Traders across Manchester will be providing a host of offers and events for customers old and new on Small Business Saturday.
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Manchester Town Hall’s corridors will ring with festive cheer on Thursday 3 December at the Lord Mayor’s annual Christmas Carol Concert.
Manchester will once again mark World AIDS Day by showing solidarity with all those living with HIV and remembering everyone who has lost their life to the virus.
After being voted into the top 10 best Christmas Markets in Europe for 2014, Manchester is looking to take the top spot this year.
The annual report that details Manchester’s progress in terms of goals set by the city’s Community Strategy and against the national picture has been released online.
Rem Koolhaas’ Office for Metropolitan Architecture (OMA) has won the international competition to design The Factory Manchester, the city’s cutting-edge arts venue that will take a radically new approach to cultural production and performance. The project will be OMA's first major public building in the UK.
Families are being invited to join in the magic of Christmas at Heaton Park this season.
Manchester City Council is currently looking to recruit an extra 50 foster carers over the coming months, and wants to hear from anyone who has room in their homes and their hearts to offer a loving home to a young person, and to give them the chance to experience the kind of celebrations and family life most of us take for granted.
Cathedral Gardens has been reimagined as Manchester Christmas Market’s dedicated family area with incredible children’s entertainment and vintage fairground throughout the season.
Manchester City Council will devote the first part of its full council meeting (Wednesday 18 November) to demonstrating solidarity with Paris and the French people, condemning terror and restating Manchester's role as a city of peace.
The council is opening up empty buildings to be used as overnight shelters for the city’s rough sleepers.
The UK’s original, award winning Manchester Christmas Market is open to the public, with the biggest and best festive offering to date.
A thousand new cycle parking spaces are being provided in the city centre thanks to money provided by an airport windfall.
Manchester’s Business and Intellectual Property Centre presents a string of events for future tycoons next week, in the wake of a study praising the centre’s impact in helping the city’s entrepreneurs
Ambitions have been outlined to transform the experiences of the 22,000 people who will be living with dementia by 2020 in Greater Manchester.
A Beswick school is set to double its number of students with the completion of a £3.15M building project that has just opened its doors to pupils.
Students are being warned not to hold loud parties after speakers and other noise making equipment was seized from a Fallowfield house.
The Mayor of Hiroshima Kazumi Matsui will meet the Lord Mayor of Manchester Paul Murphy OBE on 14 November to recognise the city’s role in the Mayors or Peace programme.
Landlords, letting agents and management companies working with private rented sector properties are required by law to sign up to a government approved scheme to ensure quality in the sector – or face a fine of up to £5,000.
Manchester’s world-famous Christmas Markets return this week and an army of staff and volunteers representing a range of organisations will be on-hand to help visitors find their way.
A street seller operating illegally in the city centre has been ordered to pay £644.59 and forfeit his goods seized by council officers.
Thousands of people flocked to Manchester city centre for the annual Christmas Lights Switch-On, marking the start of the festive season in Santa’s favourite city.
Nearly 2,900 people who have been caught dropping litter in Manchester city centre have been issued with on the spot fines a year on from the start of a major crackdown.
Civic dignitaries, servicemen and women, service and ex-service organisations and faith leaders will take part in Manchester’s Remembrance Day procession and service on Sunday 8 November.
The UK’s original, award winning Manchester Christmas Market is set to return with the biggest and best festive offering to date.
A takeaway in Ladybarn has been ordered to pay £1612.33 after being prosecuted for operating without a licence.
Manchester City Council and Citizens Advice are calling on residents to use their new consumer rights as they start their Christmas shopping this year.
The council has gone into partnership with Gary Neville and the social housing provider Riverside Care and Support to provide services for homeless people living in the ex-footballer’s Stock building.
Manchester City Council’s executive is set to approve an additional four sites for the development of Extra Care Retirement Housing across the city at a meeting next week.