2017 is Our Manchester Women. 

The events and activities supported by an International Women's Day grant will form part of the festival.