The full artist line-up has now been announced for next month's unique cultural event to mark the centenary of the Battle of Manchester Hill - a battle that in one day took the lives of 79 men from the Manchester Regiment.
People with a big idea for their own business or invention are invited to a free day of activities and events to help them get it off the ground.
Care staff who help some of the city’s most vulnerable or ill people at home with washing, eating and other essential daily tasks, are set to get a £1 an hour pay rise.
A woman has been ordered to pay more than £1,000, after admitting to three charges of fly-tipping at Manchester Magistrates Court.
Manchester City Council and Keep Britain Tidy are joining forces with the aim of making Manchester the country’s first ‘Tidy City’ by 2020.
The Longford Centre in Chorlton, a new homelessness prevention centre officially opens today (13 March 2018).
The prosecution of four private hire and hackney drivers for contraventions over the last month has seen fines handed-out totalling almost £3,000 and the issuing of 12 penalty points.
Plans have been announced for a unique cultural event to mark the centenary of the Battle of Manchester Hill - a battle that in one day took the lives of 79 men from the Manchester Regiment.
A clarification to yesterday's response to the Guardian's affordable homes article.
Manchester City Council has given approval for the speed limit on Princess Road and Princess Parkway to be permanently reduced to 30mph.
The Guardian article this week (Monday, 4 March) wrongly claimed that of 14,667 homes given planning permission in Manchester during 2016 and 2017, none were affordable.
Manchester City Council today (7 March) issued the following statement:
71 per cent of Manchester City Council’s procurement spending goes to local companies, according to new analysis unveiled on Monday.
A progress report to the Council’s Executive, which meets on 7 March, charts the transformation of West Gorton over the last nine years and looks to its future including plans for a new community park
A Manchester company has been caught adding labels to bags and purses in an attempt to pass them off as designer goods by Mulberry, Chanel, Prada, Michael Kors and Vivienne Westwood.
The Northern Gateway programme will deliver around 15,000 homes across North Manchester with the first phase of mixed-tenure homes – including social housing - transforming the Collyhurst community.
We all know you can sing the blues, but now one special choir is giving the style its own take - as it plans to sing the blues away.
Grants totalling £1.1m over the next four years from April have been awarded to fifteen different arts organisations based in Manchester that between them deliver an extensive range of cultural activities and opportunities both for local people and a wider audience.
A report to the Council’s Resources and Governance Scrutiny Committee on 1 March 2018 has updated councillors on the extensive work going on to deliver thousands of affordable homes in Manchester.
A sniffer dog called Bruiser has helped Manchester trading standards officers discover a hidden haul of illegal tobacco.
Emerging proposals to commemorate one year since the 22 May 2017 terror attack have been revealed.
Two new housing schemes that will make affordable homes available for first time buyers and lower income households will be discussed by the Council’s executive when they meet next week (Weds 7 March)
Manchester will be putting on a show of strength to celebrate the city’s strong women with a ‘Walk for Women’ celebrating International Women’s Day 2018
Councillor Sheila Newman, Manchester City Council’s Executive Member for Children’s Services and current Lady Mayoress of Manchester, passed away this morning (Monday 19 February 2018).
On 20 February 1988 tens of thousands of people came together in Manchester to march on Albert Square against the introduction of Section 28 of the Local Government Act.
Leaders and Mayors representing the Core Cities UK, the ten UK cities at the heart of the biggest urban areas outside London, are to meet with EU chief negotiator Michel Barnier today (Monday, 19 Feb)
Work has started on a new Council housing project that will see 40 new homes built across sites in north Manchester – the first time grant funding has been made available for five years.
Plans are underway to commemorate the part played by soldiers from the Manchester Regiment in a little-known battle that proved to be a forerunner to the last 100 days of the First World War.
A campaign to raise awareness of the dangers and legality of smoking shisha has been launched to tackle common misconceptions surrounding smoking shisha or hookah - as it is commonly known.
The Council's response to this weekend's cyber attack on a third party server.