Manchester City Council

Manchester set to go rugby crazy at World Cup Fanzone

A free Fanzone for the Rugby World Cup 2015 is set to take over Albert Square - with a big screen showing eight live rugby matches, plus rugby activities, live entertainment and food and drink.

Sports events create inspirational legacy for Manchester residents

A new junior Park Run and more rugby activities for schools, women and girls - capitalising on the sport's forthcoming 2015 World Cup in the city - are among the new initiatives in a five-year Manchester City Council plan to boost sports participation.

Mountain bike skills area opens in Philips Park

A brand new mountain bike skills area will be officially opened by Councillor Jim Battle, deputy leader of Manchester City Council, in Philips Park, Clayton, on Sunday 14 April 2013.