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.
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 new garden has been created in Debdale Park in Gorton aimed at reflecting the industrial heritage of the area.
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.
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.
Manchester City Council and event organisers announce that the Parklife Weekender 2015 will take place in Heaton Park on June 6 and 7.
People of all ages enjoyed a celebration of nature’s home as the RSPB and Manchester City Council invited everyone to discover the wildlife of the Mersey Valley.
Visitors to Heaton Park can now enjoy cooked meals made from locally produced food.
The Friends of Debdale Park are the first park group in Manchester to receive the prestigious Queen's Award for Voluntary Service.
Parks and open spaces across the city will be given a boost thanks to the City Council’s airport windfall.
Areas of Manchester are to be transformed into wildlife havens or vibrant centres under new projects funded by an airport windfall.
A new working partnership has been created to develop a sustainable future for Manchester’s ‘green jewel in the crown’.
The lakeside café in Boggart Hole Clough park is set to re-open next week after closing three weeks ago when the former operator stepped down due to poor health.
A group of young heroes who saved a child from drowning have been honoured by the Lord Mayor.
The historic courtyard cafe at Wythenshawe Park is set to open its doors again after a two-year closure, while long-term funding options were explored.
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.
Manchester's Heaton Park has been awarded official country park status.
Wythenshawe Hall is set to re-open to the public on Saturday and Sunday (27-28 October) for its first weekend staffed by volunteers.
Residents are being invited to enjoy a safe and enjoyable bonfire night after the record success of last year’s events.
Residents are being given two reasons to visit Heaton Park this weekend, with tours of the historic Heaton Hall and the unveiling of a plaque showing what can be seen from Manchester’s highest point.
More Manchester green spaces are flying the Green Flag than ever before - and the city's total is higher than any other local authority area in England or Wales for the seventh year running.