A community sporting event inspired by the Olympics is back for its third year in Wythenshawe, aiming to beat its record of getting 10,000 residents to take part in its fitness and cultural programme.
Plans for the new leisure centre and library in Levenshulme are to go on show.
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.
A public consultation will begin (10 June) over plans for a major redevelopment for part of Gorton that will create the Belle Vue Sports Village – and city council is calling for local people to have their say on the plans.
Manchester’s annual week-long sports festival for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people and their friends starts this Sunday 1 June.
Project leaders and partners came together on Thursday 10 April to mark the start of work on the brand new leisure centre at Hough End, south Manchester.
After a five year development, the Abraham Moss Centre is ready to re-establish its role at the heart of the Crumpsall and Cheetham communities, providing valuable services for North Manchester.
The historic boxing club, Ardwick Lads Amateur Boxing Club (ABC), have celebrated the grand opening of their brand new training complex with the help of two boxing world champs.
The gold medal for largest increase in sports participation since the 2012 Olympics and Paralympics goes to Manchester
Figures have revealed that following the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games Manchester benefited from the sharpest increase in sports participation of any major city, with participation rising by 4%.
One of the world’s top ranked squash players met with local enthusiasts at Moss Side Leisure Centre’s newly refurbished courts on Friday 1 November.
Local rugby heroes and Manchester schoolchildren came together today this week to mark the start of the two year countdown to the Rugby World Cup 2015 in Philips Park, East Manchester.
A group of young heroes who saved a child from drowning have been honoured by the Lord Mayor.
East Manchester will welcome a major new sporting hub, becoming the national home of both Speedway and Basketball, as proposals for the Belle Vue Sports Village are unveiled.
More than £20,000 has been awarded to sports clubs, athletes and coaches across Manchester, as part of the legacy of the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
A new report suggests that Manchester has benefitted more from the Olympic and Paralympic Games than any UK city outside London.
A Manchester post box is to remain gold as a permanent reminder of the city’s victorious Olympic athletes.
A man who has spent the last twenty years tracing his family tree, finally got to see the home of his Tatton ancestors as Wythenshawe Hall reopened its doors again recently.
Would-be triathletes can have a go at this gruelling endurance sport - in the comfort of Exchange Square's popular Olympics Live Site.
More than a thousand people flocked to Wythenshawe Park today for a mass Zumba session – as part of the town’s own version of London 2012.
Swimmers based at Manchester Aquatics Centre will be representing their country during the Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Thai Olympic hopefuls have arrived in Manchester to train for London 2012.
Levenshulme and Burnage Boxing Academy will officially open its doors on Friday 29 June at 7.15pm.
The last generation may have grown up inspired by Girl Power – but today’s youngsters in Wythenshawe have a new mantra all about willpower.
Northern Thunder were crowned champions at the nail biting final of the Fiat Netball Super League, their first ever Superleague victory.
A woman with a rare disease which means she can’t control how she moves has beaten the odds by learning how to swim again.
Manchester City Council is seeking residents’ views on proposed new swimming pools and libraries in Chorlton, Levenshulme and East Manchester.
The Manchester Primary School Squash competition saw three schools from across Manchester compete to be crowned Manchester Champions 2011-2012 at the National Squash Centre on Thursday 10 May.
The teacher who trained the wheelchair dance duo on last night's semi-finals of Britain's Got Talent (BGT), has spoken of his pride in both the act and art gaining national recognition.
A Normandy veteran who narrowly missed being selected for the 1948 London Olympics will be welcoming sports fans from across the world to Greater Manchester for this summer’s Olympic events.
Sprinter Clovis Asong, 17, and BMX Racer Valerie Zebrokova, 14, have both been selected onto their sport’s governing body’s programmes for talented athletes and are on course to become future Olympians.
Saturday 18 February saw Manchester City Council and the City of Manchester Water Polo Club begin a five year partnership that will help develop and promote the sport across the city.
Plans for a new £4.5 million football stadium in North Manchester with facilities which will benefit the wider community are moving forwards.