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Manchester marks 70 years since VE Day

Manchester will celebrate the anniversary of Victory in Europe Day (VE Day) on Friday 8 May 2015 – which will mark 70 years since the end of the Second World War.

£15k sting for stubborn HMO landlord

A Manchester landlord has been ordered to pay more than £15,000 for refusing to comply with licensing regulations for Housing of Multiple Occupation (HMO).

Illegal Private Hire driver picks up £1,500 bill

An unlicensed driver who was caught dropping off passengers in a private hire vehicle before giving false details to an investigating officer has been ordered to pay £1,500.

Improvements made to major cycle route

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.

City is GAME ON for Manchester Day 2015

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’!

Floating islands to create park wildlife have

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.