Manchester City Council

Moston Lane to be given £122k facelift

Moston Lane is to be given a major facelift as part of a programme cleaning up district centres across the city thanks to an airport windfall.

Airport windfall to clean up city

Millions of pounds from an airport windfall are to be spent on cleaning up Manchester and improving the city’s district centres, parks and other areas.

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.

Proposed 20mph area doubles in size

A proposed area of Manchester where 20 mile per hour speed limits will be in place on roads has been almost doubled in size after the plan was welcomed by residents.

Shoppers urged - fund charities not beggars

Charities working with people struggling with drug and alcohol problems are backing a campaign urging city centre visitors not to give money to beggars.

Agreement sets 20mph bus limit

Buses are to drive at 20 miles per hour within the city centre under a new voluntary code of conduct for operators.

Top award for Manchester's anti-social behaviour team

The City's Council's anti social behaviour action team (ASBAT) won the consultant of the year award at this year's Housing Excellence Awards, beating competition from organisations across the country.