Two traders who were caught selling illegal tobacco have been ordered to pay a total of nearly £2,000.
An adoptive dad has shared his story about how he became a dad - hoping it will strike a chord with people who might have thought about adopting in the past but have not done anything about it.
Manchester’s world famous Christmas Markets – brought to you by Manchester City Council – are soon to return for the 16th year in the UK’s capital of Christmas.
After nearly eight years at Manchester City Council, the last three as Strategic Director of Children's Services, Mike Livingstone has decided to move on.
Manchester has been named City of the Year in the inaugural Estates Gazette/MIPIM UK Awards for its success in delivering major regeneration projects and attracting international investment.
Parents with children in their final year of primary school are being urged not to miss the 31 October deadline for applying for their child's secondary school place next year.
With one of the most family friendly line-ups in the history of Manchester’s Christmas celebrations, this year’s switch-on show will have something for everyone.
Residents in Crumpsall and Cheetham Hill have welcomed the opening of a new nursery block at the Abraham Moss Centre.
A report to Manchester City Council’s next Neighbourhoods Scrutiny committee meeting outlines the successful development of Manchester’s community outreach libraries over the last year.
Greater Manchester residents can find out how they can slash their fuel bills at the click of a mouse after a special web service was launched.
Manchester Libraries and The Lesbian & Gay Foundation (The LGF) are collaborating to make an important archive accessible to the public at Central Library.
A talented young business brain from Northern Moor has won a nationwide competition - scooping a cool £10,000 to help start up his new enterprise.
Manchester Libraries are playing their part in promoting residents’ good mental health in the city, as they give their backing to the new ‘Just Six Minutes’ campaign.
World War II veterans will be honoured at a special ceremony at Manchester Town Hall on Monday 13 October for their role in the Arctic Convoy – which transported crucial supplies to Russia.
On the eve of publication of her brand new book The Spectacular Tale of Peter Rabbit, Emma Thompson opened a Peter Rabbit-themed space for young people at Gorton Library.
The Bishop of Manchester will lead a short service at 10am on Monday 6 October to mark the relocation of the city’s Cenotaph.
A month of activities celebrating the lives and achievements of both local communities and international heroes is planned at Central Library for this year’s Black History Month.
The Manchester City Council-managed Corridor Growth Fund (CGF) has made two further awards.
Internationally acclaimed band Everything Everything take over Central Library as they present Chaos To Order - a week of events designed to test the limits of what a 21st century library can be.
A free seminar at Central Library will give business people the chance to quiz some of the world’s leading figures in Intellectual Property (IP) administration.
Leisure services and facilities across Manchester are set for dramatic improvement with the completion of three new leisure complexes and the awarding of a new contract to manage leisure centres.
Members of Manchester City Council’s Executive will be asked to approve its strategy for bringing London Road Fire Station back into use when they meet on Wednesday 1 October.
Sir Richard Leese adds his voice to those of top doctors to remind the public to have their say on a shake-up of NHS services before October 24.
Proposals for the first phase of a £40m programme of investment and redevelopment in Collyhurst are set to go before the city council’s executive this week (Wednesday, 1 October).
A brand new high school could be established in central Manchester to meet the increasing demand for places, if outline proposals are agreed by the council's Executive committee this week.
Statement on St Peter's Square works so far.
Students raised more than £230,000 for a charity fighting one of the UK’s biggest killers by clearing unwanted items as they left their homes last summer.
Following a meeting with Manchester Dogs’ Home trustees, the council has set up a joint task force to ensure the centre is back up and running as quickly as possible.
Greater Manchester Combined Authority responds to the Prime Minister's reference to greater devolution for England's largest cities
The International Women’s Day theme for 2015 is Breaking Through, which reflects how women are changing perceptions about what they can do, challenging stereotypes and achieving in all areas of life.