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Work starts on new Hough End Leisure Centre

Project leaders and partners came together on Thursday 10 April to mark the start of work on the brand new leisure centre at Hough End, south Manchester.

Belle Vue readies to reclaim its leisure crown

Major plans to develop Belle Vue into a world class sport and leisure destination have progressed as new proposals for the Belle Vue Sports Village are agreed by Manchester City Council.

Schools get together to improve neighbourhoods

Youngsters and teachers at three Whalley Range primaries are working with residents to improve south Manchester neighbourhoods – and the call has gone out for more schools to join them.

Victory for privacy ticks the right box

Manchester City Council’s Electoral Registration Officer has succeeded in a legal battle to help protect the privacy of people on the electoral register.

20mph areas in place as first signs installed

Large areas of Manchester will have 20 mile per hour speed limits in place from this week – in the first step towards introducing the zones across the whole city.

Levenshulme high street goes digital

A brand new online map and directory will be launched on Saturday 29 March offering digital access to information about Levenshulme’s ever growing offer of eclectic attractions and events.

Manchester goes green…emerald green!

The spirit of the Emerald Isle will turn the city centre a distinct shade of green this week for the annual Irish Festival and parade.

Former landfill sites to be transformed

Manchester City Council welcomes plans to clean up former landfill sites which have lain derelict for decades and transform them into usable land that will benefit residents.