The Spring Festival of Markets has now opened in Manchester city centre bringing a 16 day creative extravaganza to New Cathedral Street.
Councillor Paul Murphy OBE will take up the chains of office when he becomes the new Lord Mayor of Manchester on Wednesday 20 May 2015.
Some of the world’s best-loved games will be brought to life as Manchester Day returns on Sunday 14 June 2015 for a free, family-friendly celebration of all things marvellously Mancunian.
A new boat which will help disabled children and young people learn to sail was launched by the Lord Mayor of Manchester on Saturday at Debdale Outdoor Centre.
Residents are celebrating the creation of a new community food growing space in Gorton.
Work on the brand new Hough End Leisure Centre is reaching its final stages with the facility set to open its doors for the very first time on Monday 15 June 2015.
An acclaimed exhibition from The Anne Frank Trust will be visiting Central Library from 11 - 22 May.
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.
The electorate figures for Manchester for the forthcoming local and General elections on Thursday 7 May have 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.
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.
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.