Manchester City Council

Belle Vue readies to reclaim its leisure crown

Major plans to develop Belle Vue into a world class sport and leisure destination have progressed as new proposals for the Belle Vue Sports Village are agreed by Manchester City Council.

New Manchester ‘Drama Hub’ name announced

The name for the UK’s newest drama production hub based in Manchester has been announced. The 360,000 sq ft site is to be called The Space Project reflecting the amount of space on offer, which will include 55,000 sq ft of dedicated studio space split into five purpose built, sound-proofed production stages.

£40m Beswick Masterplan moves forward

Manchester City Council’s Executive will be asked to endorse a masterplan for a £40 million ‘community campus’ in east Manchester when it meets on Wednesday 21 November.

Report charts First Street progress

A report to Manchester City Council’s Executive on 25 July sets out the progress made in developing a home for the organisation formed from the recently-merged Cornerhouse and Library Theatre Company.