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Get help getting online at Manchester Libraries

The national Get Online Week returns today helping thousands of people improve their online skills and encourage more people to use the web to make their lives easier.

Manchester pledges 'homeless charter' on eve of World Homeless Day

A citywide charter on homelessness is to be developed by organisations working with homeless people including the voluntary sector, street charities, faith groups, health, GMP and Manchester City Council in the run up to World Homeless Day on Saturday 10 October.

Manchester set to go rugby crazy at World Cup Fanzone

A free Fanzone for the Rugby World Cup 2015 is set to take over Albert Square - with a big screen showing eight live rugby matches, plus rugby activities, live entertainment and food and drink.

The Space Project reveals plans for expansion

The Space Project

A report to be presented to Manchester City Council’s Executive on 7 October reveals plans for further expansion of The Space Project in West Gorton, the purpose-built TV and drama production complex.

Update on Mancunian Way

The westbound carriageway of the Mancunian Way has reopened after it was temporarily closed due to safety concerns.

Share your vision for Manchester 2025

Tell us what you want Manchester to be like in 2025 – that’s the message from city leaders as they prepare the vision which will guide the next decade.

Lord Mayor calls for donations to refugee charities

The Lord Mayor of Manchester Councillor Paul Murphy OBE urges everyone who has been moved by the plight of Syrian refugees to donate to organisations already working hard to improve the situation.

BBC DIY SOS calls for construction support

A project to develop a veterans’ community by bringing empty homes back in to use in east Manchester is calling for construction firms to offer their support.