The deadline for people across Greater Manchester to register to vote in next month’s vital General and local elections is fast approaching.
A full list of candidates standing in the 7 May General Election in the five Manchester constituencies has now been published.
An exhibition will celebrate the ties between Manchester and the French town of Mézières - which reach back 100 years having been forged in the crucible of devastation wrought by the First World War.
Foster carers can make a huge difference to a child's life at a time when they need it most, and anyone who is interested in fostering is invited to find out more at one of two special events coming up at the Forum Centre, Wythenshawe.
Poll cards are starting to be delivered in Manchester from this weekend for the impending General and local elections which take place on 7 May.
New measures are about to be installed to improve cycling facilities along a stretch of one of the busiest bike routes in the North West.
Flowers have been planted in Piccadilly Gardens as part of a plan to plant one million bulbs across the city.
Manchester’s flagship park – along with the iconic Heaton Hall – has received major improvement works that will help maintain one of the city’s best loved green spaces.
Manchester’s waste collection and street cleaning services are to be awarded to a contractor as part of a strategy to improve the cleanliness of the city’s streets.
Manchester schools are to begin generating their own electricity using solar power.
Albert Square has been named as Manchester’s Rugby World Cup 2015 Official Fanzone.
Greater Manchester’s ambition to become a top worldwide digital city region has taken a major step forward with the rollout of free wifi to trams, over 200 buildings and improved on-street coverage.
A trader caught illegally selling items on the street has been ordered to forfeit nearly 1,000 items of stock and to pay £565.
Manchester's mayor has issued a citywide challenge - for every person, business or organisation to be more aware of older people's needs.
Manchester Libraries has been awarded £250,000 by the Wolfson Foundation to improve facilities for children and boost literacy levels in six libraries across the city.
Private landlords, letting and managing agents and tenants across Manchester are being asked to sign a pledge that makes a commitment to making private renting better in the city.
One of the UK’s biggest and most anticipated outdoor events will return to Manchester for a sixth year – with this year’s theme now announced as ‘Game On’!
A new garden has been created in Debdale Park in Gorton aimed at reflecting the industrial heritage of the area.
Nearly 2,000 small businesses, charities and social enterprises in Manchester and Salford have gained grant funding of up to £3,000 for a superfast or ultrafast broadband connection.
An under-used green space at the Gorton Community Centre will be transformed into a neighbourhood allotment and event space.
Greater Manchester residents who have moved in the last 18 months are urged to ensure they're registered to vote at the right address.
Thousands of residents from nearly 150 groups gathered across Manchester over the weekend to hold a series of spring cleans and make their neighbourhoods more attractive places.
Manchester’s Business & IP Centre at Central Library will receive £45,000 in new funding from the Department for Communities & Local Government (DCLG), Arts Council England and The British Library.
A brand new library on Hulme High Street opens its doors to the public on Thursday 26 March.
A series of innovative floating islands are taking shape in a Manchester lake as part of plans to clean up the city’s green spaces, paid for by an airport windfall.
Greater Manchester's Enterprise Zone will grow by almost 50 per cent.
Plans have been announced setting out how Manchester City Council will reduce its carbon emissions and contribute to citywide climate change action over the next three years.
Women seeking employment and looking to improve their digital skills are invited to attend free computing workshops in Central Library.
A piece of music which was used by Shakespeare in the play 'Cymbeline' has been unearthed in Manchester’s Henry Watson Music Library.
The doors of Central Library will be thrown open for a special Sunday event, exactly one year on from its grand reopening after refurbishment.